Rennie Adams From The Voice Joins Festival Lineup

Rennie Adams will be performing at this year's Festival, opening for Seal on Saturday, June 23, at the Sony Centre.

Adams is best known for his talents on The Voice Australia, where his soulful folk tones put him in the top eight and garnered international recognition.

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Lake Street's Free Yourself Up Drops May 4

Lake Street Dive's Free Yourself Up, due May 4, is, in many ways, the band's most intimate and collaborative record. The band worked as a tightly knit unit to craft its ten songs and self-produced the album in Nashville with engineer Dan Knobler. "Free Yourself Up is about empowering yourself, emboldening yourself," says the band, "no matter what's going wrong." Pre-order to get an exclusive print signed by the band and download the album track "Good Kisser" now.

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Weaves Nominated for a JUNO

Earlier this month, Weaves was nominated for a JUNO for Alternative Album of the Year, for the second year in a row.

Shortlisted for the Polaris Music Prize in 2017, one of Canada’s most prestigious music awards, Weaves has had an impressive run since their debut just a few short years ago. From a collection of voice memos on an iPhone to establishing themselves as one of the most stridently individual acts to emerge from Toronto’s fertile and multifaceted DIY scene, Weaves has captivated audiences and critics alike.

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Cole Brocksom explores the intersection of jazz and hip hop (TDJ News Corps)

TDJ News Corps member Cole Brocksom explores the relationship between jazz and hip hop, chatting with members of the T.Dot Bangerz Brass and the Dirty B-Sides. Read the story here.

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STINGRAY RISING STARS AWARD WINNERS

The TD Toronto Jazz Festival wrapped its 33rd edition on Sunday, June 30th after presenting more than 175 free performances throughout the 10-day run. Announced, as part of the festivities, was the Stingray Rising Stars awards handed out to emerging talent in the Festival lineup.

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Rosemary Akpan review Cecile McLorin Salvant (TDJ News Corps)

TDJ News Corps member Rosemary Akpan caught her first Cecile McLorin Salvant concert last week. Read her review here.

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Cole Brocksom reviews the rinsethealgorithm/Ghost-Note show (TDJ News Corps)

TDJ News Corps member Cole Brocksom attended the rinsethealgorithm/Ghost Note show. (I think he enjoyed it.) Read the review here.

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Rosemary Akpan reviews Omara Portuondo (TDJ News Corps)

TDJ News Corps member Rosemary Akpan took in Omara Portuondo's "One Last Kiss" concert. Read her review here.

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Rosemary Akpan talks to OKAN (TDJ News Corps)

TDJ News Corps member Rosemary Akpan sat down with Elizabeth Rodriguez to talk all things OKAN. Read the interview here.

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Cole Brocksom reviews Makaya McCraven (TDJ News Corps)

TDJ News Corps member Cole Brocksom was at last weekend's Makaya McCraven show. Read his review here.

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