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Photos: Kevin Garrett, Arizona @ The Drake Hotel

Photos by: Morgan Hotston –  Brooklyn, New York-based R&B singer-songwriter Kevin Garrett, who released his debut EP, Mellow Drama, on April 7th, 2015, and who co-wrote and co-produced “Pray You Catch Me”, the lead track on Beyoncé’s album, Lemonade, performed at the Drake Hotel in Toronto last night with indie trio Arizona, who are best known for the songs  “I Was … Continue reading

Photos: Cherry Glazerr, Slow Hollows @ Velvet Underground

Photos by: Morgan Hotston –  Indie Rock band Cherry Glazerr, who released their newest album, Apocalipstick, on January 20th, 2017 via Secretly Canadian, where the band again worked with Joe Chicarelli (The White Stripes, The Shins, The Strokes) and Carlos de la Garza (Bleached, M83, Tegan and Sara), performed at the Velvet Underground in Toronto last night with Los … Continue reading

Photos: Bear Hands @ Commodore Ballroom

Photos by: Natasha Priya – Brooklyn-based post-punk/indie rock band Bear Hands, who released their third album, You’ll Pay For This, on April 15th, 2016, performed at the Commodore Ballroom in Vancouver last night.

Photos: Savages, Angus Tarnawsky @ The Danforth Music Hall

Photos by: Orest Dorosh –  UK post-punk band Savages, who released their second album, Adore Life, on January 22nd, 2016 via Matador, which followed their 2013 debut album, Silence Yourself, which received a nomination for the 2013 Mercury Prize, performed at The Danforth Music Hall in Toronto last night with Brooklyn-based experimental/punk singer-songwriter Angus Tarnawsky, who released his debut EP … Continue reading

Album Review: Savages Create New Post-Punk Aesthetic With “Silence Yourself”

By: Luke Ottenhof – With the release of their debut album, Silence Yourself, Savages have proven that instead of recycling the signature post-punk sound, they have crafted an aesthetic all their own. The U.K. post-punk four-piece have only existed for two years, but in that short time singer Jehnny Beth, guitarist Gemma Thompson, bassist Ayse … Continue reading