Skip to content

Ferrari mistakes Toronto for Montreal while promoting Canadian Grand Prix

ferarri

The Italian luxury sports car brand, Ferrari, made an absurd mistake while promoting this weekend’s Formula One race in Montreal.

Read More 

Rich Aucoin: Our Canadian Indie-Rock Forest Gump!

rich aucoin

Only a Canadian would be brave and selfless enough to tour across the United States traveling from city to city donating all the money he makes to Mental Health America and The Canadian Mental Health Association, did we mention he's only using a bike.

Read More 

Grimes teases a pair of new tracks on Twitter

music notes and headphones

In the midst of a publicity wave after revealing her relationship with Tesla CEO Elon Musk to the world at the MET Gala, Canadian artist Grimes has released snippets to a pair of new tracks from what is presumed to be an upcoming album.

Read More 

Alan Doyle: A New Member of the Order of Canada

alan doyle 

In the history of Canadian music it is hard to find an artist like Alan Doyle. The singer songwriter and even actor has been playing and representing the province of Newfoundland for 25 years and shows no sign of slowing down let alone stopping.

Read More 

O My Heart – 10th Anniversary

o my heart

With Mother’s Day having just passed a few weeks ago, what better timing than now for British Colombia’s own Mother Mother to be in the news. The band is currently touring in celebration of their second album ‘O My Heart’ turning 10-years old this year.

Read More 

Stay away from Facebook, here are new social media networks to try if you want your privacy back

stay away facebook

Facebook is losing users’ faith due to relentless privacy scandal including the Cambridge Analytica scandal. 

With the customer base of more than two billions, it seems inevitable for Facebook to take advantage of its users to earn billion of dollars every year.

Read More 

Ten Local Summer Events You Won’t Want to Miss

cn tower

 

If you are looking to explore the hot spots in the city while supporting the local LGBT community, look no further than Toronto Pride. With an estimated attendance of 1 million people, Toronto’s Pride celebration is one of the largest in the world. From live performances and parties to marches and discussion panels, Toronto Pride has something for everybody.

Read More 

Shawn Mendes’ Latest Album Headed to Number One

shawn mendes

2018 has been a landmark year for Shawn Mendes. He made Time magazine’s annual list of 100 most influential people of the year. His song “There’s Nothing Holding Me Back” earned him a Juno for Single of the Year in March.

Read More 

Kira Isabella – “Little Girl” Review

kira isabella

Canadian country artist Kira Isabella recently dropped her new single “Little Girl” and it brings a new sound to the maturing artist. The song written by Elizabeth Elkins, Tebey and Sam Ellis (who also produced the track), brings a sound that is similar to Carrie Underwood, but yet one that is still very much Kira.

Read More 

Three 3 Things I Learned Volunteering at the 2018 RTDNA Conference

rtdna

In Canada, we rely on credible news to inform us on what is happening in our great country. The Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA) of Canada holds an annual two day conference in Toronto to recognize excellence in the delivery of trustworthy and impactful news.

Read More 

Top 10 ways to stay cool!

ice cream

The most fun way is to eat some ice cream or drink a cold beverage; why not both? I recommend mango juice. The cold dessert helps cool your body down.

Read More 

Why you should still go to the movies

why still go to movies

What do you feel when you first enter the main auditorium of a movie theatre? Do you get a rush of excitement, eager to see the flick you’ve been hyped over for the past 2 weeks?

Read More 

NXNE on the Horizon

nxne

June is right around the corner, which means a few things: Fathers’ Day, the NBA Finals, and North by North East (NXNE) returning to the Big Smoke. The first batch of headliners was announced earlier this week, which included Toronto’s own Jazz Cartier.

Read More 

The Shanaplan: What Just Happened?

chairs

If you live in Toronto or happen to know what the NHL is chances are you've heard of the Maple Leafs. This is the story of how the most profitable market in the NHL has been a failure for far too long, and what steps were taken to right our course.

Read More 

Ryan Reynolds’ Road to Deadpool 2

ryan reynolds

With the release of Deadpool 2 right around the corner, I thought it’d be fun to take a look back at how we got to this point. More specifically, how actor and great Canadian/all-around dude Ryan Reynolds got to this point.

Read More 

Canadian Artist Review: Lou Phelps

lou phelps

In lieu of a potential interview, this artist review is about Lou Phelps’ Album, 001: Experiments, and a few of his recent singles. This Montreal born rapper, DJ, part-time producer went all out throwing crazy catchy and super rambunctious vocals over his older brother KAYTRANADAs’ signature vibrant sound. 

Read More 

Due South - A Look Back at the Canadian Show That Could

due south

Over the years Canadian television has made its way on to the American television but back in 1994, a Canadian show was about to make history and become a cult classic in recent years, that show was Due South.

Read More 

Humber College Mens Basketball Team Takes On The United States Naval Academy

humber basketball

The Unites States Naval Academy Men’s Basketball Team have wrapped up their trip to Canada with two games at Humber College. The team dispatched from the Naval Academy in Annapolis Maryland, and visited Ontario for a series of exhibition matches this past week.

Read More 

Deadpool 2 - WARNING… SPOILERS AHEAD!

deadpool2

WARNING… SPOILERS AHEAD!

Read More 

Canadian Music Week 2018: Letters From Pluto

cmw 2018

Canadian Music Week is one of the premier musical events in Canada. It’s not just about the music though. It also holds award shows with film, comedy and new music festivals. It spans 10 nights of performances, with 600 bands in approx. 35 live music joints in Toronto. 

Read More 

The Evolution of Timber Timbre

timber timbre

In their earlier days, Timber Timbre was an alternative folk band. Their songs were largely acoustic with light brush strokes of organ and gentle percussion. Religious and traditional Gothic imagery sewn masterfully into their lyrics.

Read More 

Meaning Behind Arkells’ single “People’s Champ”

arkells

The latest offering from Arkells, a single entitled “People’s Champ”, sounds like a scathing review of the Trump administration.

Read More 

Avengers Infinity Wars: What does this mean?

m & ms

It's been 10 years since Nick Fury first walked across our screens and spoke of forming a team with unique talents. The Avengers was a project put together with a single goal in mind: to be the most ambitious superhero crossover event in history, and the most recent installation: The Avengers Infinity War has been just that.

Read More 

RAMPAGE – A movie about Science, animals, and individuals...

rampage

Imagine a world where a gorilla, wolf and a crocodile crossed warthog gets infected by pathogens which turn them into vicious beasts. But it is up to only one individual, Dwayne Johnson who stars as Davies Okoye to put an end to this rampage.

Read More 

“Same Old Experience”

same old experience

Have you ever had that feeling where the same old traditions, events, and outings that you’ve done in the past just don’t have that same spark? Are your friends looking at you, saying things like “you’ve changed” or “There’s something different this year about you” so something along those lines?

Read More 

"Radicalized” Vegan Parents Face Prison For Restricting Children to Vegan Diet

children eating vegetables

A recent report from The New Zealand Herald indicates that Elvra Savino of the political party Forza Italia has proposed a new law that could imprison “radicalized” vegan parents for providing their children with a vegan diet.

Read More 

10 Affordable College Dinners

college dinner

As college students, a lot of people know how tight money can be. 

Read More 

10 Foods You Can Cook In Your Microwave

potato chips

The birth of the microwave transformed kitchens around the world. Did you know that the microwave was accidentally invented? This kitchen gadget has saved families everywhere the time and stress of slaving over a hot stove.

Read More 

10 Travel tips for your summer adventures

dream travel explore

As summer approaches, we are making plans and getting ready to celebrate the end of the school year. Let's take a look at a few tips on how to make the best out of our travels!

