In Photos: iHeartRadio Fanfest at REBEL during Canadian Music Week 2018

(By: Angela McLean) While Canadian Music Week serves as a launch pad for many emerging artists, it also provides opportunities for fans to see their favourite local and international talents share a stage. iHeartRadio’s second annual Fanfest event at REBEL on May 11 was the perfect showcase of homegrown talents who have made it big and their stateside friends who keep coming back for more. … Continue reading In Photos: iHeartRadio Fanfest at REBEL during Canadian Music Week 2018

Six concerts you can’t miss this September

(By: Sarah Chew) School may have started, but the fun isn’t over yet. This month a bunch of new artists are hitting the stage in Toronto and we’ve got the deets. So, instead of spending that OSAP money on textbooks you’ll never use this semester, invest in a good time and grab some tickets to these upcoming shows. Continue reading to check out six concerts … Continue reading Six concerts you can’t miss this September

Expectations vs. Reality: 6 Fest and its “Special Guest”

(By: Nicole Di Donato) Ryerson students are upset that Drake didn’t touch the stage at this year’s 6 Fest. The past two shows that the Ryerson Students’ Union organized featured Drake as the surprise guest, setting high expectations for festival goers. Drake last made a surprise appearance in May at Ryerson’s 6 Cent concert alongside rapper Future’s DJ, DJ Esco. Being the back-to-back special guest … Continue reading Expectations vs. Reality: 6 Fest and its “Special Guest”

Ryerson’s 6 Fest sets the stage for more

(By: Angela McLean) On an open lot in downtown Toronto, a slew of hip-hop, R&B and rap artists and DJs devoted their Canadian Thanksgiving weekend to putting on a show for several thousand students as part of the Ryerson Students’ Union’s 6 Fest. Undoubtedly the RSU’s biggest event to date, it was unfortunately riddled with, and at times overshadowed by, controversy over a lack of … Continue reading Ryerson’s 6 Fest sets the stage for more