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Why Won’t We Camp for Music?

Caroline Donegan

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Back in 2015, WayHome Music and Arts Festival hosted their inaugural event, coaxing music fans to travel an hour and a half outside of Toronto to camp in a heat wave for three days. Festival-goers were sunburnt and sweaty, but that didn’t matter compared to the excitement and music-induced bliss that dominated the weekend.
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8 July 2018 Girth Radio Blog Read more

The Power of a Throwback – Nostalgia Concerts

Caroline Donegan

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2003 – a time when payphones still existed, Pokémon was played with cards, and every playlist at a school dance included Sean Paul’s Get Busy, and Aqua’s Doctor Jones.

Ask anyone who danced across a school gym, waving glow sticks and sweating in the era before air conditioning was standard in schools, and they’ll tell that these songs are iconic. They’re core components to the soundtrack of the early 2000s.
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7 July 2018 Girth Radio Blog Read more

Party at the ROM! A Night at the Museum

Caroline Donegan

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On Friday nights, the day camps and field trip groups that usually occupy the Royal Ontario Museum (ROM) are replaced by a 19+ crowd.

The ROM reopens its doors after dark for Friday Night Live (FNL), and the country’s largest museum becomes a nightlife destination, with bars and food stalls scattered amongst the fossils and artifacts. The main hall turns into a dance party, with a live band taking the stage next to the bones of a dinosaur, drawing the crowd into the cavernous space.
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6 July 2018 Girth Radio Blog Read more