Toronto music festival finds new home after event was left in the lurch

A popular inclusive music festival just recently had their venue pulled out from under them, leaving organizers scrambling. Toronto’s Venus Fest is on a mission to give big platforms to new voices and eliminate gender disparities. The not-for-profit music festival does this by creating an inclusive space for a lineup of Indigenous, Canadian and international … Read more

Weird Al gives himself the Weird Al treatment in the new biopic

TORONTO (AP) — When a young, bespectacled Al Yankovic picked up an accordion, few — especially Al, himself — would have predicted the long-running show-business career that would follow. But can you imagine if they did? That every step of Yankovic’s way — the first Hawaiian shirt, the epiphany of riffing on “My Sharona” as … Read more