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How to get Music Grants for Travel
So you want to get a music grant for touring/showcasing but have no idea where to start. I know the feeling. I wrote this blog to show you exactly what I [...]
Lauren Spike’s Favourite Releases of 2017
Punk Albums 2017 and more! Here are my top 5 picks for 2017 releases.  Albums include releases from The Electric Dead, The Creepshow, Dirty Work, Bad [...]
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Rancid Toronto – July 29/17, Rancid and Dropkick Murphys & AFTER PARTY
Rancid Toronto – Rancid hits Toronto on July 29th, 2017 as part of their co-headlining tour, From Boston to Berkeley, with The Dropkick Murphys. [...]
Hardcore Punk All Weekend at Coalition: T.O. (July 14-15, 2017)
You like hardcore punk? Coalition is the place to be this weekend! HARDCORE PUNK AT COALITION: T.O. FRIDAY JULY 14th 2017 On Friday night, PANTYCHRIST [...]
Photoshop Tutorial: How to Make a Punk Rock Poster
  Need a poster for a gig? Never fear, a D.I.Y. poster tutorial is here! Having a captivating image can help people notice your show. You can share it [...]
NXNE or North by Northeast is an annual music and arts festival held in each June in Toronto. Each year NXNE presents hundreds of bands from Canada and [...]
Top 5 Punkabilly/Punk Concert Venues in Toronto 2017
Hey Toronto Punk! Hey Toronto punk, I’m going to list my favourite venues! Ok, so my list might be a little bias because as a musician, how clubs [...]
CMW 2017 Presents Lauren Spike live at the Bovine Sex Club April 18th
CMW – Canadian Music Week is back in 2017 with hundreds of bands including 54/40, Good Charlotte and Melissa Etheridge. CMW Showcase April 18th As [...]
The Interrupters and Bad Cop Bad Cop at Hard Luck Bar Toronto – Concert Review
Last night The Interrupters & Bad Cop Bad Cop, wowed audiences as they gave it their all in front of a packed crowd at Toronto’s Hard Luck Bar [...]
Dr. Martens Goes Punkabilly with Demented are Go Pascal Boot
Dr. Martens teams up with legendary Welsh Psychobilly band, Demented are Go for a punkabilly inspired boot design. Dr. Martens states “As one of the [...]