Upcoming Shows & Events


04/15 Hellrazor/And Hell Followed — Planet Kensington
04/15 FantômasPhoenix
04/15 …Trail of DeadOpera House
04/17 The ShinsKool Haus
04/19 Toronto Podcasters Meetup
04/19 Ulrich Schnauss/M83Lee’s Palace
04/22 The 20-Minute Toronto Makeover — GTA
04/23 Mayor Miller’s Community Clean-up Day — GTA
04/24 Toronto ComiCONMTCC, South Building
04/26 Arcade Fire (through 04/28) — Music Hall Theatre
04/28 Caribou (Dan Snaith, formerly Manitoba) — Horseshoe
04/28 SNFU/Chixdiggit — Reverb
04/28 An Evening with Warren EllisHacienda
04/29 Toronto Comicon (through 05/01) — NTC, Hall F
04/30 Goat Horn/Hellrazor — Vatikan

05/01 Be Kind To Animals Week (through 05/07)
05/03 Aimee Mann — “The Forgotten Arm” CD released
05/07 Free Comic Book Day 2005
05/09 Prefuse 73Lee’s Palace
05/11 Autechre — Opera House
05/13 HellrazorVatikan
05/13 Mars VoltaKool Haus
05/21 Porcupine Tree — Mod Club
05/27 Toronto Comic Arts Festival (through 05/29) — Mirvish Village
05/28 CheerleadrVatikan
05/28 Doors Open Toronto (through 05/29) — GTA
[Ongoing] Joel Meyerowitz 9/11 exhibit (through 05/31) — HP Gallery

06/04 The HollowVatikan
06/07 Toronto Podcasters MeetupRoyal York Fairmont
06/07 HellrazorBovine
06/11 Caribou/Four Tet/Junior BoysOpera House
06/22 NOFX/Chixdiggit — Kool Haus
06/23 NOFX/Chixdiggit — Kool Haus
06/24 The Hollow — Club Trinport (249 Ossington Ave)
06/30 Goat HornEl Mocambo

07/15 CheerleadrVatikan
07/16 Goat Horn/HellrazorVatikan
07/17 Dinosaur Jr.Phoenix
07/17 Pedestrian Sundays in Kensington Market
07/27 Brian Jonestown MassacreLee’s Palace
07/28 DFA 1979Horseshoe (through 07/30)
07/29 Aimee MannPhoenix
07/31 Pedestrian Sundays in Kensington Market

08/01 Scout NiblettHorseshoe
08/08 CheerleadrSilver Dollar Room
08/14 Pedestrian Sundays in Kensington Market
08/19 Hellrazor/Bukkake Katholik — El Mocambo
08/19 HellrazorChadParty
08/26 Canadian National Comic Book Expo (through 08/28)
08/28 Pedestrian Sundays in Kensington Market
08/29 And Hell FollowedBovine

09/01 HellrazorLee’s Palace
09/05 Feathered Dinosaurs *closing date* — ROM
09/09 Vegetarian Food FairYork Quay Centre (through 09/11)
09/10 Jesus in the City — downtown (see map)
09/11 HellrazorKathedral
09/16 Nouvelle VagueRivoli
09/16 Ear To The GroundExhibition Place (through 09/18)
09/16 Bret Easton Ellis/Chris Cleave readingYork Quay Centre
09/19 Sigur RósMassey Hall
09/25 Word on the Street 2005Queen’s Park
09/30 Body Worlds 2Ontario Science Centre (through 02/26/2006)
09/30 Darryl’s Hard Liquor and Porn Film Festival 2005Revival

10/01 Great TTC Knit-A-Long
10/03 World Press Photo 05Allen Lambert Galleria (through 10/23)
10/04 KMFDMPhoenix
10/07 Jon StewartMassey Hall
10/08 A Very Special Evening with Neil GaimanLearning Annex
10/08 Kill CheerleaderFunhaus
10/19 International Festival of AuthorsHarbourfront (through 10/29)
10/21 Goat HornBovine
10/22 HellrazorComfort Zone
10/28 HellrazorVatikan
10/30 CanZine 2005Gladstone Hotel

