Here is Gabrielle Papillon’s video for “Turn Left,” which was shot by Southern Souls (an amazing music/video project worth checking out!): . Who: Catriona Sturton, Gabrielle Papillon & Ria Mae Where: Cameron House, 408 Queen Street West Price: $10 Bonus: Adorable buttons featuring polar bears and deer with harmonicas; catching up with old friends The […]Read more "Raw Talent at Cameron House: Catriona Sturton, Gabrielle Papillon & Ria Mae"
Here is Daedelus’s “Flying Sail” (featuring Computer Jay) for a bit of a late-afternoon pick-me-up. I will hopefully be going to see Daedelus, Salva and Ryan Hemsworth at Wrong Bar this coming week, if all goes according to plan. Imagine this magic, live: . Where: 1602 Dundas West, 1602 Dundas West What: Anne’s birthday party! […]Read more "Make Friends… With Scotch."
We can go where we want to A place your friends will never find, ‘Cuz your friends don’t dance, and if they don’t dance Then they’re no friends of mine! “The Safety Dance” has a simple yet potent message, as well as a trippy, Lord-of-the-Rings-esque music video. Warning: this song worms its way into your […]Read more "More Musical Encounters: Men Without Hats!"
Happy Friday! Here is Bobby Day’s rendition of “Rockin’ Robin” to tickle your ears: . My lovely old friend Scott appeared in Toronto for a visit somewhat unexpectedly on Wednesday. Fortunately, rather than staying for just the anticipated 12-hour layover between flights, he has opted to stay for the week. This type of spontaneous trip […]Read more "Sushi, Red Wine and Jazz on St. Clair West"