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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...

Life After ‘Gaze Part 1: Lush and Pale Saints

These days, if you pick one of the key bands from the first peak of Shoegaze in the 90’s and ask “Whatever happened to...

Kuso review – Flying Lotus takes a leap into abstract body horror / comedy

Kuso is the feature length debut of Steven Ellison a.k.a musician Flying Lotus a.k.a. rapper Captain Murphy. It's not much of a surprise that...

The musical poetry of Canada: Great Lake Swimmers; Mark Martyre

Did you know you can disappear into a million-dollar Tom Thomson painting steeped in Canadiana, our history, and rugged beauty? Escape the threatening snow...

DJ KITTEN’S RADIO MIXTAPE #1

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Alison Moyet in Toronto Review & Photos

Alison Moyet live in Toronto at the Danforth Music Hall. Review by Jacqueline Howell & photos by Dave MacIntyre Alison Moyet doesn't perform her hit song...

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