Sophia Danai’s “Come Thru” is a soulful fighter’s song, by an artist who has made it through a tumultuous time in her life to create music that is all her own. The singer and songwriter found her own path, and the track is a personal, rootsy reflection on that time in her life.
BBQ season is actually Canada’s longest season. If you’re really a grill-lover, you can almost cook outside all year round, but the real glory days for BBQ sauce and smokers definitely runs from May to September, and now I’m ready to get cooking. This week, Rufus Teague hosted a night of BBQ and sampling at Barque on Roncesvalles in Toronto, and they’ve convinced me to try a few new things this BBQ season.
Enter now for a chance to win something bright for Mother’s Day. The GATE and Best Buy are giving away a Smart LED Light Bulb, for the mom who wants to take control of her home with new smartphone controllable lighting.
Netflix Canada announced their #GrammastersNorth search last week, as they look for three of Canada’s best Instagrammable photographers. The winners will visit sets for Netflix Original shows and share behind-the-scenes photos with the country, and it’s an opportunity that I am honestly very, very excited about.
Vera Blue’s new single, “Lady Powers” is completely addictive. The 24-year-old singer and songwriter debuted the new single in April, featuring hip-hop prodigy Kodie Shane, and the track has already earned 2.5 million streams on Spotify, while her album Perennial has reached 56 million streams.
Omega The Poet is going to be a Grammy-nominated recording artist some day, the neo-soul rapper says, and his new single “Down In The East” is a track in the right direction for the up-and-comer.
London native Alex Hepburn belts out soulful, modern, and powerful R&B in her first UK single, “I Believe”, arriving ahead of her debut album that’s coming out later this year.
Over the last few years, my family have tried a few humidifiers. For the first few months, most of them have worked fine, but over time, we always ran into problems. The Dyson Humidifier is unlike any we’ve owned before, and after a month of using it, it’s easily my favorite because of three key features.
Toronto artist James Raiz has worked extensively as a comic book artist, and he’s earned a big following on his YouTube channel, showing off his passion for creating amazing comic book art. And then, Raiz earned a major job for the opening weekend of Avengers: Infinity War after Marvel Studios head, Kevin Feige, saw the artist’s work for the 40th anniversary of Star Wars.
Avengers: Infinity War is a huge payoff for a film franchise that spans 10 years, 18 films, and dozens of characters. And for those of us who waited through all the end-credit scenes of every Marvel film, trying to learn everything we could about this universe of superheroes, Infinity War is a very satisfying ride, bringing together a lot of storytelling that’s been developed movie by movie, year over year.