Erica Rae Chong's review of Retrocity

Supporters and curious passersby braved the blistering heat Friday afternoon, filling up the seats and crowding around the stage to watch eight-member a cappella group Retrocity perform at Nathan Philips Square...Read the full story.

Marika Galea's interview with Chris Donnelly

Myriad is a local trio consisting of University of Toronto alumni Chris Donnelly (piano), Dan Fortin (bass) and Ernesto Cervini (drums). They performed Friday night at the Cherry St. Restaurant. I had the opportunity to speak to Chris about the group’s recent Alberta/B.C. tour, the upcoming album, and what makes Myriad unique...Read the full story.

Erica Rae Chonge's review of Alysha Brillinger

Five years ago, Alysha Brillinger stumbled into the Reservoir Lounge and landed an impromptu gig...Read the full story.

Mike DeiCont's interview with Jeff King

Juno award-wining woodwind specialist Jeff King is a heavyweight in the Toronto music scene. With an extensive resume as both a leader and a sideman, he is known for his straight ahead approach to jazz...Read the full story...

Erica Rae Chong's interview with Tyler Yarema

At 21, Tyler Yarema left his Thunder Bay hometown to seek stardom in the province’s biggest, glitziest city. He’d only started playing the piano five years earlier, but had his heart set on playing music for a living...Read the full story...

Erica Rae Chong's review of George Benson

In 1976, George Benson rocketed to fame with the pop-jazz album Breezin'. The title track's easygoing melody has survived the ensuing decades, becoming immortalised as a smooth jazz standard...Read the full story...

Marika Galea's review of Bill Frisell

"Frisell Plays Lennon" (featuring Bill Frisell, Greg Leisz, Tony Scherr and Kenny Wollesen) hit the Enwave Theatre Tuesday night, giving both Bill Frisell and John Lennon lovers a delightful night out...Read the full story...

Marika Galea's review of Bill Frisell

"Frisell Plays Lennon" (featuring Bill Frisell, Greg Leisz, Tony Scherr and Kenny Wollesen) hit the Enwave Theatre Tuesday night, giving both Bill Frisell and John Lennon lovers a delightful night out...Read the full story...

Marika Galea's interview with Mario Castro

Puerto Rican tenor saxophonist and recent Berklee graduate Mario Castro will be bringing his quintet to The Rex Hotel on Wednesday, June 27th at 5:00P.M. The set will feature music from his debut album, Primavera, as well as some newer compositions...Read the full story...

Marika Galea's review of Shannon Graham's Storytellers

Shannon Graham’s Storytellers hit the stage at The Central Monday night with an array of highly arranged and narrative original music...Read the full story...

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