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August 25th, 2013 – Photo set from Riot Fest at Fort York, featuring Iggy and the Stooges, The Weakerthans, Rocket from the Crypt, Dinosaur Jr., Best Coast, The Flatliners, and Single Mothers....

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August 24th, 2013 – Photo set from Riot Fest at Fort York, featuring A Day to Remember, Pierce the Veil, Every Time I Die, Mayday Parade, Grade, The Ghost Inside & Structures....

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Maylee Todd

SummerWorks Music Series: Maylee Todd

August 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

My SummerWorks ticket said bring a beach blanket. Maylee Todd had me like Jerry Maguire with the mention of props at her show. Aware that the concept of the show was a planetarium, I was...

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SummerWorks is always a good marker of when we are entering the twilight of the summer season.  I could feel a slight chill in the air as I walked to Black Box Theatre, as though...

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The Grove Music Festival

The Grove Music Festival: Photos

August 6, 2013 | 1 Comments

Photo set featuring the opening acts from The Grove Music Festival: Nightbox, Young Empires, Waaves, Palma Violets, and Earl Sweatshirt. Photos of The Gaslight Anthem, Girl Talk, Hot Chip, and Phoenix plus a full festival...

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The Grove Music Festival

The Grove Music Festival

August 5, 2013 | 1 Comments

After carefully sidestepping the hordes of Caribana revelers that littered the Lakeshore and wrangling a media pass through cheap lies and trickery, I arrived at Fort York around 6pm in time to catch New Jersey’s...

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The Arkells @ Toronto Urban Roots Festival

TURF Day 2: Friday Night Lights

July 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

The first precipitation of the weekend occurred early Friday evening.  However, the spirits of those in attendance would not be dampened.  The credit for this exuberance would have to be attributed to JD McPherson and...

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Rob Ford.  Crack-cocaine.  Gawker.  Drug dealers. Police raids.  No matter where in the world you lay your head or where you punch your clock, chances are you have heard about the alleged and actual antics...

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SoHo Ghetto

A Conversation With: SoHo Ghetto

June 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

While on the road to kick-start their Summerfest Tour, at a random truck stop outside of Ottawa, Marc-Antoine Robertson, lead singer of the 6-piece Nova Scotia band SoHo Ghetto, took the time to talk to...

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Bear Mountain

A CONVERSATION WITH: 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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