Author Archives: BK

May 28

Butterfly Ball @ Four Seasons Hotel on Thursday, May 25, 2023

By A.J.Lam The glamorous and beautiful supporters of Boost CYAC were out in force to raise awareness and funds at this year’s Butterfly Ball again at the super luxurious Four Seasons Hotel. “The Butterfly Ball® is a glamorous fundraising event for Toronto’s social scene and raises significant funds for Boost CYAC (Child and Youth Advocacy […]

May 28

Unveiling of Canada’s Walk of Fame Roy Thomson Hall Toronto May 26, 2023

By Sally W.and Photos By Alex Lam Friday, May 26, 2023 just after 12 noon was an exciting time by Roy Thomson Hall!  It was the unveiling of the 25th year of Canada’s Walk of Fame. Eleven inductees were being honoured! A very special ceremony to celebrate the talent, the brains, ingenuity, business skills, creativity […]

May 27

”BLACK BARBIE”:A DOCUMENTARY,”“Nathan-ism,” “Smoke Sauna Sisterhood,”“Twice Colonized”&“Who’s afraid of Nathan Law?”@Hot Docs 2023

By A.J.Lam “Black Barbie” is the story of how a black Barbie came about out of the world of blonde Malibu Barbie despite not being mentioned in a timeline in a book about the history of Barbie.   The first black Barbie was brought about due to the hard work of a longtime black corporate […]

May 26

ROM After Dark: Music Born Of The Cold @ Royal Ontario Museum on May 19, 2023

By A.J.Lam ROM After Dark: Music Born of the Cold, on Friday, May 19, allowed the beautiful well-dressed party-goers a preview of the ROM’s latest innovative exhibit, Tsarnitut! Music Born of the Cold, curated by Montreal’s Musée des Beaux Arts, a fascinating exhibit of the intersection of Inuit culture, art and music. In addition to […]

May 25

Mr. Dressup to Degrassi: 42 Years Of Legendary Toronto Kids TV @ Myseum on Tuesday, May 23,2023

By A.J.Lam Myseum presents the wonderful playful story of legendary and influential Toronto Kids TV since the 1950’s from which many stars have emerged, including Drake, John Candy, and Tonya Williams. “The TV shows of your childhood hit closer to home than you might think. From 1952 to 1994, Toronto was a global player in […]

May 24

Calgary’s Dynamic Rocker Duo THE WANDERING OFF Release “Knick Of Time”

“Knick Of Time” YouTube and Spotify Website The Wandering Off, a dynamic rock duo from Calgary, Alberta comprised of husband-and-wife, Emily, and Kyle Corner, have released their third single “Knick Of Time” from their debut, self-titled album – both available now. This electric, newly released energy-driven track by The Wandering Off is the third single from their 12-song […]

May 24


GORDONLIGHTFOOT –AT ROYALALBERTHALL REVERED SONGWRITER’S FINAL ALBUM TO BE RELEASED JULY 14, 2023 Link To Album onApple | Amazon |Spotify | OfficialStore The final album from revered Canadiansinger-songwriter Gordon Lightfoot, who passed away on May 1, 2023, at age 84, simply entitled At Royal Albert Hall will be released on July 14th, via Linus Entertainment, the Canadian independent label that released Lightfoot’s last studioalbum with his band, Harmony, in 2004. Recorded live in concert in London England at the prestigious Royal Albert Hall on May 24, 2016, the double album set isan unembellished live mix of that night’sperformance, without […]

May 24

Folk/Dark Pop Singer Songwriter Silka Weil Releases “Time”

“Time” YouTube and Spotify Website Indie folk meets dark pop as singer-songwriter Silka Weil takes us on another personal journey with her new single ‘Time’. Out now, Time’ is the third single from her new self-titled EP. With success and international radio play from her debut single ‘Capsized’ which was well-received by critics and listeners alike, and her […]

May 22

Vino Nobile Di Montepulciano Wine Tasting @ Aria Ristorante on May 16, 2023

By A.J.Lam Wine buyers, press, and influencers were given exclusive access to the tasting of fine wines from the Tuscan consortium of Vino Nobile di Montepulciano while enjoying a delicious lunch of risotto, gnocchi, porchetta, and much more, at the upscale beautiful Aria Ristorante facing Maple Leaf Square. “The Italian Trade Commission,on behalf of theConsortium […]

May 22

Asian Heritage Month 2023 Opening Ceremony @ Innis College on May 13th, 2023

By A.J. Lam “Celebrating the 21st Anniversary of the Signing of Asian Heritage Month Declaration by Senate of Canada and Presentation of the Walter Carsen Prize for Excellence in the Performing Arts by Canada Council for the ArtsASIAN HERITAGE MONTH 2023 OPENING CEREMONYFollowed by dim-sum lunch reception sponsored by Mr. Justin Poy” “Welcome speeches:The Honourable […]

May 21

Fight To End Cancer 2023 Gala Official Media Day Weigh-In @ El Mocambo, Thurs.,May 18th,2023

By A.J.Lam and Jody Glaser Sponsors, VIP guests and media had the opportunity May 18th to attend a special weigh-in at the legendary El Mocombo. Let me explain. You see these young men and women have been training in Olympic style boxing for the past 6 months (several others 3 years) all to prepare for […]

May 21

TUSARNITUT! Music Born of the Cold Preview@ROM-Wed.,May 17th,2023

By A.J.Lam The ROM presents, with the assistance of Montreal’s Musée des Beaux Arts, this fascinating exhibit of the intersection of Inuit culture, art and music. In addition, ROM After Dark: Music Born of the Cold, on Friday, May 19, will allow party goers to have a preview of this fascinating exhibit along with curated […]

May 21

“Where to Now : A Journey Through The Lens” Opening @ Cultural Goods Gallery on May 16, 2023

By A.J.Lam

May 20

UK-Based Rock Group The Goodstock Project Sings The Blues In New Single “This Rain”

“This Rain” YouTube and Spotify Website As the saying goes, “When it rains, it pours.” When something goes wrong, it seems more things go wrong and things will never be right again. The frustration and despair of this experience is captured in UK- based rock group The Goodstock Project and their newest single, “This Rain”. The song opens […]

May 19

Singer-Songwriter Henry Lees Unlocks a Summer Peace and Love Party with “Free This Love”

Award-Winning Toronto Artist Teams with Vancouver Rising Star Producer Sean Thomas for Funky, Feel-Good Anthem Recently Honoured by Two International Songwriting Competitions “Free This Love” YouTube and Spotify Website Over the years, we’ve heard that love is the answer, the drug, can build a bridge, lifts us up where we belong, is endless, a crazy little thing and […]