Glyde Barbey

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Interview with Brandon Stansell

June 23, 2018
Interview with Brandon Stansell

Meeting Brandon Stansell at Stagecoach festival last weekend was exactly what I needed. He’s got that sincerity and tenderness you’ll want to hear on your road trip playlist to soak in quietly. My favourite songs of his are “Slow Down” and “Dear John” because they remind me of feelings I try...
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Shakey Graves at Arroyo Seco

June 23, 2018
Shakey Graves at Arroyo Seco

It’s definitely a hot day in Pasadena. I can’t tell if its front man’s Alejandro Rose-Garcia’s shower of sweat letting me know about the weather, or maybe THAT HE’S KILLING IT ON STAGE at Arroyo Seco music festival this weekend! Shakey Graves has been performing since 2007 and that energy you...
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Interview with Adam Doleac at Stagecoach Festival

May 2, 2018
Interview with Adam Doleac at Stagecoach Festival

I met Adam Doleac at this years’ Stagecoach festival towering over an already very tall lady. I couldn’t help but feel intimidated by him, which I’m sure isn’t an unfamiliar feeling to the tall kind, but I don’t think it was that this time. It felt was the overwhelming presence of...
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Secret Sign – Fever Dance EP

March 26, 2018
Secret Sign – Fever Dance EP

    Hey guys! It’s been a minute. So I thought, I’d come Back to The Future with this gem of EP called Fever Dance from the Toronto based band Secret Sign. Very reminiscent of some of my favourite teen 80’s movies like “Desperately Seeking Susan” and “Valley Girl” (and we...
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Wintersleep June 14th 2013 at the Danforth Music Hall – NXNE gig review

June 23, 2013
Wintersleep June 14th 2013 at the Danforth Music Hall – NXNE gig review

Who: Wintersleep When: Saturday June 14th 2013| Where: The Danforth Music Hall One Word: Spiritual So I have heard from a little Halifax bird that Wintersleep is always a good show but they play all over the East Coast. They are from Halifax. So is my eastern song loving bird. I...
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Dinosaur Bones at The Danforth Music Hall, NXNE 2013 – Gig review

June 22, 2013
Dinosaur Bones at Danforth Music Hall, NXNE 2013 - photo Glyde Barbey, Music Vice

Dinosaur Bones at Danforth Music Hall – photo Glyde Barbey, Music Vice Magazine Who: Dinosaur Bones Where: The Danforth Music Hall When: Saturday June 15th, 2013 One word: Complimentary It’s difficult to draw a crowd out to the east end. Us kids would rather stick to a safe pedaling distance within...
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July Talk at The Mod Club, NXNE 2013 – Gig Review

June 16, 2013
July Talk at the Mod Club, Toronto - NXNE 2013 - photo by Glyde Barbey

Who: July Talk Where: The Mod Club When: Thursday June 14th 2013 In One Word: Complete Singer Leah Fay of July Talk announced last night, “I hope you all have a lovely summer without me Toronto. We are leaving at 8am tomorrow morning for our tour… We might catch you at...
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Invasions at the Silver Dollar, NXNE 2013 – Gig Review

June 15, 2013

Who: Invasions Where: Silver Dollar Room for NXNE When: Thursday July 14th 2013 One word: Progressive The Silver Dollar Room is such a well deserved, glorified dive. So much of Toronto’s culturally defining bands start at the Dollar, or end. It is, and has always been, the womb of one scene...
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Chvrches at The Hoxton, Toronto – Gig review

June 13, 2013
Chvrches

Who: Chrvches Where: The Hoxton, Toronto When: Wednesday 12 June, 2013 In One Word™:  Uplifting Chvrches. Reminds me of Bvlgari. I never knew how to pronounce that v until my young mind was informed it is latin for the ‘u’ sound. Chvrches! I like your joke! If it is one… They...
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Travis Murphy at Lula Lounge, Toronto – Gig review and photos

August 29, 2012
Travis Murphy at Lula Lounge, Toronto - photo Brian Banks, Music Vice

The Gig: Travis Murphy online CD release party Where: Lula Lounge, Toronto, Canada When: 23 August 2012 In One Word: Withheld After two years of rehearsing in the darkness Travis Murphy celebrates the online release of his album Aland and performs at Lula Lounge Thursday, August 23rd. I have to say this...
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