Live Music

Live Music – concerts, music festivals & more!

    04 May

    Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe Street, Toronto

    May 4, 2017

    $39.75 & up

    The eighty-plus members of the TSO rise magnificently to the occasion as Hungarian genius Béla Bartók puts them through countless thrilling paces in the twentieth-century classic, Concerto for Orchestra. Remarkable Canadian pianist Jan Lisiecki appears as soloist in Schumann’s impassioned and poetic concerto. Read More >>

    05 May

    George Weston Recital Hall, 5040 Yonge Street, Toronto

    May 5, 2017


    Music Director Nurhan Arman and Sinfonia Toronto will wrap up the orchestra’s 18th season in grand style on Friday, May 5, at 8 pm in George Weston Recital Hall of the Toronto Centre for the Arts. Read More >>

    05 May

    Royal Alexandra Theatre, 260 King St W, Toronto

    May 5, 2017 To May 6, 2017

    $40 - $60

    When discussing ‘Father John Misty’, Tillman paraphrases Philip Roth: ‘It’s all of me and none of me, if you can’t see that, you won’t get it’. What I call it is totally arbitrary, but I like the name. You’ve got to have a name. I never got to choose mine. Read More >>

    05 May

    The Danforth Music Hall, 147 Danforth Ave, Toronto

    May 5, 2017

    $32.50 -$44.50

    Artists: Slowdive, Japanese Breakfast Slowdive are Neil Halstead, Rachel Goswell, Nick Chaplin, Christian Savill and Simon Scott. They formed in Reading in 1989 and signed to Creation Records, releasing three albums, ‘Just For A Day’, ‘Souvlaki’ and ‘Pygmalion’. Read More >>

    06 May

    1 Front St E, Toronto

    May 6, 2017

    $34.39 - $119.39 + charges

    Pokémon: Symphonic Evolutions is becoming the must-see video game concert of the year, giving Pokémon fans of all ages the chance to experience live, beautiful music of the Pokémon franchise. All-new orchestral arrangements and carefully timed visuals draw from recent and classic Pokémon video games. Read More >>

    06 May

    The Danforth Music Hall, 147 Danforth Ave, Toronto

    May 6, 2017

    $24.50 - $35.50

    Artists: The Black Angels, A Place to Bury Strangers Since Aristotle, man has organized his knowledge vertically in separate and unrelated groups—Science, Religion, Sex, Relaxation, Work, etc. Read More >>

    06 May

    The Great Hall, 1087 Queen Street West, Toronto

    May 6, 2017


    To celebrate its 9th anniversary, the Toronto Concert Orchestra (TCO), led by the unrivaled Maestro Kerry Stratton, is proud to take Torontonians on an unforgettable journey through the streets of Paris for their upcoming concert: Piaf Encore – Paris in Springtime. Read More >>

    07 May

    The Phoenix Concert Theatre , 410 Sherbourne Street, Toronto

    May 7, 2017

    $25 - $119

    Nate Feuerstein – recording and performing as the Hip-Hop/Alternative artist NF. On his albums, NF tells his story with lyrical vulnerability complimented by raw energy. Read More >>

    08 May

    The Danforth Music Hall, 147 Danforth Ave, Toronto

    May 8, 2017

    $29.50 - $42.50

    Artists: Rival Sons, London Souls, Howie Pyro Pitched somewhere between the loose revivalism of Jack White and the groove of Alabama Shakes, Rival Sons possess a chimera-like character: a jazz -trained rhythm section that met at Isaac Hayes’ house, a garage-rock fuzzadelic guitar maestro, and a Blues rooted street singer with… Read More >>

    Ryan Adams & Band
    09 May

    Massey Hall, 178 Victoria Street, Toronto

    May 9, 2017

    $49.50 – $99.50

    Live Nation presents With decades of acclaimed work to his credit, and accolades ranging from “one of the most elegant singer-songwriters of his generation” (The New York Times) to “one of the few truly great roots-rock troubadours left” (Entertainment Weekly), Prisoner—Ryan Adams’ first album of all new original material since… Read More >>

