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PAT MACDONALD IS A SUPERSTAR

PAT MACDONALD IS A SUPERSTAR

Comedian. Cat Dad. Producer. MC. Jays fan. Lover. Pat MacDonald wears many hats (not just a Jays hat, by the way) – and this weekend marks another instalment of his consistently packed showcase, “SUPERSTARS OF COMEDY”. Live on the mainstage [...]

April 25, 2015 Toronto Comedy
The Water Diviner – Movie Review

The Water Diviner – Movie Review

The Water Diviner – Movie Review Rating: B (Good) The Battle of Gallipoli was such a major event in World War I, it’s surprising a lot more motion pictures haven’t been made on the subject. Peter Weir’s Gallipoli is a [...]

April 24, 2015 Movie Reviews, MOVIES
Slowcoaster – Halifax – April 24th 2015

Slowcoaster – Halifax – April 24th 2015

Who: Slowcoaster When: Friday, April 24th @9pm Where: Casino Nova Scotia, 1983 Upper Water Street Tickets: Free Sydney  indie rockers Slowcoaster play the Casino’s Free Music Friday show. The extent of my Slowcoaster knowledge is that every kid in my [...]

April 23, 2015 Halifax, Halifax bands, Halifax pick of the week 1, Reggae, Rock
The Age of Adaline – Movie Review

The Age of Adaline – Movie Review

The Age of Adaline – Movie Review Rating: D+ (Bad) The recent Nicholas Sparks adaptation The Longest Ride managed to avoid the overall corniness and silliness people tend to decry his works for having. The reason for those absences might [...]

April 23, 2015 Movie Reviews, MOVIES
AMAZING THINGS, LIVE!

AMAZING THINGS, LIVE!

This has already been a big year for the cast & characters of AMAZING THINGS (the Toronto-based podcast that tricks you into learning while you laugh!) They signed up with Canada’s new comedy podcast network TALKHOLE (Like radio, but awesome!) [...]

April 22, 2015 Toronto Comedy
RON JAMES LIVE AT MASSEY HALL

RON JAMES LIVE AT MASSEY HALL

How do you get to Massey Hall? Punchlines. A few weeks ago, I sat down and for an episode of my Forever Young podcast with comedy icon RON JAMES (in fact, if you click the pic below you can actually [...]

April 22, 2015 Toronto Comedy
LITTLE VIRGIN LUNGS

LITTLE VIRGIN LUNGS

Last weekend, I came home from a show and I got stoned. I took a load of wet sheets out of the dryer and put them on the bed, I just wrote them off as being “damp”. Then I laid [...]

April 20, 2015 Toronto Comedy
Unfriended – Movie Review

Unfriended – Movie Review

Unfriended – Movie Review Rating: D+ (Bad) With the found footage horror film slowly and surely losing its popularity, it was about time a horror director would formulate a new gimmick. Unfriended fulfils that with the entire movie taking place [...]

April 17, 2015 Movie Reviews, MOVIES
Bloody Diamonds at Cherry Colas – Pick Of The Week

Bloody Diamonds at Cherry Colas – Pick Of The Week

Bloody Diamonds at Cherry Colas w/I Am Machi and Plaid On Flannel – Pick Of The Week Who: Bloody Diamonds, I Am Machi and Plaid On Flannel What: DYI TO (Discover Your Indie) Toronto showcase. When: Saturday, April 18. Where: [...]

April 17, 2015 Toronto pick of the week 2
Monkey Kingdom – Movie Review

Monkey Kingdom – Movie Review

Monkey Kingdom – Movie Review Rating: B (Good) The Disney Nature documentaries have become almost a staple of the studio at this point, alongside their Marvel and animated pictures. While never reaching blockbuster status, it’s good to see Disney committed [...]

April 17, 2015 Movie Reviews, MOVIES
2015 Canadian Music and Broadcast Industry Nominees

2015 Canadian Music and Broadcast Industry Nominees

2015 Canadian Music and Broadcast Industry Nominees Canadian Music Week announced the 2015 nominees for the Canadian Music and Broadcast Industry Awards. The awards, decided upon by industry vote, are a celebration and offer recognition to industry trailblazers and outstanding [...]

April 16, 2015 What's Hot
True Story – Movie Review

True Story – Movie Review

True Story – Movie Review Rating: B (Good) There’s always that question of truth in journalism and how one goes about choosing how to explore a story. How do you make it compelling without sacrificing what happened in the event [...]

April 16, 2015 Movie Reviews, MOVIES
KITCH KLOWN HUNTE!

KITCH KLOWN HUNTE!

Spring is in full swing at KITCH Komedy! The sun is out, and the sidewalks of Wallace Emerson are literally littered with condoms, Belmont butts and recently thawed dog biscuits. To celebrate a new season of light and laughter on the [...]

April 16, 2015 Toronto Comedy
Forward Unto Dawn – Halifax – April 16th 2015

Forward Unto Dawn – Halifax – April 16th 2015

Who: Forward Unto Dawn When: Thursday, April 16th @9pm Where: Gus’ Pub & Grill, 2605 Agricola Street Tickets: $7 Local progressive metal 5-piece Forward Unto Dawn tear up Gus’ Thursday night. Supporting the release of their new EP Alpha, Forward Unto [...]

April 15, 2015 Halifax, Halifax bands, Halifax pick of the week 1, Metal
Weezer headlines Burlington’s Sound of Music kick-off

Weezer headlines Burlington’s Sound of Music kick-off

Weezer headlines Burlington’s Sound of Music  kick-off Burlington’s legendary Sound of Music Festival will kick off this year with the geeks gone rockstar in Weezer headlining the June 13 ticketed event. You can catch Weezer along with Our Lady Peace, [...]

April 15, 2015 Canadian Music, Festivals, ON Festivals, Rock
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