Montreal Student Housing SOT

The end of the academic year means that many students from out of town are now in the process of looking for a new home. However, not every landlord has the best intentions, and many students end up getting ripped off. This is a quick SOT looking into the tactics that some of these scammers.

The Real McKenzies – Two Devils Will Talk Album Review

http://www.cjlo.com/articles/review-real-mckenzies-two-devils-will-talk “F*** the Real McKenzies!” Not many groups can simultaneously be as kickass and self-deprecating—all while maintaining such a sense of humour that feels lacking in today’s age of far-too-serious punk—as the Real McKenzies. One of Canada’s most iconic punk bands returns with their next offering to their already impressive catalog. The Real McKenzies kicked…

Interview with Mike Savatovsky

Mike Savatovsky is the founder of the charity “Mike’s Goal”, which helps raise funds for the Montreal Children’s Hospital and the Montreal Canadiens Children’s Foundation. In November of 2015, Mike wanted to help raise money in honour of the doctor who helped save his life. He approached Dr. Blair Whittemore about working together to raise…

Manif Des Femmes – Montreal, 2017

The 2017 Manif des Femmes took place from 11am to 2pm on January 21st 2017 at Place Des Arts in Montreal. Thousands of men, women, children of all ages arrived at the event to show solidarity with the marches happening in Washington D.C. and in countless other cities around the continent in wake of Donald…

Toronto band Young Empires discusses meteoric rise to fame

http://beatroute.ca/2015/12/01/toronto-band-young-empires-discusses-meteoric-rise-to-fame/ An article from December 2015 for BeatRoute Magazine in which I interviewed Young Empires   Young Empires released their full-length debut The Gates this fall. CALGARY — Thanks to their energetic, anthemic, electronic laden indie rock music within the self-described genre of “haute rock” (see: fashionable, elegant, high class), Toronto trio Young Empires have…