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‘No Pop’ stickers appear outside Toronto music venues

If you check out live music at the most popular Toronto music venues, you may have seen some stickers that are exclaiming ‘No Pop’. On lampposts, garbage cans, doorways, or pretty much any vertical surface these mysterious stickers have popped up outside The Horseshoe, The Baby G, Phoenix Concert Theatre, Monarch Tavern, and around Kensington […]

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No Pop – A musical battle cry

It’s been just over a year since music blogger / reviewer Lonely Vagabond wrote a manifesto titled ‘Declaration of a New Alternative‘. It’s far too important to be forgotten, so I felt now was the perfect time to revisit the concept as a battle cry to change the current musical landscape in 2016 and beyond. In the manifesto, Lonely Vagabond coined the […]