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5 QUESTIONS: ANYA MIELNICZEK'S STREETART

Posted by Drake, 3 days, 3 hours ago

The #struggle is real: how one BFA graduate makes it work.

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Food + Drink

Free Dessert Makes a Happy Ending at The Drake Hotel

Posted by Drake, 4 days ago

Here at the Drake Hotel, we are big fans of happily ever after (dinner).

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Music

#TBT: Choir! Choir! Choir! + Sloan's "Coax Me"

Posted by Drake, 4 days, 3 hours ago

TBT: Choir! Choir! Choir!'s performance of Sloan's "Coax Me" in our Underground is the only Toronto-venue recorded song that's playing on Indie88! And it's real good.

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Music

Music Monday: Tei Shi

Posted by Drake, 5 days, 22 hours ago

Hailing from Brooklyn, NYC, Tei Shi joins us tonight for a musical performance you won’t want to miss. For one, Tei Shi is the total package + her seductive attitude and ear tingling lyrics translate effortlessly through her music - creating some serious bed rocking R&B.

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Art

5 Questions: Erinn Acland's #nomnomart

Posted by Drake, 1 week, 3 days ago

A surrealist artist and a Torontonian, Erinn’s "nightmarish" work touts a certain playful edge.

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Food + Drink

Food Friday: Gold Metal Plates

Posted by Drake, 1 week, 3 days ago

This week, Drake’s chef de cuisine, Alex Feswick took part in one of the biggest culinary events to hit the six (and the country for that matter). Gold Metal Plates is an ongoing competition featuring some of the greatest chefs and vintners that Canada has to offer.

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Music

Music Monday: Jo Hamilton

Posted by Drake, 1 week, 5 days ago

Jo Hamilton will join us in The Underground to sample some of her latest works off of Gown.

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Food + Drink

Food Friday: Our New Flavoured Coffee Menu

Posted by Drake, 2 weeks, 2 days ago

We’ve got your cozy fix on lock, come by and warm up with one of our new lattes.

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People

5 Questions: Daniel Reardon's photography

Posted by Drake, 2 weeks, 4 days ago

Daniel Reardon turns the less glamourous bits of Toronto into edgy but elegant snapshots.

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Music

Music Monday: Allo Darlin'

Posted by Drake, 2 weeks, 5 days ago

On Nov. 4th, the Underground plays host the quirky indie ensemble lovingly known as Allo Darlin’. This London-based band has been toiling awa + making new music. They’ve also been trotting the globe performing, so they boast a lot of worldly wisdom, which translates into their ever-charming lyrics.

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