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Haunting Tides: We Chat to Southern Shores

Posted by Shannon Elizabeth Murphy, 2 years, 1 month ago

What do 90s R+B samples, Nova Scotia beaches + synths have in common? The newest "must watch" Toronto duo, Southern Shores! Our Marketing Coordinator, Shannon Elizabeth Murphy, sat down with them for a quick chat to discuss creative process, Vietnamese food and their upcoming Underground show.

Shannon Elizabeth Murphy, Southern Shores
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Music

Music Monday: Sam Flax - Fire Doesn't Burn Itself

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 1 month ago

We're curing our "end of summer blues" with Sam Flax's new classic tune. It's just as good as a trip to the beach!

Sam Flax
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People

Drake Goes to Sea, 80s Beach Style

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 1 month ago

For our summer staff party this year, we hit the high seas of Lake Ontario decked out in our 80s beach best. Check out some photos taken by our accounting team.

Shannon Elizabeth Murphy
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Hotel + Travel

London Calling! Our Director of HR heads across the pond

Posted by Shivani Lakhanpal, 2 years, 1 month ago

Our amazing Director of HR, Shivani, headed to London to compete in the Olympics! We're just kidding. But she did have a marathon great time touring around the city exploring new neighbourhoods, restaurants + farms. Check out her favourite picks from the land of crumpets + crown jewels.

London
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Music

Music Monday: Maria Minerva - The Sound

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 1 month ago

This haunting tune from Maria Minerva is the perfect end of summer jam. From London by way of Estonia, her disco influences are hitting us heavily.

Maria Minerva
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Art

Homegrown Talent: Illustrator Patrick Kyle

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 2 months ago

There's no question that Toronto is filled with a ton of creative brains. Illustrator, Patrick Kyle, is no exception. His quirky, colourful and eerie pieces created with gouache + ink have been circulating on the art blogs recently, so we thought we'd share! You can also find his past work in publications like the New York Times, VICE + the Globe and Mail.

Patrick Kyle
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