Read More 

10 Websites To Help You Survive Humber College

Take a deep breath, because college can be crazy! Listed here are some websites to help make life less stressful and a bit more fun.

Read More 

11 Netflix Hacks That Can Change Your Life

Over the past couple years Netflix has taken over the movie streaming market. With the amount of love Netflix has received since dominating the digital market, there’s nothing wrong with a few hacks that can enhance your viewing experience! Here are 11 Netflix Hacks that can really come in handy.

Read More 

2016 MTV VMA’s Take Manhattan by Storm

The stars were out in full force at the 2016 MTV Video Music Awards in New York City last weekend.

Read More 

2016: The Summer of Country Music

Trackside Music Festival

Summer usually indicates the beginning of the music festival season in Ontario, and the festivals for 2016 are set to include some big musical acts.

Read More 

3 Classic (Old) Video Games To Play On A Rainy Day

classic games

When it rains it bores, and this year has already seen an abnormal amount of precipitation, and an abnormal amount of time spent bored inside the house.

Read More 

3 Great Places to Study in Toronto

books

As the semester is winding down and it seems like the work load is growing, you may need a good place to study for all the exams you have or to do any work you may have to do.

Read More 

3 Great Reasons Why Frisbee Is Your Gateway To Summer

frisbee

Have you ever found yourself stuck inside the house on a warm summer day, staring out the window, wanting to go outside and enjoy the weather, but you just can’t think of anything to do once you get out there?

Read More 

3 Horror Movies to Watch

3 Horror Movies to WatchNo matter what time of year it is, we all have time for a little horror in our lives. There’s something about these types of movies that draw you in.

Read More 

3 Movies Coming to Theatre This Year

3 movies coming

I’m back with more movies for you all. I don’t know if it’s a sign that I need to leave my house more but we’ll ignore that. Instead here is three movies coming to theatre this year that are worth taking a look at.

Read More 

3 Things I Learned at the High Park Zoo

zoo 3

The best thing about the city of Toronto is that on any given day, there’s always about a hundred things to see and do.

Read More 

3 Ways To Make The Most Of Your Transit Commute

transit

Big city public transit can be an incredibly convenient service to have at your disposal, whether you’re attending school or making waves in the workforce, but how could you best use the time you spend on your transit commute?

Read More 

3 Ways to Relax and Cope with Stress

3 ways relax

With many of us in the thick of lectures, assignments, and group work, we might be feeling a bit overwhelmed with our academic schedules.

Read More 

3 Websites To Help You Find A Roommate

3 sites find roommates

A new school year is on fast approach, and whether you’re sick of living in residence or just looking to save some money, you may need a new roommate or two.

Read More 

4 Songs That Would Be Perfect For Show Openings

When you listen to the song, you might think of empty streets and broken cities. The song is about a powerful leader, having crushed everything in his way, from mountains to nature itself, but seems to be stopped by a simple river.

Read More 

5 Best Field Trip Festival Foods

field trip food 1

Festival season is upon us. With all the great lineups being released, it is easy to forget one of the best parts of festivals: the food.

Read More 

5 Cute Summer Date Ideas

couple on a beach

It’s summer time so you may have found some new hot summer love or maybe not but, I’m sure you and your BFF will still have a blast with these date ideas.

Read More 

5 horror movies to check out on Netflix if you’re brave

netflix horror

Not all movies listed under horror are full of gore but sometimes they are full of horrifying scenarios that might make your skin crawl. 

Read More 

5 Things You Didn’t Know You Could Do At NXNE

nxne

North by Northeast (NXNE) is a 10-day festival that brings in major headliners alongside emerging artists.

Read More 

5 Tips To Get You Walking

walking

Your feet need comfort and support to be happy. Put aside the flat-footed Chucks or convoluted platform shoes.

Read More 

5 Tips to Help You Survive Exam Time

exam

It’s the most wonderful time of the year... EXAM TIME!!!!

Read More 

5 YouTubers That Will Get You Through Exams

It’s that time of year again; just after reading week, stressed because you didn’t actually do anything productive during reading week and needing something to help you distress.

Read More 

6 Tips on How to Catch Some Amazing ZZZ's

sleep

Sleep. Just like a healthy diet, it’s a crucial factor to good health. Getting some sleep is one thing, but nothing compares to having a good night’s sleep. Have you been having restless nights lately? Are you tired of disturbed sleeping patterns? If so, many people are in the same boat as you. Sometimes getting a good night’s sleep is hard but here are six tips that can help you catch up on ZZZZZ’s.

Read More 

6 Ways To Make The Most Out Of 2016

2016

2016 is here, are you ready for it? Here are a few tips on how to make the most out of this new year.

Read More 

96.9 RADIO HUMBER x CMW 2018

college dinner

As college students, a lot of people know how tight money can be. 

Read More 

A Festival That Ain’t Like The Restivals – Bestival Toronto

Bestival Festival

Bestival ain’t like the rest of the tivals going down this summer in Toronto.

Read More 

A Free Summer with Parks Canada: Top Five Destinations in Ontario

free summer

The beautiful and varied natural spaces within Canada can be taken for granted by many.

Read More 

A Guide to Port Credit

If you ever wanted to experience life at sea (but in your own backyard) look no further than Port Credit!

Read More 

A Music-Lover’s Guide: Staying Safe at Your Next Concert

safe concert

Children as young as eight years old, teenagers and parents have tragically lost their lives after singing and dancing with their idol.

Read More 

A Nerd Perspective: San Diego Comic-Con 2016

SDCC once again delivers tantalizing previews of what’s on film and TV deck in the months to come.

Read More 

A Punk Rock Pilgrimage: Amnesia Rockfest 2016

Toronto is home to so many music festivals. However, for those who like their music a little loud, the options get sparse very quickly.

Read More 

Album Review: Afraid of Heights (Billy Talent)

Billy Talent are easily Canadian rock and roll veterans at this point. Since their early days of Pezz, they have been writing and playing music since before many Humber College students were even born.

Read More 

Album Review: Feist-Pleasure

feist pleasure

Leslie Feist has been absent from her own musical endeavors for six years. Her previous record from 2011, Metals, saw Feist in a lo-fi and intentionally unpolished musical realm.

Read More 

Album Review: Morning Report by The Arkells

The Arkells have been in the music scene for a decade now, and their age is showing. But this is not a bad thing.

Read More 

Album Review: PUP – The Dream Is Over

For an album entitled "The Dream Is Over," Toronto's own PUP has a lot of ambition in their music, and despite the conclusory nature of the title, has their entire career ahead of them.

Read More 

Album Review: Sour Dream by Astrolope

Astrolope

Astrolope is a busy artist. Between frequent collaborations with other artists on the Plutoid label, and being a part of crazy lineups all of Toronto, he also created a solid soundscape of digital bliss.

Read More 

Album Review: TOWANDA - “Plaything”

towanda

If you saw Montreal band Towanda live at the Smiling Buddha last month, then you already know that they are very loud.

Read More 

Album Review: “Guardians of the Zone” - Tupper Ware Remix Party

If you’ve ever ventured around the streets of Toronto late at night, chances are you’ve already experienced the majesty of a live Tupper Ware Remix Partyshow, as they have become infamous for impromptu street performances.

Read More 

All Eyes on Downie

Gord Downie is an exuberant front man. Top hat, handkerchief, fitted trousers, boots & neutral tones: these fashion pieces are part of his iconic look. 

Read More 

And the nominees are…

alessia cara

This year’s Juno nominations are in, and Radio Humber had the pleasure of meeting many of this year’s nominees.

Read More 

Anime North 20 Takes Over Toronto

Anime North1

The weekend of May 27 – 29 saw one of Canada's largest conventions celebrate its 20th year with record-breaking attendance numbers at the Toronto Congress Centre and International Plaza Hotel.

