Glyde Barbey

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Young Magic at Wrongbar, Toronto – Gig review – NXNE

June 18, 2012
Young Magic at Wrongbar, Toronto - photo Glyde Barbey, Music Vice

The Gig: Young Magic Where: Wrongbar, Toronto, Canada When: 14 June 2012 In One word: Messed I wanna say I like Young Magic, but I wasn’t particularly affected by their show on Wednesday night. I did see the sound technician zero in on his phone a lot, to the point were...
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Album review: Rikers – Islands

May 9, 2012
Rikers - Islands

Title: Islands Artist: Rikers Label: Warner Music Canada/Anthem Released: 17 April 2012 In One Word: Self-proclaiming  If I was stuck on a desert, Yellowknife island, I would love this shit. However, I’m not at all. Nor are a lot of people. Funnily enough, one song goes, “I am an island. I...
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Album review: Mak – Mak

April 30, 2012
Mak - Mak album artwork

Title: Mak Artist: Mak Label: L-A be Released: 10 January 2012 In One Word: Linear Mak, a five year old band have now come out with their new and first self-titled album, Mak. My first impression? “oooOOoooh.” My second impression? Why the Ooh?” I never seem to trust if bands are...
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Album review: Eight and a Half – Scissors

April 25, 2012
Eight and a Half - Scissors album artwork

Title: Scissors Artist: Eight and a Half Label: Arts & Crafts Released: 12 April 2012 In one word: Clarifying Eight and a Half equals Justin Peroff (Broken Social Scene’s drummer) plus Dave Hamelin and Liam O’Neil (both of The Stills). Do you know what I hear when I hear this long...
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Dirty Mags at Lee’s Palace, Toronto (CMW 2012) – Concert review

March 28, 2012
Dirty Mags group photo

Dirty Mags – photo Facebook The Gig: Dirty Mags at Canadian Music Week (CMF) 2012 When: Thursday 23 March 2012 Where: Lee’s Palace One Word: Disruptive Dirty Mags have come a long was since first forming a couple of years ago. They’ve always had edge. They’ve always had shit disturbers in...
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Paint at The Painted Lady, Toronto (CMW 2012) – Concert review

March 24, 2012
Paint at The Painted Lady, Toronto (CMW 2012) – Concert review

Paint – photo by Jason H. Guitard The Gig: Paint – Canadian Music Week CMF showcase Where: The Painted Lady, Toronto, Canada When: 21 March 2012 In One Word: Drab Paint is a great example of a band who play rock music to develop their self-esteem. Each musician performs their own...
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