nxne 2011

I’ve been told good things about Dora Alexander. That is, I hadn’t heard bad things. But when I heard them play at Velvet Underground that night, I can understand how they’ve kept a positive reputation....

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Despite the lack of variation in his tunes Diamond Rings was givin’er at Yonge & Dundas Square on night 3 of NXNE. I mean really, you’ve got to take a step back and consider how...

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NXNE Day 2: METZ & Fucked Up Play YDS

June 27, 2011 | 0 Comments

No time to waste. Thursday was fantastic, but that goes without saying because NXNE has a reputation to uphold, and it did not let me down. I left work early to be on time for...

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Britton Allison, the female lead for The Cavaliers is quite possibly the most beautiful woman I’ve ever seen. Her beauty is only exemplified by how musically talented she is. Her voice is what brought the...

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NXNE Day 1: Nevado Records Showcase

June 23, 2011 | 0 Comments

The Rivoli performance area is really a beautiful space. I actually didn’t even know it existed until I wandered into it one night during CMW (I know, I know, I’m a bad Torontonian). I had...

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NXNE Day 1: M for Montreal

June 20, 2011 | 0 Comments

What up NXNE! Having never been to you before, minus a free Sloan show last year, I was thrilled to roam the streets with an all-access pass. That being said, I got started a bit...

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