30Mar

THE POINTED STICKS 25 Years Later

The Pointed Sticks were one of Canada’s best power pop bands making upVancouver’s late 1970s punk/new wave scene. After forming in 1978, the Pointed Sticks released a few singles and eventually their catchy, well-crafted songs got them signed to the oldUKlabel Stiff Records. They wereCanada’s answer to early Elvis Costello, […]

21Jan

THE JOHNNYS Live At ToBeScene

The Johnnys are a fast paced rocknroll party that’s been shakin’ people’s booty all the way from the Great White North of theNorthwest Territories, where husband and wife team Veronica and Dave Johnny started the band, to the dirty, smoggy streets of Toronto.

26Nov

THE DANGERLOVES Live At ToBeScene

The Dangerloves addictive power pop melodies got the ToBeScene film crew and studio audience bopping their heads during their live session last year.  And that includes our good friend Angelo, who couldn’t stop raving about their groovin’ guitar riffs, rockin’ rythym section and singer Manno’s bitter-sweet vocals.

25Nov

THE MODS Step Out After 30 Years

The Mods are one of Toronto’s original punk bands from the Class of ’77. Featuring all original members, this was the first time the Mods played together in 25 years. But you never would’ve guessed it from their tight, energetic set The Mods stood out from the early Toronto punk […]

05Sep

EL VEZ Videos 2001-04

From our video vault:  El Vez, the Mexican Elvis, is the ultimate showman and master of the costume change. Here we bring some video clips from his El Vez For Prez show in 2004, his Gospel show in 2001 and his Christmas show in 2001. His live shows are an […]