The Sheepdogs were in Toronto last Thursday as part of their summer 2013 tour and treated invite-only guests to an intimate concert at the Drake Hotel in a joint anniversary celebration of the beloved Levi’s 501 jeans. The Sheepdogs –...
Some nights you just want to let your hair down, order a pint and enjoy some amazing live music. For those looking for something with a great vibe and great tunes, the following is a list of our favourite places to do just that in Calgary
Often, we occupy our time with agendas, meetings, lists of things to do; and then we cross them off. Our mind is set on a fast track, on which we must maintain the pace. As a consequence, we move through our days with blinders, oblivious to the fact that art makes one feel connected, encourages one to believe that there is goodness in life, and allows for the appreciation of quiet moments
PAULLIZZI is not your typical drummer. Beyond infectious beats, the Montreal-based musician has added his own vocals and cool personal style to his artistry. After first gaining acclaim in 2008 for his Mash Up Tour, Lizzi went on to land a European MTV award and MuchMusic Video Award nomination for his work with Karl Wolf
Where can you experience Montrealâ€™s most notorious social beeâ€™s birthday, a full sensory stimulation of food, art and music, with a mix of over 200 dinner guests in a legendary club enjoying a culinary feast by one of the food industries brightest stars? The answer is: Decadent (food, art, music)
Curious about up and coming pianists? Honens International Piano Competition, a Calgary-based organization, has become one of the worldâ€™s most prestigious events of its kind and Canadaâ€™s leading presenter of music for piano. It kicks off on Wednesday, October 17th and will run until the 26th
The summer is officially over and things have gotten hectic again, meaning our social calendars are quickly starting to fill up. Thursday evening happy hour(s) is back as we catch up with friends and colleagues over post-summer cocktails after work. Why not venture away from the usual Thursday night suspects and take in live music and art in the process?
Jesse Labelle is a Canadian musician who knows what itâ€™s like to pound the pavement and how unforgiving the entertainment industry is. Now, it is paying off â€“ the Toronto native performed with Sir Elton John at this TIFFâ€™s Fashion Cares event and his single â€œHeartbreak Coverupâ€ continues to dominate the airwaves
Now that lunch has just passed, you're probably struggling to find the same motivation you had coming into the office this morning. Wristpect's guest mix for 'Electric Touch' radio show on CHRY 105.5 FM (Toronto) is the perfect combination of Indie, NuDisco, Electric Soul, and Yacht Music to get you back into work mode or, if you prefer, to get you in the mood for a big night out come 5 o'clock
Entrepreneurs Eugenia Loukian and Mishka Balilty launched BLACKOUT FEST to build an inclusive artist community in Toronto, and help artists establish and manage themselves as a business. Find out their inspiration behind the project and where they hope to be in five years in today's YEDaily