11/11 Goat Horn/Kill Cheerleader/Ash Lee Blade — Rhino
11/15 Bad ReligionKool Haus
11/19 Sean Ward ECF-O! 6 release — Melody Bar, Gladstone Hotel
11/27 Wal-mart: The High Cost of Low PriceBloor Cinema [RSVP]

12/01 Islands (ex-Unicorns) — Drake Hotel Underground
12/03 Dandy WarholsOpera House
12/03 Kill CheerleaderVatikan
12/03 Ash Lee BladeClinton’s Tavern
12/12 CaribouLee’s Palace
12/13 Toronto Podcasters MeetupCasey’s Restaurant
12/17 Bunny Brown/Magna Cum Loud — Tranzac Club
12/20 HellrazorClinton’s Tavern
12/31 Goat Horn/Kill Cheerleader/Hellrazor/RammerVatikan

01/21 The Sean Ward Show — Melody Bar, Gladstone Hotel
01/23 39th General Electionyour electoral district, Canada
01/23 No Name-Calling Week (through 01/27)
01/24 Die MannequinClinton’s Tavern
01/26 Curtis KennedyTrane Studio
01/26 Kill Cheerleader/Priestess/Die MannequinEl Mocambo
01/27 Winterlicious120+ top dining establishments (through 02/09)
01/28 Curtis Kennedy Jazz TrioDominion on Queen
01/28 The HollowVatikan

02/01 Curtis Kennedy Jazz TrioDominion on Queen
02/03 C’monHorseshoe
02/04 Cut & Paste fanzine festival — Sneaky Dee’s
02/05 Toronto ComiCONMTCC
02/06 Aimee MannMod Club
02/08 Belle and Sebastian Graphic Novel & CD Launch — Andy Poolhall
02/16 Julie Doiron/Paper Moon/Aaron BoothDrake Hotel
02/17 26th Annual Research ColloquiumROM
02/25 Belle and Sebastian/New PornographersThe Docks
02/25 Midnight Movie MarathonRainbow Cinemas

03/01 Canadian Music Week 2006 — various (through 03/04)
03/04 MSTRKRFT/Tricky Woo/From FictionLee’s Palace
03/10 Die MannequinEl Mocambo
03/10 Rob and Darryl’s Birthday Party
03/11 Curtis Kennedy Jazz QuartetDominion on Queen
03/15 Die MannequinReilly’s (340 Yonge Street, at Dundas)
03/16 Die MannequinNeutral (349a College Street, at Augusta)
03/26 Scout NiblettHorseshoe
03/28 Ash Lee Blade/Loudness — Horseshoe
03/31 Ad AstraCrowne Plaza Toronto Don Valley (through 04/02)

04/04 Goat HornOpera House
04/14 The Sean Ward ShowCinecycle (behind 129 Spadina)
04/21 The HollowBovine
04/21 The 20-Minute Toronto Makeover — GTA
04/22 Mayor Miller’s Community Clean-up Day — GTA
04/22 GTA Podcasting MeetupImperial PUBlic Library
04/23 Toronto ComiCON Fan Appreciation EventMTCC
04/26 Harvey Pekar, Jessica Abel & Matt MaddenInnis Town Hall
04/28 Paradise Comics Toronto ComiconNTC, Hall C (through 04/30)
04/28 Ash Lee BladeLee’s Palace

2005 A Terrible BeautyTextile Museum (through 05/14/2006)

05/06 Free Comic Book Day 2006
05/13 TTC Knit-A-Long [Google Group] — TTC
05/23 Douglas CouplandWalter Hall, U of T Faculty of Music
05/25 Shannon Gerard comic book launch — Rancho Relaxo
05/27 Doors Open Toronto (through 05/28) — GTA
05/28 Pedestrian Sundays in Kensington Market: Spring!
05/29 Bike Week 2006 (through 06/11) — GTA

06/03 Illuminati/Die MannequinSilver Dollar
06/06 Goat HornReverb
06/06 Kill CheerleaderBerkeley Church
06/09 Kill CheerleaderEl Mocambo
06/11 The HollowReverb
06/16 Ash Lee BladeBovine
06/16 The Sean Ward Players — Edge 102 studios
06/23 Kill CheerleaderEl Mocambo
06/23 Wall to Wall Warhol (through 08/27) — Gairloch Gardens
06/25 The HollowLee’s Palace
06/25 Pedestrian Sundays in Kensington Market: Fire!
06/27 Kill CheerleaderReverb
06/29 No Logo (film screening) — Bloor Cinema
06/30 No Logo (film screening) — Bloor Cinema
06/30 And Hell Followed/Clothes Make The ManRivoli

