Category Archives: Reviews

June 21

“Who Knew” Marks New MusiHand-Drawn Video From Kalyna Rakel

WHO KNEW” MARKS NEW MUSIHAND-DRAWN VIDEO FROM KALYNA RAKEL Barrie-Area Singer-Songwriter Shares New Single Ahead of Fourth Release This June ​ “Has good soul” — Ear to the Ground   “Appreciate (this) lyric video!” — Destroy // Exist   “Really dug Kalyna’s vocals here” — Digital Tour Bus   “Magnificent production and impressive singing” — […]

June 17

The Art of Banksy” Curated by Steve Lazarides @213 Sterling Rd. – Tues., June 12th, 2018

We had the privilege to attend a special afternoon Preview for – “The Art of Banksy” Curated by Steve Lazarides, followed by the Opening Party night party with an attendance of  over 1000 guests. On hand were – Corey Ross, President & CEO, Starvox Exhibits Michel Boersma, Senior Vice President Family Entertainment & Theatre, Live Nation. Steve Lazarides, Curator […]

June 11

Aston Martin Grand Prix Party@The Ritz-Carlton Hotel,Montreal-Fri.,June 8th,2018

By A.J.Lam The international elite and F1 fanatics have landed in Montreal for the Formula One Canadian Grand Prix, to attend the much-anticipated annual luxurious and elegant Aston Martin Grand Prix Party at the Five-Star Ritz-Carlton Hotel on Montreal’s super-chic Sherbrooke Avenue. With special guest, Christian Horner, Red Bull Racing Team Principal, and the exotic […]

June 09

THE 17th ANNUAL SCRUBS IN THE CITY@EVERGREEN BRICKWORKS-Thurs.,June 7th,2018

Photography by A.J.Lam & BK on the SCENE It was the 17th annual Scrubs In Then City and $820,000 was raised on Thursday night for the re-imagine the SickKids campus. The funds support the Re-imagine Our Campus of the SickKids VS Limits campaign, helping to build brand-new clinical facilities designed to accommodate cutting-edge best practices […]

June 05

Toronto Jazz Festival-Fri.,June 22nd-Sun.,July 1st, 2018

The Toronto Jazz Festival is a traditional jazz event in Toronto which takes place for 10 days on  June 22nd through  July 1st, 2018. The hub of the festival is Nathan Phillips Square, with more than 40 other locations spread out all across the city. It attracts all walks of life and incorporates a blend […]

June 05

30 Film Festival Accolades… Album debuted at #1… 300k Views…Toronto’s Ori Dagan Is Jazz’s Newest Star

“Let Yourself Go” at LulaWorld! w/ Alex Pangman + Natasha Powell Tuesday, June 5th @ Lula Lounge, Toronto AFME Filmmaker & VIP Lounge @ IBIZA Thursday, June 7th @ Albuquerque Film & Music Experience, Albuquerque Live at the Celebrity Club! Friday, June 15th @ PAL Celebrity Club, Toronto Ori Dagan & Nathan Hiltz: A Tribute […]

May 28

Long Distance Love Prevails in Omega The Poet’s “Down In The East”

Long Distance Love Prevails in Omega The Poet’s “Down In The East” The Charleston-Native’s Neo-Soul / alt. Rap Chill Track is Available Now! “Sounds so chill… I like the vibe and the beat too.” — Starkiwft Playlist “This is pretty cool… I dig the flow on this!” — PAUSER “Really cool lyrics and voice…” — […]

May 25

Dee and the Grand Brothers have finally released their debut full-length collaborative album under Patiently Awaiting The Meteorite — CANYON DIABLO — available now!

Imagine a vintage Shelby Mustang — with a touch screen and USB port — and you’ve got Patiently Awaiting The Meteorite and their debut full-length release, CANYON DIABLO, available today. PATM is a long-awaited, much planned collaboration from veteran Canadian music makers Dee and the Grand Brothers, following some studio time, some songwriting time, and […]

May 24

“LOVE” – By David Drebin @Galerie de Bellefeuille – Wed., May 23rd, 2018

Photography by A.J.Lam and BKonthescene. David Drebin was born in Toronto, Canada and is based in New York City since his graduation from Parson School of Design in 1996. We had the opportunity to view his creativity at Galerie de Bellefeuille on Wednesday night. After success in the commercial world doing ad campaigns internationally for companies […]

May 19

OPERANATION – “INTO THE STARS” @ THE FOUR SEASONS CENTRE FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS – Thurs., May 17th, 2018

Photography by A.J. Lam and BKonthescene. Operanation is considered one of the biggest opera-themed fundraisers and it was back for the 14th straight year, as the Canadian Opera Company’s Operanation was held at the beautiful Four Seasons Centre For The Performing Arts with “Into The Stars.”   A combination of entertaining performances and a luxurious […]

May 17

Actor, Musician and Activist Tom Jackson Releases The Essential Tom Jackson

There are entertainment legends, and then there is Tom Jackson! New 21-track retrospective ‘The Essential Tom Jackson’ available now Actor, Musician and Activist Tom Jackson Releases The Essential Tom Jackson The 21-Track Retrospective Spotlighting His Career is Available Now There are entertainment legends, and then there is Tom Jackson, a triple-threat actor, musician, and activist […]

May 16

The 7th edition of the ICFF(The Italian Contemporary Film Festival) Thurs.,June 14-Fri., June 22, 2018

The Italian Contemporary Film Festival (ICFF), presented by IC Savings, announced its lineup at The Ritz-Carlton, in Toronto, of 107 diverse and acclaimed films; features include shorts and documentaries with a total of 180 screenings – its largest and most ambitious program to date. The 7th edition of the ICFF will run from June 14-22, […]

May 14

Brooklyn-based Sophie Colette Continues “Pattern” of Prepossessing Pop Magic

“Sophie Colette is vulnerable, sweet, and honest in the way that is often lacking from so much pop music nowadays.” Like a tree with rings of age, the heart carries each love — and its loss — with it always. It’s with this very tangible experience in mind that Brooklyn indie-pop darling Sophie Colette presents […]

May 13

Canadian Music Week (CMW)@DOWNTOWN TORONTO-Mon., May 7th-Sun.,May 13th,2018

Canadian Music Week (CMW) announced the winners of the 21st Annual Canadian Radio Music Awards (CRMA), which took place on Wednesday, May 9, 2018 at the Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel. Hosted by K Trevor Wilson, the CRMA ceremony included performances by The Reklaws, New City, Romes, Felix Cartal, and River Town Saints. C93C76BF-CC91-4815-BC   CMW_logo01 […]

May 13

Canadian Music Week Jim Beam Indies Awards (May 7-13, 2018)

CANADIAN MUSIC WEEK ANNOUNCES THE 2018 JIM BEAM INDIES WITH INDIE88 WINNERS Canadian Music Week is thrilled to announce the winners of the 2018 Indies – presented by Jim Beam with Indie88 at the Phoenix Concert Theatre in downtown Toronto, hosted by Indie88’s Josie Dye, Matt Hart, and Carlin Burton. Jessie Reyez, Gord Downie, Death from Above 1979, and The Glorious […]