We’ve been waiting, all of us, patiently (mostly) for this day – and now it’s here… WayHome has released the lineup for the 2017 music and arts festival, and the time is now to get excited for July 28-30 at Burl’s Creek. With the release of their photo clues last week, WayHome started a conversation … Continue reading WayHome 2017 Lineup Announcement!
2016 was a long, hard year for many of us. Personally, and in the music industry, we experienced loss and heartbreak – BUT, in the midst of all of that, we also had some great moments and we have to remember that! So, to celebrate what was good about the year, here are 5 of my best … Continue reading Joshua’s Highlights and Top Memories of 2016!
On a Wednesday night in Toronto, the holiday season started with a bang with special thanks to WayHome. A full house packed The Phoenix to see Darcys, Bear Mountain, and The Beaches… and to check out the Christmas market, take photos with The Edge 102.1’s Santa, drink, sing, dance, and make donations to MusiCounts in … Continue reading WayHome For The Holidays At The Phoenix!
With 2016 quickly drawing to a close (really, it’s coming faster than I thought) it’s time to start looking back at the year that was. So, here we are today with the 10 albums that I’ve found myself listening to the most in 2016. Some were released this year and caught my ear instantly. Some … Continue reading Joshua’s 10 Most Listened to Albums of 2016!
On Thursday, November 17 we are proud to help host Movember Challenge Karaoke Toronto with The Moustache Growers Union Local 416647. Since 2010, in support of Movember and men’s health initiatives, Movember Challenge Karaoke Toronto has been a super fun event that has raised thousands of dollars for a great cause. And this year isn’t … Continue reading Movember Challenge Karaoke Toronto 2016 #MoChaKaTO
Sunday was a lot of fun at WayHome. There’s always a risk that folks will be partied out on day 3, but that didn’t seem to be the case at all. The crowds were lively, they travelled well between stages – and they got to hear some pretty cool music. Check out some of our … Continue reading WayHome 2016 Photo Review: All Them Witches, Dilly Dally & Beirut!
WayHome was packed with music on four stages all day long, all weekend long. And while we soaked in the sun at Burl’s Creek we also soaked in the tunes! Check out some of our favourite pics of Metric, Mothers, and Bahamas – and stay tuned because there are photos of more bands coming! Metric … Continue reading WayHome 2016 Photo Review: Metric, Mothers & Bahamas!
You could feel it in the air… an electricity flowing through nearly 40,000 people at the WayHome main stage just waiting. And waiting. 10 minutes, 5 minutes, 2 minutes before the set they were ready to explode. And when The Killers came on stage, they did. And when the Las Vegas rockers kicked off the … Continue reading The Way It Was: The Killers at WayHome 2016!
Take a second to think about every one-man-band you’ve ever seen on the street or in a video… now amplify that by a hundred, add some great vocals, get ready to dance, and you’re almost ready to see Robert DeLong do his thing live. In the middle of WayHome day 3, DeLong hit the WayBold … Continue reading Don’t Wait Up: Robert DeLong at WayHome 2016!
Nostalgia is a funny thing. Sometimes you experience something now that feels like it should be super important based on the past and it falls flat – and sometimes you get more out of it than you ever expected. Saturday afternoon at the WayHome main stage Third Eye Blind gave us more than we expected … Continue reading Semi-Charmed Life: Third Eye Blind at WayHome 2016!
Oh baby, look how far we’ve come! Four years ago we saw the Arkells on stage at Toronto’s CNE, and they did a hell of a job entertaining the crowd. Saturday night we saw the pride of Hamilton on the WayBright stage at WayHome 2016 and holy shit did they ever one up themselves. Going … Continue reading Morning Report: Arkells at WayHome 2016!
Some acts, even on a side stage, are so anticipated at a festival that you’re worried the set will be anticlimactic. That could have been the case with Wolf Parade… but it wasn’t. From the second the band walked out onto the stage, to the final note of the final song, the assembled crowd at … Continue reading They’re Back! Wolf Parade at WayHome 2016!
In the middle of a sun and sweat drenched afternoon at WayHome day 1, Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats hit the WayBright stage and put on a damn show! As the band hit their first notes the crowd starting cheering and packing in closer to the stage, and when Nathaniel Rateliff shimmied and danced … Continue reading Out On The Weekend: Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats at WayHome 2016!
As the night got darker and LCD Soundsystem wrapped their set on the main stage, Philly duo Marian Hill started their late night party set, and didn’t miss a beat. Being tucked in at the WayAway stage gave the Marian Hill set a more intimate vibe in the middle of a big music festival, and … Continue reading One Time: Marian Hill at WayHome Late Night 2016!
We’re counting down the days to WayHome and we’re pretty sure you are too. We’ve downloaded the updated app, our schedule is coming together and we wanted to let you know that things have changed a little this year. WayHome has released their newly updated sitemap and we’ve got it for you. Want to see the full-sized … Continue reading WayHome Planning – Updated Site Map and Weather Forecast