Contest: Out Of The Box Fest


Looking for some fun this weekend Toronto? Out Of The Box Fest starts up tonight! Running from the 22nd to the 25th the fest focuses on enhancing the live music experience in a unique way. For example, tonight’s Izakaya Sushi House show is themed after miniature cities built for TV and film sets- think Godzilla. Friday’s Handlebar show with be super spacy. And so on. You can check out the whole line-up here for more details. Basically it’s gonna be a bunch of radness.

Here’s how to win a pair of full weekend passes: Retweet this tweet AND/OR shoot me a shout asking nicely for me to pick you!

See you around this weekend!


Wanna win a Samsung S4? Fest + tech it up.


Festival season is upon us. Might as well enjoy some great music while soaking up the summer sun right? Right. Totally. So here's what's up. Virgin Mobile knows that if you wanna find your friends and tweet about your festival adventures you're gonna need a smartphone. That's why they're hooking me up with a Samsung S4 to giveaway to one of y'all. Radness right?

Here's how you enter to winJust tweet both @katekillet and @virginmobilecan your best festival tips. Simple as that! Check out Virgin's infographic of tips for some examples. 

ps. If you happen to be hitting up Squamish this weekend tweet #MEMBERSLOUNGE to get prizes and VIP upgrades. I'm not spamming. I'm just saying. 


this weekend: ALL CAPS! island festival

What:  The final ALL CAPS! island festival

Who's playing: The Blow, Rich Aucoin, catl, Hooded Fang, Magneta Lane, Shotgun Jimmie, Elfin Saddle, Beliefs, Bizzarh, Beekeeper, ev ree wuhn, Most People, Eons, Unfinished Business, Pachamama, Watershed Hour and more. 

Where: Toronto Island yo. Join in why don't you?  

Find me: Camping in a tent from Friday evening to Sunday night, hunting for bonfires and babes.  

Lurk: My twitter for ALL CAPS! live tweets.  

Enjoy: The ALL CAPS! mixtape below... 

See you there?  

Osheaga 2013: Day 1

A few thoughts... 

DIIV: Chill dudes as always. Oshin is still a great album. 
Wild Belle: Make me want to wear more patterns. 
Lianne La Havas: Stunning. Just stunning.
Palma Violets: I want to have too many beers with them and break things.
Diamond Rings: Toronto man I've loved from the start. As polished as ever.
The Cure: Legends. 

For more words check out my full post at Sidewalk Hustle.
Check out my photos and vines of Osheaga: Day 1 below.