Concert Review + Photos: Remembering August @ Four Bars at Dempseys

Remembering August

January is traditionally the time where you discover new music, so what better than to hear it in a live environment. On record Remembering August, Jessie Hallet and Luke Searle’s voices are a perfect combination like Salt and Pepper on you favourite French Fries. It’s intriguing and in rich in

Passion Pit: Concert Review!

Passion Pit // Downsview Park // 12.07.13 I first saw Passion Pit while standing in the muddy festival grounds of Osheaga 2012, then at Toronto’s Kool Haus in the winter of 2013, and I recently had the absolute pleasure of seeing Michael Angelakos and his band kill it opening for Weezer

Petra Glynt: Concert Review!

Petra Glynt // Harbourfront Centre // 14.07.13 Petra Glynt (or, Alexandra Mackenzie) looks a lot like Grimes: she’s got the coloured hair, the trippy clothes. But the moment she begins to sing, the similarities die down. Her voice is deeper—she has a background in opera—and heavy drumbeats dominate her music. At the

Five Favourite Fab Gigs: The Family Rain

The Family Rain

AMBY's had the pleasure of working with The Family Rain on multiple occasions now, and we find each article only gets better. After interviewing the band (twice!), writing about their songs, and reviewing their gigs, it was time for The Family Rain to tell AMBY about their five favourite fab

Gimme Your Answers 2: An Interview w/ The Family Rain

The Family Rain

With the rock/blues three-piece outfit The Family Rain embarking on their first headline tour, A Music Blog, Yea? caught up with the Bath brothers and chatted about sexy Rocky, a future reviewing films, and what they’re up to next. AMBY: So take us back to how three brothers decided to put

Grizzly Bear in Dachau: Concert Review!

Grizzly Bear

Open-air with Grizzly Bear! Last Wednesday I went to a concert by the American Indie band Grizzly Bear and once again I was shivering the whole time, not knowing if it was because of the excitement or the cold temperatures… However, Grizzly Bear’s show was amazing and so was the location.

You’ve GOT To See This: “BeelzeBop”

Chemical Smile

Chemical Smile: We are Chemical Smile and welcome to our world, we hope you enjoy your stay. This is a video we made for our song BeelzeBop. We hope it doesn't make too much sense. Love to all. *** Interview // Facebook // Twitter // YouTube // [youtube] Alicia Atout

Song of the Day: “I Think I Like Your Girlfriend More Than You”


I Think I Like Your Girlfriend More Than You by bentcousin! Our Song of the Day can be heard beneath or over on the left sidebar throughout AMBY. Enjoy! Band Links: Interview //Facebook // Twitter // SoundCloud // [soundcloud url="" params="color=8d00ff&auto_play=false&show_artwork=true" width=" 100%" height="166" iframe="true" /] Alicia Atout

Gimme Your Answers: An Interview w/ Mystery Jets

Mystery Jets are one of those bands who can give fans a sense of belonging. Growing up, they were my favourite band, and that fact hasn’t changed in the past eight years. Mystery Jets are to be admired for their flawless songwriting talents and endless amount of musical genius which