The Flaming Lips and the Human-sized Hamster Ball

by RYAN BOLTON Unabashed, psychedelic good fun. That's not even a sentence, but that's how I would sum up the Flaming Lips' free show at a completely packed Yonge-Dundas Square Saturday night for NXNE. Like everyone else in the crowd, way into the thousands, as soon as those confetti canons went off and frontman Wayne Coyne … Continue reading The Flaming Lips and the Human-sized Hamster Ball

NXNE Showcases

What a week. A new puppy, NXNE, MMVAs and speaking events. In short, Hank—that would be the puppy—is a delight/devil. MMVAs were just what you'd expect, not my favourite, it is what it is. But NXNE is always slightly magical—the city's distinct music scene and crazies comes alive. It's refreshing. And I wrote a bunch … Continue reading NXNE Showcases