Wavelength + Weird Canada + Silent Shout + Pleasence + Feast present: ALL TORONTO'S PARTIES
Lido Pimienta, Young Guv, Gay, Ken Park, Holiday Rambler
Still Boys, DJ Brian Borcherdt
1197 Dundas Street West
Toronto, ON, M6J 1X3
Doors 9:00 PM / Show 9:00 PM
Canada-based Colombian artist and musician Lido Pimienta is one of those brave, unique souls who encourages you to open your heart more just by being who they are. Her detailed drawings and folk-art inspired paintings mirror her intensely personal and intensely political music. The music combines the enchanting intimacy of Juana Molina's fragile electronic soundscapes with the handmade art pop of The Blow, and something punk — like Suicide getting in touch with their twee side. Her critically lauded 2010 Spanish-language debut album Color, is like a beautiful (and highly accessible) art installation made from ordinary craft supplies and stuff people keep around the house. It's a bright world of rhythm and melody that you just want to walk around in and contemplate.