Joni Mitchell

The 50 Most Influential People in Toronto: who really runs this city? The 50 Most Influential People in Toronto: who really runs this city?

You know you live in interesting times when the chief of police is the most powerful person in town. What propelled Chief Blair to the top of our Influentials list was Rob Ford’s Crackgate—a story that consumed the city for much of the last year and whose bewildering narrative is still being written. Of course,… Read more »

Luminato 2013 guide: 17 must-see events at this year’s arts festival Luminato 2013 guide: 17 must-see events at this year’s arts festival

This year’s Luminato Festival, the first under the complete oversight of artistic director Jorn Weisbrodt, seems to have benefited from Weisbrodt’s Rolodex of celeb contacts: cultural icons Joni Mitchell, Atom Egoyan, Marina Abramovic and Weisbrodt’s hubby Rufus Wainwright all taking part. The 10 days of music, theatre, dance, and art start tomorrow. Below, our picks for the most buzzy free concerts, engaging art installations and… Read more »

Street Style: 27 looks at the ladies who lunch in Yorkville Street Style: 27 looks at the ladies who lunch in Yorkville

Words by Kevin Naulls | Photography by Jenna Marie Wakani In the 1960s, Yorkville was referred to as a “festering sore in the middle of the city” by MPP Syl Apps, due to its population of beatniks, burnouts, barefoot hippies and folksy singers (Joni Mitchell and Neil Young were known to hang out there during… Read more »