Read More 

Another One “Bites” The Dust

walking dead

ATTENTION SPOILER ALERT!!! IF YOU HAVEN’T WATCHED THE LAST EPISODE OF THE WALKING DEAD PLEASE DO NOT READ THIS!!!!

Read More 

Are you ready for your first tattoo?

tattoo

Wanting to get a tattoo can be one of the most impulsive things you may ever do, and if you are confident enough in your decision go for it.

Read More 

Arkells New Music – ‘A Little Rain’ Review

arkell

Last week, Canadian rock band, Arkells, released their new single, ‘Private School Boy / Private School Girl’ – a song about people who are born into privileged lives and don’t realize just how good they have it.

Read More 

Bats, Balls, and a straight right.

If you can’t get the image of Jose Bautista’s bat flip during AL division series last year, then know you’re not alone. 

Read More 

Beach Guide

beach

August is already here and if you haven’t been visiting the beach, the time is now. Before you know it, you’ll be stuck in class wishing you visited the beach when you had a chance.

Read More 

BEAT the HEAT! Radio Humber style!

beat heat

Well beautiful people, we’ve hit that wonderful time of the year: summer. It’s a time filled with shorts, tank tops, sundresses and male rompers!  

Read More 

Bell Let’s Talk Ignites students to talk about mental illness

January 25, 2017 TORONTO- Today is Bell Let’s Talk Day and Humber’s Ignite team is having an event surrounding mental health from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. in the Student Centre.

Read More 

Blue Sky Miners

The Blue Sky Miners are a folk-rock band based out of Toronto. I had the chance to catch the first night of their residency at the Dakota Tavern.

Read More 

Britney Spears’ Divisive Billboard Music Awards Performance Sparks Debate

One of the most anticipated acts at the 2016 Billboard Music Awards was Britney Spears. Since the 1990’s, Spears has been one of the most emphatic leading female acts of all time and still generates a popular following selling out seats in her Las Vegas tour.

Read More 

Busty And The Bass Up In This Place

lee palace 1

Lee’s Palace filled up quickly for the opening performances by Gold Complex and Adrian Underhill. 

Read More 

Calling All Adrenaline Junkies and Thrill Seekers!

As an adrenaline junkie, you live for the thrill. While some may call you crazy, it’s about testing your limits and experiencing a once in a lifetime thrill, and there are plenty of ways to get your heart racing in Ontario.

Read More 

Canada 150: Four Canadian Classic Albums

canada 150

Canadians are preparing for a monumental summer. This grand, diverse and gorgeous land we call home is celebrating its 150th birthday.

Read More 

Canada has been ranked 7th most unequal country for gender wage pay

Statistics Canada just recently updated their numbers and they show the truth of the situation.

Read More 

Canadian artists make their mark

weeknd

According to the SOCAN Music Appreciation Survey, 85 percent of Canadians said that music plays an important role in their lives.

Read More 

Canadian Artists Reign Supreme at 2016 Billboard Music Awards

canadian artists

It was a lucky night in Las Vegas for Canadian talent as they took home a combined total of 12 awards, one for each month our talent dominated the airwaves in the last year.

Read More 

Canadian Come Up: Alessia Cara

alessia cara

It was just two years ago in 2015 that Alessia Cara, an 18 year-old singer from Brampton, Ontario, got her big break signing a record deal with EP Entertainment.

Read More 

Canadian Music Week

Canadian Music Week just wrapped up and Radio Humber was there. We had such a great time jamming out to some of the freshest tunes and newest acts.

Read More 

Canadian Road Trips

You need some quality tunes to compliment the open road and beautiful scenery this country has to offer. A well curated playlist can make a perfect score for your grand adventure, whether you're on the way to the cottage or making the pilgrimage across the country.

Read More 

Canadian Spotlight: Five Electronic Artists to Check Out

electronic artists

Canadian music is bursting at the seams in terms of growth. Whether it’s the lasting stamp that our country’s rock outfits have placed on the world or the meteoric rise in hip-hop influencers, Canucks are in the midst of a takeover.

Read More 

Canadians held their own at the 59th Grammy Awards

canadian grammys

Canada, and Humber Music, was well represented at the 59th Grammy Awards.

Read More 

Cancelled Shows That Need To Make a Comeback

Samantha Roman highlights some must-see, defunct programming that viewers want to see brought back to life.

Read More 

Can’t focus on your studies? There’s an app for that.

cant focus

The school year is quickly approaching and that means a lot of stress, coffee and a definite lack of sleep.

The ability to balance tests, assignments, friends, significant others, family time and a part-time job is a true skill that may seem impossible.

Read More 

Chad Brownlee: From the Hockey Rink to the Concert Stage

Chad Brownlee playing guitar

Kelowna, British Columbia’s Chad Brownlee is a man of many talents. If the name sounds familiar, you may recognize it because he was a former pro hockey player and a sixth round draft pick of the Vancouver Canucks.

Read More 

Che Durena: One of Canada’s Top Comics visits Radio Humber

Radio Humber's Nathan White sits down with one of the hottest young comedians in the nation.

Read More 

Close To Home Road Trip Destinations

close to home

Traveling can be really expensive especially for a student, but why travel out of the country when you don’t even know what your own Ontario has to offer.

Read More 

Colour Illusion

colour illusion

The colour illusion debate returns: turquoise and grey or pink and white?

Read More 

Cover To Cover

cover to cover

Do I believe I was born in the wrong era? Sometimes I do. Is there a possibility that in my past life I was dancing in the mud at Woodstock?

Read More 

Dave Monks Rocks The Casbah

David Monks of Tokyo Police Club took the stage of The Casbah in Hamilton after impressive opening performances by Basement Revolver and Fort Lean.

Read More 

Disney Movies You Need to Re-watch

lion king

Don’t lie. You took one look at the title and said “they all need to be re-watched. You can’t just choose, they’re all amazing.” I know, I know, I completely agree. But, there are just some classics that you can’t help but go back to no matter what. Here are just a few 

Read More 

Ditching the Classroom: A Field Trip in the Six

Basia Bulat

We all remember class field trips as one of the better aspects of attending school. Most of us viewed this as a day out of the classroom and an opportunity to get up to no good. In hindsight, however, we were truly learning through experience.

Read More 

Drake Dominates His Way to the Top

The nominees for MTV's American Music Awards were made known to the public, earlier this week by Joe Jonas and Rachel Platten, both who were also fellow nominees.

Read More 

DRESS FOR SUCCESS AND IMPRESS

blazer

After securing an interview for a job or internship, what’s your next reaction? 

Read More 

Euro 2016 Wrap-Up

This month saw the conclusion of the second most anticipated soccer event in the world: the UEFA European Cup.

Read More 

Fast food doesn’t always have to be unhealthy

healthy food

Eating healthy is not easy. Especially when you are on the go and don’t have the time to ready your meals ahead of time. Plus! Its expensive, vegetables and fruits cost a lot than a quick sandwich from Timmies. However, the Toronto food scene is catching up and recognizing this need and are starting to come out with some really yummy (and affordable) options for people looking for healthy food on-the-go.

Read More 

Festival Season: More Than Just Music

I went to my first festival just last year. I did not know what to expect, how to dress and the etiquette involved.

Read More 

Five Highly Anticipated Canadian Albums

5 albums

Canada has a slew of musical talent that is growing exponentially. The last few years have seen a rise in prominent Canadian artists across various genres.

Read More 

Five hot Canadian hip-hop tracks to help SAVE your next Uber ride.

canadian hip hop

Picture this scene. You and your friends are getting ready for the night out. You’re feeling amazing, looking great, and ready to party! Everyone leaves your place and piles into the Uber you called, on-route to your destination.

