SONIC BOOM WEDNESDAYS
Every Wednesday @HANDLEBAR
159 Augusta Ave (Kensington Market)
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To celebrate the release of the Complete Albums box set, we’d like to share five reasons to fall in love, one more time, with Tommy Fogerty / John Fogerty / Stu Cook / Doug Clifford collectively known as Creedence Clearwater … Continue reading
Grouper ‘Ruins’ (Kranky) Listen Read Tops ‘Picture You Staring’ (Arbutus) Watch Read Lee Hazlewood ‘The LHI Years: Singles, Nudes and Backsides (1968-71)’ (Light in the Attic) Listen Read Jom Comyn ‘In the Dark on 99 (All the Time, All the … Continue reading
Wednesday night, as part of our weekly Sonic Boom DJ excursions at Handlebar, we ‘soft serve’ you all the EZ hits you (didn’t think you) desire! Our crack staff of AM lovers (Mic Bot, Even Lewis, Blair Whatmore, Jon Maki, … Continue reading
BlogTO is once again on top of the Booming action down at 215 Spadina. Take a look at this terrific little article right about here. p.s. Here’s what might very well be playing over the soundsystem right now.
Tonight! Chandra takes to the Double Double Land stage replacing her 1980 backing band the Dance with top flight/top of their game/weirdo pop crew Bile Sister. This show will mark the reissue of Chandra’s special expanded ‘under-the-radar-post-punk-mutant-disco-Aaron-Levin-Championed-1980-NYC-classic’ ‘Transportation’. Also on … Continue reading
Photo not by Tim Oakley NOW Toronto catches up with our beloved *Barber, Jeff* for the inside scoop on the big move to 215 Spadina. Read all about it: NOW: Sonic Boom’s new digs.
Sonic Boom is excited to announce we have accepted an invitation to take part in the 2014 Toronto Audio Video Entertainment Show. For this prestigious (glimpse into the future of A/V technology) event our own ‘vinyls‘ aficionado Evan Lewis Lewis … Continue reading
Pack it up, pack it in, let me begin… by showing you a sneak peek of our incredible new location at 215 Spadina courtesy of Nathan ‘NATO’ Houbraken Photography. And check back for updates here concerning our big opening: This … Continue reading
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
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
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
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