Posts Filed Under: canadian music week
CMW's off-putting industry panels pull focus from a genuinely good crop of bands playing Toronto music venues this week.
Heavy music may be hard to find at this year's CMW festival, but it's not totally missing. Here are our picks of the thrashiest the fest has to offer.
Nominated for: pitting festivals against each other, with local bands caught in the middle.
New radius clause prevents bands from playing both NXNE and CMW.
Why is Canada's oldest multi-venue music festival seen as a weak, sloppy knock-off? We offer six reasons.
A photographic recap of CMW 2013.
The second half of CMW featured a little bit of everything—and by "everything" we mean rowdy jazz, couples crowdsurfing, and terrible awards-show jokes.
Here's what to see tonight, tomorrow and Sunday. (Although honestly, Sunday is kind of a half-day at best.)
Stock up on 5-Hour Energy and plot the best route between venues, because Canadian Music Week is underway.
This weekend, join an outdoor art tour with the AGO; catch a one-night-only performance of a stellar comedy monologue act; a documentary on the story of American film critics gets a screening and panel discussion; Canadian Music Week goes out with a bang; and much more!
In today's UP: Art Metropole's launch, public conversation, and afterparty for Commerce By Artists; last chance theatre showings of The Happy Woman, The Diary of Anne Frank, and Out The Window; The Canadian International Comedy Fest's highlights (and non-fest local offerings); and Canadian Music Week continues.
A Warped Tour documentary pulls back the curtain on the storied traveling show.
In today's Urban Planner: a new art exhibition takes a look at structures in the Don River Valley, a cabaret recreates the songs of the Beach Boys, young musicians take on the work of famous composers, Ben Sures releases his debut CD, and Canadian Music Week continues.