INTERVIEWS, 05 Nov 2009 17:10:28 GMTMon, 11 Dec 2017 20:50:32 GMT Web Publishing Platforme273d738-bcfe-cf64-19ab-6c3128be33b1Daughn Gibson<p>"I wanted it to be slightly blasphemous, like a heavy metal record from the early ‘80s. I liked the idea of someone becoming unhinged with religious ecstasy."</p>Thu, 18 Jul 2013 10:03:53 GMTc40690b9-012b-4b24-69dd-268c4d6a393aRoger Mooking<p>"A lot of musicians just aren’t interested in the craftsmanship of the songs, but in their persona, which are two completely different things." </p>Mon, 15 Jul 2013 10:00:49 GMT8a013054-3e08-6b34-5511-babe1d16819aDutil Records' Eric Dickstein<p>TORO recently spoke with the Dutil Records founder about the romance of vinyl, losing money to make money, and the gumption of artists.<strong> </strong></p>Wed, 10 Jul 2013 09:59:07 GMT62cfd533-b4d5-a7e4-d90d-ed867648344bBrendan Fallis<p>DJ, artist manager, coconut water entrepreneur and Canadian native — Brendan Fallis is all of those things.</p>Tue, 09 Jul 2013 10:00:55 GMT2ee1abc3-13c9-91c4-a53c-a72db7e03f2aA Tribe Called Red<p>"After we figured it out, we realized we were just mashing up dance music with dance music — pow wow is meant to inspire dance, so it wasn’t that far of a stretch" </p>Fri, 05 Jul 2013 10:00:55 GMT39cef88c-f3f3-15e4-e53d-c4a01a93145dMS MR<p>"It’s a fine line between opening up and sharing too much. I hope we're never put in front of the music in that way."</p>Tue, 02 Jul 2013 13:01:49 GMT22a99ad5-56fa-22e4-31ae-5765e446ede7Mexican Slang<p>"It’s basically the limits of what can be done with what we have. But I generally, personally prefer a sound that is more raw and not overproduced."</p>Wed, 26 Jun 2013 10:31:45 GMT4d3efc41-2fcf-67f4-255a-896356371fb4Kid Koala<p>We spoke with Montreal musician Kid Koala about being part of a super group, happy mistakes, and the new Daft Punk album.</p>Fri, 21 Jun 2013 09:35:33 GMTe29bf3e6-d4b1-e614-61c2-78c830afa680The Stranglers<p>Legendary punk band the Stranglers take us through some of their biggest hits and fan favourites.</p>Thu, 06 Jun 2013 10:00:28 GMTb0684464-ca8b-2f44-7979-4b075ea9e7dfJon Hopkins<p>"If I’m in the studio I have this amazing feeling like nothing else matters. That’s the effect music can have."</p>Mon, 27 May 2013 09:29:59 GMT387e726b-198d-0ea4-2d18-39e18737f8feCBC at Echo Beach 2013<p>We got the scoop on CBC's inaugural music festival, happening this weekend at Toronto's up-and-coming festival venue Echo Beach.</p>Thu, 23 May 2013 10:05:57 GMT9b492075-ec8a-23f4-5586-56c4b8363df8Chat with Walk Off The Earth<p>TORO chats with Joel, Ryan and Mike from Walk Off The Earth to about saving money, making great YouTube videos and more.<br /><br /></p>Sat, 11 May 2013 21:31:22 GMTf4701b0a-b1a3-af84-edfa-69f30c35af10Valleys<p>"We spend a lot of time making sure to get the sound we really want ... it means a lot when people listen closely."</p>Thu, 09 May 2013 10:00:01 GMT66d42122-752d-2854-d9bd-6bb9d1697b01The Lumineers<p>"It’s good to have that sense of obligation, if you have an idea how many human beings were invested enough to actually pay money and show up."</p>Thu, 02 May 2013 09:58:44 GMT82679424-daee-d394-69ac-b3c198710757Young Galaxy<p>"He basically said, 'I can’t get over the fact that this singer could give birth any minute.'"</p>Mon, 22 Apr 2013 14:05:41 GMTf62313a7-b2af-4bc4-653b-5961b11ab58a