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Scenes from Folk Alliance 2013 - A Photo Gallery

Folk Alliance 2013 at the Delta Chelsea
Folk Alliance International Conference

The Delta Chelsea in Toronto, ON
February 20-24, 2013

Photos by: Julie Lavelle

Photos from the 2013 Folk Alliance International Conference in Toronto, Ontario.

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Hollerado's White Paint Painting Party

Hollerado White Paint Painting Party
Hollerado's White Paint Painting Party
Toronto, ON
Saturday, January 26, 2013

Article by: Pete Nema
Photos by: Pete Nema, Allisha Worsdell

Referring to Hollerado as an average band would be a wildly inaccurate statement.

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Audio Blood's 4th Anniversary Rager

Audio Blood's 4th Anniversary Rager at Sneaky Dee's
Audio Blood's 4th Anniversary Rager
Secret Connection, Amos The Transparent, Hands and Teeth
Sneaky Dee's in Toronto, ON
December 7, 2012

Photos and Words by: Pete Nema

Audio Blood, an artist and brand development company, held their 4th anniversary party at Sneaky Dee's, and aside from being packed with great people (and perhaps just a wee bit out of control), it also featured sets by Amos The Transparent (a personal favourite), Hands and Teeth, and Rajiv Thavanathan's latest project Secret Connection.

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Jian Ghomeshi's 1982 Book Launch

Jian Ghomeshi's 1982 Book Launch
Jian Ghomeshi's 1982 Book Launch
Arkells
The Opera House in Toronto, ON
September 18, 2012

Photos by: Pete Nema

On the day of the release of his new book, 1982, Jian Ghomeshi invited hundreds and hundreds of his closest friends and colleagues to help him celebrate.

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NXNE 2012: Audio Blood Rooftop Riot

The Balconies at the Audio Blood Rooftop Riot
NXNE 2012: Audio Blood Media's Rooftop Riot
The Balconies, Sandman Viper Command, Mama Rosin, Hue
Toronto, ON
June 13, 2012

Photos by: Pete Nema

Audio Blood Media held one killer party on the Thursday afternoon of NXNE, with sponsorship by Steam Whistle and live music provided by Hue, Mama Rosin, Sandman Viper Command, and The Balconies, among others. The original rooftop party was shutdown due to safety concerns, but good karma was on their side because the riot was back up and running within about 60 minutes on a nearby rooftop with more space. It turned out amazing, with the sun, a breeze, excellent music, and delicious cold beverages.

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Something New Season 2 Launch Party

Something New Season 2 Launch Party
Something New
Season 2 Launch Party
Cherry Cola's in Toronto, ON
February 11, 2010

Photos by: Pete Nema

Something New, an investigative rock journalism show on AUX TV, is now starting its second season and to celebrate, hosts Korey Schaefer and Jordan Bortolotti held a launch party at the relatively new venue/lounge/bar/cabaret Cherry Cola's.

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Busking For CHANGE 2010

Ron Hawkins
Busking For CHANGE 2010
The Streets of Toronto, ON
September 21, 2010

Photos by: Robert Ciolfi, Amanda Fotes, Pete Nema, Julie Lavelle

September 21st was International Peace Day — a perfect day for War Child Canada to schedule their annual Busking For CHANGE event.

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TIFF: Bright Sounds Under Bright Lights

Dinosaur Bones at Bell Lightbox
The Coppertones, Dinosaur Bones, Jamie Lidell
Bell Lightbox in Toronto, Ontario
Wednesday, September 15, 2010

Review by: Natalia Buia
Photos by: Pete Nema

Last Wednesday made for an interesting evening. With rumours swirling that The Boss was still in the city and about to rock the Horseshoe Tavern, I was becoming apprehensive about attending the TIFF-related soiree at the risk of passing my once in a lifetime opportunity to hit on meet my favourite man.

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