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Second day covering Bluesfest and all the kinks plaguing the festival the day prior, had all disappeared. Arriving mid afternoon to a very sparsely dispersed crowd, navigating between stages was a total breeze! G.Grand playing to a very humble attendance at the Claridge Homes Stage, jumping around and delivering as
Hi I'm Taylor Knox, a musician and songwriter from Toronto, Canada. I have played in lots of wonderful bands including Golden Dogs, Hayden, Owen Pallett, Rich Aucoin, and Alvvays. I just released my first solo record, an EP called "LINES" on March 31 2015.
LINES is 6 songs. The first 5 are
Based in Toronto, Canadian Music Week is a ten day festival taking place on May 1st to 10th. In addition to conferences and award shows, the festival also includes a line-up consisting of The Jesus and Mary Chain, Alvvays, FIDLAR, King Tuff, Billy Talent, Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds, Cloud Nothings,
Canadian five-piece Alvvays completely hooked a full house at the Brudenell Social Club in Leeds with their splendid take on obdurate social moments and unreciprocated love. While setting their tales to breezy, literate their indie-rock is, unusual and imaginative. It may at times swagger along a winding complicated route but
On December 20th, Alvvays will play Toronto's The Opera House with support from Moon King and Elsa. Courtesy of Collective Concerts, A Music Blog, Yea? is giving away a pair of tickets to the show!
To enter the giveaway, all you have to do is fill out the form below and
If you have realized that you live under a rock lately – and have been shuffling the same playlist on your iPod for the past three months or so, then you’ve probably not heard of Alvvays (or know how to pronounce it, rather). They are Toronto’s newest gift to the
With two upcoming shows for NXNE -- Friday the 20 at The Mod Club (9:00 pm) and Saturday the 21st (at 6:30pm) and Y-D Square with Spoon and Mac Demarco -- and a debut album out on July 22nd, there couldn't have been a better time to chat with Toronto
On January 17th at the Garrison, Yuck played in one of their first shows in Canada since the loss of lead singer Daniel Blumberg. Opening for Yuck was band Alvvays (pronounced “Always,” but don’t worry I was confused too), a band of trippy, reverb-heavy, beach music. The use of reverb