Read More 

Five life hacks you’ll need to survive the heat this summer

aloe vera

It’s time to trade in the Canada Goose jackets for tank tops and flip flops. The warm summer weather means beach days and outdoor trails.

Read More 

Five patios to share with your pooch in Toronto

pooch

The perfect day: The sun is shining, you’re sitting on a patio drinking a refreshing beverage and petting your puppy in a beautiful city- Toronto.

Read More 

Five strange laws Canadians may be breaking

Five strange laws

Do you think that you’re a law abiding Canadian?

Read More 

Food Festivals To Hit For The Month Of June

june festival

Not only is it BBQ and Beer Garden season, but it’s also when all the yummy food festivals come to Toronto.

Read More 

For media students by media students

emerge

The University of Guelph-Humber’s annual EMERGE Conference is set to return to Humber’s North Campus on April 25.

Read More 

Four Must See Concerts Before the Summer Ends

Honestly, there is nothing more satisfying than getting into the venue of a concert after waiting in line for hours.

Read More 

Four Streetwear Fashion Essentials

streetwear

Without becoming confusing, this is streetwear. Sort of.

Streetwear has no real definition. It’s simply a non-comforming way of fashion.

Read More 

FREAK YOUR BEAK – The right way! A guide to enjoying a Jays game!

enjoy jays

Toronto Blue Jays games are a staple of life in the six! It’s hard to beat a night in the Skydome (I know what I wrote!) reclining in the iconic, uncomfortable blue plastic seats.

Read More 

Free Flicks In The 6ix (Your Free Movie Guide)

flix

If you like movies or you have nothing better to do this summer, you should definitely catch a FREE flick I mean why not? It’s a perfect way to hang out with buds and who doesn’t love a FREE movie.

Read More 

Fun in the Sun: The Best Beaches in Toronto

When the summer sun is shining strong, and you want to soak in that Vitamin D, then the beach is the best place to be! This list is your guide for some fun in the sun on Toronto’s best sandy shores.

Read More 

Fun Things to do on your Stay-Cation in the City

keep calm and take a staycation

I know you’re probably wishing you were getting ready to go on a great vacation to Cabo right now, but with the weather we’ve been having in Toronto you won’t really need to leave.

Read More 

Gender wage gap still prominent in 2017

gender

Statistics Canada just recently updated their numbers and they show the truth of the situation.

Read More 

Getting Bigger and Better

bestival 5

After a long wait of whether this festival would be back this year or not its official, BESTIVAL IS BACK!

Read More 

Getting to Know Brands

getting to know

Welcome back! The last time we talked, I gave you the 411 on what streetwear is and Streetwear Essentials.

Read More 

Glitter is Everywhere Now

Bestival outdoors

This year, 96.9 Radio Humber was lucky enough to get invited back to Bestival. 2016’s festival location changed from Toronto Island to Woodbine Park. Located north of the beach on the east side, this venue provided a magical atmosphere of modernity and nature.

Read More 

Guns ‘n Roses: A Little Patience…Goes a Very Long Way

Guns n Roses on stage

Radio Humber’s Christine Yoo breaks down the legendary rock act’s visit to Toronto.

Read More 

Horror Movies: Don’t Forget About the Classics!

alienBoo! It’s almost Halloween and that means it’s time to watch some scary movies. 

Read More 

Hot Hot Heat Begin Slow Goodbye with New Music Video

Sometimes, one of the hardest choices is knowing when to call it quits and walk away from something, even if you love doing it. Luckily, Hot Hot Heat are not making that timeworn mistake.

Read More 

How Much Sugar Do You Have, Really?

sugar

How many times have you told yourself, “I think I’m limit how much sugar I eat”?

Many believe it is possible to do by limiting sugary drinks, and taking one less spoon of sugar in their coffee or tea. However, in many foods, there are added sugars present. The added sugars are normally naturally occurring, but are they not as bad as sugar?

Read More 

How To Eat Healthy & Cheap

lentil and vegetable soup

Food is an optional expense that only a few people in the world really need to worry about. For those of us that do need to eat to stay alive, there are a few things to keep in mind when considering your diet. Ordering pizza every few days is one way to get your fill but you might drain your bank account more than you want to.

Read More 

How to Improve Your Self Esteem

Self Esteem

What is self-esteem? Google defines it as an “overall subjective emotional evaluation of his or her own worth. It is a judgment of oneself as well as an attitude toward the self”.

Read More 

How to Make an Impression at those Networking Events You’re Told to Attend

impression

The one word you’ll hear every year of your college career and afterwards is “Network”.

Read More 

How to make the most of your Tim Hortons visit

tim hortons

Know what you want to order when you reach the cash register. There is nothing worse than someone who can’t make up their mind when there is a whole line up behind them.

Read More 

How to Manage Your Money

money

Especially as the holiday season is approaching managing your money is getting harder and harder.

Read More 

How to Spend Summer in Toronto

CNE

Not going anywhere exotic this summer? Well, that’s okay! Just because you live in Toronto doesn’t mean you can’t make your summer great! Toronto has all you need to enjoy a great summer, without breaking the bank.

Read More 

How to Start up a Blog

blog

New to blogging? It’s a lot of fun, having a little community to speak amongst and give advice. Whether if it’s for moms, artists, writers or sports fanatics, there’s something for everyone.

Read More 

How to survive first year of college

back to school

College is one intimidating cyclone of chaos. Despite participating in many poor decisions, procrastinating on major assignments and joining the famous freshmen fifteen, college is an experience of a lifetime.

Read More 

How to: Workout Without a Gym

workout gym

Staying in shape and taking care of your body is very important but it’s also very expensive. Buying a gym membership, searching for a personal trainer and finding the best workout equipment adds up.

Read More 

How To’s On YouTube

how to youtube 2

The new, more popular, name for “How to…” videos is DIY, meaning “Do It Yourself”. There has been a new craze with “Do it Yourself” videos. It seems everyone wants a sense of independence and wants to learn new skills; if you would call them skills. 

Read More 

Humber Alumni Interview: Rob Michaels (Program Director at Ocean 98.5)

Rob Michaels graduated from Humber College’s Radio, Television and Digital Communications program in 2003

Read More 

Humber Arboretum: The Backyard You Didn’t Know You Had

Humber Arboretum has been around since 1977, but each year students still miss out on the wilderness in their own backyard.

Read More 

Humber College services to survive this year

The summer is quickly coming to an end and that means back to school shopping- or back to school stressing.

Read More 

Humber College: A social media guide

Humber College: A social media guide

Are you looking for the best possible way to learn more about your school?

Read More 

iHeart Radio MMVAs Kick Off Summer in the 6ix

hearth radio 1

Known as the “biggest block party of the summer”, fans lined up for hours to witness the iHeartRadio MMVAs last Sunday night in Toronto.

Read More 

Interview: Old Man Canyon

Old Man Canyon is a Vancouver-based band led by Jett Pace. Radio Humber’s Landon Bailey spoke with Pace about the band’s first full length album, titled Delirium.

Read More 

It’s Not the Destination, but How You Get There

driving car

Being in college is the best time to travel. Chances are, outside of classes, extracurriculars, and work, young people aren’t weighed down by the same pressures and responsibilities as adults.

Read More 

It’s Time to Skip the Gym for Some Fun Alternatives!

It’s always been easy to get active, but staying active has always been difficult. Here are some of the best ways to keep your heart rate up this summer that don’t involve going to a traditional gym.

Read More 

Kicking The Habit...

kicking the habit

With every choice comes consequence, and with every decision made is a moment you don’t get back. 

