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  • Emily Haines
    City And Colour headlines day 2 of Riot Fest at Downsview Park
    Day 2 attendees of Riot Fest Toronto were blessed by pounding sunshine in a cloudless sky that worked wonders to dry up the muddy conditions of Downsview Park. And just like the previous day, Sunday’s roster of bands was outstanding with...
  • Paramore "The Self-Titled Tour" art work
    Paramore announce fall 2013 North American tour dates
    On July 22, American pop-rock band Paramore announced headlining tour dates for the fall of 2013 on the band's official website. The North American "Self-Titled Tour" begins Oct. 15 in Seattle, Wash., and ends Nov. 27 in Duluth, Ga....
  • Tiesto comes to Toronto
    Music to get you through the long weekend
    July 1st marks Canada's 146th birthday. What better way to spend the long weekend than with some incredible music to go along with the great outdoors.Digital Dreams - Molson Canadian Amphitheatre, June 29th -30thA two-day rave taking over...
  • Ishi at Granada Theater
    Shows to see this week: April 28- May 4, 2013
    Have a laid back time on a lawn for a good cause. For only $20, Annette Strauss Square at the AT&T Performance Arts Center will be hosting Texans for West, a benefit concert for those affected by the plant explosion in West, Texas. The lineup...
  • Metric at Coachella 2013, weekend one
    Coachella 2013 weekend one: Metric
    Coachella new wave/indie veterans Metric took the main stage by storm Friday afternoon. A good chunk of the band’s set was dedicated to 2012’s Synthetica, though fan favorites were well represented in Metric’s nine song set....
  • I Love Canada
    Canadian bands Stars and Delhi 2 Dublin head to Toronto for Canadian Music Fest
    Canadian Music Fest (CMF) is an annual week-long showcase of both Canadian and non-Canadian artists, held in Toronto. It hosts over 1000 artists across 60 venues, and all you need is a wristband to get in on the action. Every night venues across...
  • Garbage performing in Mexico in 2012
    Best music releases of 2012 (Photos)
    There was new music from Britain’s The Darkness and an amazing opus for Darklings. What’s a Darkling, you ask? They are fans of Garbage. Shirley Manson and co. returned to the alt. music scene with the amazing album Not Your Kind of...
  • How the Edge Stole Christmas
    Shows to see this week: December 9- 15, 2012
    Spune and 102.1 The Edge are gearing up for several Christmas-related festivities near the end of this week. Local favorite Burning Hotels will even be opening for UK indie rockers Bloc Party this Tuesday. Christmas is coming early.Sunday,...
  • Metric "Breathing Underwater" music video screenshot
    Metric releases official 'Breathing Underwater' music video
    On Nov. 14 the Canadian indie rock band Metric released an official music video for their song "Breathing Underwater" on the band's YouTube channel. The Lauren Grahamdirectedvideo features footage of the band performing live at...
  • Metric at The Greek
    Happy to be back in L.A., Metric plays The Greek
    Tuesday night, October 9, 2012, the temperature was finally cool in Hollywood after weeks of record heat. The sky was moody above The Greek Theater, threatening rain. Toronto-born band Metric took the stage in front of a young, enthusiastic crowd,...
  • Metric
    Metric debuts new song on 'Yo Gabba Gabba!'
    Canadian indie rockers, Metric have been buzzworthy for awhile now. The group started attracting international attention with sophomore album, Live it Out, which had catchy singles like “Monster Hospital.” The group flirted with...
  • Metric, Sept. 27, Hard Rock Live, Orlando
    Metric, Sept. 27, Hard Rock Live, Orlando, Fl and brief look at Ponte Vedra show
    Unfortunately, due to a miscommunication by Universal's security and the subsequent hour long delay, we missed the opening act.However, the nearly filled venue's crowd appeared sufficiently primed by the time we arrived. Shortly thereafter...
  • Metric
    Metric will headline Water Street Music Hall on September 6
    Canadian indie-rockers Metric will headline Water Street Music Hall in Rochester with special guest Half Moon Run on Thursday, September 6 at 7:00 p.m.The Toronto-based quartet, led by multi-instrumentalists Emily Haines and Jimmy Shaw, are...
  • Osheaga - Day 3
    Osheaga - Day 3
    It wouldn’t be an outdoor music festival without a little inclement weather, so when the third day of Osheaga featured on and off rain all day, festival goers embraced it. There was one last day of music at Parc Jean Drapeau, and everyone...
  • Metric
    10 favorite albums of 2012 so far 1-5
    2012 is half over and, so far, it's been a really good year for music across the board. It featured young artists making their debuts and emerging artists cementing their place in the musical stratosphere It saw the solo coming out party of a...