Pop Rock

May 29-30 2018, 08:00 PM
From Frank Sinatra to Elton John, Led Zeppelin, and Queen, experience your favourite hits from the 1930s to today! Guest vocalist Storm Large will lend her pitch-perfect chops to I’ve Got You Under My Skin, Goodbye Yellow Brick Road, Somebody to Love, and more.
Jun 04 2018 (Monday), 12:00 PM
This concert features choristers from two of Canada’s leading children’s choirs. The Hamilton Children’s Choir, formed over 40 years ago, has participated in countless festivals and competitions across Canada, Europe and in China, winning an abundance of top awards and many prestigious prizes over the years. The Toronto Children’s Chorus, celebrating its 40th season, has represented Toronto on 30 international tours and four national tours, and its latest CD was named Outstanding Choral Recording by Choral Canada. This concert features the choristers of the TCC Chamber Choir.
Jun 13-14 2018, 08:00 PM
Two jaunty, jazz-flavoured American classics—Bernstein’s bouncy sailors-on-leave-in- New York ballet, and Gershwin’s captivating, bluesy concerto—launch this program in high style. Peter Oundjian pairs them with one of the grandest of all symphonies: the heartening, darkness-to-light emotional journey that Brahms shares with us in Symphony No. 1.
Jul 12 2018 (Thursday)
Foo Fighters is an American rock band, formed in Seattle, Washington in 1994. It was founded by Nirvana drummer Dave Grohl as a one-man project following the dissolution of Nirvana after the death of Kurt Cobain.
Jul 26-29 2018
The legendary Summer sampling event returns! Toronto's Festival of Beer presented by the Beer Store features hundreds of brews, seriously good eats, and plenty
Aug 03-04 2018
Following her latest album drop, Taylor Swift has just announced that her reputation Stadium Tour is coming to Rogers Centre on Friday, August 3, 2018 and Saturday, Aug. 4, 2018.
Aug 07 2018 (Tuesday), 07:30 PM
Shakira’s doctors have determined that she needs to spend the next few months working towards recovery in order for her vocal cords to be in optimal condition for touring, and as such we are obliged to postpone the U.S. leg of the “El Dorado World Tour,” previously scheduled for January 2018.
Aug 30 2018 (Thursday)
He is an English singer, songwriter, guitarist, record producer, and actor.
Sep 25-26 2018
After more than half a century on the road and an unparalleled career that has redefined the cultural landscape and seen Elton John claim his place as a true global icon, the superstar today announced via an exclusive VR180 live stream on YouTube, details of his final tour called ‘Farewell Yellow Brick Road’.
Oct 09 2018 (Tuesday)
Justin Randall Timberlake is an American singer-songwriter, actor, dancer, and record producer. Born and raised in Tennessee, he appeared on the television shows Star Search and The All-New Mickey Mouse Club as a child
Oct 28 2018 (Sunday), 07:00 PM
One of music’s most celebrated songwriters, the Australian-born Nick Cave has made a career crafting post-punk hymns complimented by his rich, baritone vocals. Formed in Melbourne in 1983, Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds set themselves apart from their peers with emotionally powerful and dark, multi-layered narratives. The band’s sixteenth studio album, Skeleton Tree, was released in 2016 to high praise from critics and fans alike.
May 23 2018 (Wednesday)
The 21C Music Festival kicks off with a new work by Los Angeles-based Jherek Bischoff – composer, arranger, producer, and multi-instrumental performer hailed a “pop polymath” by The New York Times and a “phenom” by The New Yorker. Adventurous innovator Kronos Quartet combines a spirit of fearless exploration with a commitment to continually reimagine the string quartet experience. Stay after the performance for a fascinating post-concert chat with the artists.
May 24 2018 (Thursday), 08:00 PM
May 24th at Massey Hall will bring together three seminal Canadian bands in a special evening consisting of individual and collaborative performances.
May 25 2018 (Friday), 09:00 PM
“I’m Into Something Good”, “Mrs. Brown, You’ve Got A Lovely Daughter”, “I’m Henry VIII, I Am”, “There’s A Kind of Hush” & “Listen People”
May 24-25 2018
Anthony de Mare invited 36 of the world’s foremost contemporary composers to choose a song by Stephen Sondheim and reimagine it as a solo piano piece. Both an homage and a celebration, Liaisons makes the case for Sondheim as one of the 20th century's most influential composers.
May 26 2018 (Saturday), 08:00 PM
This Irish crooner is best known for his unique blend of country and traditional folk songs and his many Top Ten hits have included: “Flowers on a Sunday”, “Danny Boy” & “Peace in the Valley”.
May 26 2018 (Saturday)
Grammy Award-winning Estonian vocal ensemble Vox Clamantis is “a rarity. The 15 singers sound is complete, comfortable possession of the music and its incantatory intentions.” (BBC Music) Ensemble members share a passion for Gregorian chant, early polyphony, and contemporary music. The duo of violinist and singer, Maarja Nuut, and Estonian electronic music composer, Hendrik Kaljujärv, are defined by a deep and intense quest to create complex moodscapes. Nuut uses her voice, violin, and loop station to create a quirky sound world that seems to be out of a Baltic fairy tale book. Together, their sound is firmly rooted in village traditions and yet completely contemporary. This concert’s program includes works by Arvo Pärt, Helena Tulve, Tõnis Kaumann, and others.
May 27 2018 (Sunday)
Program: Roger Reynolds: Not Forgotten, for string quartet (Canadian premiere) Claude Vivier: Zipangu, for string orchestra (NMC commission) Roger Reynolds: new work for flute and string quartet (world premiere, NMC commission) Brian Harman: new work inspired by Zipangu (world premiere, Ontario Arts Council/NMC commission)
May 29 2018 (Tuesday)
The Kooks are an English pop rock band formed in 2004 in Brighton.
