• Megan Bonnell - CMW 2014
    09 2014 May

    CMW 2014: Underdogs Spotlight – Megan Bonnell

    Continuing on with our Underdog Spotlight series, we went and caught Megan Bonnell‘s set at The Mod Club this passed Tuesday. Megan is no stranger to our site; we’ve seen her live a couple of times, but this time around it was a touch different....

  • Ian Kelly - 2013 - Photo Credit Martin Girard
    07 2014 May

    CMW 2014: Underdogs Spotlight – Ian Kelly

    Hey hey CMWers, we’re doing things a little differently this year. In a sea of countless acts making their way through our city this CMW it’s easy to be overwhelmed. In addition to seeing our regular loves, I think it’s important to take the time...

  • Teenage Kicks
    05 2014 May

    Shoe Gets Teenage Kicked

    (*not a real shoe, not actual teenagers) If the title is slightly awkward, that’s because it describes me when I arrived at the legendary Horseshoe Tavern on the last Friday of April, back when we still believed in spring. Allow me to explain: Indie88 volunteers...

  • Teenage Kicks - Spoils of Youth
    26 2014 April

    Teenage Kicks – Spoils of Youth

    Who else was on the emotional and confusing roller-coaster of the Teenage Kicks chronicles of 2011-2014? Jeff left, Pete was hurt, Pete decided to go on without him, yet we all remember that heartbreaking seemingly breakup-ish feeling show they rocked at The Horseshoe in 2012....

  • Brews Willis
    15 2014 April

    VIDEO: Brews Willis “Great Energy”

    Ok guys, I’m just gonna be straight up honest here: it has been for-effing-EVER since I’ve posted anything to The Take. First of all, I’m sorry: I haven’t forgotten you all, 2014 has just been a whirlwind. Where the shit did the time go? ANYHOW!...

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Continuing on with our Underdog Spotlight series, we went and caught Megan Bonnell‘s set at The Mod Club this passed Tuesday. Megan is no stranger to our site; we’ve seen her live a couple of...

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Teenage Kicks

Shoe Gets Teenage Kicked

May 5, 2014 | 0 Comments
Braids @ The Great Hall

BRAIDS w/ Hundred Waters & Kodak To Graph

April 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

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Continuing on with our Underdog Spotlight series, we went and caught Megan Bonnell‘s set at The Mod Club this passed Tuesday. Megan is no stranger to our site; we’ve seen her live a couple of...

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Teenage Kicks

Shoe Gets Teenage Kicked

May 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

(*not a real shoe, not actual teenagers) If the title is slightly awkward, that’s because it describes me when I arrived at the legendary Horseshoe Tavern on the last Friday of April, back when we...

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Fuck Buttons

Fuck Buttons at Wrongbar

October 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

I don’t normally write… things, so I apologize ahead of time. I arrived to the Wrongbar and it was pretty dead so I grabbed a spot to the side of the stage where I could...

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Tom Odell @ The Great Hall

Jane’s Party & Tom Odell at The Great Hall

September 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

I love The Great Hall and I love Jane’s Party, seeing as to how it’s been a while since I’ve reviewed a show, I had no excuse to pass this amazing opportunity up. Starting strong...

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Teenage Kicks - Spoils of Youth

Teenage Kicks – Spoils of Youth

April 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Who else was on the emotional and confusing roller-coaster of the Teenage Kicks chronicles of 2011-2014? Jeff left, Pete was hurt, Pete decided to go on without him, yet we all remember that heartbreaking seemingly...

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On the inside of Gordon’s jacket, there is a list delineating some of the band’s favourite Gordons. It’s a long list, long enough to make me suspect that toward the end they may have just...

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The Belle Game is an excellent example of a band with a sound, the kind of sound that makes them recognizable from only the opening ether of a song. An unintended consequence of a band...

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Raine Maida

Raine Maida – We All Get Lighter

March 12, 2013 | 1 Comments

Let me preface this review by saying that you should listen to this album. We All Get Lighter by Raine Maida is a wonderful and fascinating work by a man with a singular amalgam of...

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