“It was a magic zoo that we called home…Even after traveling the whole world, Comfort Zone is still untouchable for me. This place moulded who we are today as people and DJs” Carlo Lio
Electronic music knows no boundaries. From the underground in LA to the super clubs of Ibiza, dance music will find it’s way into every crevice around the world. Last year we visited several of the key North American after hour parties with a short series of articles that dug deep into some of the key parties that take place when clubs and bars close down and the real party really gets started.
For the first edition of our After Hour Series we put the spotlight on Asylum Afterhours in Hawaii. We then followed that up by taking a look at our neighbors from the North with an inside look at Comfort Zone in Toronto, Canada.
Canada has always fostered large growth within the techno and underground community, with Toronto being a major hub for artists. As a result, the city has become home to an after hours that is held in high regards by all artists, and is a personal favorite of Toronto locals such as Carlo Lio, Nathan Barato, and The Junkies, among others. For the past twenty years, Comfort Zone has acted as a musical haven for the Toronto groove seekers, and has played an important role in Toronto’s influence on the local and global scene. [Read more…]