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Photos: Big Wreck, Texas King @ Danforth Music Hall

Photos by: Tyler Roberts – Hard Rock band Big Wreck, who released their newest album, But For the Sun, on August 30, 2019, which featured the singles “Locomotive”, “Too Far Gone”, “One More Chance”, and “Alibi”, performed at the Danforth Music Hall in Toronto last night (Dec. 19th) with London, Ontario-based rock band Texas King, who released … Continue reading

Review: “Stars: Together” Provides Intimate Portrait of Life in a Band

By: Curtis Sindrey – It says a lot about a band who are together for 20 years, and it says even more when they decide to create a play showcasing their collective anxieties, and creative (and sometimes personal) disagreements. Set in the band’s Montreal rehearsal space, Stars: Together is part rock concert and part semi-autobiographical play … Continue reading

Podcast: Dakota Arsenault of Contra Zoom Ranks the 50 Best Films of the 2010’s (Part 1)

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! This episode of Contra Zoom is ten years in the making! Join … Continue reading

Ring in 2020 at Chotto Matte’s inaugural Dystropolis New Year’s Eve Party!

By: Staff – Chotto Matte invites you to Dystropolis – a world where future sophistication meets cyber darkness – this new year’s eve. Step into 2020 as they transport you to the deep, dark future. Think iridescent cyborgs amongst a cosmic dystopian setting, we bring a future Tokyo metropolis to downtown Toronto. They’ll be hosting … Continue reading

Interview: Kevin McDonald Talks “The Kids in the Hall”, Rock Operas, & Advice for Young Actors

By: Jessica Nakamoto – A legend in the comedy industry, actor, writer, teacher, podcast host, and now rock opera producer and performer, Kevin McDonald is no stranger to a good laugh. Best known as a founding member of famous Canadian sketch comedy troupe, The Kids in the Hall, McDonald’s talent was first recognized by Saturday Night … Continue reading

Photos: Pixies @ Phoenix Concert Theatre

Photos by: Kirsten Sonntag – Los Angeles-based surf rock band The Growlers, who released a compilation album titled Casual Acquaintances on July 27th, 2018 via Beach Goth, performed at the Danforth Music Hall in Toronto last night (July 26th).

Photos: Hollerado, Tokyo Police Club @ Danforth Music Hall

Photos by: Tyler Roberts – Canadian indie rock band Hollerado, who released their newest album, Retaliation Vacation, on June 7th, 2019 via Royal Mountain Records, performed at the Danforth Music Hall as part of their final tour last night (Dec. 11th) with Toronto-based indie rock band Tokyo Police Club, who released their fourth album, TPC, on October … Continue reading

Photos: The Joy Formidable @ Velvet Underground

Photos by: Morgan Harris – Welsh indie rock band The Joy Formidable, who released their fourth album, Aaarth, on September 28th, 2018 via Seradom, performed at the Velvet Underground in Toronto last night (Dec. 10th).

Matthew Good Announces 2020 Tour Dates

By: Staff – Matthew Good today announced a 32 date headline tour. The run of dates is Good’s first return to the road with his full band since his sold-out nationwide tour with Our Lady Peace in 2018. The current slate of shows begin on March 4th in Pictou, NS and will bring Good across … Continue reading

Photos: Tyler Childers @ Rebel

Photos by: Morgan Harris – Country artist Tyler Childers, who released his third album, Country Squire, on August 2nd, 2019 via Hickman Holler, performed at Rebel in Toronto last night (Dec. 8th).