07/01 Bike Pirates Bike Co-op Grand Opening — 457 Bathurst St.
07/06 Andy Warhol/Supernova (through 10/22) — AGO
07/07 Celebrate Toronto Street FestivalYonge St. (through 07/09)
07/07 Summerlicious130 top restaurants (through 07/23)
07/28 Outfoxed (film screening) — Bloor Cinema
07/30 Pedestrian Sundays in Kensington Market: Water!

08/01 The HollowHorseshoe
08/11 Ash Lee BladeBovine
08/12 Die MannequinWakestock (~noon), Drake Hotel (11 PM)
08/13 Pedestrian Sundays in Kensington Market: Blackout!
08/17 ZUKU (Brandon Wars et al) — Bar 918
08/19 Cauldron (Jason Decay et al) — Kathedral
08/20 Toronto Comic Book Fan Super ShowHilton Toronto Hotel
08/27 Pedestrian Sundays in Kensington Market: Air!

09/01 HobbyStar FanExpo Canada 2006 (through 09/03) — MTCC
09/06 ZUKUDrake Hotel
09/09 Virgin Festival (Flaming Lips, Gnarls Barkley, Muse, Dears, etc.)
09/10 Virgin Festival (Massive Attack, Raconteurs, Sam Roberts, etc.)
09/11 And Hell FollowedBovine
09/12 MastodonPhoenix
09/14 Nouvelle VagueMod Club
09/14 Doug Wright Awards for Canadian cartooningGladstone Hotel
09/15 Ash Lee BladeLee’s Palace
09/17 JandekThe Centre of Gravity (1300 Gerrard St. East)
09/22 And Hell FollowedKathedral
09/22 Bad Religion/Dropkick MurphysThe Docks
09/22 Illuminati/3 Inches of Blood/RammerLee’s Palace
09/24 Word on the Street 2006Queen’s Park
09/24 Pedestrian Sundays in Kensington Market: Earth!
09/24 Green DayPhoenix
09/29 CauldronLee’s Palace
09/30 nuit blanche (7:01 pm to sunrise) — around Toronto
09/30 Graphic Novel CabaretToronto Reference Library (10 PM)

10/02 Two GallantsHorseshoe
10/03 World Press Photo 06Allen Lambert Galleria (through 10/22)
10/05 Kill CheerleaderMachine Head
10/06 Die MannequinEl Mocambo
10/07 Cameron Stewart signs The Other Side #1Beguiling (2 PM)
10/12 DJ ShadowKool Haus
10/12 TV on the RadioOpera House
10/14 Darryl’s Hard Liquor and Porn Film Festival 2006Bloor Cinema
10/18 International Festival of AuthorsHarbourfront (through 10/28)
10/18 Bonbons assortisThéâtre français de Toronto (through 11/04)
10/28 TTC Knit-A-Long — TTC, GTA yarn stores
10/29 CanZine 2006Gladstone Hotel
10/29 Pedestrian Sundays in Kensington Market: Hallowe’en!

11/05 Alice In ChainsKool Haus
11/06 The DecemberistsKool Haus
11/08 Buckcherry/Die MannequinMod Club
11/11 Bunny BrownTranzac Club
11/13 Toronto Votes 2006
11/18 George CarlinRoy Thomson Hall (7 & 9:30)
11/19 Toronto Comic Book Fan SupershowHoliday Inn on King
11/25 Cavalcade of Lights opening — NPS (runs through 12/31)
11/25 Cavalcade of LightsNeighbourhoods Aglow (through 12/31)

12/14 Kill CheerleaderBovine
12/23 Pemmydown II (ZUKU, Steelrider&BW) — Pembroke Catering Hall
12/28 ZUKURivoli