Read More 

5 Things We Need in Godzilla: King of the Monsters

godzilla

Why is it so hard for an American studio to get a Godzilla movie right? The first attempt came in 1998, which was so laughably bad and unfaithful to the character and mythos of Godzilla that most fans considered it to be a slap in the face. So in 2014, another reboot was attempted, and expectations were high.

Read More 

Canadian Cinema Scores with Indian Horse

canadian cinema

Indian Horse is an incredibly powerful and poignant film based on the novel by the late Canadian author, Richard Wagamese. It tells the story of Saul Indian Horse, a First Nations boy who grew up in the residential school system and became enchanted by the game of hockey, as it was an escape from the horrors of his everyday life.

Read More 

Freeman Gurrilla Warfare, Clone or Standalone Game?

soldiers

Freeman Guerrilla Warfare is an open world, FPS where the player’s main objective is to conquer the open world you are in, so how do you do that? When you first start the game, you have a tiny army and slowly level up your player by recruiting more members and fighting enemy armies.

Read More 

Knowledge Is Power

life of pi

The power of reading is something that people take for granted.

Read More 

Legends Lost

legends

A great deal of magic has been lost in the world this week. With Ziggy Stardust (David Bowie) first returning to the stars, another legend has joined him. British actor, Alan Rickman, passed from cancer on the morning of Thursday, January 14, 2016 at the age of 69. 

Read More 

Let’s Get Carving!

pumpkin

Pumpkins! You love to eat them, put them in pies and tarts, but more importantly you love to carve them

Read More 

Little Scream is turning heads

little scream

"Bigger, bolder and wholly encompassing in its creation...Cult Following is a brand new horizon,” DIY magazine wrote about Little Scream’s 2016 album.

Read More 

Living On A Budget All Summer ’17 – Fun things to do as a broke student.

scrabble

Congratulations! you finished College and now your left drained Mentally, Physically and, Financially.

Read More 

Long Time Running: a preview

long time running

By now, the country-wide psyche towards the Tragically Hip is one of intensely mixed feelings. This mainly comes due to lead singer Gord Downie’s widely publicized battle with terminal brain cancer.

Read More 

Look Ahead: VELD

Look Ahead: VELD

“READY, ONE, TWO, ONE, TWO, ONE, TWO, THREE, YA-- -” (beat drops)

Read More 

Mistakes I Made In My First Year of College That You Should Avoid

mistakes

First year of college is terrifying. Especially when you’re someone with social anxiety like me. To this day I still have my sister ask the sales associates where things are.

Read More 

Monsters In Florence: A Concert Review

The first time I heard Florence + the Machine, it was the song "Cosmic Love", 3,000 times in a row and not by choice. My housemate wanted to see how long he could play the song before it got old.

Read More 

Move over Shania Twain, Canadian country has a new superstar!

When most people think of country music, they rarely associate it with Canada.

Read More 

Movie Review: Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates

If you are going to the movies in the next few weeks and are looking for a laugh, look no further than Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates.

Read More 

Movie Review: Sausage Party

Stan Musial with his take on the raunchy Seth Rogen offering.

Read More 

My Top 5 Themed Movies to Watch on Netflix

netflix

Netflix has challenged modern television and cable with its offer of $7.99 a month for unlimited shows, movies and even documentaries. It offers thousands of shows to watch with themes to spike everyone’s interests. 

Read More 

Netflix Originals You Need to Watch

netflix originals

Netflix is an online streaming service that gives you access to a plethora of movies and TV shows for a monthly fee.

Read More 

NETFLIX-N-GRILL: AMERICAN ULTRA

american ultra

If you direct your eyes to the movie poster above, you might immediately assume that American Ultra looks like a basic action movie with B-list actors who reached their peak back in 2010.

Read More 

Netflix-N-Grill: Inside Out

If you haven't indulged in a Pixar film in a while, you need to do yourself a favour and immediately watch Inside Out

Read More 

Netflix-N-Grill: Pretty Ugly People

Andrew Berkeley serves up a pretty ugly indictment of Pretty Ugly People.

Read More 

Netflix-N-Grill: The Legend of Korra

Radio Humber's Andrew Berkeley has high praise for Nickelodeon's anime offering.

Read More 

Netflix-N-Grill: ‘That Awkward Moment’ Review

Andrew Berkeley skewers the latest Zac Effron vehicle on Netflix.

Read More 

New Barbies: Good or Bad?

barbie

With Mattel’s latest announcement of their new editions to the Barbie collection, people are going crazy.

Read More 

New Port Lands Festivalception added to NXNE 2016

Port Lands

Are you wondering what Toronto concerts you should experience this summer?

Read More 

New Track Review: “Creature Comfort” by Arcade Fire

creature comfort

It’s so close. July 28th is the release day for Arcade Fire’s newest album “Everything Now,” their first since 2013’s “Reflektor.” 

Read More 

New Track Review: “Freeze Me” by Death From Above

freeze me

The band Death From Above 1979 doesn’t go by that name anymore. It’s just Death From Above now, and while they’re a little coy on whether or not a new album is on the way, there’s definitely a new single. Interpret that however you might.

Read More 

New Track Review: “In Undertow” by Alvvays

undertow

Toronto-based Indie-pop outfit Alvvays have seized the spotlight with the announcement of a new album.

Read More 

Newport Electric sits down with Radio Humber

newport 1

Folk/rock band Newport Electric visits Humber College North Campus yesterday for an exclusive interview.

Read More 

No Trouble At The Henhouse

the tragically hip

All day on August 17, Radio Humber put together a tribute show for The Tragically Hip as they finish up their potentially final tour for their latest album, Man Machine Poem.

Read More 

Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds Lands in Toronto

Toronto became a little more British this past weekend. TD Echo Beach welcomed Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds to Toronto’s Molson Amphitheatre on Sunday, July 10.

Read More 

Norm Macdonald’s New Netflix Stand-Up Comedy Special Offers Unbridled Vulgarity with a Smile

rofl

There’s something odd about the Norm Macdonald of 2017: he seems to have grown both older and younger. 

Read More 

North by Northeast: Five Canadian Acts to Watch

North by Northeast is a staple of Toronto’s music scene. The conference curates a selection of artists from an eclectic range of genres, including some upcoming Canadian artists.

Read More 

NXNE 2017 Port Lands Review

nxne 1

NXNE is definitely worth the mini trek out to the Port Lands. Although this year attendance was less, it meant no lines at all and a few intimate concerts which at times made you feel like you were in a cozy Toronto tavern in all the best ways.

Read More 

NXNE Draws Big in Toronto

ghostface killa

This year, North By Northeast took place in the Port Lands, the festival’s anchored location. This is a big shift from the typical format the festival has been accustomed to.

Read More 

Oh the weather outside is... not frightful?

meanwhile in canada

By this time last year, we were up to our waists in snow. This year, no snow yet.

Read More 

Old Man Canyon

old man canyon

Jett Pace is the mind behind the meditative songs of Old Man Canyon.

Read More 

Patio Guide 101

patio guide 101

After a long cold winter Patio season is finally here in Toronto

Read More 

Plant Haven in The City

vegan food 1

Arguably one of the best things about Toronto is the food. Anyone with a stomach knows that no matter what you’re craving you can find it in Toronto so it should come as no surprise that Toronto is host to some of the best vegan spots.

Read More 

Plant Haven in the City

plant haven

Canada is turning 150 this year!!! What better way to celebrate then checking out some of the fun things Ontario has to offer? We’ve put together a list of 10 (because 150 might have been a little much) things to do this summer.

Read More 

Podcast Review: Nerdling Rush (iTunes)

A look at a burgeoning podcast conceived and bred at Humber College.

Read More 

Pokemon Go Invades Toronto

2016 sees Pokemon mark 20 years of life. The collection-based franchise has spawned a television show, theatrical movies, a trading card game, uncountable toys and dozens of video and board games.

