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Gig review: Purity Ring at Sound Academy, Toronto

October 25, 2015
Purity Ring - photo Brian Banks,

Purity Ring returned to Toronto to play Sound Academy – photo Brian Banks (Field Trip, 2015) Who: Purity Ring Where: Sound Academy, Toronto When: 22 October 2015 In one word: Flawless Purity Ring...
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Cancer Bats interview – “Hey Instabands- Forget the cool hair and Instagram photos, just write good songs!”

October 6, 2015
Cancer Bats interview – “Hey Instabands- Forget the cool hair and Instagram photos, just write good songs!”

Liam Cormier and Mike Peter of Cancer Bats – photo Brian Banks Gemma Mastroianni caught up with Liam Cormier and Mike Peters from Cancer Bats at...
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13 Things to Remember from Riot Fest ‘15

September 23, 2015
Aerial crowd shot of Riot Fest 2015, Toronto - photo Alyna Paddon, Music Vice

Riot Fest 2015 in Toronto was definitely one to remember this year, why? Let’s take a look… Thousands braved a stormy weekend in Toronto for Riot Fest at Downsview Park Mud/Sand/Weather CRISIS I hope...
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Review: Time Festival 2015

August 17, 2015
Review: Time Festival 2015

Mac DeMarco at Time Festival – photo Alyna Paddon, Music Vice What: Time Festival 2015 Where: Fort York, Toronto When: 15 August 2015 In one word: Engaging I had never been to Time Festival before and was not very...
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Time Festival returning to Toronto on August 15 with Mac DeMarco, Die Antwoord, Ariel Pink

August 5, 2015
Mac DeMarco

Mac DeMarco is among the headliners at Time Fest – his new album Another One drops this week Time Festival is back and better than ever!...
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Field Trip 2015 – Saturday review with Alabama Shakes, Purity Ring, Arkells

June 9, 2015
Purity Ring - photo Brian Banks

Purity Ring at Field Trip Who: Field Trip Where: Fort York Garrison Creek Commons When: Saturday, 6 June 2015 In One Word: Amazing Field Trip 2015 was a major success. What a...
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The Antlers interview – Brookyln band on tour with Spoon this June

June 1, 2015
The Antlers - photo credit Mark Lemoine

The Antlers – photo: Mark Lemoine The Antlers are an indie rock band from Brooklyn New York, originating in 2006. The group comprises of Peter Silberman (vocals, composer), Michael Lerner (drums),...
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Field Trip 2015 Preview – The full weekend line-up and menu…

May 16, 2015
Alabama Shakes

Saturday night headliners Alabama Shakes Field Trip! Just beginning in 2013, Field Trip is back for a third year! It began as a celebration of “Arts and Crafts” 10th anniversary, until it...
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Fidlar at The Great Hall, Toronto – Gig review [CMW 2015]

May 4, 2015

Who: Fidlar at Canadian Music Week Where: The Great Hall, Toronto When: Friday, 1 May 2015 In One Word: Exceeding Alternative-punk band Fidlar from Los Angelas,California kicked off Canadian Music Week...
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CMW 2015 preview: Make the most of 10 days at Canadian Music Week in Toronto

April 27, 2015
Monster Truck

Iceland’s Of Monsters and Men: one of the headline acts at Canadian Music Week 2015 CMW 2015 Festival Preview: Ten Reasons to attend Toronto’s season-opener for festival season...
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