Review + Photos: Electric Island – Weekend Festival Finale (Toronto) | Sept 4 & 5

By Samantha Gordashko Edited by Tiffany Lam Over the recent Labour Day long weekend, dance music fans across Canada and beyond crowded Toronto Island’s Hanlan’s Point for the grand festival finale of Electric Island. This time around, Electric Island took place over not one but two full days on the island. Much praise is owed to the Electric Island…

Interview: Borzoo reflects on Cabal, state of DJing; talks future plans and more

By Kaivan Adjedani, Senior Editor. Photos by Ded Pixel & Marko Kovacevic, taken from Ded Agency. On August 19th, Toronto’s electronic music community said goodbye to Cabal Social in the only way that seemed fitting; three nights of parties in a closing trilogy finale. Despite possessing one of the most forward thinking musical ideologies, Cabal, like many other…

Review + Photos: Blink-182 at Molson Amphitheatre (Toronto) | August 21st, 2016

By Tiffany Lam, Managing Editor. At last, the long anticipated Sunday night rock show at the Molson Amphitheatre had come: Blink 182’s California Summer Tour. The return on tour of these California punk-rockers, in support of their latest album California, had long-time fans counting down the days all summer long. Tickets had sold out months in…

Review: TIME Festival (Toronto) | August 6th, 2016

By Chloe Grande and Tiffany Lam. On August 6th, Embrace’s annual one-day summer festival TIME Festival returned to Toronto’s Fort York grounds for a scorching hot Saturday afternoon of electronic, hip hop and indie pop music. This year’s line-up featured a great diversity of artists including Joey Bada$$, Tokimonsta and Run the Jewels, as well as…

Review: My Favorite Robot @ Parlour (Toronto) | August 6th, 2016

By Kaivan Adjedani, Senior Editor. Since its inception in May of this year Mahdavi Management has been hard at work orchestrating some of the finest events and parties in Toronto. Those who know Sherry (Mahdavi) know that she’s the force behind some of Toronto’s most successful large-scale events;  Bestival, Electric Island, and countless Coda parties to name a few.  Though…

Review: Electric Island – Civic Holiday (Toronto) | August 1st, 2016

By Kaivan Adjedani, Senior Editor. Electric Island returned to Toronto on Monday in what may have been the best island party to happen to date. The smiles were wide, the energy was contagious, and the stellar line-up of DJs provided the perfect soundtrack to a perfect day. Nitin started things off perfectly at Electric Island on Monday. The No.19…