Talk of the Town

Talk of the Town

Everybody is talking about it. Celebrity moments, from red carpet highlights to events, new movies and great shows.

Osheaga, as usual,was a total success. More and more tourists came to Montreal for the occasion and big names from the industry happily shared the stages (Big Boi, Kendrick Lamar, Phoenix). Between a lot (lot lot) of flower crowns and high waisted shorts,…

This weekend two of Canada’s biggest parties go head-to-head. In the right corner wearing jean cut-offs, Wayfarers and grimy sneakers is Osheaga the biggest outdoor festival in the country. In the left, wearing fabulous rhinestone encrusted bodysuits, gorgeous feathered headdresses and silky, multicoloured…

The Osheaga Arts and Music Festival is always a fun weekend where you get to listen to amazing bands and dance all day with your friends. It’s also three days full of sweat, hotness and sometimes rain. That’s why you need to be…

Sometimes life gets unexpectedly awesome. That’s what happened at NorthSide on the Saturday night after we caught a stripped down show by Brooklyn’s Widowspeak at Cameo Gallery. We stepped into a secret room for an interview (okay, okay it looked like something out a Lynch…

Having performed to a packed house at Cameo Gallery, we nabbed  Molly Hamilton and Robert Earl Thomas of Brooklyn’s Widowspeak to talk hometowns, best (and worse) tour experiences and fave pop stars. Get to know two of our new favourite people a little…

We hit the Brooklyn streets (and shows) in some seriously hot and sticky weather in our search for the quintessential NorthSide vibe. We’ve collected some of our favourite moments here—from the artists and Brooklynites at Williamsburg Walks, to festivalgoers heading to see Solange…

In 2009, Dan Lardner met Alex  Niemetz. The two went for ice cream and the next thing you know, they were playing in band together along with Dan’s childhood bud, Peter Baumann. They were 17. Last month, the New York City-based four-piece (Texan,…

Whether you’re an iPhone addict or all about the Android (we can be friends, right?), loading up on a collection of awesome apps is a must. Apps are functional, social and sometimes, just plain fun. Instagram, Snap Chat and Facebook are probably already…

After the flood, comes the sun. Or in this case the Stampede. For a while we held our breath, unsure whether Calgary would be able to host its annual Calgary Stampede where cowboys—real, actual cowboys—compete in everything from bull riding to chuck wagon…

Since the NorthSide Festival is all about discovering new bands, we’ve put together a playlist of some of the best songs from some of the best bands we saw over the weekend. No, we didn’t include Solange’s “Losing You,” The Walkmen’s “The Rat”…