Photo taken by Andrea Vacl.

Toronto Men’s Fashion Week in Review

From Feb. 25 to March 3, Toronto held its second season of TOM, Toronto Men’s Fashion Week. TOM allows Canadian designers to showcase their newest designs to a crowd of bold fashion enthusiasts. With a fashion week of its own, men’s fashion is whisked out from under the shadows of women’s fashion, proving to be just as exciting and …

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Band Spotlight: Shred Kelly

B.C.-based “stoke-folk” band Shred Kelly, consisting of Sage McBride, Tim Newton, Ian Page-Shiner, Ty West and Jordan Vlasschaert, is tearing up Canada to promote their third full-length album, Sing to the Night, released Jan. 27. About a decade ago, four of the five members of Shred Kelly moved to the small town of Fernie for …

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Film Review: Tu Dors Nicole

There’s always a moment during a young blissful summer when we’re caught contemplating the endless possibilities of our future. Tu Dors Nicole, directed by well-known Québec film editor Stéphane Lafleur, delves into that very moment with delicacy and tenderness, through the sleepless eyes of a girl living in suburban Québec. The film tells the story of a 20-something …

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Artist Spotlight: Purity Ring

Canadian electronic music duo Purity Ring has released three singles from their much-anticipated upcoming second album, Another Eternity, due out March 3. The band is known for their unique sound, as well as their tantalizing visual performances. The group’s electronic repertoire includes dream pop, a form of alternative rock that focuses on melody and vocals, as well …

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