Heartstreets, Lucas DiPasqualie, Kiki Rowe, Amir Obe, HUMANS On Saturday night, our CMW journey found us checking out the amazing talent at The Mod Club. WayHome Music and Arts Festival knows a few things about putting together a great group of talent and Saturday was no exception. Up first were Emma Beko and Gabrielle Godon, better known … Continue reading CMW 2016: WayHome x CMW Showcase
Chad Brownlee has been riding pretty high on the success of 2014’s The Fighters. He headlined a cross-Canada tour (that we saw in March 2015 at The Mod Club in Toronto), he earned new fans, a ton of radio play, and he further cemented his place on the Canadian country music scene. And now, just … Continue reading Hearts On Fire: Chad Brownlee EP Review & Contest!
I’ve spent the last week listening almost non-stop to Ivory Hours, Morning Light and I have to admit I’m having a very hard time picking a favourite track. If you pressed me really hard, I’d have to say the lead track Dreamer is my fav. The London, ON pop-rock trio has put together an amazingly … Continue reading CMW 2016 Preview: Ivory Hours, Morning Light Review and Q&A
The Ontario Media Development Corporation (thanks to the Government of Ontario) offers funding and assistance to musicians and the industry in an effort to allow Ontario artists a chance to work and live on the art. From OMDC… The Ontario Media Development Corporation is the central catalyst for Ontario’s cultural media cluster. It promotes, enhances … Continue reading Ontario Media Development Corporation Showcase 2016, Toronto!
On a beautiful Thursday night in Toronto, a community of country music fans gathered at the Mod Club to celebrate the release of The Lovelocks brand new Born To Love EP. Supported by KX96 and KX94.7, Ali and Zoe took the stage to play the 7 tracks from the new EP, as well as some … Continue reading Born To Love: The Lovelocks EP Release Party, Toronto!
Two years in the making, The Lovelocks brand new Born To Love EP has finally arrived, and we couldn’t be happier for 3 reasons… 1) We’ve been waiting for new music from Ali and Zoe – and here it is. 2) The Lovelocks are truly lovely girls who deserve all of the good things that come … Continue reading Born To Love: The Lovelocks EP Review and Q&A
With twenty plus years active in the music business Ian Fletcher Thornley is the consummate professional. Looking happy, youthful and healthy on stage, I don’t have to wonder how things are going. From the early days of Big Wreck, through the Thornley days, Ian seemed like a he’s in a different place and it’s a … Continue reading Ian Fletcher Thornley – Secrets at The Mod Club
The Edge’s Jingle Bell Rock Series Cairo, Birds of Bellwoods and Blue Sky Miners Saturday night in Toronto was the first show of The Edge’s Jingle Bell Rock concerts. The first in the Discovery Series at The Mod Club, and it was amazing! The Edge is donating $1 from each ticket sale to The Daily … Continue reading Cairo: With You at Toronto’s The Mod Club
Friday night, on the west side of town, we mixed things up with a little indie pop rock, some folk indie soul and a side of Americana folk roots. CMW Friday Indie Lineup Midday Swim Shore Thing The Dead South Midday Swim First we hit The Mod Club for a little Midday Swim. We’d had someone recommend that we … Continue reading CMW 2015 Friday Night ft. The Dead South, Shore Thing & Midday Swim
Many thanks to our friends at Jim Beam for making this post, and Thursday night’s adventure for us and our contest winners possible. When in doubt, Make History! Thursday night in Toronto a whole bunch of rock and roll fans congregated at the Mod Club to see Scott Weiland take the stage and put on … Continue reading Jim Beam Rock and Roll Night at CMW 2015 ft. Scott Weiland
Congrats to our winner, Jade Towle and her guest! And thank you to everyone who entered. Stay tuned for more contests and giveaways in the future! Thanks to our fine friends at Jim Beam, we’re giving away 2 general admission passes to see Scott Weiland and the Wildabouts at the Virgin Mobile Mod Club in Toronto! … Continue reading Ticket Giveaway: Scott Weiland and the Wildabouts – Canadian Music Week 2015!
Jim Beam presents the Canadian Music Week Mod Club takeover featuring Scott Weiland and The Wildabouts.
With Josh Beech, Stuck on Planet Earth, and The Luke Austin Band
On Tuesday we hit the Virgin Mobile Mod Club in Toronto to check out Bobby Wills, Jess Moskaluke, and headliner Chad Brownlee on the When The Lights Go Down Tour. From start to finish everyone had a great time… but it wasn’t just a 2 hour concert, the tour offered a lot more than that … Continue reading When The Lights Go Down Tour Review: Toronto
Chad Brownlee began his professional life with a stick in his hands and skates on his feet. That was then, this is now. Brownlee won the 2011 Rising Star Award at the Canadian Country Music Awards, was nominated for Country Album of the Year at the 2013 Juno Awards. And now, Chad Brownlee is headlining … Continue reading When The Lights Go Down Tour Preview: Chad Brownlee [Interview]
This week I saw Toronto’s heart. It was beautiful. Let me elaborate. With the holiday season upon us there have been a lot of fundraisers and holiday parties and opportunities to help the less fortunate. On Wednesday and Thursday night I was able to attend two of these events and see just how caring, giving … Continue reading I’ve Seen The Heart of Toronto…