The Rise of a Global Movement

By Filip Terlecki  Photo: Bettye Lane Having previously worked for History Television I’m always extremely interested in the genesis of things and events. How did something come to be? Recently I watched a very interesting documentary on PBS called the Stonewall Uprising (directed by Kate Davis and David Heilbroner) which told the story of how the Stonewall riots led to the ...

Weekly SNDtrack: Purity Ring

Words and Photos by Anna Piszczkiewicz Canadian electro indie duo Purity Ring played a 1 a.m. set on a Thursday night during NXNE. The venue, Wrongbar, was filled from front to back. Not bad for a band that got music blogs buzzing just last year with the release of online singles Ungirthed, Lofticries and Belispeak. Purity Ring – “Belispeak” Purity Ring are ...

ppl @ Power Ball

Words and Photos by Filip Terlecki The Power Ball is the annual soiree held in support of Toronto's Power Plant Gallery. Attracting the city's diverse cultural "it" crowd, it's one dash Andy Warhol party and one splash award show after-party. Dubbed the "Quarter-Life Crisis" this year's bash celebrated the gallery's 25th birthday. Nearly 2,000 people made their ...

Modern Hussy’s Etiquette

By the Modern Hussy On Being Totally Exposed (the Etiquette of Getting a Brazilian) Ladies, it may be the scorching summer weather, a new adventurous lover, the tiniest bikini, or simply sheer curiosity of what is it like, that has you contemplating hair removal to the next level- the Brazilian. The Modern Hussy is here to answer your ...