Read More 

Pre-historically freak out a guide to a Toronto Raptors Game

Toronto Raptors

Let’s face it, most people who are “Toronto” sports fans are divided into three groups:

Read More 

Premier Kathleen Wynne stops by Humber

premier at humber

Premier Kathleen Wynne is spending this week visiting post-secondary campuses and Jane Burke, one of Humber’s own journalism postgraduate students, had the opportunity to sit down and have an interview with her.

Read More 

Pride Month

Summer is just around the corner and so is one of the biggest Pride celebrations in the world. 

Read More 

Pride Toronto: Parades To Be Proud Of

Pride logo

There is never a dull moment in the city we call home, and Toronto has so many great events featured every summer

Read More 

Profile: Oscar Peterson

When people talk about Jazz legends, they often gravitate to those originating from New York, Chicago and New Orleans; however, Jazz Music can never forget the contributions of Canadian pianist and composer Oscar Emmanuel Peterson.

Read More 

Pros & Cons: Living at Home in Your Early Twenties

For the most part, it just sucks. Trying to do your own thing with the people who made you constantly breathing over your shoulders.

Read More 

Provincial Park Camping Hotspots

provincial park

This summer is expected to be hotter than usual which is perfect for outdoor lovers who have been hibernating all winter long.

Read More 

Prozzak Brings Down the House at Danforth Music Hall

The end of the 90's and the beginning of the Millennium was littered with the odd and zany stylings of the two man group Prozzak.

Read More 

Punk Music Profile – Pkew Pkew Pkew

Pkew Pkew Pkew

It’s impossible to define punk, let alone punk music. Punks are keen on being different, so how can you narrow it into one solid definition?

Read More 

Put Your Suncreen Where Your Mouth Is (Literally!)

UVO

While aimlessly browsing around the net, I came across something so bizarre that I couldn’t believe what I was seeing at first. Apparently, people can now drink sunscreen. 

Read More 

Quick and Easy Campfire Eats

Kabobs

It’s officially summer and what better way to enjoy the weather than out in the open air becoming one with nature?

Read More 

Quick TIFF Tips

tiff

The Toronto International Film Festival is one of the city’s biggest events.

Read More 

Radio Humber Alumni, Meghan McPeak is Breaking Barriers

On the behalf of the 96.9 Radio Humber family, we would like to share the story of Meghan McPeak.

Read More 

Radio Humber Amateurs Teach Yoga

Marjaryasana pose

Tuesday, June 21st was International Yoga Day! To celebrate this wonderful occasion, we’re showing you 7 beginner poses that we don’t know at all!

Read More 

Radio Humber brings the club vibes to the airwaves with BADLQQK's NXNE label showcase

badlook nxne showcase

Two years ago trusted veteran DJs and producers Rynecologist and Meech, together as RYME, created a record label (BADLQQK) focused on club-centric tracks.

Read More 

Radio Humber Hall of Fame 2017

hof 2017

On Friday, March 24, Radio Humber celebrated 45 years of Radio at Humber College by inducting Adam Wylde of Breakfast Television and KISS 92.5, Amber Payie of CP24 and CHUM FM, Brad Barker of JAZZ FM, Maurie Sherman of KISS 92.5, Mora Austin of Larche Communications and Ryan Doyle of NEWSTALK 1010 into the Hall of Fame.

Read More 

Radio Humber Students Win at Awards Ceremony

Radio student wins award

Congratulations to all our Radio Humber students from the grad classes of 2017 and 2018 who received awards and scholarships for the following:

Read More 

Radio Humber Visits the Travel and Trade Show

Nathan White goes on a whirlwind tour of Europe without leaving the comforts of campus.

Read More 

Radio Humber: Where Are They Now?

Nancy Birko profiles Radio Humber alum and Kiss 92.5's Shemroy Parkinson.

Read More 

Reflection

reflection

I hope you enjoyed listening to Radio Humber's coverage of Canadian Music Week as much as we enjoyed putting it together because, you know, we enjoyed it a lot!

Read More 

Reminiscing On The Raptors: 2016-2017 Year End Review

The Toronto Raptors have had a season of drastic lineup changes, new milestones and some disappointments that came to a close at the hands of the Cleveland Cavaliers.

Read More 

Review: Black Mirror is a look into the near future

Black Mirror

The British television series Black Mirror can very well be considered one of the most relevant programs of our time.

Read More 

Review: Bone Tomahawk

bone tomahawk

Recently, Netflix began streaming the film Bone Tomahawk, a film from 2015 directed by S.

Read More 

REVIEW: MANIFESTO

manifesto

Returning for its eleventh year, Manifesto shut down Echo Beach this weekend with their lineup of young, up and coming Toronto artists…along with a few guests from the US.

Read More 

Saving the Six: Is It Time For The Raptors To Unleash Rookie Norman Powell?

Down 2–0 in the Eastern Conference Finals, Toronto is facing an uphill battle against a ruthless Cleveland Cavaliers team.

Read More 

Scenic Route To The Casbah

Sunday July 26th had a lot going for it. It was the closing of the PanAm games at Pier 4 in Hamilton, the final night of Wayhome music festival, and Hamilton Fringe Festival as well.

Read More 

September 2016 Toronto Concert Guide

Summer 2016 in Toronto has yet again failed to disappoint when it comes to live music.

Read More 

Setting Goals

setting goals

We all have goals. And we all want to achieve them. But sometimes, the goals we set are a little too far out of reach. We aim a little higher than what we need or what can be achieved in that time and more often than not, we fail. So here are some ways you can set attainable goals.

Read More 

Small Town Pride: Cold Creek County

Small towns have a certain charm that cannot be replicated in any city. From their apple orchards to an annual fishing festival, they give way for some memorable experiences that the members of Cold Creek County can attest to.

Read More 

Staycation in the 6ix

A detailed look at seven places that are worth visiting during your summer “staycation” here in Toronto, featuring everything from the physical to the not-so physical.

Read More 

Steps to Take So You Can Graduate and Get A Job

graduate 1

Before you can sell yourself to others, you need to be able to sell yourself to yourself. 

Read More 

Strombo Benched: Is A New Host in the Offing for Hockey Night In Canada?

hockey

After the mega-deal that gave Rogers the exclusive Canadian rights to the broadcast the NHL for 12 years, they faced a challenge. How could they revamp HNIC without taking away all of the things that Canadians loved?

Read More 

Student Savings! When to Save and Where to Spend

For everything from the daily essentials to where you should invest your hard earned cash.

Read More 

Suits: Season 5 – The Dawn of a New Era (Spoilers)

With declining viewership and script diversity, the fifth season of the legal drama Suits, starring Gabriel Macht and Patrick J. Adams, could be just what the show needs to get back on its feet. Suits began as a hit show in 2011, with no episode in the first season ranking below seventh on the cable charts; however, episodes in the fourth season fell as low as 41. Viewership plunged from an average of 4.16 million in 2011 to 2.26 million by the end of season four.

Read More 

Summer 2015 Bucket List: Festival Edition

vancouver folk music festival

Summer is the season of festivals. With the sun beaming down, all the smiling people everywhere, and not to mention amazing live music, you should make the effort to attend at least ONE music festival this year! These will give you the opportunity to meet new people, make some unforgettable memories, and possibly experience something new.

This summer, Canada has some great festivals coming up, which are bound to please the ears of music lovers all over the country. Whether you’re into pop, dance, metal, etc., it’s pretty likely you’ll find a festival to suit your musical taste. Here’s a quick list of some music festivals you should try to get to this summer.

Read More 

Summer Sixteen in the 6ix

Drake (aka the 6ix God) and Future were in Toronto for their Summer Sixteen Tour stop this past weekend, but it wasn’t just a regular tour stop.

