Classic Polish Films x Scorsese

By Filip Terlecki Martin Scorsese is not only a great filmmaker but he's also a great champion of film. Through his work as a director on films like Mean Streets, Raging Bull, Taxi Driver and Casino he has enlightened us with some of the most striking character studies and most memorable images captured on film. And despite his ...

Weekly SNDtrack: Kasabian

Apparently in music 120BPM (beats per minute) is the secret sauce. It makes you wanna go crazy. This according to Giorgio Moroder who calls it the “magic tempo.” Does that name sound familiar? It should. Image via radiosteviemusicblog.com Giorgio Moroder is a music legend. The Italian record producer, songwriter, performer and DJ is widely credited with pioneering synth disco ...

PPL @ Le Beat Tropique

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Photos by FT Last night Cîroc Vodka and famed UK nightclub and celeb hotspot Mahiki hosted an exclusive event in Toronto to celebrate the launch of Cîroc Coconut. Located near London's Ritz Hotel, the club has a reputation for hosting celebrity clientele (among them Rihanna, Lady Gaga and Kate Moss) as well as UK's Royals (Prince William and Harry please ...

Innovate or Die

By Michelle Lemmon If you're a content creator, musician, artist or entrepreneur take note: Digital is the future and it’s not going anywhere. Here’s Part 2 of our Digital Media Summit round up. Read Part 1 here. In the panel on Going Social Live: Real Time Marketing and Engagement moderator Monica Cravotta revealed that, 82% of consumers like reading branded content when it’s ...

Weekly SNDtrack: Chromeo

When it comes to replicating that undeniably amazing danceable 80's funk, no one does it better than Montreal's Chromeo. Jokingly describing themselves as "the only successful Arab/Jewish partnership since the dawn of human culture" David Macklovitch and Patrick Gemayel have been at it for over a decade. And hot off the press comes their new (and fourth album) White Women which features contributions ...

A Studiomates Birthday Bash

By UT Friends and I are always having conversations about wanting to work for ourselves. We're constantly discussing those we know that have given up the 'daily grind' and are happily self employed. Working for yourself is obviously much harder than working for someone else but, when you're passionate about what you do it doesn't feel ...

SEE: Gary Vaynerchuk at DMS

If you're reading this than chance are that you're probably into social media. Heck, who isn't tweeting, facebooking, instagramming or snapchatting nowadays. No matter how you feel about social media and it's life encompassing downsides, it's pretty evident that this technology is here to stay and it will only grow more prominent. Welcome to the dark ...

WOW! Toronto’s New Streetcars

We have a love/hate relationship with streetcars. On one hand, we love great (ie: comfortable, affordable, dependable) public transportation but on the other hand we hate how, on the narrow downtown streets of Toronto, streetcars cause nothing but traffic. Nevertheless, these new streetcars are super sexy and sooo Euro (check out other streetcars from around the world ...

MIA to Launch CMW

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From May 6 to May 10 Canadian Music Week will take over the city. Dedicated to the expression and growth of Canada's music, media and entertainment industries, CMW encompasses three conferences, a trade expo, a film festival, a comedy festival, four awards shows and the nation’s largest new music festival. In other words it’s ginormous. So what better ...