Sidewalk Hustle

Live Music: Converse Rubber Tracks presents Deafheaven & Programm at The Opera House, Toronto

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Friday night brought critically acclaimed black metal band Deafheaven back to Toronto, performing as part of Converse’s Rubber Tracks series at the Opera House. Despite having played only 2 months ago at the same venue the band still managed to almost fill the space, and at the price point of [...]

November 22, 2014 Stephen McGill Concert Reviews, Music 0

#UnwrapEtsy Toronto Pop Up

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Last night we had the pleasure of sneaking a peek at Etsy’s latest and greatest pop up shop which opened today on College in the Huntclub space. Centred around holiday giving, without being overtly Christmasy, the pop up features tons a Etsy’s best local sellers including city prints by CartoCreative, stationary from I’ll [...]

November 21, 2014 Hawley Dunbar Culture, Fashion, Shopping 0

Sidewalk Hustle TV: An Interview with SpaceGhostPurrp

SpaceGhostPurrp Interview 2014 Toronto

For those of you who listen to and love A$AP Rocky’s Love.Live.A$AP mixtape, the name SpaceGhostPurrp may ring a bell. He produced and assisted “Keep it G” and showed off some bars in “Purple Swag Chapter 2.”  Following this he went on to produce the well-known “Pretty Flacko.” This project put [...]

November 21, 2014 Sabrina Tricarico Culture, Music, Sidewalk Hustle TV 0

Ebay Holiday Collective

eBay Holiday Collective

Just in time to start tracking down those useful stocking stuffers, eBay has partnered with the Council of Fashion Designers of America to collaborate on a collection of customized portable chargers or ‘power packs’ as they’re calling them. The featured designers include Badgley Mischka, Nicole Miller, Pamela Love, Suno, Trina [...]

November 21, 2014 Hawley Dunbar Fashion, Tech 0

Joywave “Tongues” Giorgio Moroder Remix

Joywave Giorgio Moroder

Joywave’s intoxicating single “Tongues” featuring KOPPS just got a whole lot more addictive. Just days after the grandfather of disco Giorgio Moroder, announced his latest forthcoming album, he’s gone ahead and put his special touch on one of our favorite tracks this year. Earlier this year we presented at NXNE [...]

November 21, 2014 Hawley Dunbar Music 0

Five Minutes with TOMS Founder Blake Mycoskie in LA

TOMS For Target Launch Event

Last week we had the pleasure of attending the TOMS for Target holiday market launch event in Los Angeles hosted by TOMS Founder and Chief Shoe Giver Blake Mycoskie. We managed to steal a few minutes of his time between chatting with his gorgeous pregnant wife and friends Jessica Alba [...]

November 21, 2014 Hawley Dunbar Culture, Fashion 0

Hudson Mohawke “Chimes” ft. Pusha T, Future, Travi$ Scott & French Montana

Hudson Mohawke Chimes ft Pusha T Future Travis Scott French Montana

Producer Hudson Mohawke drops a brand new track built upon his previously released instrumental “Chimes.” You’ve probably heard it before as the accompanying music to Apple’s “Stickers” commercial for the MacBook Air. The remix features verses from Pusha T, Future, Travi$ Scott and French Montana and is a pretty solid [...]

November 21, 2014 Tristan Banning Music 0

Nike x Mo’Wax Capsule Collection

Nike x Mo Wax Capsule Collection

Nike presents their new, upcoming capsule collection with legendary London label Mo’Wax. The collection features an incredible remake of the iconic MA-1 Destroyer Jacket which features a combination of leather and wool with embroidered detailing, with the words “Build and Destroy” on the back. The collection also features a white [...]

November 21, 2014 Tristan Banning Fashion 0

Will Butler Announces Solo Album ‘Policy’

Will Butler Policy

Arcade Fire’s Will Butler has announced that he will be branching off from the main group to release his own debut solo album, Policy. Will is the brother of Arcade Fire frontman Win Butler, and received an Academy Award nomination for his work on the original score of the film Her [...]

November 21, 2014 Tristan Banning Music 0

Black Scale x adidas Consortium

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adidas Originals is partnering with San Francisco based street wear brand BLACK SCALE for an exclusive limited edition collaboration. The exclusive collaborative pack includes the ZX 7000, Forum Hi and a BMX-inspired long sleeve. Each piece of the collaboration features a vibrant camouflage print. Black Scale added their unique take [...]

November 21, 2014 Tristan Banning Fashion 0

Mary J. Blige & Disclosure “Follow”

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Mary J. Blige has released another new track from her upcoming  The London Sessions album. The track is titled “Follow” and features Disclosure who produced and co-wrote the song with Mary and Jimmy Napes. The pulsating dance bear has MJB doing what she does best, singing her heart out. There [...]

November 21, 2014 Tristan Banning Music 0

Food: Mr. Flamingo – Affordably Sophisticated

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We had the chance to dine at Toronto’s new Little Portugal restaurant, Mr. Flamingo, on Sunday night and we were not disappointed. Cold, dreary and very dark outside, we were in desperate need of some comfort food, and Mr. Flamingo provided us just that. The restaurant opened in September of [...]

November 20, 2014 Stephanie Casino Food & Drink 0

Father John Misty Album Trailer

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Sub Pop has just released a trailer for the upcoming Father John Misty album. The sophomore release, entitled I Love You, Honeybear is confirmed to drop on February 10th, 2015. The cynical, titular song has been in Father John Misty’s repertoire since 2012 or earlier ad the video features nostalgic [...]

November 20, 2014 Laura Molinaro Music 0

Hunter Regent Street, London

Hunter Global Flagship Store Animation

Earlier this week Hunter opened the doors to its rural inspired global flagship store in London England. The 5000+ square foot contemporary rugged space is located in the west-end of the iconic fashion city on Regent street. Sitting spaces reminiscent of English mudrooms complete with benches and woodsy soundtracks will whisk guests away to [...]

November 20, 2014 Elaisha Green Fashion 0

Steam Whistle UNSIGNED #30 ft. Brendan Philip, Tasha The Amazon, & Joseph of Mercury

Steam Whistle UNSIGNED 30 ft.  Brendan Philip, Tasha The Amazon, & Joseph of Mercury

Steam Whistle’s UNSIGNED concert series continues with a stacked line up for November’s showcase with a few of our local favorites including Brendan Philip, Tasha The Amazon, and Joseph of Mercury. We’ve been going since day one over eight years ago when the series first began and since then Steam [...]

November 20, 2014 Hawley Dunbar Music 0