Justin Timberlake redeems himself sans breast slip in 2018 Super Bowl halftime show

(By: Lucas Iannetta) It was that time again yesterday for everyone’s favourite live concert: the Super Bowl halftime show, which this year featured Justin Timberlake. A lot of eyes were on Timberlake for his much-anticipated 2018 performance, 14 years after Janet Jackson had a breast slip while singing “Rock Your Body” onstage with the star. This year Janet Jackson wasn’t part of the show, but … Continue reading Justin Timberlake redeems himself sans breast slip in 2018 Super Bowl halftime show

60th annual Grammys faces backlash over awarding mostly male artists

(By: Rhea Singh) The 60th annual Grammy awards set out to present awards to a diverse array of winners that were nominated three months prior. Crowd expectation was that the much-anticipated show would celebrate the change in the industry through movements like #TimesUp. However, the show received heated backlash from viewers who believed it failed to deliver what should have been a progressive night and … Continue reading 60th annual Grammys faces backlash over awarding mostly male artists

Six can’t miss concerts in December

(By: Krizia Ramos) The semester is finally wrapping up, which means that there will soon be a long break from school. The weather might be cold, and snow is about to come, but don’t let that stop the joys of the holiday season. Get your wish list ready and check out these six concerts this December. iHeartRadio Jingle Ball Saturday, Dec. 9 Air Canada Centre … Continue reading Six can’t miss concerts in December

REVIEW: Dua Lipa’s Self-Titled Tour in Toronto

(By: Melissa Bennardo) For those of you who haven’t heard of Dua Lipa yet, she is definitely the one to listen to right now. You may have heard her featured in Martin Garrix’s hit song, “Scared to be Lonely,” but “New Rules” is how she really started climbing the Billboard charts. The song peaked at number 19 this week on Billboard’s Hot 100 list. But … Continue reading REVIEW: Dua Lipa’s Self-Titled Tour in Toronto

EXCLUSIVE: Elliott and Ezra of The Look Back Now on getting bigger, better and busier

(By: Laura Dalton) Well-established following the release of their EP ‘Dweeb,’ Toronto band The Look Back Now are currently playing a sporadic set of shows around the GTA to promote themselves. After a hectic summer of shows across Ontario, the band is ready to play for larger audiences with similar bands like Run Maggie Run and Family of Things. RUtv News sat down with lead … Continue reading EXCLUSIVE: Elliott and Ezra of The Look Back Now on getting bigger, better and busier

Review: The Look Back Now’s Halloween themed concert in Toronto

(By: Laura Dalton) A combo of three pop punk bands performed at Kensington Market’s Handlebar Oct. 28 for an adoring crowd. On the bill were headliners The Look Back Now and support acts Run Maggie Run and The Vikkies. The bar buzzed with the strums of the guitar and the beat of the drum as the opening band, The Vikkies, took the stage. They were … Continue reading Review: The Look Back Now’s Halloween themed concert in Toronto

Six must-see April concerts in the 6

(By: Angela McLean) There is no doubt that the month of April is showering Toronto music fans with a wide variety of great shows. An already-packed month of music is being bolstered on the national stage with the annual Canadian Music Week, taking place April 18-23 around the city. We have rounded up six of the best shows happening this month to add to your … Continue reading Six must-see April concerts in the 6

Review: National Ballet of Canada’s Cinderella proves Prince Charmings still exist

(By: Hilary Punchard) The National Ballet of Canada’s production of Cinderella was a success, their performances exceeding the long awaited hype. Cinderella is a Disney classic, setting a high standard for the performance. Some people who attended the show dressed in typical black dresses with their pashminas, while others dressed in pink tutus and tiaras like their favourite princess Cinderella. Not only was it a classic that … Continue reading Review: National Ballet of Canada’s Cinderella proves Prince Charmings still exist