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Photos + Review: Brian Wilson @ Sony Centre

Photos by: Morgan Harris – Review by: Curtis Sindrey – In what was billed as Brian Wilson’s final live performance in Toronto, the legendary leader of The Beach Boys took to the Sony Centre stage last night in a greatest hits-heavy set. Wilson, 76, appeared frail as an assistant walked him to and from a white baby grand … Continue reading

Contest: Win 2 Tickets to Brian Wilson in Toronto!

Date: Nov. 21 Location: Sony Centre Buy tickets here. Pre-Sale password: BRIANWILSON Enter below to win one (1) pair of general admission (GA) tickets to see Brian Wilson in Toronto on November 21st! You can enter only once via one of the following entry methods: Follow Aesthetic Magazine on Twitter and tweet the following message: Contest: Win 2 Tickets … Continue reading

The Beach Boys Set to Perform at Casino Rama This Summer

By: Staff – One of the most influential rock acts from the 1960s and 70s are set to make a rare appearance in Canada this summer. The Beach Boys will be performing a one-off show at Casino Rama on Friday July 20th. The group, originally headed up by brothers, Brian, Dennis and Carl Wilson, captured the … Continue reading

Father John Misty Announces New Album “Pure Comedy”

By: Staff – Father John Misty will release, Pure Comedy, the highly anticipated follow up to the critically acclaimed album, I Love You, Honeybear, on April 7th. Stream the title track below. Misty wrote the majority of Pure Comedy throughout 2015 and recorded all the basic tracking and vocals live to tape (in no more than two takes each) at … Continue reading

Steven Page announces new solo album “Heal Thyself Pt. 1: Instinct”

By: Staff – Ex-Barenaked Ladies singer Steven Page has announced his new solo album, Heal Thyself Pt. 1: Instinct, out March 11th. A blend of modern pop melodies and infectious arrangements and deep lyrics, Heal Thyself Pt. 1: Instinct features 12 new tracks including the lead single, “Surprise Surprise“. Watch the lyric video below. Fans … Continue reading

Brian Wilson, Animal Collective, Caribou to play Levitation 2016

By: Staff – Levitation (aka Austin Psych Fest) has announced their 2016 line-up, which includes the legendary Brian Wilson performing his 1966 masterpiece, Pet Sounds, celebrating the 50th anniversary of this massively influential album with special guest Al Jardine. Other artists include: Animal Collective, Caribou, Flying Lotus, Slowdive, Nicolas Jarr, The Brian Jonestown Massacre, The Black … Continue reading

Photos: Brian Wilson @ The Danforth Music Hall

Photos by: Steve Danyleyko – Iconic rock-pop singer-songwriter Brian Wilson, who in addition to being known as the co-founder of legendary pop group The Beach Boys, is also known for a storied solo career, including his newest album, No Pier Pressure (out April 7th, 2015), performed at The Danforth Music Hall in Toronto last night.

Album Review: The Elwins – “Play For Keeps”

By: Olivia Goheen –       Listening to The Elwins encapsulate the 60’s-inspired pop-rock spirit on their new album Play For Keeps will surely put a jig in your step. The group has been noted for sounding similar to The Beach Boys with a jaunty, summery sound. Last year, their debut album And I Thank … Continue reading

Concert Review + Photos: Jeff Beck, Brian Wilson @ Sony Centre

By: Curtis Sindrey (@SindreyCurtis) – Last night, the Sony Centre hosted two musical heavyweights, the Beach Boys leader and acclaimed solo musician Brian Wilson and iconic guitarist Jeff Beck. Playing to a crowd consisting of mostly seniors, Wilson was flanked by original Beach Boys Al Jardine and David Marks and backed by an 11-piece band that seamlessly … Continue reading

Concert Review + Photos: The Beach Boys, Brothers Dubé @ The CNE

By: Shelby Monita (@shelbymonita) – Sunday night marked the end of the opening weekend of the 2013 CNE and what better way to end it then with an hour and a half set from The Beach Boys, or at least two of them. Ottawa natives Brothers Dubé opened the show with a five-song performance, two of which were covers. The three young brothers, … Continue reading

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