Posts Tagged ‘ NXNE ’

Field Trip! Broken Social Scene will return for one night at Arts & Crafts anniversary festival

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January 14, 2013
Arts & Crafts Field Trip poster

Anyone down for a Field Trip? Canada’s biggest independent record label Arts & Crafts turns 10 this year, and to celebrate Broken Social Scene will return for one night only for an indie all-star  music festival in Toronto on Saturday, 8 June. Also on the Field Trip bill are Feist, Bloc Party,...
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NXNE 2012 Preview

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June 5, 2012
Hooded Fang

North By North East, Toronto’s biggest and best music fest is nearly here! It all starts next week from 11-17 June. There are a LOT of bands on the bill for NXNE. 650, apparently. That’s a lot of bands! Who is going to be able to see all of those bands?...
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The Flaming Lips to play free Yonge-Dundas Square show at NXNE 2012

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April 17, 2012
The Flaming Lips' Wayne Coyne at Osheaga music festival 2011, Montreal - photo by Liz Keith, Music Vice

Flame on! THE FLAMING LIPS have been announced as Saturday night headliners for this year’s North By North East (NXNE) music festival in Toronto this June. Wayne Coyne and his fantastic band of merry-makers will light up Yonge-Dundas Square in Toronto on Saturday, 16 June at 22:00 with a free show....
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NXNE 2011 went punk so we made a zine! Get your copy now

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June 21, 2011
Milo Goes To Canada - Descendents front cover shot of special edition Music Vice NXNE zine

North By North East (NXNE) music festival came and went last week in Toronto in a flash. You may have thought we were sleeping or hungover like dogs here at Music Vice given the lack of NXNE reports online thus far (don’t fret, they’re coming!) but the truth is we had...
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NXNE soccer 2011! Today at 1.30pm

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June 19, 2011
NXNE Charity Soccer

Brendan Canning (red) and Adan van Koeverden battle for the ball at last year’s NXNE charity soccer (Brian Banks in background) NXNE 2011 in Toronto is coming to an end but not without a bang. Come nurse your post-festival hangover in the sun by watching the 5th annual NXNE ‘Put The...
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NXNE 2010 festival round-up part 2: further reviews

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June 25, 2010
NXNE 2010 festival round-up part 2: further reviews

NXNE Festival 2010 round-up part 2: further reviews The Festival: North By Northeast (NXNE) 2010 Where: Various venues across Toronto, Ontario, Canada When: 14-20 June 2010 In One Word: Girrrly Music Vice was out in force for North By Northeast (NXNE) music festival in Toronto this year. Our writer Andrea Mateka...
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NXNE 2010 round-up part 1 – festival review and photographs

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June 24, 2010
NXNE 2010 round-up part 1 – festival review and photographs

NXNE Festival 2010 round-up – full review and photos The Festival: North By Northeast (NXNE) 2010 Where: Various venues across Toronto, Ontario, Canada When: 14-20 June 2010 In One Word: Groundbreaking North By Northeast 2010 saw Toronto and Canada’s premier music festival move to a whole new level. I first experienced...
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Iggy and the Stooges at Dundas Square, Toronto – Concert review and photos

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June 20, 2010
Iggy and the Stooges at Dundas Square, Toronto – Concert review and photos

The Gig: Iggy and the Stooges – NXNE 2010 headliners Where: Dundas Square, Toronto, Ontario, Canada When: 19 June 2010 In One Word: Legendary On Saturday night Iggy and the Stooges, headliners of NXNE 2010, took to the stage at Dundas Square in Toronto. This free show attracted thousands of people,...
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Eagles of Death Metal at the Phoenix, Toronto, NXNE 2010 – Gig review and show photos

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June 17, 2010
Eagles of Death Metal at the Phoenix, Toronto, NXNE 2010 – Gig review and show photos

The Gig: Eagles of Death Metal and Small Sins at NXNE 2010 Where: Phoenix Concert Theatre, Toronto, ON, Canada When: 16 June 2010 In One Word: Devilish Just a fortnight after Virgin Mobile Canada left Canadian music fans disappointed with the cancellation of Virgin Festival for this year, the company scored...
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The Cunninghams interview – Toronto band at NXNE talk about their plans for the festival, Iggy Pop and Earl Grey tea

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June 15, 2010
The Cunninghams interview – Toronto band at NXNE talk about their plans for the festival, Iggy Pop and Earl Grey tea

The Cunninghams are one of the hundreds of independent Canadian bands performing at NXNE (North By North-East) festival this week in Toronto. On the eve of all the ensuing madness at NXNE, I caught up with three-quarters of the Cunninghams to find out about their preparations and hopes for the festival....
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