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STEVE VAI SHREDS TORONTO

STEVE VAI SHREDS TORONTO

| September 23, 2012 | Comments (606)

      Words & Photos; Dave Logan Photo Slideshow   Steve Vai was in town during a busy night of shows in Toronto. He seemed to have arrived under the radar, or maybe people have seen him plenty of times before. He’s been in this game for a long time. The Sony Centre was [...]

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FIONA APPLE AT THE SOUND ACADEMY

FIONA APPLE AT THE SOUND ACADEMY

| July 6, 2012 | Comments (0)

Full Photo Set Here   Fiona Apple was in town on her countries birthday bringing a polished, solid show to The Sound Academy. To be honest her frame looked quite small and weak. Appearances though can be deceiving. Fiona belted out her tunes once her voice had a chance to warm up. Appearing at times [...]

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JANELLE MONAE COMES TO TORONTO’S JAZZ FEST AT NATHAN PHILLIPS SQUARE

JANELLE MONAE COMES TO TORONTO’S JAZZ FEST AT NATHAN PHILLIPS SQUARE

| June 27, 2012 | Comments (1)

FULL SET HERE Words and Photos By: Neil Van The sexy and electrifying Janelle Monae is back in Toronto, after a whirlwind year to stardom for the young twenty-six year old musician.  Playing the Grammy Awards, hobnobbing with the US president, and playing with many other notable musicians.  For the first time, she is on [...]

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THE HIVES TAKE OVER THE SOUND ACADEMY IN TORONTO

THE HIVES TAKE OVER THE SOUND ACADEMY IN TORONTO

| June 27, 2012 | Comments (1,154)

FULL SET HERE   Stephen McGill capped his night at The Sound Academy by capturing The Hives in their dapper wardrobe.

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FIDLAR OPENS FOR THE HIVES IN TORONTO

FIDLAR OPENS FOR THE HIVES IN TORONTO

| June 27, 2012 | Comments (233)

FULL SET HERE   Steve McGill was on rare assignment for Live N’ Loud Magazine at The Sound Academy in Toronto. On this night starting with Fidlar, opening for The Hives.

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KEANE AT TORONTO’S SOUND ACADEMY

KEANE AT TORONTO’S SOUND ACADEMY

| June 25, 2012 | Comments (0)

ALL THE PHOTOS HERE English rockers Keane made a stop in Toronto for their Strangeland 2012 tour after taking quite the hiatus from making music.  Their last album Perfect Symmetry was released back in 2008 so it has been about four years between albums and tours.  Keane came to popularity in the early 2000s, with [...]

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LAURA MARLING DOES ACOUSTIC AT THE SOUND ACADEMY

LAURA MARLING DOES ACOUSTIC AT THE SOUND ACADEMY

| June 25, 2012 | Comments (93)

FULL SET HERE The very beautiful and musically gifted Laura Marling arrived back to Toronto.  A quiet and sometimes shy soul, and avid reader, there is a certain nostalgia and timeless quality to her lyrics and music.  To be referenced with talented singers as Joni Mitchell, Leonard Cohen, Pj Harvey, and others, is no small [...]

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BIG WRECK MAKES BIG NOISE IN HAMILTON

BIG WRECK MAKES BIG NOISE IN HAMILTON

| May 15, 2012 | Comments (104)

  PHOTOS HERE   Big Wreck has been out of the collective minds of people for a while now. With the members of the band working on their own solo projects, it was just a matter of time before they reconnected. Mind you, only two members of the original band are still a part of [...]

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ENDGAME FOR RISE AGAINST IN TORONTO

ENDGAME FOR RISE AGAINST IN TORONTO

| May 14, 2012 | Comments (315)

  All Photos Here Rise Against was back in Toronto for the second time in almost a year to close out their Endgame tour. The last time they visited was during Edgefest. Just because they were still on the same tour though, they weren’t playing identical sets. This time around saw, rather, heard a different [...]

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MY MORNING JACKET HEATS UP KOOL HAUS IN TORONTO

MY MORNING JACKET HEATS UP KOOL HAUS IN TORONTO

| July 14, 2011 | Comments (0)

I’ve heard little of their music, and a whole lot about them. My Morning Jacket were in town at The Kool Haus on their Circuital tour. I was glad to take the opportunity to see what the Bonnaroo veterans have to offer. Getting started about 30min later than expected no one seemed to mind the [...]

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