Liveblogging and Deep Reading A Fave Film: The Witch

By Jacqueline Howell We've covered the tremendous film The Witch on this site before, and like all great pieces of art, one is torn between...

Explosions in the Sky: A Revelation from Texas (Live Review & Photos)

By Jacqueline Howell In our plan for the 44-band strong TURF in Toronto, the festival that marks the end of the season locally, our Day...

WAYHOME DAY 1: AS GOOD AS IT GETS

A SHORT RECAP OF WAYHOME DAY 1: AS GOOD AS IT GETS Featuring… Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats, Foals, LCD Soundsystem, Mac DeMarco, Unknown...

Belly, the band who released the great 1995 album King, to Tour UK and...

When Tanya Donnelly announced in February that Belly, the great 90s Alternative rock band, was reuniting for a tour, it was enough to crash...

Listen To “Disintegration Anxiety” by Explosions In The Sky

Just yesterday I asked myself, “I wonder if Explosions in the Sky will ever release another album?” Thanks to the power of the Internet…and evidently...

If You Must Christmas, Christmas With This Music

Here is our alternative Christmas Playlist that has saved us through many an overdose of Christmas dross and the usual madness. The Darkness: Christmas Time:...

The Jamstik+ and My Ongoing Quest for Guitar-God Status

On my huge list of “things I want to do before I depart planet earth for good” are rather fantastical but obviously unattainable things...

Road Diaries: How to Travel Across America in Style – Nashville

Steve Pipps' Road Diaries (Part 1 of 4) Nashville: Barbeque, Bourbon and Random Acquaintances It’s a tough job to drive a car across the country. Worthwhile...

Photos And Review: Paul Weller at The Danforth Music Hall

Paul Weller, more affectionately known as The Modfather to his long-time fans and supporters, stopped by The Danforth Music Hall on Monday night in...

Wayward Pines: 10 Reasons to Get Lost in This Show

Wayward Pines: 10 Reasons to Get Lost in This Show (This Wayward Pines List was written after viewing episodes 1-4 and contains some minor plot...

RIDE Live Review and Photos: Toronto, Danforth Music Hall, June 2

Anticipation has been building globally since rumours began in late 2014 about Ride's reformation and rumblings about a major tour. Sometimes these "rumblings" are...

Diary of an Independent Filmmaker: Part 3

Diary of an Independent Filmmaker Part: 3 Finding a gremlin in a pond of monsters It was nearing the end of the summer in Texas and...