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Bring on the summer: Toronto’s hottest music festivals

Check out the Observer’s rundown of notable music fests hitting Toronto this summer, including Riot Fest, Veld Music Festival, CARIBANA, Electronic Island, Edgefest, OVO, Digital Dreams, NXNE, and TD Jazz Fest.

Maestro Fresh Wes connects with his roots

Fresh off a 13-year album hiatus, Maestro Fresh Wes stopped in for a visit to Centennial College to promote his new album and inspire students. The Toronto rapper, a pioneer of the genre, gave a pumped-up performance at the Centre for Creative Communications on Thursday, and hung around to answer questions from students. “There’s a […]