Weekend Links & News Round Up

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The Killers Pulled Up to the Foot of our Driveway: Wayhome 2016 review

The Killers, Sunday July 24, Wayhome Music and Arts Festival, Oro-Medonte, Burl's Creek  (north of Toronto). The Killer's frontman and songwriter Brandon Flowers is smiling...

Cat Marnell and Jane Pratt’s Bad Breakup: On Branding, Journalism, and Drugs

Raise your hand if you have ever said you would "kill" to be an editor in New York City with a legendary woman who...

Confessions of a Mother Mother Mother

If you ask a teenager who their favourite band is, nine times out of ten they can tell you. Usually emphatically. As people get...

Metric, Shad, A Tribe Called Red, Wolf Parade & Dilly Dally at Wayhome Festival...

THE BEST OF OUR FEST Highlights of the stuffed full of goodness Wayhome 2016 lineup included  a strong roster of Canadian bands. It's a great...

What the world needs now, is Bjork, sweet Bjork: reflections

The Bjork babies are dancing In an open space between the crowded, loud, die hard fans and the hillside couples lying back with their to-go...

Bestival Toronto Day One: Bad Weather is Banished and Families are Welcome

Bestival Toronto returned for its second year in the city in a new home, Woodbine Park in Toronto's east end. A big change from...

Third Eye Blind Shine On at Wayhome 2016 Review & Photos

Third Eye Blind has been in the news very recently. They've been in that news that everyone is stuck in right now, the muck...
Step On magazine

Most Of My Heroes Don’t Appear on No Stamps

“Most of my heroes don’t appear on no stamps” – Public Enemy, Fight the Power - 1988 “Basquiat at the AGO: Separating the art from...

Bonnaroo Travelogue: Anything Can Happen

Anything can happen! Anything can happen! Anything can happen!!!!!! My best friend Rochelle and I roared this joyful refrain along with Ellie Goulding at the top of...

An Interview with Toronto Graffiti Artist EGR

By Jacqueline Howell We are big fans of street art both local and international, so when we had the chance to attend a live art...

Basquiat, Madonna, Pop Junk Food, and Art Gold

  Here’s what Basquiat knew about Madonna before she even had her first record out: that a copyright symbol would be right after her too-ironic...