Live, Biffy Clyro sound exactly like their records. This is a trip, and worth mentioning, because their latest effort Only Revolutions is a blind and fearless leap into that monoaural 14th Floor Records sound that mummifies budgetrock ethos with their golden gospel.
The XM Verge Awards will be celebrating the best in Canadian indie music on Tuesday, March 1st, and The GATE is giving away three prize packs to attend the event in downtown Toronto where you and a friend could be checking out performances by Gord Downie And The Country Of Miracles and Tokyo Police Club.
Lead singer Hayley Williams and her Paramore bandmates, Josh Farro, Jeremy Davis, Zac Farro, and Taylor York, were in Toronto on October 15 for a packed show at the Kool Haus.
The Kool Haus in Toronto was packed with pushing, excited, screaming fans on Thursday night (October 15) as Paramore took to the stage to perform a few songs.
Covering some of their biggest songs, including a number from their new album Brand New Eyes, Hayley Williams and the band performed fifteen songs, wrapping up with an encore featuring “Misguided Ghosts,” “Misery Business,” and “Brick By Boring Brick.”
Tiesto, known as the world’s number one DJ, who has toured the globe several times over and is probably more ubiquitous than Michael Jackson, could never play a concert in a venue like Massey Hall or Air Canada Centre. Trance beats and seats bolted to the floor are not conducive to an effective club vibe.
One of the world’s greatest rock bands stopped at Toronto’s Rogers Centre tonight for the first of two massive shows. The band is of course U2, in town for their 360° Tour, and the crowd went insane as Bono, The Edge, Adam Clayton, and Larry Mullen, Jr. all rocked their hearts out.
It was a very pink affair tonight as Katy Perry performed at the Molson Amphitheatre in Toronto for her Hello Katy Tour.
While the lawns were completely empty, probably thanks to the rainy day we had in the city, the seats were packed with screaming fans, who snapped pictures almost constantly throughout the first few songs.
Today was a good day to be an Emm Gryner fan. This morning I received a press release announcing that Emm will be playing the Glenn Gould Studio on Saturday, February 7. And then on top of that, Emm mailed me a sample copy of her new CD, Goddess, which also comes out in February.
Nine Inch Nails performed at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto on August 5, with frontman Trent Reznor giving a sweaty performance to the nearly sold out venue.
Robert Smith and The Cure perform at Toronto’s Air Canada Centre Tonight I was lucky enough to catch The Cure …