Prog-rock-metal band The Slyde plays The Mansion this Saturday

Toronto-based band The Slyde is often associated with the heavy metal genre, but people who don’t like metal will sometimes find themselves becoming Slyde fans.  “I hear a lot of people saying ‘I don’t like metal, but I like your band,’” said vocalist and guitarist Nathan Da Silva. “We do

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Spotlight YGK: October 19 edition

  “Oh look, another glorious morning. Makes me sick!” – Winifred Sanderson, Hocus Pocus This Week … TONIGHT LIVE MUSIC: Rich Aucoin @ BluMartini https://www.facebook.com/events/287782615144586/ Ghetto Express @ The Toucan https://www.facebook.com/events/187498872144553/ Beta 58’s, Artificial Dissemination, The Massacre @ Inner Harbour Tattoo https://www.facebook.com/events/550487222070036/ Kill No Albatross // Chasing Amber, Hot Knives,

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Listen Up Kid talks hiatus, return, Toucan, and friendship

Listen Up Kid guitarist and lead singer Dennis Clark is visibly excited to be making music again. After taking a year off, the local alternative rock band has been hitting the Kingston club circuit again as they build up to a feature set at September’s Sandbanks Music Festival, where they’ll

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