EXCLUSIVE: Yoke Lore talks headlining tour and ‘Goodpain’ EP

(By: Angela McLean) The human experience is at the heart of everything Adrian Galvin does. Better known by his stake moniker Yoke Lore, Galvin is, above all, interested in stories about people and their relationships with the world and everything in it. The result is soul-driven, indie pop that’s won the hearts of touring partners like Overcoats and Elliot Moss, streaming platforms like Spotify that … Continue reading EXCLUSIVE: Yoke Lore talks headlining tour and ‘Goodpain’ EP

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

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

Show Spotlight: Elliot Moss returns to Toronto with new music and new show

(By: Angela McLean) The dictionary definition of a boomerang states that it is a curved flat piece of wood that can be thrown so as to return to the thrower. A similar definition could be attributed to Elliot Moss’ music. From start to finish, whether it is on a single song or full EP, Moss takes his listeners on a journey. His infectious beats carry … Continue reading Show Spotlight: Elliot Moss returns to Toronto with new music and new show

EXCLUSIVE: Astrid S talks ‘Party’s Over’ and girl power

(By: Angela McLean) Despite the name of her forthcoming EP, the party is definitely not over for Norweigan singer-songwriter Astrid S; in fact, it is just getting started. First, take it back to 2015 when an 18-year-old Astrid released her first major label single, “2AM.” Fellow Norweigan producer Matoma not only remixed the track but also invited Astrid to sing on “Running Out,” their smash … Continue reading EXCLUSIVE: Astrid S talks ‘Party’s Over’ and girl power

Review: Dua Lipa blew minds at Toronto headlining debut

(By: Angela McLean) If you have not heard of her yet, Dua Lipa is an artist you are definitely going to be hearing a lot from in 2017 – for good reason. The 21-year-old London-based singer-songwriter headlined the Mod Club in Toronto on Feb. 27 and performed to a sold-out crowd eager to hear music off her upcoming self-titled debut album, due out June 2. … Continue reading Review: Dua Lipa blew minds at Toronto headlining debut

Review: Jon Bellion returns to Toronto bigger and better than ever

(By: Angela McLean) On October 24, American singer/songwriter/rapper Jon Bellion’s single, “All Time Low,” cracked the top 20 at American pop radio. The next day, the song entered the list of the top 20 most Shazamed songs in the United States. Then, just a few days later on October 27, Bellion played a sold out show at Toronto’s The Phoenix Concert Theatre for over 1,000 … Continue reading Review: Jon Bellion returns to Toronto bigger and better than ever

Review: Drake ends his Summer Sixteen tour at home

(By: Amreen Kullar) Drake and Future lit up Toronto’s Air Canada Centre on Saturday night, Oct. 8, with their last show of the Summer Sixteen tour. The “6 God” was forced to cancel the remainder of his shows for the tour (and probably 6 Fest) due to an ongoing ankle injury, which came as a disappointment to many of his fans. This concert was the … Continue reading Review: Drake ends his Summer Sixteen tour at home

EXCLUSIVE: Elliot Moss talks travelling at ‘Highspeeds’

(By: Angela McLean) Indie electronic artist Elliot Moss has been buzzed about as an artist to watch, and for good reason. The 22-year-old multi-instrumentalist has been touring nonstop since last year in support of his debut album, ‘Highspeeds.’ He started working on the album during his sophomore year of high school, a time that is typically filled with plenty of excitement and confusion. The songs … Continue reading EXCLUSIVE: Elliot Moss talks travelling at ‘Highspeeds’

Drake postpones Toronto Summer Sixteen shows

(By: Angela McLean) Looks like Drake isn’t playing with this sprained ankle, boy. The rap superstar is pulling the plug on a handful of upcoming tour dates, including his Toronto shows this weekend, due to an ankle injury. In an unfortunate post to the October’s Very Own blog earlier this afternoon, Drake announced the postponement of shows in Toronto on Oct. 8 and 9 (UPDATE: Live Nation … Continue reading Drake postpones Toronto Summer Sixteen shows