They thrashed away on stage while the crowd heaved and roared in response, especially when the band launched into a riotous cover of Nirvana's "Stay Away". In the end, even Hot Panda were impressed. "Toronto is the best city to play in Canada," frontman Chris Connelly declared. "We love coming here."
The perfect climax to a crazy week.
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Photos by Carmen Cheung.
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