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Our Summer Reading List

Posted by Drake, 3 months, 2 weeks ago

The dog days of summer are upon us but it’s not too late for your library to welcome a new addition.

Summer Reads
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Style

Rock Steady Get-It Giveaway with Top Shop

Posted by Drake, 3 months, 2 weeks ago

This TIFF, we're going to help you get ready to #ROCKSTEADY and end your festival week in style. We've paired up with TOPSHOP CANADA to get you black carpet ready.

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Music

Music Mondays: HolloH

Posted by Drake, 3 months, 2 weeks ago

HolloH just slapped us in the face with some really big sounds - and we liked it.

HolloH
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Music

Brendan Canning's Five Choice DJ Cuts

Posted by Drake, 3 months, 3 weeks ago

According to Brendan Canning, his DJ career “started after a Better Days rave back in the 1990s,” explains the Toronto native and Broken Social Scene co-founder.

Brendan Canning
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Music

He said/She said: Drake Staffers' Blood Orange Concert Review

Posted by Drake, 3 months, 3 weeks ago

Dev Hynes has had a notable year, for better or worse it appears. This guy has a very interesting back story, already making the NME’s list for ‘coolest person in rock’ all the way back in 2007; Dev Hynes has been making even bigger moves since.

Blood Orange Band
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Music

Music Monday: The Digs

Posted by Drake, 3 months, 3 weeks ago

We really dig The Digs.

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Food + Drink

Food Friday: Oh You Fancy, Huh?

Posted by Drake, 3 months, 4 weeks ago

Our pastry Chef Christine Fancy creates a dessert for Toronto Life.

Fancy's IceCream
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Music

Hillside Festival 2014

Posted by Drake, 4 months ago

It's no surprise that we love music at the Drake Hotel, so of course we check out as many local festivals as possible. This past weekend, we headed to Guelph for Hillside Festival, now in it's 31st year. Here are some of our favourite acts and moments from the weekend.

Hillside Festival in Guelph (image courtesy of Hillside Festival)
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Food + Drink

Drake + Momofuku Present Twilight Tuesdays

Posted by Drake, 4 months ago

On Tuesday evenings in August from 5-9PM, Drake One Fifty, Momofuku + friends will transform the York Street parkette into a mini night-market, offering gourmet street food, summertime treats, and notable Canadian indie musicians performing street-side, creating a twilight oasis in the heart of Toronto’s Financial District.

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Music

Music Monday: PHOX

Posted by Drake, 4 months ago

PHOX is blowing up in the music world and we totally get it.

Phox
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