I've never been to a rap battle before and it would be a stretch to say I've even attended an actual hip-hop concert so doing this event coverage for AUX Weekly was quite an experience. This was the first battle of four set to take place across Canada with a cash prize and record deal… Continue reading Video: Ultimate MC Rap Battle in Toronto
Telekinesis has just released a new record called 12 Desperate Straight Lines and I interviewed them for AUX Weekly while they were here in Toronto a few weeks ago. We managed to film some of their in-store performance at Sonic Boom before chatting with members Michael Lerner, Jason Narducy and Cody Votolato about the new… Continue reading Video Interview: Telekinesis
I interviewed Alaina Moore and Patrick Riley from Tennis for AUX Weekly a few weeks ago. They're really nice people and have a great record out called Cape Dory, which is the name of the boat they sailed on before returning to shore and making music. Thanks to Tristan Moran for shooting and Michelle Lottamoza… Continue reading Video Interview: Tennis
Lead singer Christian "Chrigel" Glanzmann from Swiss folk/death metal band Eluveitie (pronounced El-Vey-Ti) tells AUX Weekly about a show the band played in India and how their music caused the 25,000 people in attendance to start a riot. Watch the full interview on AUX.
Wavves' lead vocalist Nathan Williams and bassist Stephen Pop reveal to AUX Weekly what happened the last time they crossed the Canada/U.S. border as well as the band's favorite pastime: smoking marijuana. Watch the full interview on AUX
English post-punk band Gang of Four has returned with their first record in 16 years entitled Content. AUX Weekly recently sat down with founding members Jon King and Andy Gill at the beginning of their North American tour in Toronto. Watch the full interview on AUX.
Following the release of their sixth studio album The King Is Dead, which reached number one on the Billboard 200 chart, The Decemberists chatted with AUX Weekly before their gig at the Sound Academy in Toronto. Watch the full interview on AUX.
The Vaselines' Frances McKee and Eugene Kelly chat with AUX about their current tour in support of Sex With An X, making the title track's music video and the amount of support they have received from fans. Watch the full interview on AUX Weekly. Watch AUX Weekly Tuesdays at 7 p.m. on Rogers channel 107
Lou Barlow discusses his past works with Dinosaur Jr., women problems and his devotion to fans while on tour. Watch the full AUX Weekly interview.