Giveaway: Win passes to TURF Day One 2014

TURF

Running from July 4th-6th, TURF (Toronto Urban Roots Festival) is a multi-stage outdoor music festival at Fort York Garrison Commons in downtown Toronto! Courtesy of Collective Concerts, we’re giving away a pair of passes to Day One (July 4th) of the event! Artists include; Beirut, Local Natives, Andrew Bird and

TURF Day 3: Concert Review!

The Toronto Urban Roots Festival, or TURF for short, is a 4-day music festival in downtown Toronto. For its first year, they had a really good line up of artists including She & Him, Camera Obscura, Arkells, Fitz and the Tantrums, Hannah Georgas, The Felice Brothers, Skydiggers, The Wooden Sky, The

TURF: Concert Review!

The Cat Empire

Kurt Vile and the Violators // Yo La Tengo // Whitehorse // The Cat Empire // Xavier Rudd // Neko Case // Belle & Sebastian The line-up at the first (and hopefully not the last) Toronto Urban Roots Festival, was wide-ranging and incredibly satisfying. The final day, which landed on Sunday,

Parklife is back, and we couldn’t be more excited

Parklife

Parklife is back at Heaton Park in June and I can’t wait to be back for my fourth year in a row. In my opinion, the line up is the best it ever has been with arena filling The 1975 coming back to their home turf to headline alongside the

Gimme Your Answers: A Video Interview w/ Lake Street Dive

Lake Street Dive

Ahead of their performance at TURF in Toronto, alternative-soul foursome Lake Street Dive joined AMBY on their tour bus to talk about their latest record release Side Pony. Dive into our conversation as we also discuss hot shows, disgusting foods, rollerskating tempo, stress balls, and wanting to perform on the

Gimme Your Answers: A Video Interview w/ The Hives

The Hives

The Hives' brothers Pelle and Niklas Almqvist join me in our latest AMBY interview. I have so many musical memories when it comes to this band, so speaking with The Hives ahead of their performance at TURF in Toronto was amazing. Dive into our conversation as we discuss insane energy,

Gimme Your Answers: A Video Interview w/ Jake Bugg

Jake Bugg

Welcome to one of my highlights of 2016 - the day I had the pleasure of finally interviewing singer and songwriter Jake Bugg at TURF for AMBY. With the recent release of his new album On My One, Bugg stopped through Toronto to perform at this brilliant festival. Indulge in

Gimme Your Answers: A Video Interview w/ Lush

Lush

While at TURF, AMBY was delighted to speak with Emma Anderson and Miki Berenyi of legendary shoegaze band Lush! I joined these two inspirations on their tour bus ahead of their performance to discuss getting back together, original band names, fashion blunders, and future plans. Check out our conversation below. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GXpC-MC_ZHI Interview

Gimme Your Answers: A Video Interview w/ Julia Jacklin

Julia Jacklin

Australian singer and songwriter Julia Jacklin recently stopped through Toronto and AMBY had the pleasure of speaking with her at TURF. Learn more about this rising artist and her debut record Don't Let the Kids Win in our interview where we discuss roadside diners, living in the moment, our mums,

Gimme Your Answers: A Video Interview w/ Matthew Good

Matthew Good

AMBY had the pleasure of finally interviewing alt-rock musician and songwriter Matthew Good while at TURF. Indulge in our conversation as we discuss his adorable kids, the best album title of all time, loving to cook, and great rants on Twitter. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QlMslIENyN4 Interview by Alicia Atout | @AliciaAtout Thanks to the awesome folks

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