Wavelength FOURTEEN must see: D I A N A

TONIGHT (Feb. 14th) at Adelaide Hall is day two of Wavelength FOURTEEN and we eagerly await the appearance of D I A N A, a local band with a sound like soft, but electric, soul. Potential to groove: guaranteed. Listen to Born Again, an incredible track off their album Perpetual Surrender that was released in August …

Wavelength FOURTEEN must see: Alden Penner

Wavelength FOURTEEN kicks off tonight (Feb. 13) at the Silver Dollar Room and I’m weak in the knees for Alden Penner (ex-The Unicorns/Clues) to play tracks from his new album Exegesis released last week. Among Penner’s performance is Phedre (Toronto), Tops (Montreal), Zoo Owl (Toronto), and You’ll Never Go To Heaven (London… Ontario). Alden Penner, photo courtesy …

Pixies Unveil New Bassist At Toronto’s Massey Hall

Something peculiar lingers in the air; a palpable sense of history and grandeur perhaps. The high network of intricate concrete arches, the stained glass windows, the chipped cherry paint that coats the aged seats, the broad but well-worn wooden stage; in harmony they speak a language of generations, voiced in the soundless resonance of a …

Last Minute NYE Plans – Downtown Toronto

Has NYE creeped up on you like some weird stranger on the TTC, asking what time it is? The countdown to an awesome night begins, so below are a bunch of things to do in downtown Toronto for the youngish urban crowd. If you missed getting tickets to parties like the Thompson NYE Bash, never …

RJD2 Tonight at the Hoxton

Photo: RJD2.net Oregon Producer RJD2 is bringing his infectious mix of cutups and mashups to the Hoxton tonight. Doors are at 10pm and tickets are only $15 if you can still find them. Will you be there? Tweet @tosocialreview or use the hashtag #LoveLocal to share your experience. To give you a taste of what’s …

Redbull Thre3style World DJ Championships

This past week, Toronto played host to one of the biggest underground music events of the year – the Redbull Thre3style World DJ Championships (say that 5 times fast). It was a week-long competition featuring 21 DJs from around the world, competing for the title of the world’s best DJ. The event was broken down …

Ghost Hole V is tonight

Vanessa Reiger explained Ghost Holes. Photo: Andrea Wrobel Article by Brian Cauley The fifth instalment of the annual haunted event, Ghost Hole, happens tonight. Taking place at Artscape Gibraltar point for the second year in a row, attendees can expect a truly haunting experience. Over 30 installation artists and musicians will take over the old …