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Looking For A Place T.O. Happen, April 6

The Horseshoe has a solid line-up on April 6 with The Elwins‘ CD release party. They’ll be joined by By Divine Right, Will Currie And The Country French and Michael Rault. Cover is $10.

The Rattlesnake Choir are rolling into The Cameron House for an early evening show, it starts at 6 pm.

Or, head a little further up Spadina to The Silver Dollar for Montreal’s PyPy‘s Toronto debut. Pow-Wows, B-17 and Mexican Slang are also on the bill. Cover is $8.


Looking For A Place T.O. Happen; Canadian Music Fest Edition

At long last, Canadian Music Fest, or Canadian Music Week as we vets still call it, is upon us.

With over 40 artists from Canada and around the world playing 40 venues around Toronto, it may be tough trying to decide to see. Luckily, h@tb is here with the gigs that are worth checking out.

March 21

Daniella Watters @ Czehoski

The Balconies @ Lee’s Palace

Audio Blood Media’s CMF Showcase (Featuring The Mohawk Lodge, Amos The Transparent & more) @ The Dakota Tavern

Mo Kenney, Mad Ones, PS I Love You, Wildlife & more @ The Great Hall

March 22

The Indies (Featuring Metric, Cadence Weapon, Cold Specks, Yukon Blonde & More) @ The Kool Haus

Young Rival & Limblifter @ The Horseshoe

Ben Caplan @ The Rivoli

A K U A & Boys Who Say No @ The Silver Dollar

Acres Of Lions @ The Tranzac Club

The Town Heroes & Dearly Beloved @ The Bovine Sex Club

The Cheap Speakers @ Cabin 5

White Ash Falls @ The Cameron House & Supermarket

Pkew Pkew Pkew @ Global Village Backpackers

Parallels @ Hard Luck Bar

The Wilderness of Manitoba @ Revival

Mac DeMarco, Brews Willis & Grounders @ Sneaky Dee’s

We Need Surgery @ The Sister

March 23

Donovan Woods @ The Central

The Buzz Factor Series featuring Suuns, Lioness, Decades, Valleys & Savages @ Lee’s Palace

Papermaps @ Rancho Relaxo

Gabrielle Papillon @ The Rivoli

The Mohawk Lodge @ Shanghai Cowgirl

The Great Wilderness & Revolvers @ The Annex Live

Tin Star Orphans @ The El Mocambo

Shout Out Out Out Out @ The Horseshoe

Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds @ Massey Hall

Austra @ The Danforth Music Hall

Fucked Up @ The Great Hall

Diemonds @ The Hideout


Looking For A Place T.O. Happen, March 15 & 16

It’s the week before Canadian Music Week so it’s understandably a bit slow as everyone is gearing up for the all the insanity.

But, there are still still several solid bets.

Pop With Brains #42 is taking place at The Rivoli on March 15 with yet another solid line-up featuring boyBITCH, who will be holding their album release party, Bella AkiraMe & My Rhythm Box and The Fires Of.

As always, there will be art from Joce KayLiz EmirzianSassmowth DesignsLouise FergusonAntoinette DesignShirley Ceravolo and Crank Passerines by Carri.

Cover is $5 with all proceeds going to CAMH so come out for great music and a great cause.

Head a little further west on Queen Street tomorrow night for The Jessica Stuart Few, Bull Kelp and The Donefors at The Cameron House. Cover is $20.

L Con continues her release shows for her album The Ballads Reimagined with the third and final night at Saving Gigi on March 6. This show is titled “Voice” and features Isla Craig.


Looking For A Place T.O. Happen: Indie Week Edition: October 12 & 13

Indie Week may not be as big as say CMW or NxNE but it still draws a plethora of solid acts from Canada, the US and around the world.

h@tb has rounded up some of the best bets for Friday and Saturday night along with a non-Indie Week related gig that’s worth your time.

Friday October 12:

Bella Clava @ Cherry Cola’s

The Stanfields @ The El Mocambo (Downstairs)

Cai.ro @ The El Mocambo (Upstairs)

Meredith Shaw & You Bred Raptors? @ The Cameron House

Romeo Liquor Store @ The Bovine Sex Club

Saturday, October 13:

Magneta LaneThe Mahones & The Ascot Royals @ The Horseshoe

It’s not part of Indie Week but Two-Way Monologues is presenting a solid gig at Rancho Relaxo featuring Royal CanoeSavoir Adore The Black Fever and Santah. Cover is $8.