Read More 

Support National Migraine and Headache Awareness Month: 5 migraine remedies

national migrain

There is an estimated 2.7 million Canadians who have reportedly been diagnosed with suffering from migraines.  This burden puts headaches and migraines among the top 10 causes of disability worldwide. 

Read More 

Swipe Right for Love: 5 Dating Apps for Torontonians

dating apps

Everybody loves love. To some, finding a significant other is pre-arranged by parents. To others it’s approaching that mysterious guy/gal with their face buried into a book.

Read More 

Taste Toronto’s Diversity: Best multicultural restaurants

taste toronto

Although nothing beats our very own poutine, us Torontonians can appreciate a taste of diversity. Living in such a scenic and diverse city, it is without question that Torontonians express a desire to explore different cultures within our own home.

Read More 

Ted Talk meets Bill Nye at Nat Geo Live

nat geo

Not a single seat in all of Roy Thomson Hall is empty. Ami Vitale enters the stage and is greeted with an audience roar normally reserved for rockstars. 

Read More 

The 2-1 Toronto Argonauts’ Tailgate Parties a Summer ’16 Must

Toronto Argonaut fans with cheerleaders

The Toronto Argonauts are making their home games more enjoyable than ever before. In connection to their relocation to BMO Field after 27 years in the Rogers Centre, the team is also introducing tailgating to the home game experience.

Read More 

The Brunch Files: Boom Breakfast & Co.

Another installment of the brunch Bible features Toronto staple Boom.

Read More 

The Brunch Files: CocoaLatte

Alex Cooper indulges in the rich fares of CocoaLatte on St. Clair West.

Read More 

The Brunch Files: Hank’s

Radio Humber’s Alex Cooper reviews the fine brunch fare at Hank’s on Church.

Read More 

The Brunch Files: The Starving Artist

Eggs Benedict

Do you like brunch? Of course you do. Who doesn’t like the delicious combination of breakfast and lunch, which can be enjoyed long after it would normally be acceptable to drizzle hot maple syrup on a warm pancake?

Read More 

The Continuing Evolution of Canadian Music

strumbellas

Welcome to another edition of The Continuing Evolution of Canadian Music. 

Read More 

The Countdown to Time Festival Is On

Noah Scanga has the lowdown on one of the city's most slept on summer events.

Read More 

The First Year Survival Brochure

Strap in, Humber rookies. The adventure is about to commence! Nick Miron has the definitive survival guide to ensure the ride is a smooth one.

Read More 

The Four Youtubers You Wish You Went to School With. (In no particular order)

Samantha Ravndahl

Growing up can be a difficult time. Between the ages of 18-25, you find yourself being pulled in different directions by the influence of your parents, friends, and the media all around you.

Read More 

The Great Indoors: Part 5

indoors 5 1

Good day! It’s nice to see you again! Metaphorically of course, I can’t actually see you. Anyways, kfetykvdsbuvbthrglhi.

Read More 

The Great Indoors: Part 6

indoors 2

Have you ever had a moment where you’ve done something that you immediately regret?  The moment you did it, you wish you hadn’t?

Read More 

The Great Indoors: Part 9 By Nathaniel Keefer

Asana math sample

Welcome, once again, to “The Great Indoors,” where I endeavor to make your relationship with Summer as simple as possible by letting you know about activities you and your friends can do away from the judgmental gaze of the sun.

Read More 

The Greatest Movies Filmed In Toronto

toronto

Canada’s largest city has been home to many movie sets over the past few decades. The beautiful Toronto, which was the most recent host city for the Pan Am games, has harbored the likes of Will Smith, Queen Latifah, John Travolta and many more big Hollywood names in Toronto filmed movies. 

Read More 

The Harambe Meme Has To Stop

Kelton Reid with an op-ed on why a meme born of a near-tragedy straddles the line between humour and poor taste.

Read More 

The modern day R2-D2

r2d2 modern day

The age of droids and starships might not be as “far, far away” as George Lucas suggests.   Piaggio, the makers of Vespa, designed an autonomous cargo robot called Gita (jee-ta).

Read More 

The Names Bond, James Bond.

james bond

Spectre the newest installment of the James Bond franchise was released this weekend and in typical family fun my father and I carried out our tradition of going to the movie theaters and watching the new action flick.

Read More 

The Scorned Crusade of CM Punk

Phil Brooks shunned a life of WWE stardom to chase an MMA dream. Will he succeed, or fall victim to his own audacity?

Read More 

The Time Is Now...

Sixty percent… That was the number of people who showed up to vote during the last election.

Read More 

The Top 10 Most Memorable VMA Moments

vma

Being one of the hottest award shows of the year, the MTV Video Music Awards will be airing August 30th.

Read More 

The Treble’s album Modernaires is a story of transformation

trebles

"We weren't sure what kind of band we were. We didn't know who we wanted to be. But, three years later, we are ready to show you who we've become, and we're proud of it. Really proud."

Read More 

The Waking Dead

walking dead

Over the years, the zombie genre has become more and more saturated with hundreds of games, books and most of all, movies.

Read More 

The World Cup of Hockey is returning in September after a 12 year absence.

This year's tournament will feature national teams from Canada, the United States, Russia, Sweden, Finland and the Czech Republic.

Read More 

Theory of a Deadman’s Upcoming Album: What to Expect

Tyler Connolly

Tyler Connolly is the master of teasing his fan – by telling them absolutely nothing.

Read More 

Things to Consider Before Getting Tattooed

tattoo

Tattoos can mean many things. For some people, it’s a part of their culture or religion. To others it may just hold a significant meaning, or they just thought it was cool. But tattoos are permanent and there are a lot of things to consider before getting inked. It’s not just in and out like you think.

Read More 

Three reasons to attend Humber College orientation

humber orientation

Summer has flown by with immense speed, and it’s time to consider preparation for the upcoming academic year. This is especially the case if you are entering your first year of post-secondary education.

Read More 

Three staples of Toronto music

Radio Humber, through both our broadcasting and online content, always showcases the fact that Toronto has great music to behold.

Read More 

Three Throwback Games to Play Through (Again) This Fall

snes

The headline seems a bit odd: why fall? Well, the nostalgia-inducing superpower known as Nintendo recently unveiled that they will be re-releasing the retro videogame staple that is the S.N.E.S. (Super Nintendo Entertainment System).

Read More 

Three Toronto events in August

three toronto

To a lot of people, summer is a time for family, friends and the adventures you go on with them.

Read More 

Three up and coming Canadians on Youtube

Three up and coming Canadians on Youtube

The digital media realm is chock full of content and is updated en mass every second. At times, it can feel overwhelming and oversaturated.

Read More 

Time Festival Review

Noah Scanga was at Time Festival over the weekend and has a comprehensive review.

Read More 

Tips for a Great Workout

gym

It’s summer, a time where everyone enters the mindset of wanting to become fit, or get into shape or even just begin a healthier lifestyle.

Read More 

Tips For a New School Year

tips for school year

Whether it’s your first year of college/university or your last, we all need a little help navigating the system. As much as we don’t want to admit it, high school hallways and classroom prep doesn’t cut it.

Read More 

Tips for Story Writing

tips for story writing

Fingers danced across the keyboard, each key pressed adds another word to the story. Bringing imagination to life, the tales of despair and romance.

Read More 

Top 10 Canadian Instagrams to Follow

Instagram has become one of the largest social media outlets over the pest few years. It’s not only a way for photographers to show their work, but it’s also a way for everyone to capture and share snapshots of their lives.

Read More 

Top 10 Funniest YouTube Videos

Everyone loves a good laugh and I definitely know that I do. These are a couple of videos that gave me a giggle this past week. Some even made me cry. 

