BOSCO sits in a room inside Toronto’s Mod Club. Knapsacks and duffle bags crowd the floor around her gold Reebok sneakers as she FaceTimes her mom. She is clad in … Read More
There are two things that come to mind when planning for Canadian Music Week (CMW): prioritization and time management.
While your average run-of-the-mill annual festival has a lifespan of two … Read More
It’s still easy to hear the chants for Joey Bada$$ between the head-banger filler music that separate the sets. As is common with any crowd that comes for its main … Read More
“It was crazy! I love this venue; I went to a couple shows here last year. To do a show at Tattoo is like a dream come true,” explains rapper … Read More
“This whole stuff is not new,” says American director Spike Lee, whose body of work has often been a potent exploration around issues of race. “People have cameras, we saw … Read More
It may be time to retire Toronto’s Screwface Capital moniker. If the crowds and responses during Canadian Music Week (CMW) this year for homegrown talent was any indication, then support … Read More
Throughout the years, Toronto venue Tattoo has delivered many high-octane performances and this year’s shows during Canadian Music Week were no different.
What was supposed to be an event headlined … Read More
“You’ve got to travel, travel the long road,” belts out Canadian R&B/Soul Queen Jully Black, in a call and repeat session with a packed Phoenix Concert Theatre in Toronto.
It’s … Read More
When a music festival descends on a town, the excitement is palpable. The chance to see a wide variety of artists crammed into a few days is enticing for music … Read More
As one of the first Sub-Saharan counter culture heroes, Fela Kuti has inspired generations with his music and message. In 2009, award-winning director and choreographer Bill T. Jones looked at … Read More