La Magie de Stromae

by Marika Lapointe You’ve probably heard his music (Kanye remixed his 2009 breakout hit Alors on danse) but what you might not know is just how brilliant Belgian artist Stromae really is. And until seeing his show at Sound Academy on September 23rd, neither did I.

Chilly Gonzales and more to play #21C Music Festival

The Royal Conservatory of Music is doing something awesome this weekend. They do a lot of awesome things, but their #21C music festival promises to be something much more profound. In a world where Classical Music is straining to stay relevant, the RCM is shaking things up by embracing contemporary music and the idea of mixing …

Rootstock 2014

Coming up this week: Saturday, March 29th, Jackson-Triggs Niagara Estate is hosting a one-night-only event full of exquisite wine, food and music. Held at the beautiful Winter Garden Theatre, ROOTSTOCK is Jackson-Triggs recreation of their Amphitheater summer concert series. A songwriter’s circle of sorts will showcase the musical talents of Steven Page, Alan Doyle and …

Wavelength FOURTEEN must see: Colin Stetson

Brian Cauley, Senior Staff Writer. Colin Stetson will perform tonight at Polish Combatants Hall as part of #WL14. Photo: Keith Klenowski The third day of Wavelength 14 brings heavy-hitter Colin Stetson and we couldn’t be more excited. Stetson’s work can be heard on his multiple solo albums as well as albums from Arcade Fire, Feist, Timber …