Concerts

Of Monsters and Men Warm the Kool Haus With Their Icelandic Charm

Of Monsters and Men at Kool Haus
Of Monsters and men

Kool Haus in Toronto, ON
November 15, 2012

Review by: Melissa Adamson
Photos by: Allison Janzen

Just a year ago Of Monsters and Men was playing at the El Mocombo - a venue with about a 400-person capacity. This time around, they started the North American leg of their tour with two sold out shows at the Kool Haus - a venue that fits upward of 3,000 people.

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Run With The Kittens Release 6th Full-Length

Run With The Kittens at 3030 Dundas West
Run With The Kittens
3030 Dundas West in Toronto, ON
November 23, 2012

Photos and Review by: Pete Nema

Releasing their sixth full length album, Letters From Camp, the Toronto-based Run With The Kittens selected 3030 Dundas West as their launching point.

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Better Late Than Never: Yeasayer at The Danforth Music Hall

Yeasayer at Danforth Music Hall
Yeasayer
The Danforth Music Hall in Toronto, ON
November 9, 2012

Review by: Chad Hutchings
Photos by: Julie Lavelle

A couple of Fridays ago, Yeasayer found their way to the east end and unloaded a truck teeming with shiny blocks and about a million LED lights to put off an irrefutably amazing stage show for some of the band's biggest fans.

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Plants and Animals at The Great Hall

Plants and Animals at The Great Hall
Plants and Animals
Suuns
The Great Hall in Toronto, ON
November 15, 2012

Review by: Lee Fraser
Photos by: Pete Nema

Plants and Animals strike a perfect balance for old and new fans at The Great Hall.

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Tame Impala, A Trip Worth Taking

Tame Impala at The Phoenix
Tame Impala
The Phoenix Concert Theatre in Toronto, ON
November 12th, 2012

Review by: Katie Christensen
Photos by: Lisa Kruchak

 

With a relatively small repertoire, I knew the performance at The Pheonix would take the crowd on a full out Tame Impala psych rock trip.

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Matt Mays at The Phoenix

Matt Mays
Matt Mays
The Meds
Phoenix Concert Theatre in Toronto, ON
November 2, 2012

Review by: Laura Eley

Indie folk rocker Matt Mays visits the The Phoenix in support of his latest effort, Coyote.

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Menomena Fights the Good Fight

Menomena at Horseshoe Tavern
Menomena
The Horseshoe Tavern in Toronto, ON
October 17, 2012

Review by: Chad Hutchings
Photos by: Pete Nema

The west coast indie rockers punch through problems to support their latest effort on a Toronto stage.

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Ben Folds Five Back In Toronto

Ben Folds Five at Kool Haus
Ben Folds Five
Kool Haus in Toronto, ON
October 15, 2012

Review by: Colton Eddy
Photos by: Pete Nema

As an audience flooded with fathers, each wearing the essential pair of Converse, a spectacle-clad Ben Folds conducted us like a choir of lost boys.

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Joel Plaskett's Emergency in Lindsay

Joel Plaskett Emergency at Academy Theatre
Joel Plaskett Emergency
Academy Theatre in Lindsay, ON
October 11, 2012

Review by: Colton Eddy
Photos by: Jeff Budgell

Between a mission of dancing monkeys and Wayne Newton's wooden bust stood Joel Plaskett on stage — a true Canadian musical icon who represents an integral palette in the sound of our country's modern music.

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Hey Ocean! Bring It Inland

Hey Ocean! at The Great Hall
Hey Ocean!, The Zolas
The Great Hall in Toronto, ON
October 12, 2012

Photos and Review by: Pete Nema

Vancouver-based Hey Ocean! were in Toronto for a sweet performance at the fitting environment of The Greaet Hall, and they brought their hometown friends The Zolas to share the stage with them.

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Teenage Kicks Turn The Page

Teenage Kicks at Lee's Palace
Teenage Kicks
Lee's Palace in Toronto, ON
October 5, 2012

Review by: Colton Eddy
Photos by: Jeff Budgell

Their music is not self-involved. They're youthful without being arrogant. They're one of the most promising outfits to prowl the Toronto independent scene these days, but you probably haven’t heard of them just yet.

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Hannah Georgas Releases Hannah Georgas

Hannah Georgas at The Rivoli
Hannah Georgas
Rivoli in Toronto, ON
October 4, 2012

Review by: Melissa Adamson
Photos by: Lisa Kruchak

Hannah Georgas celebrated the release of her new self-titled album with an intimate invite-only show at The Rivoli.