Jun 01 2018 (Friday), 09:00 PM
From America’s Got Talent Season 11, The Clairvoyants bring their mind blowing performances to the stage.
Jun 02 2018 (Saturday), 08:00 PM
With strikingly note-perfect live renditions of classic Beatles’ songs, The Fab Four will convince you that you’re watching the real thing: “Twist & Shout”, “I Want to Hold Your Hand” & “A Hard Day’s Night”.
Jun 02 2018 (Saturday), 08:00 PM
AC/DC’s sixth international release, Back in Black is comprised of fun and furious hits. “From the ominous tolling that opened ‘Hells Bells’ to a closing blast of defiance titled ‘Rock and Roll Ain't Noise Pollution,’ the ten songs on Back in Black rock out with brute force and raunchy humor.”
Jun 01-02 2018
Creative, participatory, local, and inclusive. Dundas West Fest is Toronto’s opening to the summer festival season. Join us on June 1st and 2nd, 2018! We are an annual celebration of music, arts, and community along Dundas Street West from Ossington Street to Landsdowne Avenue, covering 12 city blocks in Toronto. We bring the neighbourhood together and draw visitors to the area to explore shops, food, and rich cultural diversity.
May 04 - Jun 02 2018
Chicago in the 1920s is a city on a collision course with change - and through it all plays the Blues. In August Wilson’s masterpiece a routine music recording session becomes the front line for issues of race, power, and opportunity.
Jun 07 2018 (Thursday)
Viva Cabaret is back at The Rivoli with a tribute show to the greatest divas of stage and screen. 30 grotesque characters come alive on stage in this bold, fast-pased one-man show of impersonations. Liza, Tina, Cher, Judy, Elvis, Ella, Whitney, Gaga and 30 more larger than life characters will entertain you with favourite songs, extraordinarily personalities, and fabulous costumes.
Jun 08 2018 (Friday)
Jun 08 2018 (Friday), 09:00 PM
“Small Town USA”, “Lettin’ the Night Roll” & “Till My Last day”.
Jun 10 2018 (Sunday), 08:00 PM
Actors and musicians LEA MICHELE and DARREN CRISS announced today that they will be embarking on their first ever co-headlining tour. The duo willhit the stage together and solo, performing songs from Broadway, Glee and original songs from their recent solo albums.
Jun 15 2018 (Friday)
Jun 15 2018 (Friday), 08:00 PM
Montreal based band Patrick Watson returns to Massey Hall to perform as part of the Live at Massey Hall live concert and concert film series, with special guests La Force (led by Ariel Engle).
Jun 15 2018 (Friday), 09:00 PM
“Chillin’ It”, “You Should Be Here” & “Middle of a Memory”.
Jun 20 2018 (Wednesday), 06:30 PM
We’re excited to present our Open Mic Night at LIVE Restaurant. You provide the beat, we provide the stage! Sign up in advance by contacting Tom Taylor to book your spot and wow the crowd! Bring your friends and family to enjoy good music and good eats!
Jun 05-26 2018
А changing weekly program of symphonies, jazz standards, and cabaret tunes performed by the Toronto Concert Orchestra under the baton of Maestro Kerry Stratton The Setting: the Glass Pavilion at Casa Loma, whose gothic castle towers above the lawns against the sparkling backdrop of the Toronto skyline.
Jun 26 2018 (Tuesday), 08:00 PM
Three-time Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter, New York Times best selling poet, and critically acclaimed actress are only a few titles held by Jill Scott. The platinum-selling triple threat began her career collaborating with musical icons, The Roots, Will Smith, and Common in the late 90’s and has garnered #1 albums that include The Light In The Sun and her most recent release, WOMAN. Never limited to music, Jill Scott is a true renaissance woman and her artistry extends across books, clothing, TV and film. In addition to various standout film/TV roles, she was the lead in the Peabody Award-winning HBO/BBC mini-series,
Jun 29 2018 (Friday), 08:00 PM
Herbie Hancock has defied tradition over the years creating music that expands the possibilities of musical thought. Embracing elements of rock, soul, funk and electronica, Hancock is often described by many as a visionary, an architect in the post-bop sound. With a career spanning more than 50 years, his passion for innovation and creativity remain unparalleled.
Jun 29-30 2018
Celebrate Canada Day weekend with this legendary Canadian rocker best known for hits: “Break it to Them Gently”, “Fine State of Affairs” & “My Own Way to Rock”.
Jun 29 - Jul 01 2018
Gordon Meredith Lightfoot is a Canadian singer-songwriter who achieved international success in folk, folk-rock, and country music. He is credited with helping to define the folk-pop sound of the 1960s and 1970s.
Jul 04 2018 (Wednesday), 08:00 PM
“Summer of ‘69”, “(Everything I Do I Do It for You)” & “Run to You”
Jul 05 2018 (Thursday), 08:00 PM
“I Will Remember You”, “Building a Mystery” & “Adia”.
Jul 06 2018 (Friday), 09:00 PM
“Horse With No Name” “Sister Golden Hair” “Ventura Highway”
Jul 12-13 2018
Superstar siblings Donny and Marie Osmond perform some of their chart-topping hits, including: "Puppy Love," "Paper Roses," “A Little Bit Country, A Little Bit Rock ‘n Roll”, “It Takes Two” and their recent number one hit, "A Beautiful Life”.
Jul 14 2018 (Saturday), 08:00 PM
“I’ll Make Love to You” “End of the Road” “Motownphilly”.