By: Staff – Rising singer-songwriter Dylan Perkons is back with his brand new single “Black and Blue”, which you can stream exclusively via Aesthetic Magazine below. “I often feel like I’m in two places at once,” says Perkons. Like the physical space I exist in and my thoughts never quite line up. When I wrote … Continue reading
By: Staff – In a new feature to Aesthetic Magazine, we are proud to announce that we are the new presenting partner for Toronto-based podcast Teenage Dirtbagz. Your hosts, Maddie and Carley are just two teenagers in their twenties who are on a quest to watch and dissect the most iconic high school movies of all … Continue reading
By: Staff – Fourteen-time JUNO award-winning musician Jim Cuddy will moderate the discussion with Oscar- and Emmy-winning documentary filmmaker, razor-sharp entertainer and one of America’s boldest political commentators, Michael Moore. Cuddy, known for songs like “It Could Happen To You” and “One Fine Day,” has a long tradition of speaking up for social, environmental and political … Continue reading
Photos by: Tyler Roberts – Heavy Metal band Slipknot, who released their sixth album, We Are Not Your Kind, on August 9th, 2019 via Roadrunner, which featured the singles “Unsainted”, “Solway Firth”, and “Birth of the Cruel”, performed at Budweiser Stage in Toronto last night (Aug. 20th) with heavy metal band Volbeat, who released their seventh album, Rewind, Replay, … Continue reading
Photos by: Curtis Sindrey – Photos by: Dakota Arsenault – Riverfest Elora 2019 took place at Bissel Park in Elora, ON from Aug. 16-18, and featured performances by St. Catharines-based folk-rock artist City and Colour, who will release his sixth album, A Pill for Loneliness, on October 4th, 2019 via Still Records, ska band The Mighty Mighty Bosstones, … Continue reading
By: Staff – In a new feature to Aesthetic Magazine, we are proud to announce that we are the new presenting partner for Toronto-based film podcast Contra Zoom. Your host, Dakota Arsenault, goes in depth about everything film; from lists, to reviews, and more! In a brand new episode, Dakota chronicles every “Best Picture” winner and ranks them decade … Continue reading
Photos by: Andrew Gomez – The first-ever YOLA DIA music festival took place at LA Historic Park in Los Angeles on August 18th, and featured performances by Lykke Li, Sophie, Megan Thee Stallion, Kelsey Lu, Empress Of, and more!
By: Gilles LeBlanc – Political democracy is arguably at a low point in human history. The music monarchy brand that is Queen on the other hand may be the strongest it has ever been despite frontman extraordinaire Freddie Mercury being gone for close to thirty years. Brian May and Roger Taylor haven’t lost their performing … Continue reading
Photos by: Priti Shikotra – UK indie rock band Skunk Anansie, who released their newest album, 25Live@25, on January 25th, 2019 via Republic of Music, performed at Manchester Academy in Manchester, UK on August 18th.
Photos by: David McDonald – Canadian indie rock band Wolf Parade, who released their fourth album, Cry Cry Cry, on October 6th, 2017 via Sub Pop, which followed up their 2016 self-titled EP, performed at the Danforth Music Hall in Toronto on August 16th with Toronto-based indie band Bad Waitress, who released their newest EP, Party … Continue reading