WEEKEND 1 REVIEW | Igloofest: House, Techno, and Tundra | January 14-16th, 2016

By Kaivan Adjedani, Senior Editor. Thousands of eclectic music fans were gathered in their most vibrant snowsuits and winter weather gear this year for Montreal’s annual Igloofest festival, kicking off January 14th. The only difference this year was the colorful snowsuits and toques were selected just as much for necessity as they were for statement. Even…

PHOTOS: TURF @ Fort York | Sept 18th-20th, 2015

Day 1 | Sept 18th By Brandon Newfield Desaparecidos Built to Spill The Avett Brothers UB40 Of Monsters and Men Day 2 | Sept 19th The Elwins by Brandon Newfield The Strumbellas by Brandon Newfield Jim Bryson by Brandon Newfield Lucinda Williams by Brandon Newfield Passenger by Brandon Newfield Wilco by Winnie Surya Rich Aucoin & Choir!Choir!Choir! by Winnie Surya Cake by Brandon Newfield St. Paul and…

REVIEW: TURF @ Fort York | Sept 18th-20th, 2015

By Toni Rose Castillo. Photos by Winnie Surya. This year marked the third annual Toronto Urban Roots Festival (TURF) and it definitely did not disappoint. This year’s lineup featured artists such as The Pixies, Wilco, Cake, Of Monsters and Men, and Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros. I immersed myself in TURF’s relaxing atmosphere, partly thanks to a crowd that ranged…