Presented by Indie Week & SENECA college
Wolf Saga + Horta Project + Scalene + McKinley Leonard-Scott + Luna Li + Keysha Fresh + Fade Awaays
McKinley Leonard-Scott, Luna Li, Keysha Freshh, Fade Awaays, Scalene, Horta Project
1197 Dundas Street West
Toronto, ON, M6J 1X3
Doors 8:00 PM / Show 8:30 PM (event ends at 4:00 AM)
This event is 19 and over
Watch & Listen
Wolf Saga is the brainchild of London, Ont., musician Johnny Saga, who has started to break out with his unique brand of electro-pop. Productions by Samsung, Converse and Air Canada have brought Wolf Saga's music to the masses. Performing as a trio with guitarist/keyboardist Richard Gracious and drummer Michael Farina has allowed Wolf Saga to bring in some indie-rock influences to his synth-based dance sound.
McKinley Leonard-Scott is a solo fingerstyle guitarist and composer from Southern New Brunswick. He uses his instrument to express what his words cannot, performing instrumental music like that of guitar legends Michael Hedges and Tommy Emmanuel, with influences of contemporary jazz and math-rock. Now based in Toronto, he has three years of performance experience at music festivals, bars, and private events, and has provided entertainment regularly at farmers' markets in New Brunswick and Toronto. Lately, he has begun adding looping elements to his music, and performing with a traditional African instrument called a kalimba.
Luna Li has been called the garage rock princess of Toronto (Mick Magazine), playing regularly with her band around Ontario and Quebec, including festivals Canadian Music Week, Slut Island Festival, and NXNE. With over 14 years of classical piano and violin training, Luna brings a unique musical sensibility to the garage rock genre; playing both distorted guitar and violin with a looping pedal resulting in a “dreamy romp through some beautiful melodies and heartbreaking lyrics”(Deli Magazine).
Dubbed Hip Hops Kid Sister, Keysha Freshh has made her mark in the hiphop community over the past 8 years with monstrous features, millions of views and a loyal fan base. 3 magazine covers, 7 studio projects and mentions in multiple Top Artist to watch list across North America, Keysha is surely one to watch.
Fade Awaays are a young, high energy and powerful Garage Rock four piece reminiscent of bands like Twin Peaks, The Hives and Arctic Monkeys. The band is signed to local Toronto Label Fried Records, and has showcased their unmatched live show and charismatic stage presence playing many legendary Toronto venues from the Horseshoe Tavern to the Silver dollar, Fade Awaays have also just recently released their debut self titled EP and concluded a multi city tour around Ontario and Quebec with local Toronto rockers and label mates Goodbye Honolulu.
Scalene is a brazilian rock band from Brasília formed in 2009. The band has an EP: "Cromático" (2012), 3 full albuns: "Real/Surreal" (2013); "ÉTER" (2015) and "magnetite" (2017) and live DVD: "Ao Vivo em Brasília" (2016). In 2016 the band was awarded a Latin Grammy for "Best Portuguese Rock Álbum" with the LP "ÉTER". The band has also played some of the worlds biggest festivals: SXSW in Texas, Lollapalooza Brazil in São Paulo and will play the main stage at this years Rock in Rio in Rio de Janeiro.
Instrumental Rock trio that is now preparing to launches their latest production the live recording, Anatomy of Sound. This ten track piece features a unique visual experience with video mapping, interactive performances and contemporary dance.