City Sonic is a series of short films about extraordinary artists shot in places where their musical lives were transformed. It's about the creative reverb that makes a music scene.
Your travelling backstage pass to Toronto's music scene.
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The City Sonic project officially ended in 2012, so there's no recent news. But... all the wonderful films are still online. We invite you to enjoy them here.
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Geddy Lee (Rush) at Massey Hall
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Geddy Lee of Rush journeys back to the 1970s when all the world was a stage.
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amian from Fucked Up has a dream: play at indie record shop Rotate This.
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Serena Ryder
Serena Ryder at the Dakota
The Dakota Tavern is the honky-tonk bar that Serena Ryder calls home.
Woodhands at the Don Valley Brickworks
Electro-pop duo Woodhands recounts the insanity of playing an illicit party.
Danko Jones
Danko Jones at Maple Leaf Gardens
Electro-pop duo Woodhands recounts the insanity of playing an illicit party.
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