NXNE Music Festival Returns June 16-25 to Toronto

Kaytranada, Post Malone, Passion Pit, Sleigh Bells, The Soul Rebels featuring Talib Kweli, Yukon Blonde, Twin Peaks, BLAJK and many more diverse artists head up...

Marlon Chaplin

Local Toronto rock and roller, and friend to us at Disarm, Marlon Chaplin, is celebrating the 1-year anniversary of his debut EP release Wanderer By...

Canadian Music Week Round Up

2017's Canadian Music Week (CMW) landed in Toronto at a time when the city's live music, and the state of the city's music venues,...

Marlon Chaplin: CMW Review & Interview

Marlon Chaplin made his mark on Canadian Music Week with two shows (at Supermarket and the delightfully atmospheric new home of The Hideout). Playing...

The Wedding Present: Essential Detours & the 2017 Live Experience

The best of our modern rock music is not made from the wish-fulfillment posturing of an Oasis, or the detached irony of so much...

The Foreign Resort Canadian Tour: Feature / Review and Pics

Update: The Foreign Resort can next be seen in Denmark, Germany and The Czech Republic from late May (with Dead Leaf Echo) and into...

The Foreign Resort

Our friends from Copenhagen, Denmark have a new song! The Foreign Resort combine the shadowy mysticism of The Cure’s Pornography era with a driving production aesthetic...

Beautiful Nothing

Musically, an eighties ignited sphere of driving electronics, thick, grimace-inducing bass lines and soaring, dissonant guitar lines that would speak to the Pixies in...

In Photos: Night Owl Fest at The Silver Dollar Room

Photos from 2016's Night Owl Fest at the Silver Dollar Room, Toronto. All photos by contributing photographer Steve Danyleyko

Purple Love Balloon: Shiiine On Weekender Wrap & Photos

Reflecting on 72 hours.  Our Shiiine On Weekender Diary. Story by Jacqueline Howell & Dave MacIntyre, Photos by Dave MacIntyre. It’s near closing time. Paul...

Echobelly: Anarchy & Alchemy at Shiiine On Weekender

Story by Jacqueline Howell, Photos by Dave MacIntyre Shiiine On Weekender (landing in mid-November for its second great year, with year 3/ 2017 already booking...

The Resurrection and the Light: Cover Bands at Shiiine On Weekender

Story by Jacqueline Howell, photos by Dave MacIntyre The Cover Bands at Shiiine On Weekender 2016 were part of an after-1o pm slate of programming...