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Band Interview: Our Lady Peace

Grant Walters Grant Walters Band Interview: Our Lady Peace

The Canadian alt-rock veterans visit the InkCarceration Festival on Saturday night in Mansfield in support of their ninth studio album, "Somethingness"

“Why-e-i-e-i-eee…yeeaaaaaaahhh…Superman’s dead!” Our monolithic concrete bunker of a residence hall at Simon Fraser University had surprisingly thin walls, which meant that my next door neighbor’s new obsession with Toronto alt-rockers Our Lady Peace also became an integral part of my life – usually when I didn’t want them to be. “Superman’s Dead,” the lead single […]

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Concert Preview: Fast Romantics at Woodlands Tavern

Grant Walters Grant Walters Concert Preview: Fast Romantics at Woodlands Tavern

The melodic Toronto-based indie pop outfit will perform a headlining show at Woodlands Tavern tonight.

Returning from a set of dates in their Canadian homeland with Vancouver prog-pop band The Zolas and an appearance at SXSW last month, Toronto’s Fast Romantics will play a headlining show tonight (April 5) at Woodlands Tavern. Their latest single, “Animal”, pairs piercing synths with Matthew Angus’ soaring lead vocal – which is especially excellent […]

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Concert Preview: Great Lake Swimmers

Grant Walters Grant Walters Concert Preview: Great Lake Swimmers

The Toronto-based roots band brings their lush orchestral folk-pop offerings to the Rumba Café on November 16th.

A Forest of Arms, the sixth studio album by Canadian indie-folk outfit and Juno Award nominees Great Lake Swimmers, is a resounding affirmation for those who wonder if pop music with a conscience is still being made.  Saying the record is carefully constructed is an understatement given the measures the Swimmers have taken to shape […]

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Crew Struggles in Toronto, Dropping Away Game 2-3

 Crew Communications Crew Struggles in Toronto, Dropping Away Game 2-3

The Columbus Crew (4-5-4, 16 points) fell 3-2 on the road to Toronto FC at BMO Field on Saturday night (5-4-1, 16 points) after Doneil Henry scored late in stoppage time to give the home side the victory. The Crew took the lead in the 18th minute through Justin Meram but Jermain Defoe equalized from […]

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Crew start strong with win over TFC

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MLSnet.com wrote Crew start strong with win over TFC 03/29/2008 6:29PM By Nathan Linton The Columbus Crew got their 2008 Major League Soccer season off to a positive start, getting goals from Adam Moffat and Alejandro Moreno for a 2-0 victory against Toronto FC and a win in the first installment of the “Trillium Cup” […]

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Toronto Fans Coming to Columbus for Crew Opener

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soccer.suite101.com wrote Toronto FC Fans Plan Road Trip Feb 28, 2008 Toronto FC’s support groups will bring their chants, drums and streamers on the road when Toronto opens its second Major League Soccer season in Columbus, Ohio. Over 2000 Toronto fans are expected to make the 700-kilometre trip to Crew Stadium. Columbus fans can expect […]

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