Photos by: Victoria Charko (@Vanilla_Rx) – Los Angeles-based EDM DJ/Producer Tokimonsta, who released her newest album, Desiderium, on September 23rd, 2014, which followed up her 2013 album, Half Shadows, performed at The Mod Club in Toronto last night.
Photos by: Victoria Charko (@Vanilla_Rx) – Odd Future neo-soul trip hop group The Internet, which features OFWGKTA members Syd Tha Kyd and Matt Martians, who released their third album, Ego Death, on June 26th, 2015 via Odd Future/Columbia, which follows up their sophomore album, Feel Good, out September 20th, 2013 via Odd Future Records, performed at Tattoo Toronto last night with Los Angeles-based … Continue reading
Photos by: Victoria Charko (@Vanilla_Rx) – Grammy-winning pop-R&B singer-songwriter Miguel, who released his third album, Wildheart, on June 29th, 2015, which features the single “Coffee”, performed at Sound Academy in Toronto last night.
Photos by: Victoria Charko (@Vanilla_Rx) – Grammy-nominated funk/R&B singer-songwriter Janelle Monae, who released her second album, The Electric Lady, on September 6th, 2013, performed at Nathan Phillips Square in Toronto on August 9th as part of the Panamania 2015 concert series celebrating the 2015 Pan Am Games.
Photos by: Victoria Charko (@Vanilla_Rx) – Juno Award-nominated Toronto-based MC Tre Mission, who released his debut album, Stigmata, on August 11th, 2014, which followed up his 2013 mixtape, Malmaison, and who has worked with grime artists such as Wiley, JME and Skepta, performed at Yonge-Dundas Square in Toronto last night with Bristol, UK-born, Mississauga, ON-based rapper Keita Juma, who released his latest EP Chaos Theory, earlier this year, and … Continue reading
Photos by: Victoria Charko (@victoriacharko) – Grammy-nominated hip-hop artist B.o.B, who released his third album, Underground Luxury, on December 17th, 2013 via Grand Hustle/Atlantic, which featured the singles “HeadBand”, “Ready”, and “John Doe”, performed at Luxy Nightclub in Vaughn, ON last night.
For the third year in a row, we are proud to share our year-end list for the best concert photos of 2014. From Tanya Tagaq’s raw energy, to The National’s signature brooding stage presence, to Vag Halen’s Vanessa Dunn being topless on stage at The Horseshoe Tavern, these are the photos that amazed us, shocked us, and … Continue reading
By: Mehek Seyid (@whatthemehek) | Photos by: Victoria Charko (@Vanilla_Rx) – The ‘void’ in the Enter the Void tour, which stopped in Toronto on Dec. 18th, seemingly holds all things cool-out, pop, funk, dark and soulful R&B on one stage. Between opening acts SZA and The Internet and headliner Jhené Aiko, there were all sorts of suggestions of what the genre is like these days … Continue reading
Photos by: Victoria Charko (@victoriacharko) – Toronto-based synthpop band Dragonette, who released their third album, Bodyparts, on September 22nd, 2012 via Universal Music Canada, performed at the grand opening celebration of a new salon in Kensington Market called Good Day Hairshop on November 27th.
Photos by: Victoria Charko (@victoriacharko) – Hip-hop duo Run The Jewels, who released their second album, Run the Jewels 2, on October 24th, 2014 via Mass Appeal/Sony RED, which features an array of guests including Blink-182’s Travis Barker, Rage Against The Machine’s Zack de la Rocha, Boots, Diane Coffee, and more, performed at The Danforth Music … Continue reading