Read More 

Top 5 Events of Summer 17’

top summer events

Summer 17’ is just around the corner and there’s lots to do in the city of Toronto.

Read More 

Top 5 Things to do at the Ex

When you hear the words, “Let’s go to the Ex” on the radio, that’s how you know the end of summer is near. But it’s also that that time of the year for one of Toronto’s most anticipated and beloved events.

Read More 

Top 5 Things to Do This Fall

corn maze

We know that it’s starting to get cold outside but we still have a few warm weeks left!

Read More 

Top 5 Tips To Help You Survive College

survive college

College is a bitter sweet life experience for many of us it’s scary in the begging because were taking a step into starting our future careers and some of us are moving far away from home just to go to school.

Read More 

Top Beaches to Hit This Summer

beaches

The beautiful weather has finally arrived and that means it’s soon to be beach season. With the first day of summer just around the corner (June 21st) to be exact it’s time to start planning those summer days and summer nights.

Read More 

Top Canadian Acts Performing at Osheaga

Along with pool parties and BBQ’s it’s safe to say that festivals are a huge part of summer. If you’re a music lover you’re in luck. Canada is home to a variety of festivals that showcase an array of music genres. 

Read More 

TOP FIVE THINGS TO DO BEFORE SUMMER IS OVER

Calgary post-punk band Preoccupations have been major contributors to Canada’s solid indie music reputation.

Read More 

Top Ten Eye Opening Canadian Olympic Outfits!

Nathan White presents a comprehensive list of Canadian Olympic fashion do’s and don’ts.

Read More 

Top three songs by Preoccupations

Calgary post-punk band Preoccupations have been major contributors to Canada’s solid indie music reputation.

Read More 

Toronto Artist Profile - DCF

A cover of fellow Canadian, Justin Bieber’s ‘Love Yourself’ played loudly for a silent crowd at the Danforth in Toronto on the first day of Canadian Music Week 2016. DCF’s rendition of the song was slower and played at a different pace, sounding more genuine than the overplayed version.

Read More 

Toronto Celebrates and Reflects on National Aboriginal Day

National Aboriginal Day

If you are not involved in the aboriginal community it can be easy to miss their presence all around us, in addition to their rich history in Toronto.

Read More 

Toronto Cinephiles Getting Their Summer Fix at Yonge and Dundas

(pizza the hut) Spaceballs moive

If you’re in the mood for outdoor entertainment, then Toronto’s Yonge-Dundas Square has just what you need. Every Tuesday and Wednesday night the Square opens up for its annual City Cinema series.

Read More 

Toronto Fan Expo

You’d better have your costumes ready, because Fan Expo 2016 is fast approaching. From September 1st through 4th, the Metro Toronto Convention Centre will be transformed into a fan paradise.

Read More 

Toronto Pride Guide 2016

Nick Miron breaks down all the Pride festivities across the city this Canada Day long weekend.

Read More 

Toronto’s 5th annual D.I.Y Punk festival Not Dead Yet

diy punk

Toronto’s 5th annual D.I.Y Punk festival Not Dead Yet is back and this year it promises to be bigger than ever.

Read More 

TOT Cat Café

tot cafe

Do you love cats, but don’t own a furry friend? Toronto’s first Cat Café has you covered.

Read More 

Track Review: “Valley Boy” By Wolf Parade

valley boy

A seven year silence has been broken. Montreal’s very own Wolf Parade is back with the lead single off their upcoming full-length record “Cry Cry Cry,” which is out on October 6th via Sub Pop Records. 

Read More 

Transforming the TTC

ttc logo

The TTC has gone through some major changes over the past couple of months. From the fare hike to being able to connect to Wi-Fi at subway stations, many Torontonians (including myself) have been left with some mixed feelings. 

Read More 

Unearthed gem: “Cascades” by Jean-Michele Blais and CFCF

Unearthed gem:

Some musical outputs are well worth the attention of as many ears as possible. However, many of these projects can get swept under the rug unbelievably fast.

Read More 

Unsigned 2018

derek

Read More 

Vancouver’s Post-Punk Duo HERMETIC Take You On One Final Memorable Ride With Postscript

hermetic

A good album should be like a road trip, taking you through all sorts of locales, peaks and valleys, and ending in a different place than where it began. 

Read More 

Walk to Fight Arthritis: A Call to Action For Young and Old Alike

What do you know about arthritis? Who does it affect? How can you help the cause?

Read More 

Welcome to the Thunder Dome, First Years!

Radio Humber's Radhika Lakhani breaks down the essentials to make the freshman campus transition a smooth one.

Read More 

What Can You Say in a Minute?

man with clock

That’s something you might not often think about but I’ll challenge you to think about it now. 

Read More 

What festival are you looking for?

festival 1

Summer’s coming! Music festivals are announcing their line-ups and it’s time to see what’s happening around Toronto.

Read More 

What To Do For Canada’s 150th Birthday

canada 150 bday

Canada is an amazing country and everyone who lives here is very fortunate to live in one of the most beautiful countries in the world.

Read More 

WHAT TO DO WHEN YOU HAVE 30 DAYS LEFT IN SCHOOL

30 days left

We’re almost there, Humber. Officially, there are less than 30 days left in the semester, and you can almost taste the freedom. 

At this moment, your mind might wander as you sit in lectures, complete final assignments, and prepare for exams.

Read More 

What would college be without Tim’s? Dreadful

tim hortons

While it is the support of our parents and loved ones, I think we all know what entity helps us through the stress of college semester or year.

Read More 

What’s Cooking?

whats cooking

When you listen to the song, you might think of empty streets and broken cities. The song is about a powerful leader, having crushed everything in his way, from mountains to nature itself, but seems to be stopped by a simple river.

Read More 

What’s Trending? Back at it again…

damn daniel

If your name is Daniel, this last week must have been one heck of a week for you. With the “Damn Daniel” video surfacing over reading week, people can’t help but say “Damn Daniel”.

Read More 

Where Are They Now? Degrassi: The Next Generation

degrassi

Ahh Degrassi High. Tackling all the issues our parents didn’t know how to talk to us about and the ones we didn’t know how to ask about.

Read More 

WikiLeaks: House of Clintons

A new theory suggests the death of DNC staffer Seth Rich is linked to leaked Clinton e-mails sent to WikiLeaks.

Read More 

You Can Now Charge Your Phone With Salt Water!

charging phone

I think that many people in today’s generation can agree that a dead cell phone is one of the worst things ever. There’s nothing worse than being out in public and having your phone die on you.

Read More 

Your Go-To List for Veld!

exhibition banner

Toronto is one of the best cities for festivals in the whole country and summer is the season when some of the best festivals take place. If there’s one thing that the majority of Toronto has in common, it’s the love of music.

Read More 

Your Guide to Panamania!

exhibition banner

The Pan Am and Parapan Am Games are in full swing with loads of entertainment for spectators to experience in addition to the games themselves. There are over 130 musical artists to see including Rich Aucoin, Joel Plaskett, Serena Rider, The Once, and so many others.

Read More 

Your Helpful Humber Hack Guide

humber logo

It’s that time of the year again when school has started back up and students are getting back into their regular routine.

Read More 

Your Pre-release Guide to Star Wars: The Force Awakens

star wars

With the release of Episode VII approaching fast on Dec 18, fans are getting restless waiting to see the next chapter of the beloved sci-fi saga.

Read More 

“Nothing But the Big Hits!” – Billy Talent at Amnesia Rockfest 2016

billy talent

When you have an artist line up that is so stacked with great acts like Rockfest did this year, some bands lose out on longer sets. Despite only being given 45 minutes on stage, Billy Talent did not waste a second of it.

Read More