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This Friday: Surinam at Bassline

Facebook Event “I heard it through the Bassline, and I’m just about to lose my mind.” This Friday night, as Sonic Boom preps our big move to 215 Spadina, we take a break in the name of Rock and Roll … Continue reading

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We are moving to 215 Spadina!

Dear customers/friends, We are moving to our new location at 215 SPADINA AVE. Our 782 Bathurst Location’s last day will be Sunday September 21st. Come see us at our 215 Spadina shop (right next door to Dark Horse Coffee!) Saturday … Continue reading

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This Tuesday: The Wooden Sky at Sonic Boom

Tuesday evening, as the clock strikes lucky number 7 in the PM, the Wooden Sky bring their tried, tested and true Canadiana roots rock to this here Sonic Boom.  This could quite possibly be the last celebration of live music … Continue reading

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Thursday Thunder: Fresh Snow @Field Trip/Discovery Series III

This Thursday night, ‘don’t eat the yellow snow’ as Francis Zappa once said, taste it fresh!  Our house band, our Roots, our Kevin Eubanks and the Tonight Show band, our CBS orchestra, our Max Weinberg 7, Fresh Snow unleash their … Continue reading

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Cinema of the Mind Expansion/Explosion: Herzog!

The Werner Herzog Collection on Blu-Ray has arrived!  About their new release Shout Factory joyfully shouts: “He has taken his camera to parts of the world no other director would dare go, and told stories in ways no one had … Continue reading

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The New Music: The Week of January the 15th, 2014

MORRISSEY’S much anticipated ‘World Peace Is None Of Your Business’ hits the shelves this week.  We’ve been excited since talk began and more so after these wonderful promos were issued: ‘World Peace Is None Of Your Business’ (with Nancy Sinatra) … Continue reading

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This Week: In the City

This Friday night, standout Toronto label ‘Pleasence Records’ (along with PPOP) presents the Wrong Hole ’2012′ release show (available along with the entire Pleasence catalogue at Sonic Boom).  This marks the debut from this local-synth-punk-super-group featuring Jon Schouten (Teenanger), Andrew … Continue reading

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Sonic Boom Cinema: Possession

Possession (1981, Andrzej Zulawski) We’re pleased to announce a copy of the decorated avant garde/thriller/drama ‘Possession’ limited box set has arrived.  Have a sneak peak at this beautiful set here, and then come by to see it in person (along … Continue reading

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This Friday: Zacht Automaat at Double Double Land

Sonic Boom highly recommends a rare live appearance from Toronto to England’s Zacht Automaat (featuring our semi-own, adopted own Carl Didur) this Friday at Double Double Land.  This follows their fantastic ‘lock groove’ performance from our NXNE co-promotion with PPOP … Continue reading

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Staff Picks: Who is William Onyeabor?

Sonic Boom highly recommends the ‘Who is William Onyeabor?’ reissue from Luaka Bop (available on CD and LP).  Familiarize yourself with the crucial work of this Nigerian legend via this Noisey/Vice short documentary entitled ‘Fantastic Man’. Listen to: ‘Heaven and … Continue reading

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Sonic-Boom-on-the-move!

  Have you heard the news?  Sonic Boom is on the move!  We’re excited to announce we’ll be merging our two locations in the Fall at 215 Spadina! For further details click here.

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TONIGHT / 7PM / 782 Bathurst

 

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