By: Staff – With newly minted memories of their CalJam 2017 triumph still fresh in the eyes and ears of 30,000+ true rock believers, and with Concrete and Gold still riding high in the charts worldwide since its international #1 debut, Foo Fighters have announced the first 2018 North American dates of the Concrete and Gold world … Continue reading
Photos by: Josh Ladouceur – Heavy Metal band GWAR, who released their fourteenth album, The Blood of Gods, on October 20th, 2017 via Metal Blade, which serves a the band’s first album without founding member Dave Brockie, who died in 2014, performed at the Opera House in Toronto last night (Oct. 22nd) with Oakland, CA-based thrash … Continue reading
By: Staff – The stars of the wildly popular award-winning comedy series Letterkenny have announced they’ll be hitting the road for “Letterkenny Live!”, a 90-minute comedy experience, starring Jared Keeso (Wayne), Nathan Dales (Daryl), K Trevor Wilson (Dan) and Mark Forward (Coach), kicking off in Halifax on February 28th. The 26-city tour promises to feature original sketches … Continue reading
Photos by: Kris Cortes – Alt-Rock band PVRIS, who released their second album, All We Know of Heaven, All We Need of Hell, on August 25th, 2017 via Rise, which featured the singles “Heaven”, “What’s Wrong”, and “Anyone Else”, performed at the Riviera Theatre in Chicago last night (Oct. 22nd) with Canadian electropop singer-songwriter Lights, who released her fourth album, … Continue reading
Photos by: Ciara Glagola – Indie Rock band Bad Suns, who released their second album, Disappear Here, on September 16th, 2016 via Vagrant, performed at St. Andrew’s Hall in Detroit last night (Oct. 21st).
Photos by: Kyle Simmons – The 2017 Aftershock Festival took place at Discovery Park in Sacramento, CA last night (Oct. 21st), which featured performances by industrial rock band Nine Inch Nails, who released their newest EP, Add Violence, on July 19th, 2017 via The Null Corporation, alt-Rock supergroup A Perfect Circle, who released their newest song The Doomed” … Continue reading
Photos by: Anton Mak – Toronto-based hip-hop artist Tory Lanez, who released his debut album, I Told You, on August 19th, 2016 via Interscope, which featured production by Benny Blanco, Cashmere Cat, Two Inch Punch and Noah Breakfast, among others, and which featured the singles “Say It”, and “Luv”, performed at the Phoenix Concert Theatre in Toronto last night (Oct. 21st) with Toronto-based … Continue reading
Photos by: David McDonald – Indie Rock band The War On Drugs, who released their fourth album, A Deeper Understanding, on August 25th, 2017 via Atlantic, which featured the singles “Thinking of a Place”, “Holding On”, “Strangest Thing”, “Pain”, and “Up All Night”, performed at Massey Hall in Toronto last night (Oct. 21st) with Youngstown, Ohio-based folk band The Building, … Continue reading
Photos by: Gina Garcia – Blues Rock singer-songwriter ZZ Ward, who released her second album, The Storm, on June 30th, 2017 via Hollywood, which featured the singles “Help Me Mama”, and “Cannonball”, and which reached number 1 on the Billboard Blues Albums chart, performed at the Hammerstein Ballroom in New York City last night with Nashville-based alternative folk-rock band … Continue reading
Photos by: Anton Mak – Toronto-based jazz/hip-hop band BadBadNotGood, who released their newest album, IV, on July 8th, 2017 via Arts & Crafts, performed at Massey Hall in Toronto last night (Oct. 20th), which featured guest appearances by Jay Electronica, River Tiber, and Charlotte Day Wilson.
Photos by: Natasha Priya – Toronto-based indie rock band Broken Social Scene, who released their fifth album, Hug of Thunder, on July 7th, 2017 via Arts & Crafts, performed at the Commodore Ballroom in Vancouver last night (Oct. 20th).
