Sparkle Collective Q + A

October 15, 2019Storefront

We had the pleasure of interviewing Sparkle Collective Britt Saunders is the creator of Sparkle Collective. Based out of Toronto, Canada Sparkle Collective is fuelled by donuts, and inspired by cats and magic. Sparkle Collective Artist Q & A: How did you start? My background is in graphic design, but I’ve been drawing since I … Read More

Store Hours

October 11, 2019Storefront

Kid Icarus Will be closed Monday, October 14th for Thanksgiving! Regular hours will resume October 15th. Enjoy the long weekend.

Night Owl Festival 2019

October 7, 2019Band Posters, Print Department

Night Owl Festival 2019 is fast approaching! These Night Owl Festival prints are designed by the talented illustrator Simon Berndt. These 3 colour hand printed beauts can be purchased for $35 at the event or at our shop in Kensington. The festival will be held on October 11th – October 14th in multiple venues across Toronto. … Read More

PEDESTRIAN SUNDAY

September 25, 2019News & Events, Storefront

Addelle McCauley is a Toronto based artist and screen printer. Her work explores the the relationships between corporeality and transcendental states of mind through the themes of ritual and ceremony. Jackie Lee is a printmaker who specializes in screen printing and independent publications. As well as enamel pins and patches and other fun printed goodies. … Read More

POLARIS MUSIC PRIZE 2019

September 16, 2019Band Posters, Print Department

If you have been following our blog you are up to date on this years wonderful polaris music prize performers!There are 10 Canadian performers matched with 10 Canadian artists to create these beautiful band posters. You can purchase any one of these posters at our store or online, as well as the event, happeningSeptember 16th … Read More

POLARIS – JESSIE REYEZ & SHAD

September 15, 2019Band Posters, Print Department

Today’s Feature: Band: SHAD & JESSIE REYEZ Artwork By: ANSON CHAN  & SALINI PERERA SHAD is a Canadian alternative hip hop artist and broadcaster. Full name of Shadrach Kabango he was raised in London Ontario. He hosted Q on CBC Radio One and hosted the award winning series ‘Hip-Hop Evolution’. He has 6 albums titled, … Read More

POLARIS – MARIE DAVIDSON & FET NAT

September 14, 2019Band Posters, Print Department

Today’s Feature: Band: MARIE DAVIDSON & FET NAT Artwork By: MELANIE GARCIA  & MATT DALEY Marie Davidson is a electronic-techno musician from Montreal, Ontario. She is also part of the band ‘Essaie Pas’ which is a minimal wave duo comprised of her and Pierre Guerineau. Some albums include Perte d’identité (2014), Un autre voyage (2015), Adieux … Read More

POLARIS – HAVIAH MIGHTY & LES LOUANGES

September 14, 2019Band Posters, Print Department

Today’s Feature: Band: HAVIAH MIGHTY & LES LOUANGES Artwork By: ALEXIS EKE  & MATHIEU LARONE Haviah Mighty is a Canadian Rapper from Brampton, Ontario. Mighty started singing at the age of 4, rapping at 11, and producing at 15. In 2016 Mighty started in a hip hop group called ‘The Sorority’ before her debut album ‘13th … Read More

POLARIS – SNOTTY NOSE REZ KIDS & ELISAPIE

September 13, 2019Band Posters, Print Department

Today’s Feature: Band: SNOTTY NOSE REZ KIDS & ELISAPIE Artwork By: MAYA MCKIBBIN  & DAYLE KUBLUITOK Snotty Nose Rez Kids are a hip hop duo out of Vancouver, BC. They confront slurs and stereotypes of Indigenous people and promote pride. The 2 members Darren Metz (Young D) and Quinton Nyce (Yung Trybezare) are from the Kitamaat Village, a … Read More

POLARIS – PUP & DOMINIQUE FILS AIME

September 12, 2019Band Posters, Posters

Polaris Music Prize honours Canadian musicians & artists from around the country. The event is this Monday, September 16th at the Polaris Gala. Keep a lookout cause we will be featuring a new performer everyday leading up to the day of the event! Today’s Feature: Band: PUP & DOMINIQUE FILS AIME Artwork By: KATIE HICKS … Read More