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A Conversation With: WHALE TOOTH

August 2, 2012 | 0 Comments

While at Edgefest last month I had the opportunity to sit down with home grown musical heroes Whale Tooth. With their latest release Search Party under their belts they took on the fest eager and...

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A Conversation With: The Elwins

June 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

While they were having a quick bite to eat with friends at the Choo Choo Diner before sound-checking for the show at the Phoenix The Elwins were nice enough to let me invade their dinner...

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A Conversation With: Five Alarm Funk

June 5, 2012 | 0 Comments

Recently I was lucky enough to sit down with 3 members of the Vancouver Funk Rock outfit, Five Alarm Funk. As I awaited their arrival on the patio at The Horseshoe Tavern I wasn’t sure...

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A Conversation With: Mark Martyre

May 25, 2012 | 0 Comments

Photo by Michael Glassman Mark Martyre is a singer, songwriter, published poet, musician and one of the nicest guys I’ve ever had the pleasure of sitting down and talking to. No stranger to the Toronto...

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A Conversation With: Teenage Kicks

September 13, 2011 | 0 Comments

Teenage Kicks have been taking over this city’s music scene over the last few months – selling out shows and drawing crowds and festivals like NXNE and Scenefest. In the sketchy back alley behind The...

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A Conversation With: Hey Ocean!

July 7, 2011 | 0 Comments

I recently had the opportunity to sit down with David Beckingham of Hey Ocean! Hailing from Vancouver this band stopped in Toronto on their seven-show tour to play the Horseshoe Tavern. Their evening was running a little...

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A Conversation With: Emily Mover

January 25, 2011 | 0 Comments

Emilie Mover is no stranger to the indie music scene here in Toronto. Chances are, if you’ve ever been to Tranzac in the Annex you’ve been lucky enough to cross paths with her; either while...

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A Conversation With: Clothes Make The Man

November 30, 2010 | 0 Comments

Recently off the high that was their EP Release Party (for reviews, click here, here, or here), Clothes Make The Man seem to be back on track with a second EP under their belt and...

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A Conversation With: The Stanfields

November 16, 2010 | 0 Comments

The Stanfields have faced their fair share of difficulties over the past couple of months. Most notably, a dead van forced lead singer Jon Landry to finish the band’s first tour solo. For a band...

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A Conversation with: Dan Mangan

October 27, 2010 | 0 Comments

Dan Mangan has created quite a name for himself. From playing shows to “10 to 20 people,” Mangan has catapulted himself into worldwide tours and sold out shows. We were lucky enough to have him...

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