Bry Webb and Kontravoid Set to Make Some Noise in the Library

October 10, 2012 | Media Relations

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Free fall concert and workshop series provides access to great local music

TORONTO (Wednesday, October 10, 2012) – Make Some Noise kicks into high gear as former Constantines frontman Bry Webb brings his haunting and introspective solo album, PROVIDER, to life in the intimate setting of Parkdale Branch on October 26.  And on November 9, Toronto dystopic electronic singer/songwriter Kontravoid performs live in the stacks at Bloor/Gladstone branch.

What:             Bry Webb Live in the Stacks
Where:           Parkdale Branch, 1303 Queen St. W. (west of Dufferin)
When:            Friday, October 26, 8:00 p.m.

What:             Kontravoid Live in the Stacks
Where:           Bloor/Gladstone Branch, 1101 Bloor St. W. (east of Dufferin)
When:            Friday, November 9, 8:00 p.m.

Also this fall: two Make Some Noise workshops, featuring DJs Denise Benson, on November 7, and Benjamin Boles, on November 21, as each discusses aspects of electronic music and its influence on the cultural scene.

What:              Then & Now: Tales of Toronto’s Nightlife with DJ Denise Benson
Where:            Bloor/Gladstone Branch, 1101 Bloor St. W. (east of Dufferin)
When:             Wednesday, November 7, 7:00 p.m.

What:              The Revenge of Rave with DJ Benjamin Boles
Where:            Bloor/Gladstone Branch, 1101 Bloor St. W. (east of Dufferin)
When:             Wednesday, November 21, 7:00 p.m.

The Make Some Noise…Take Some Noise program brings the library's local music collection of nearly 900 CDs to life in the stacks of library branches around the city, providing people of all ages an opportunity to access local independent music as part of the library’s ongoing efforts to making culture more accessible to everyone in the city.

Through their support of Make Some Noise, partners Soundscapes music store and Exclaim! magazine continue to provide invaluable contributions that help the library support and expand access to local music in Toronto.

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Ken Sparling, 416-397-5970