Tag Archives: Rancho Relaxo
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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Pick A Piper

CMW Night 6: Pick A Piper, Babe, Wild Domestic & More

Sunday, March 24, 2013 Duck Duck Goose – 8pm @ Rancho Relaxo (Two Way Monologues & GreenShades) With minimal showcases and many people having already checked out in favour of sleep, we headed out to Rancho Relaxo for the last night of CMW. The first band up was Toronto’s Duck Duck Goose. While the psychedelic […]

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Mikey Chuck Rivers

Mikey Chuck Rivers, Dave Whitty and The Hollowbodies at Rancho Relaxo

Date of show: November 9, 2012 Mikey Chuck Rivers Dave Whitty The Hollowbodies

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Royal Canoe

Royal Canoe and Savoir Adore at Rancho Relaxo

Date of show: October 13, 2012 Royal Canoe Savoir Adore The Black Fever

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Seas Celebrates the Release of Their EPs at Rancho Relaxo

Date of show: July 19, 2012 Written by: Chiara DiAngelo We managed to make it to The Indie Machine’s showcase at Rancho Relaxo in time to catch headliners Seas. Fronted by Chris “Hippy” Hughes (vocals, guitar) and comprised of ex-members of Moneen including drummer Peter Krpan who also provides backup vocals. With Hughes at the […]

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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 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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NXNE Night 2: Bad Religion, Stella Ella Ola, Nash & More

Thursday, June 14, 2012 Nash – 7:00PM @ Mod Club (Maple Music Recordings) I started my Thursday early, heading to see Nash at the Mod Club, one of the sets I’d been looking forward to most this festival after catching them acoustic during CMW. Luckily, he and his band did not disappoint. Hard-hitting beats and […]

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CMW Night 5: Topanga, The Elwins & More at Rancho Relaxo

Sunday, March 25, 2012 David Hustler & The Trustworthy I unintentionally missed The Ship, so I started off the last night of CMW with David Hustler, whose name really is “Hustler,” and his backing band The Trustworthy. Hustler’s Facebook describes their music as “barn burning indie folk/rock,” which is quite apt. There’s an alt country […]

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Portage and Main

CMW Night 3: Music BC, Young Lions Music Club & More

Friday, March 23, 2012 Cai.ro – 8:00PM @ Rancho Relaxo (Two Way Monologues & The Indie Machine) Starting their set with the lights dimmed low, first came the pounding of the drum, and clapping of this five-piece’s hands before the melody swelled with the addition of keys and violin. There is a depth and darkness […]

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