BUMP: An Interview with Emerson Windy

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Emerson Windy is an up and coming Californian MC and producer who has done production work for industry greats like Snoop Dogg and Lil Wayne. He’s currently organizing a re-release of his debut… Continue reading

Kat & Anna Go Hillside: Festival Wrap up

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Kathryne and I had both been looking forward to Hillside for months now. The last time we attended the festival was in 2010. This was the summer we met for the first time.… Continue reading

Kat & Anna Go Hillside: A Playlist

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#Hillside playlist | @alvvaysband @hollerado @BornRuffians @Amelia_Curran @BasiaBulat @mountiesband @DIANAtheband | http://t.co/l6qmll6LwM — anna zissou (@_annazissou) July 3, 2014 In anticipation of the festival Anna pieced together this playlist a few weeks prior… Continue reading

Paul F. Tompkins, Brody Stevens, The Alternative Show @ OFF JFL

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Paul F. Tompkins & Friends Real and Imagined Paul F. Tompkins was among friends for his packed show at Mainline Theatre last Tuesday night. Fans of Tompkins’ podcast appearances were regaled with a… Continue reading

Kat & Anna Go Hillside: Mid Festival Highlights

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Matt Anderson & The Mellotones on the Main Stage We caught Alvvays set echoing across the lake as we were walking over, making our return to Hillside after three years all the more… Continue reading

Fantasia 2014: Jellyfish Eyes, Kumiko the Treasure Hunter, Ingtoogi

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So far as film festivals go, Fantasia is truly international. But for my part, I’ve always gravitated to the movies from Japan and Korea – or, in the case of Kumiko the Treasure… Continue reading

Kat & Anna Go Hillside: Festival Packing Tips

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We trust y’all are familiar with outdoor festival packing essentials (water bottle, sunscreen, wizard supplies) but Hillside Festival has its own unique dress code (granola?) and we’ve put together some nifty outfits to… Continue reading

Kat & Anna Go Hillside: A Music & Travel Blog

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Hillside Festival is a three-day, five-stage music and foodie extravaganza. Taking place in Guelph, Ontario on Guelph Lake Island, capacity is limited and green initiatives aren’t just an afterthought but rather an impressive… Continue reading

Contest: Win a pair of tickets to see Ben Caplan and Lakes of Canada

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The picture of a fantastically hip rabbi, Ben Caplan, with his gravelly voice (it’s the sonic expression of dark amber) moves with agility between pirate music and the blues. Topically and texturally he… Continue reading