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NXNE Night 5: Ground Control Showcase with Iceage & More

Sunday, June 16, 2013 The Beverleys – 9pm @ The Garrison (Ground Control) Ell V Gore – 10pm @ The Garrison (Ground Control) Lower – 11pm @ The Garrison (Ground Control) Iceage – 12am @ The Garrison (Ground Control)

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NXNE Night 4: Hand Drawn Dracula, Teenage Kicks, Brazos & More

Saturday, June 15, 2013 Brazos – 6pm @ St. James Gazebo Teenage Kicks – 7pm @ Yonge-Dundas Square (Ford) Cousins – 9pm @ The Garrison (Hand Drawn Dracula) Beliefs – 10pm @ The Garrison (Hand Drawn Dracula) Dusted – 11pm @ The Garrison (Hand Drawn Dracula) Tangiers – 12am @ The Garrison (Hand Drawn Dracula)

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The National

NXNE Day/Night 3: The National, The Matinée, Still Corners & More

Friday, June 14, 2013 Still Corners – 3pm @ Urban Outfitters Dusted – 4pm @ Urban Outfitters Northcote – 6pm @ St. James Gazebo C T Z N S H P – 6:30pm @ Yonge-Dundas Square Hayden – 7:30 @ Yonge-Dundas Square The National – 9:10 @ Yonge-Dundas Square Kulas – 11pm @ The Hideout […]

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Young Rival

NXNE Night 2: Authentic (Young Rival tour documentary) & Afterparty

Thursday, June 13, 2013 Authentic: Young Rival’s Journey Through Canada – 6:45pm @ Bloor Hot Docs Cinema We don’t often cover films at music festivals, but last year I really enjoyed watching Ages & Stages: The Story of The Meligrove Band. Last Frame Pictures directed and produced that documentary and when I heard they had […]

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NXNE Night 1: The Damn Truth, Grounders, The Darcys & More

Wednesday, June 12, 2013 The Darcys – 9pm @ Arts & Crafts Pop Up Bailiff – 10pm @ Horseshoe Tavern Reuban and the Dark – 11pm @ Horseshoe Tavern Grounders – 12am @ Horseshoe Tavern The Damn Truth – 1am @ Horseshoe Tavern

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Harvest Breed

NXNE Preview: Harvest Breed

Chiara Recommends Harvest Breed: Thursday June 13 – 9pm at The Monarch Tavern w/ Charlotte Day Wilson (8pm), Familiar Wild (10pm) T. Nile (11pm), Arstidir (12am), Archery Guild (1am), The Human Orchestra (2am) Montreal/Sherbrooke, Quebec six-piece Harvest Breed is the project of C-Antoine Gosselin (vocals, composer) and Philippe Custeau (guitar, songwriter); and is rounded out […]

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An Overview of our NXNE 2012 Coverage

We had a busy North by Northeast, covering one film (Ages & Stages: The Story of The Meligrove Band) and 67 bands, hitting up as many daytime and nighttime showcases we could. We didn’t get a chance to cover any of NXNEi (interactive) or any comedy shows, but we’ve heard such great things and we […]

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Amos the Transparent

NXNE Day/Night 5: Amos the Transparent, Papermaps, Peachcake & More

Sunday, June 17, 2012 Octoberman – 4:15PM @ Trinity Bellwoods (Young Lions Music Club & Humble Empire) Knowing a trip to Bellwoods for The Great Heart Festival would be just the cure for my sleep-deprived body, I made it there in time to catch Toronto’s Octoberman. With a bit of a country-pop sound, the band […]

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NXNE Day/Night 4: Hollerado, The Lumineers, Topanga & More

Saturday, June 16, 2012 Hollerado – 5:00PM @ Yonge-Dundas Square (Spinner.ca) I headed out into the heat of the afternoon sun to Yonge & Dundas Square to catch Hollerado. You know a band has “made it” when you are surrounded by swarms of young teens singing along to every word. Even the middle-aged man beside […]

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NXNE Night 3: Parlovr, Hooded Fang, Zulu Winter & More

Friday, June 15, 2012 2:54 – 9:00PM @ Lee’s Palace When I walked into Lee’s Palace to see London’s 2:54, it was already near the end of their set with just two songs left. Sisters Collette Thurlow and Hannah Thurlow are the foundation for this UK band, with gorgeous harmonies over their moody, jangly shoegaze […]

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