Joy Orbison

February 28, 2013 // 0 Comments

During a frigid early-February night, London-based post-dubstep DJ, Joy Orbison, performed a set at Wrongbar in Toronto. Gera, followed by Kevin McPhee, primed the scattered [...]

The Gallows

December 6, 2012 // 0 Comments

Though I’d been waiting to see British punk band, The Gallows, at Lee’s Palace in Toronto for over four months, my excitement for the show was slightly tainted due to the [...]

The xx :: Coexist

November 13, 2012 // 0 Comments

Three years after the release of their first album, XX, The xx are back with Coexist. Their release in 2009 was met with well-deserved critical acclaim, earning them [...]

Mumford & Sons :: Babel

November 5, 2012 // 0 Comments

From the first clash of its opening title track to the last sweet goodbye, indie folk rockers, Mumford & Sons’ sophomore album Babel was worth the wait. The most [...]

Let’s Go Safari

September 13, 2012 // 0 Comments

If you pay attention to the U.K. music press, the next best indie acts are born hourly and every one is better than than the last. It’s all covered at such an insane [...]

The Arctic Monkeys

March 15, 2012 // 0 Comments

In the interest of full disclosure, the Arctic Monkeys are one of my all-time favourite bands. I’ve loved them from the very first song of theirs that I heard (‘I [...]

Arctic Monkeys :: Suck It and See

June 10, 2011 // 0 Comments

The Arctic Monkeys have finally made an even progression in their music. The British indie-rock group’s second full-length album, Favourite Worst Nightmare (2007) was [...]
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