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CBC Music Festival Announces 2020 Lineup

By: Staff – CBC Music Festival returns for an eighth year to take over Echo Beach on May 30th. The 2020 CBC Music Festival lineup includes headliner Metric, as well as mainstage acts Half Moon Run, Lights, Jeremy Dutcher, Dizzy and Geoffroy. Host Tom Power returns with the q stage, welcoming performances by Haviah Mighty, … Continue reading

Photos: Metric, July Talk, Murray Lightburn @ Scotiabank Arena

Photos by: Tyler Roberts – Toronto-based electropop band Metric, who released their newest album, Art of Doubt, on September 21st, 2018 via Metric Music International, which featured the singles “Dark Saturday”, “Dressed to Suppress”, “Now or Never Now”, “Love You Back”, and “Risk”, performed at the Scotiabank Arena in Toronto last night (Apr. 26th) with Toronto-based indie rock band July Talk, who … Continue reading

Metric Announce New Album, Share Video for “Dark Saturday”

By: Staff – Critically acclaimed synthpop band Metric will release their seventh full-length studio album on September 21st via MMI/Crystal Math Music. In anticipation of the forthcoming record, you can watch the video for the album track “Dark Saturday” below, and pre-order the album at https://ilovemetricstore.com/. “This is our seventh album as a band,” says frontwoman Emily Haines, “and we wanted … Continue reading

Exclusive Premiere: Stream Daemon Grey’s New Single “Whiskey Devil Girl”

By: Staff – Canadian metal artist Daemon Grey is back with his hard-hitting new single “Whiskey Devil Girl”, which you can stream exclusively on Aesthetic Magazine below! “I originally started writing a song called “Bottle Whore,” which was more or less a commentary on bar star club girls who will do ANYTHING for a sip of that Grey … Continue reading

Photos: Field Trip 2018 – Metric, Noname, Damian Marley, Jacob Banks, Middle Kids

Photos by: Curtis Sindrey – Day one of Field Trip 2018 took place last night (June 2nd) at Fort York in Toronto, and featured performances by Toronto-based electropop band Metric, who released their newest album, Pagans in Vegas, on September 18th, 2015 via Universal, Chicago-based hip-hop artist Noname, who released her debut mixtape, Telefone, on July 31st, … Continue reading

Exclusive: Stream For Esme’s New Canadian Womxn-Focused Spotify Playlist

By: Staff – Toronto-based art pop band For Esme released their new album, Righteous Woman, on May 25th. Taking inspiration from sources ranging from Fiona Apple to Robyn and Röyksopp and referencing projects like No Doubt’s Return of Saturn and Joan Didion’s seminal essay “On Self Respect”, Righteous Woman traverses an emotional spectrum grounded in electronic art pop. With a … Continue reading

Contest: Win 2 Tickets to Field Trip 2018!

Date: June 2-3 Lineup: Metric, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Damian Marley, Alvvays, Bahamas, Allan Rayman, Noname, Japandroids, + more Location: Fort York, Toronto Buy tickets here. Enter below to win one (1) pair of general admission (GA) weekend passes! You can enter only once via one of the following entry methods: Follow Aesthetic Magazine on Twitter and tweet the following … Continue reading

Field Trip Festival Announces 2018 Lineup

By: Staff – Toronto’s beloved Field Trip Music Festival will return to Fort York from June 2-3rd for yet another unique experience of food, art, music and comedy. Headlining this year’s festival will be Metric, and Yeah Yeah Yeahs. Other notable artists include: Bahamas, Alvvays, Noname, Alan Rayman, Jacob Banks, The Barr Brothers, Japandroids, Trombone … Continue reading

Stream Broken Social Scene’s first new song in seven years “Halfway Home”

By: Staff – Broken Social Scene have released their first new song in seven years. Entitled “Halfway Home”, the new song follows the band’s critically acclaimed 2010 album Forgiveness Rock Record and is a welcome return from the Canadian collective. Broken Social Scene performed “Halfway Home” live for the first time last night on The Late … Continue reading

5 Must-See Artists at The Meadows 2016

By: Staff – The inaugural edition of The Meadows Music and Arts Festival will be held this coming October 1st & 2nd at the Citi Field complex in Flushing Meadows Corona Park in the storied borough of Queens, New York. Featuring performances from Kanye West, The Weeknd, Chance The Rapper, Kygo, Grimes, The 1975, Bryson Tiller, Savages, Metric, … Continue reading