    09 May

    Sony Centre For The Performing Arts, 1 Front St. E., Toronto

    May 9, 2017

    $52.39 - $153.39

    Current Grammy-nominated artist and French electronic music composer and producer JEAN-MICHEL JARRE’s reputation for the spectacular is unmatched, having been one of the first artists in the world to perform electronic music as we know it today. Read More >>

    11 May

    The Phoenix Concert Theatre, 410 Sherbourne Street, Toronto

    May 11, 2017

    $27.5 - $65

    Herbert Anthony Stevens IV, better known by his stage name Ab-Soul, is an American hip hop recording artist from Carson, California. Read More >>

    The Jesus and Mary Chain
    12 May

    Massey Hall, 178 Victoria Street, Toronto

    May 12, 2017

    $39.50 - $69.50

    Live Nation presents The Jesus and Mary Chain emerged from Lanarkshire, Scotland, to become one of the most influential bands of their era. Read More >>

    Bach’s Brandenburg Concertos
    13 May

    George Weston Recital Hall, 5040 Yonge Street, Toronto

    May 13, 2017

    $35 - $40

    This 30th anniversary spring programme by the BCC will focus on the timely themes of taking care of the earth, its creatures, and each other. The opening song of the movie, Frozen, which uses a Sami chant calling people together, will begin the concert. Read More >>

    13 May

    St. Andrew's Church, Simcoe Street, Toronto

    May 13, 2017

    416-593-5600, ext 231

    $20 - $25

    Explore our nation’s rich musical heritage at Singing Our History: A Canada 150 Celebration! Presented by Music at St. Andrew’s , this all-Canadian evening of music will be performed by classically-trained singers drawn from Canada’s multicultural mosaic. Read More >>

    16 May

    The Phoenix Concert Theatre, 410 Sherbourne Street, Toronto

    May 16, 2017

    $23 - $28

    Sidney Royel Selby III, better known by his stage name Desiigner, is an American rapper from Brooklyn, New York. Read More >>

    18 May

    Rebel, 11 Polson St., Toronto

    May 18, 2017

    $39.5 - $55

    Bush are a British rock band formed in London, England in 1992. Their current lineup includes lead vocalist and rhythm guitarist Gavin Rossdale, lead guitarist Chris Traynor, bassist Corey Britz, and drummer Robin Goodridge. Who is it for? All ages HOW MUCH Tickets : $39. Read More >>

    19 May

    Uniun Nightclub, 473 Adelaide St West, Toronto

    May 19, 2017

    $20 - $35

    Launching this April, All Knight Long will see the Grammy-nominated electronic artist and Toolroom founder Mark Knight play extended 6+ hour sets at some of the world’s finest clubs, including Womb, Tokyo; Output, New York and Basing House, London. Read More >>

    20 May

    The Danforth Music Hall, 147 Danforth Ave., Toronto

    May 20, 2017

    $45.5 - $59.5

    Legendary Australian rock band and agitators Midnight Oil today announced their first World Tour in over two decades. They also unveiled plans to release three archival box sets including a collection called “The Overflow Tank” which will contain more than 14 hours of previously unreleased and rare material. Read More >>

    21 May

    Rebel, 11 Polson St., Toronto

    May 21, 2017

    $25 - $50

    Two years removed from his ninth studio LP Automatic, electronic music mainstay Kaskade is set to celebrate the changing of the seasons this spring with a new string of live dates. Read More >>

    21 May

    Phoenix Concert Theatre, 410 Sherbourne Street, Toronto

    May 21, 2017

    $49.50 - $100.00

    The Revolution — Wendy Melvoin, Lisa Coleman, Bobby Z, BrownMark and Dr. Fink — is most commonly known as the versatile band behind the music icon, Prince. Read More >>