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Angus Stone at The Opera House

Angus Stone
Angus Stone
The Opera House in Toronto, ON
September 23, 2012

Review by: Melissa Adamson

Touring in support of his second solo album, Broken Brights, Angus Stone delivered a laid back set to a quiet crowd with a peaceful demeanor similar to his own.

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The Ascot Royals Rip Up Maxwell's

The Ascot Royals at Maxwell's Music House
The Ascot Royals
The Manvils, Secret Broadcast
Maxwell's Music House in Waterloo, ON
September 21, 2012

Photos and Review by: Verity Dokter

Let me start with a confession: I arrived at Maxwell's not entirely sure what to expect since I wasn't familiar with any of the featured bands (don't worry, I have since escaped the rock I've been living under).

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Back to Front: Peter Gabriel at The ACC

Peter Gabriel at Air Canada Centre
Peter Gabriel
Air Canada Centre in Toronto, ON
Sept 19, 2012

Review by: Chad Hutchings
Photos by: Pete Nema

To mark the 25th anniversary of his monumental album So, Peter Gabriel took an equally monumental show on the road, stopping at the Air Canada Centre for one pretty wild Wednesday night.

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Bloc Party Versus The Sleepy City

Bloc Party at Danforth Music Hall
Bloc Party
Danforth Music Hall in Toronto, ON
September 10, 2012

Review by: Chad Hutchings
Photos by: Allison Janzen

The British rock outfit teaches Toronto how to be an audience.

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A Night of Love and Gratitude With Jason Mraz

Jason Mraz at The Molson Amphitheatre
Jason Mraz
Christina Perri
Molson Amphitheatre in Toronto, ON
September 9, 2012

Review by: Melissa Adamson
Photos by: Julie Lavelle

How the artist touched a few thousand of his closest Toronto fans.

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Maxwell's 4th Singer/Songwriter Competition

Maxwell's Singer/Songwriter Competition
Maxwell's 4th Singer/Songwriter Competition
Maxwell's Music House in Waterloo, ON
August 26, 2012

Photos and Review by: Verity Dokter

On the 26th of August a large crowd of people converged on Maxwell's Music House to attend their 4th annual Singer/Songwriter competition final.

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Arkells Celebrate Summer Shenanigans

Arkells at Bandshell Park
Arkells, The Darcys
Bandshell Park in Toronto, ON
August 29, 2012

Review by: Colton Eddy
Photos by: Pete Nema

With their crochet and tank tops on, an audience packed with a blend of die-hard fans and tourist families weren't readily prepared for the organized chaos that Arkells had in store.

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My Morning Jacket and Band of Horses at Echo Beach

My Morning Jacket at Echo Beach
My Morning Jacket
Band of Horses
Echo Beach in Toronto, ON
August 15, 2012

Review by: Chad Hutchings
Photos by: Julie Lavelle

My Morning Jacket and Band of Horses come together for a night of contrast.

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Mother Mother Turns the Lights Down Low

Mother Mother at The Drake Underground
Mother Mother

The Drake Underground in Toronto, ON
August 20, 2012

Review by: Chad Hutchings
Photos by: Pete Nema

The indie rock five-piece took to a very small Toronto stage to support a very big new album.

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Tokyo Police Club Moves To The Beat

Tokyo Police Club at Queen and Soho
Tokyo Police Club
Hollerado, JD ERA
300 Queen St. W in Toronto, ON
August 12, 2012

Photos and review by: Allison Janzen

From July 13th to August 12th, Coca Cola's Move To The Beat bus traveled to 5 different cities across Canada, showcasing a powerhouse of Canadian talent. 

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Amos the Transparent at the Rivoli

Amos The Transparent at Rivoli
Amos The Transparent
Ben Caplan, Battle Mountain Band
Rivoli in Toronto, ON
August 17, 2012

Review by: Melissa Adamson
Photos by: Pete Nema

Battle Mountain Band, Amos the Transparent, and Ben Caplan inspired the Rivoli audience to partake in a night full of dancing and singing.

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Sun, Sand, and Sam Roberts Band

Sam Roberts at Echo Beach
Sam Roberts Band
Echo Beach in Toronto, ON
July 26, 2012

Review by: Colton Eddy
Photos by: Pete Nema

I went to the Sam Roberts Band show at Echo Beach expecting a regular concert, but with beach volleyball courts, kegs, and barbequed meats, it felt more like I ended up at a college beach party.

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Edgefest 2012: The Highs and Lows From Downsview Park

USS at Downsview Park
Edgefest 2012

Downsview Park in Toronto, ON
July 14, 2012

Review by: Colton Eddy
Photos by: Jeff Budgell

EdgeFest 2012 had everyone feeling dirty and thirsty, but a satisfying smorgasbord of Edge-friendly artists kept us pleasantly distracted.

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