Photos by: Katrina Lat – Singer-Songwriter Billy Corgan, who is best known as the frontman of iconic 90s rock band Smashing Pumpkins, and who released his second solo album, Ogilala, on October 13th, 2017 via Martha’s Music/Reprise/BMG, performed at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre in Toronto last night (Oct. 20th).
Photos by: Anton Mak – Toronto-based R&B band Majid Jordan, who released their second album, The Space Between, on October 27th, 2017 via OVO/Warner Bros., which featured the singles “Phases”, “One I Want”, “My Imagination”, and “Body Talk”, performed at the Great Hall in Toronto on October 19th with Toronto-based R&B singer-songwriter Allie, who released her newest album, Nightshade, in … Continue reading
By: Staff – Bishop Briggs dropped a new video for her single “Dream” today. Directed by Dano Cerny (The Chainsmokers’ “Closer”, Elle King’s “Good Girls”) and shot on location in Los Angeles, the Wes Anderson-inspired video follows Briggs through a never-ending dream where she finds the strength to overcome depth and darkness. Watch it below! “I’m … Continue reading
By: Curtis Sindrey – The Art Gallery of Ontario’s newest exhibition, Guillermo Del Toro: At Home With Monsters, turns the AGO into a haunted house filled with demons, ghosts, ghouls, and the occasional prosthetic leg, and serves as a definitive look into the mind of one of Hollywood’s most celebrated directors. Co-curated by Britt Salvesen of LACMA, Jim Shedden of the … Continue reading
Photos by: Kevin Tosh – Acclaimed alternative rock band The Afghan Whigs, who released their eighth album, In Spades, on May 5th, 2017 via Sub Pop, which followed up their 2014 album, Do To The Beast, which served as their first album in 14 years, performed at the Showbox in Seattle last night (Oct. 18th) … Continue reading
Photos by: Stephan Ordonez – Music streaming platform Tidal held their third annual TIDAL X: Brooklyn charity concert at Barclays Centre in Brooklyn, New York on October 17th, which featured appearances by JAY-Z, Jennifer Lopez, DJ Khaled, Kaskade, Chris Brown, Cardi B, Fat Joe, Remy Ma, Daddy Yankee, Yo Gotti, A$AP Ferg, Vic Mensa, Fifth Harmony, Joey … Continue reading
Photos by: David McDonald – Hard Rock artist Andrew W.K., who is expected to release a new as of yet untitled new album on March 2nd, 2018 via Sony, performed at the Opera House in Toronto on October 17th, 2017.
Photos by: Meghan Lee – Indie Rock band Dinosaur Jr, who released their eleventh album, Give a Glimpse of What Yer Not, on August 5th, 2016 via Jagjaguwar, performed at the Van Buren in Phoenix, Arizona on October 17th.
By: Curtis Sindrey – Gord Downie, the frontman of beloved Canadian rock band The Tragically Hip, has died at 53. According to a statement on the band’s Twitter page, Downie died Tuesday night surrounded by his children and family. “Gord knew this day was coming – his response was to spend this precious time as he always … Continue reading
By: Staff – A Perfect Circle have released the new song, “The Doomed”, which can be streamed below. The track is the first music to be heard from the multi-platinum band’s highly anticipated 2018 full-length. “Fourteen years have passed since we released eMOTIVe,” says Maynard James Keenan. “A new release is long overdue. In light of … Continue reading
By: Staff – New Jersey DIY-punk band Screaming Females has announced their seventh studio album, All At Once, out February 23, 2018 on Don Giovanni Records. It will be made available in various formats including Digital, CD, Double-LP vinyl with a Limited Edition 7” and a Deluxe Limited Edition LPx3 with the 7” and an exclusive bonus LP of … Continue reading
Photos by: Kevin Tosh – Canadian indie rock band Arcade Fire, who released their fifth album, Everything Now, on July 28th, 2017 via Columbia, which featured the singles “Everything Now”, “Creature Comfort”, “Signs of Life”, and “Electric Blue”, performed at KeyArena in Seattle last night (Oct. 15th) with New York City-based electronic duo Phantogram, who released their third album, Three, … Continue reading