Erika Wennerstrom: Sweet Unknown in Toronto

By Jacqueline Howell Erika Wennerstrom, the formidable voice behind mid-2000s success story Heartless Bastards, has also embarked on a solo project under her own name....

In Photos: Jake Bugg with NEFE at The Danforth Music Hall

English singer/songwriter Jake Bugg visited The Danforth Music Hall this past Saturday in support of his newest release Hearts That Strain.  Toronto was one of only...

Pete Fij and Terry Bickers – We Are Millionaires

As the summer turns and the shadows begin to lengthen, the soundtrack to the approaching autumn has already arrived. We Are Millionaires is the...

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,...

Pete Fij

One of Disarm's all time favourites, Pete Fij (Adorable, Polak, Fij and Bickers), has released this fantastic tribute to George Michael, another important artist...

Nothing’s Transcendent Bleakness

At Lee's Palace, NOTHING's music erupts; it doesn't wait to be asked, and yet it’s the antidote to what ails us and what still feels hopeless...

Hayden Calnin – Cut Love Pt. II

There is often a negative stigma attached to multi-part albums resulting from artists that are not able to discern between the tracks that belong on an...

Megan Bonnell – Magnolia

Magnolia, Canadian artist Megan Bonnell’s sophomore album, is powerful in its vulnerability. Each track plays like a vignette into the exciting, heart-breaking, and ground-shifting...

Lost Son – Self-Titled EP

There is this great dilemma that a large number of younger musicians and even a few established ones face in their careers. I am...

Hard Settle, Ain’t Troubled by Donovan Woods

Toronto-based folk singer Donovan Woods has built himself one hell of a career based on a concentration of brutally honest lyrics that have always...

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