HOW TO PREPARE FOR YOUR FIRST CONCERT

Nicholas Rahmon | As Jonathan Joubran, AMEX employee by day and Raptors Hype Man by night, sat patiently on his computer in the early hours of May 2011 for OVO Fest tickets and his spot of 700th in line brought him to the available tickets, it was at that moment he became committed to seeing all of his favourite artists live. “I started out listening … Continue reading HOW TO PREPARE FOR YOUR FIRST CONCERT

THE WONDERFUL WORLD OF COSPLAY

Nathaniel Marksman | Picture this, you are in downtown Toronto minding your own business, walking along the sidewalk when all of a sudden, you see Super Mario. Beside him is Ash Ketchum and Sailor Moon. Taking a closer look, you realize it’s cosplayers who are enjoying their time at a convention, laughing, socializing and doing all the silly taunts you would expect their character to … Continue reading THE WONDERFUL WORLD OF COSPLAY

PODCAST PANDEMONIUM

Ryan Wanzala | On the street around town or on transit, many people have headphones in their ears going about their day-to-day business. But it’s not always music they’re listening to. Podcasts have increasingly become more popular. After all, it’s convenient to your schedule, the quality is highly infectious, and the large sea of content is everywhere. But this is not new. The format has … Continue reading PODCAST PANDEMONIUM