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  1. Sparrows + Sneaky Dee's presents:

    The Open Mic (Non Music Related)
    Featuring regular and vegan options, two sizes available. Great for your long weekend eats!
  2. Electric Guitar refinishing services. Who do you like in the GTA?

    Electric Guitar
    Who do you like for custom refinishing in the Toronto / GTA region? I've got a nice '57 reissue Strat that I've enjoyed for a number of years. It shows some wear now. I was thinking of either accelerating the aging process with a light to medium relic treatment, or cleaning it up.
  3. Effects Pedals made in Ontario

    Effects Pedals, Strings and more
    I just wanted to leave this here for anyone in the GTA looking to get handmade pedals. I have a JFET boost called date Strong-arm from Tom and it's a fatten-er for my single coils. He's also a great guy to work with if you want custom effects made that aren't super expensive. He's currently...
  4. Harley Benton (Thomann)

    Electric Guitar
    Hi, Has anyone here in Canada (and more specifically, Toronto) bought a Harley Benton guitar from Thomann, their dealer, which has its headquarters in Germany? There are a couple of 4 year-old threads here about this, but I am wondering if anyone has had more recent experience, and if so, what...
  5. Funkaholics and PRINCE fans wanted: Toronto

    The Band Lounge (Members Wanted, Performance Vids)
    Hey folks, Looking for some folks. to get together and jam, maybe form a 4/4+ piece outfit. The unifying mission is a Prince cover band, or maybe just a funk group. I'm really cool on either. Currently looking for 1) bassist - Funky 2) drummer - definitely funky 3) vocalist, perhaps? 4) any...
  6. Toronto - local pronounciation

    The Open Mic (Non Music Related)
    So I just saw this , this morning and thought, WTF? Turonno License Plate Lapel To me it was always Torrona (rhymes with "Donna" as per the Cannuk classic Switchin to Glide). With some leeway given to the terminal vowel e.g how drunk you are, also contextually - e.g. O (vs A) if speaking to...
  7. Looking for an amazing guitar instructor

    For New Users
    I'm looking for a really good guitar instructor to learn/improve on the following: 1) Theory 2) Improvisation 3) Blues (acoustic/electric) 4) Fingerstyle (mainly Blues/Folk) 5) Shredding I've had a few instructors already in the past but I only found them okay. So I was wondering if anyone...
  8. Where to get a vintage JCM800 repaired in Toronto?

    Amp Building/Technical/Repair
    First place I'm calling is Super Fuzz Audio, but I'd like to hear other suggestions too. We have that tour coming up and I'd like to send it somewhere today or tomorrow. Anywhere else reliable and affordable? Issue: signal cuts out (sounds like it's being converted to 8-bit), usually with lower...
  9. Our Release Party is Next Friday

    The Open Mic (Non Music Related)
    And I want you to come! It is a 19+ event though, so you'll have to leave the kids at home. October 14th, at Sneaky Dee's. Advance tickets are $10, available through any of the bands or here: Sparrows - Let The Silence Stay Where It Was Release Show - Tickets - Sneaky Dee's Concert Venue -...
  10. Raptors 2016

    Sports
    Making it interesting. But some key players need to step up in order to beat the heat and move on.
  11. PSA: Toronto Auction - Music Equipment + More!

    Electric Guitar
    Someone posted this in a facebook group, I figure some of you may find some good prices with any luck: http://www.danburyauctions.com/code/Auction/Music_Auction.html Definitely going to be some decent gear, the question is how much are people willing to bid on it? ;)
  12. Spreading the word

    Stolen Gear Registry
    Hey all. I just wanted to drop a line saying that there are a couple of Facebook groups for stolen gear that you might want to check out and/or post details of your missing gear. I figure that the further the message gets out, the better the chances of someone recognizing your stolen equipment...
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