2007

01/10 Jesus Camp (Doc Soup Toronto premiere) — Bloor Cinema
01/12 Ash Lee BladeBovine
01/18 ZUKUBovine
01/20 ZUKU/PriestessHorseshoe
01/26 Winterlicious130 top dining establishments (through 02/08)
01/26 WinterCity Festival — Toronto (through 02/08)
01/27 A Visual LegacyCity of Toronto Archives (through 09/22)

02/01 Keep Toronto Reading 2007 (through 02/28)
02/04 Toronto Transit CampGladstone Hotel
02/08 ZUKUCiao Edie
02/10 Die MannequinHorseshoe
02/22 Launch: Violet Miranda: Girl Pirate #3Babel Books & Music

03/24 Die Mannequin (“Amp’d Studio Session“) — Amp’d Studio (free!)
03/25 Toronto Comic Book Fan SuperShowHoliday Inn on King
03/28 Ash Lee Blade/TroubleLee’s Palace
03/30 Chris Ware (talk/reading) — Isabel Bader Theatre [map]
03/31 George CarlinRoy Thomson Hall (7 & 9:30)

04/04 Tom Harpur interviewed by Mary WiensHart House
04/04 Edward ScissorhandsHummingbird Centre (through 04/07)
04/05 ZUKU/ObsidianBovine
04/05 SpeakEasy‘s Comic Book ShowGladstone Hotel
04/07 CauldronSneaky Dee’s
04/16 A Conversation with Bryan TalbotLillian H. Smith Library
04/19 Hot DocsAnnex/Yorkville (through 04/29)
04/21 ZUKUQueenshead (free!)

05/04 Ash Lee BladeBovine
05/05 ZUKUBar 918
05/05 Free Comic Book Day 2007
05/06 Daniel JohnstonMod Club
05/10 Rose Hill Drive/ZUKULee’s Palace
05/10 Ralph Nader Reading/Interview — Indigo Manulife Centre
05/27 Pedestrian Sundays in Kensington Market: Spring!
05/31 ZUKUCiao Edie

06/01 Luminato Festival of Arts and Creativity (through 06/10)
06/02 Michael Lee-Chin Crystal opening — ROM
06/07 ZUKUBovine
06/08 Die MannequinHorseshoe
06/08 Paradise Comics Toronto ComiconDEC, Hall C (through 06/10)
06/10 Festival on Bloor — Bloor West, Bathurst to Spadina
06/15 ZUKUHoly Joe’s
06/21 Ash Lee BladeReverb
06/24 Pedestrian Sundays in Kensington Market: Fire!

07/06 Summerlicious — 130 top restaurants (through 07/22)
07/20 Scout Niblett/st. vincentHorseshoe
07/26 Die Mannequin/Sin-TonesCaptain John’s Boat
07/28 Die Mannequin/Deftones/etc. — Wakestock
07/29 Pedestrian Sundays in Kensington Market: Water!

08/03 CauldronBovine
08/04 Ash Lee BladeReverb
08/18 ZUKUBovine
08/18 Toronto Comic Arts Festival (through 08/19) — Old Vic (U of T)
08/19 Ash Lee BladePhoenix
08/26 Pedestrian Sundays in Kensington Market: Air!

01/27 A Visual LegacyCity of Toronto Archives (through 09/22)

09/08 Virgin Festival (Björk, Interpol, Paolo Nutini…)
09/09 Virgin Festival (Smashing Pumpkins, Killers, Tokyo Police Club…)
09/15 Eric’s TripLee’s Palace
09/17 Ash Lee BladeAnnex Wreck Room
09/20 CauldronBovine
09/22 TurbonegroPhoenix
09/22 ZUKU (Turbonegro after-party) — Bovine
09/25 Andrew BirdOpera House
09/26 Ulrich SchnaussRivoli
09/29 nuit blanche (7:01 pm to sunrise) — around Toronto
09/30 CaribouRivoli
09/30 Pedestrian Sundays in Kensington Market: Earth!

10/01 Two Gallants/John Vanderslice — El Mocambo
10/15 SpoonPhoenix Kool Haus
10/23 Scout NiblettSilver Dollar
10/26 WeenThe Docks
10/28 Pedestrian Sundays in Kensington Market: Halloween!

11/02 ZUKUSmiling Buddha
11/23 ZUKURivoli
11/23 The Swell Season (Hansard/Irglová) — Danforth Music Hall

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