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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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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...

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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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Brews Willis

VIDEO: Brews Willis “Great Energy”

April 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

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...

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Man Man


October 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

Man Man is an indie rock band that negates the need to be understood, quite simply, they need to be experienced. Whether it’s listening to their records or seeing them live, their lyrics and their...

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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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Murray A Lightburn


September 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

Most folks know Murray A. Lightburn as the fearless leader of Canadian indie rockers, The Dears. Here’s a fun fact for you though: for the last 2 years he has channeled all his energy into...

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Here we are, our last night of blindly choosing shows. AKA the last night of me and Jeff’s NXNE 2013 Adventure. Single Mothers @ The Horseshoe Craziness. Complete and utter madness. Moshing, spitting and all...

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To kick off our third night of musical conquests we made our way back to the Arts & Crafts Pop Up Venue.  We both really dug the atmosphere of place and were eager to hit...

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Bear Mountain


June 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

Ian Bevis, Kyle Statham, Kenji Rodriguez, Greg Bevis are the four gents that make up Bear Mountain, an electronic, dance rock band from Vancouver. While they were down for NXNE they took the time to...

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