. Who: The Bloody Beetroots What: Italian electro-DJ madness Where: Phoenix Concert Theatre, 410 Sherbourne St. Price: $31.50 Bonus: Venom masks with eyes that light up! Here’s the official music video for The Bloody Beetroots’ “Spank,” which was just released a couple of weeks ago: . That sums up their sound pretty accurately. (I may be […]Read more "The Bloody Beetroots Will Melt Your Face Off"
Here’s Metric’s “Artificial Nocturne” for you: . What: Indie Awards for CMF, Part II Who: Metric, Matt Mays, Diamond Rings & Yukon Blonde (See my previous post for a review of the first half of the SiriusXM Indie Awards) Moving right along: . Yukon Blonde Hannah and I saw Yukon Blonde open for Stars for […]Read more "Canadian Music Festival: Metric, Matt Mays, Diamond Rings & Yukon Blonde (Indie Awards, Part II)"
. Here is Cold Specks’ “Winter Solstice” to ease you into a chilly Wednesday: . What: SiriusXM Indie Awards, Canadian Music Festival Who: Metric, Matt Mays, Diamond Rings, Yukon Blonde, Cold Specks, The Wooden Sky, Canailles, & Cadence Weapon (just about as Canadian a lineup as you can get) Where: Kool Haus, […]Read more "Canadian Music Festival: 13th SiriusXM Indie Awards (Part I)"
What: Daedelus, Salva & Ryan Hemsworth (I missed Samo Sound Boy, unfortunately!) Where: Wrongbar, 1279 Queen Street West Price: $20.00 Bonus: A strong rum and diet coke, purchased from a nervous-looking bartender in a tank top Last week I ventured out to Wrongbar, which has become one of my favourite bars in Toronto due to […]Read more "Dancing with Myself (and Daedelus, Salva & Ryan Hemsworth)"
Thank you to everyone who read, liked, and shared my previous post, “How To Be A Slut.” I truly appreciate the feedback, since I think that this is an issue that needs to be talked about. Today, I received this comment on the post from someone with the name Realist Existentialist: “This is not a […]Read more "Update: How To Be Selfish"
. Have an awesome night out with your friend and old roommate, Leah, at the opening of a new tattoo parlour in Toronto. Meet a dozen lovely, open people. Have easy conversations about their terror of turning 30, their dreams of being a writer in Paris, their fathers who are electricians. Free wine flows generously; […]Read more "How To Be A Slut"