Toronto has a thriving live music and concert scene regardless what your musical preference is. There are multiple options where you can listen to the latest local talent on any given night of the week.
From May 7-13 you can check out Canadian Music Week (CMW) with performances happening at over 40 live music venues in Toronto’s downtown core. This 7-night festival will feature over 800 bands, a radio summit with featured speakers and an international marketplace. Music venues include Phoenix Concert Theatre, Opera House, Mod Club, Drake Underground, Rivoli, Dakota Tavern, Lee’s Palace and Danforth Music Hall.
So pick your favourite and rock the night away – the list of showcased bands is available on their website. This is the 37th year of the popular CMW festival and includes the lively Music Awards, which will be hosted again by Canadian funny man Paul Shaffer. Here are four additional rockin’ venues to hear live music in The Six.