“Renowned Toronto critic Ben Rayner once notably dubbed The Darcys “pathologically ambitious.” One of the band’s earliest champions, few in the media has ever better contextualized their career, or could set the tone for the record they’re about to release.
In simple terms, Darcys are an alternative pop duo from Toronto, Canada. Currently the band consists of singer and multi-instrumentalist Jason Couse and drummer / lyricist Wes Marskell. The duo is the group’s original core and also what remains of an ever-evolving lineup that’s delivered close to a half dozen releases in as many years.
The music of Mute Choir is, above all else, about freedom. Freedom to live your life however you choose, and freedom to follow your creative vision wherever it leads. But in order to develop a concept of freedom, one must experience its opposite. Mute Choir’s debut album Behind the Bars is partly about that as well, and the clash between those two forces is palpable within the music—a distinctive blend of untamed electro-rock and introspective balladry with an eye on the ever-elusive goal of making dance music with a message.
True North will bring together influencers, policy makers, hackers, and hustlers for crucial conversations about the future of tech as a force for good. Meet the most provocative minds in
True North will bring together influencers, policy makers, hackers, and hustlers for crucial conversations about the future of tech as a force for good. Meet the most provocative minds in tech – in one of the hottest tech communities on the planet – and reset the compass.
From the impact of artificial intelligence to issues of diversity to the spread of “fake news,” leaders and innovators have become the focus of a conversation that has the potential to reshape our values and beliefs around tech’s role in humanity.
True North will combine all these discussions with downtown displays of lively music, cutting-edge art and unforgettable food. It’s not just a conference; it’s a city-wide collaboration of true Waterloo Region events and experiences.