Concerts

NXNE line-up announcement [video]

Our besties over at NXNE just dropped their full line-up for their festival. Not only are we excited about the acts that they are bringing in, we love this clever little video they did to make the announcement. We will also be making some announcements soon on a contest that will take you and a friend to NXNE on us. Stay tuned for that, but in the meantime have a watch and enjoy.

Coachella 2014

It’s that time of year again…where the bronzed and beautiful folk come together to prance around in their Topshop honed outfits, head dresses and crop tops, all while having some of the world’s biggest acts and incredible live performers as their backdrop. Let’s concentrate on the latter, shall we. This year we have Canadian heavyweights Arcade Fire as headliners, as well as Outkast, which we’re super excited about.

BRAIDS & HUNDRED WATERS

If you're in Vancouver this upcoming Tuesday October 22, come check out Braids and Hundred Waters live at Fortune Sound Club.

WIN | Festival Passes to Bass Coast

THIS CONTEST IS NOW CLOSED. CONGRATS TO THE WINNERS!

Bass Coast is a vibrant music and new media art festival on the banks of the Coldwater River in the fertile Nicola Valley in beautiful British Columbia. Don’t let the river’s name fool you, though! It's about knee high, lazy and warm.

Bud Light Sensation [VIDEO]

Every so often a company throws a party that is so epic, you just wish that they would throw one in your city. Well the folks over at Budweiser have done just that. Bud Light Sensation is that party, and it is coming to Quebec. Check out the one that took place recently in Toronto and get ready to have the time of you life. 

Festival de Musique Émergente | 2013 Initial Lineup

Quoting our Music Editor, Trevor Risk, Festival de Musique Émergente (Emerging Music Festival) is "a quaint but powerful matching of emerging artists and savvy veteran acts." Back with its 11th edition, FME, held at the end of summer between August 29th and September 1st, is a festival in Rouyn-Noranda, Quebec, that you don't want to miss (read our re-cap of FME 2012 

Summer BBQ Bash | Sunshine+BESTiE

We are proud to be presenting the Summer BBQ Bash, featuring Sunshine, BESTiE, Pleasure Cruise, Chiinatown (debut show), and DJ sets by Harvey Harvey and Phil David at the Media Club on June 29th. Just a warning, there is very limited capacity so get your tickets in advance to avoid disappointment.

SLED ISLAND X ION MAGAZINE

If you are going heading to Sled Island this week, be sure to check-out the ION Magazine showcase on Wednesday, June 19th. The showcase will be hosted by Mr. Geography, with performances by Valiska, Burro, Bear Mountain, and The Gaslamp Killer. Swing by and say "hi'. Set times below.

Location: The HiFi Club | 219 10 Ave SW

Doors: 9PM

Mr. Geography: 9:30PM

Valiska: 10PM

NXNE X ION Showcase

If you happen to be in Toronto for NXNE this year, we recommend that you come and check out the ION X NXNE Showcase this year. We have a great line-up of super talented musicians from both the West Coast and the East Coast, and we would love for you to join us. The line-up and times are below.

Location: Handlebar 159 Augusta Ave

Doors open at 8PM

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