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Music Monday: Blood Orange - You're Not Good Enough

Posted by Drake, 1 year ago

You know the feeling you get when you finally realize that long gushed over boy or girl is not THAT cool (or that great a kisser)? This is that feeling in a song.

blood orange
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Hotel + Travel

Boutique Hotels and the New "Edamame Economy"

Posted by Drake, 1 year ago

We're two for two with quoting the New York Times this week, and this time, there are two operative words we want to point out: "edamame economy."

Drake Hotel Nuit Blanche
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Art

Kris Knight Makes Good With Gucci

Posted by Drake, 1 year ago

Local Queen West portrait master turns heads in Milan.

Kris Knight's "Spook," from 2008.
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Music

Music Monday: Disclosure- When a Fire Starts to Burn

Posted by Drake, 1 year ago

You've probably found yourself dancing up a sweat to this track at some point in the past year. Make new memories tonight when the duo plays at Danforth Music Hall.

disclosure
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Music

Music Monday: Wise Blood- Alarm

Posted by Drake, 1 year ago

This track by Pittsburgh artist Chris Laufman aka Wise Blood should help wake you up from your holiday coma.

wise blood
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People

The Design Behind the Decibels

Posted by Drake, 1 year ago

... in which we go behind the consoles at The Drake Underground, seeing the scene behind the sound.

A good patch cord: veins for the Underground's lifeblood
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Art

Say hi to Ariel (and Janet Werner)

Posted by Drake, 1 year, 1 month ago

Montreal's visionary of the uncanny valley comes to Drake.

"Ariel" by Janet Werner
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Drake by the Lake

Meet Matt, the Drake Devonshire's Newest Chef

Posted by Drake, 1 year, 1 month ago
Food + Drink

Getting above it all at The Sky Yard

Posted by Drake, 1 year, 1 month ago
Music

Featured @Drake: Rich Aucoin

Posted by Drake, 1 year, 1 month ago

We talked to one of tonight's headliners at What's in the Box, Rich Aucoin, about his memories of Toronto and the Drake, his trademark parachute, and what makes this musical supernova blow up.

Rich Aucoin
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