Archive for December, 2009

What Would Fantastic Mr. Fox Do?

(Dec 31, 2009) This is the question that my friends and I were asking each other for weeks after seeing Wes Andersen’s newest movie, Fantas...

Holiday Spirits Around West Queen West

(Dec 30, 2009) Poster by laurenhortie.com Toronto’s popular West Queen West neighbourhood and surrounding area- seemingly home to every hipste...

Oldies but Goodies

(Dec 30, 2009) A Christmas Story In the winter months staying in and renting an old movie is high on my list of priorities. At the top of this li...

New-Age music: Now less relaxing!

(Dec 30, 2009) The DIY/underground music community seems to be finally ready to get excited about New-Age music. Black Dice’s “Beach...

Ghosts on Tape brings the tropical-booty-crunk

(Dec 29, 2009) I can’t understand how this guy is not more famous yet. Ghosts on Tape is a one-man dance jam powerhouse from San Francisco ...

Fist Pumpin, Juice Chuggin, Blood Gushin

(Dec 29, 2009) MTV is known for its scripted “reality” shows, but I can’t figure out whether its new series “Jersey Shor...

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(Dec 29, 2009) Michael Ruppert is your neighbour; a kind of “guy next door”. But this former L.A.P.D officer is going to scare you b...

Get a Doc Fix at Toronto Independent Cinemas

(Dec 28, 2009) Torontonians have the economic blues like everyone else so the city’s beloved independent theatres (where screenings cost less ...

British TV Awesomeness

(Dec 28, 2009) What is it about the Brits that make them awesome at making weird, gut-bustingly funny television? I’m not sure, but I can&...

Terminal City Bass

(Dec 28, 2009) I threw Vancouver’s first dubstep party; it was 2005 in a warehouse in East Vancouver. Kode 9 headlined and some of Vancouve...

My Current Book!

(Dec 26, 2009) I am currently reading a little bit of this novel every single night. It’s still intriguing to me despite being slow-movin...

A Pub You Can Dance In

(Dec 26, 2009) A DJ buddy of mine had his last Atlanta gig at P’cheen Saturday. It’s the first time I’ve been to the place fo...

Keeping it Local and DIY for the Holidays

(Dec 25, 2009) There is nothing I hate more than buying Christmas gifts. It’s hard to know what to get people, and there’s this sort ...

More Excuses to Dress Up

(Dec 24, 2009) I live in a notoriously dressed down kind of a town. Go to the fanciest restaurant in town (my favorite? Uchi! Mmm) and you’...

60’s Coats, how do I love thee?

(Dec 24, 2009) I have seen the most wonderful, enviable 60’s wool coats this Winter! Some with Faux fur, some trimmed in the real thing...