With Halloween right around the corner, candy is front of mind for thousands of children across the city as they busily debate the serious issue of pillowcase vs. cloth grocery bag vs. giant plastic pumpkin head as the ideal vessel for their trick-or-treating.
Tonight, you’re probably going to be doing one of two things if you live in Toronto: commiserating with your fellow #TOpoli faithful, slumped downcast as you defeatedly watch the election results roll in, or madly spinning in gleeful circles while tossing your imaginary confetti around your head.
One of the most misunderstood artists in music was at Massey Hall on Friday night, and Sinead O’Connor certainly demonstrated some of the contradictions and dualities that make her such a compelling performer and personality.
Art Bergmann, 61, is in town tomorrow night to play a show at The Great Hall alongside Tony Dekker (Great Lake Swimmers) and Two-Minute Miracles. So it's a bit of a revival to be sure, but a revival that has at least one foot planted firmly in the future 'cause, young musician's take note, dudes got serious songwriting chops to boot.