Anthony Leclair

Anthony Leclair

Author Posts & Bio


Author Since: 2013-05-30 04:45:12

Website: http://leclair-studios.com/

Bio: Anthony Leclair is a dedicated and passionate artist who has, for over ten years now, been creating in all manner of art: poetry, music, theatre, film, photography and visual art. An honours graduate of Canadore College’s Theatre Arts program, Anthony has written, produced and released one solo album (and is working on his second), has worked on a number of professional theatre and film projects in Ottawa, Toronto and Halifax, and has founded Leclair Studios: an artistic, and educational organization which has held a number of workshops and classes on Stage Combat, Acting Fundamentals, Voice, Shakespeare and more. Currently, Anthony resides in Toronto and runs both a photography and a music studio out of his apartment, plays music around town, and manages Swept.


Posts By Anthony Leclair:

South Hill Banks – Appalachian Blues

Well, if anyone is looking for one hell of a rippin’ good bluegrass time, you best head right on over to check out South Hill Banks’ latest single, ‘Appalachian Blues’. Preparing...


Soul Cannon – Test Drive (Single)

Wow, for any hip-hop fans out there, you should definitely check out Soul Cannon’s latest single, ‘Test Drive’. Oh, and for any fans of jazz out there, you should make sure...


South Hill Banks – Movin On My Mind

I have to admit, right off the top here, that I am not really much of a country fan. There are some songs that I enjoy and I appreciate the...


Kacy Moon – Cherry On Top

  Well, if you’re in the mood for a catchy tune that you are going to want to dance to…all day and night because it will almost undoubtedly be stuck...


Toronto Youth Shorts – Green Shoes

There is something inherently interesting in the coming of age story. It is something that we all have experienced in one way or another. Some more dramatically than others, to...


Toronto Youth Shorts – Snapchat Kidnap

This is probably one of the most hilarious film shorts I’ve seen in a long time. It is amazing just how far technology has come in such a short period...


One In The Chamber – I’ve Got Something To Say…

Alright, here we are again to take a look at One In The Chamber and I have to say that I thoroughly enjoy the ever-living hell out of their new...


10 Years Of Toronto Youth Shorts!

Here it is! The 10th anniversary of the Toronto Youth Shorts Film Festival! Kicking off today at the Palmerston Theatre at noon, there are four packed programs of quirky, funny,...


Eldren – Still Want More

If you’re on the hunt for catchy psych-pop before the year is out then you need look no further than Eldren’s lead single ‘Still Want More‘ from their sophomore album...


Olivia Castriota – Weekend Lover

No matter what your preferred genre, “it’s undeniable” that Olivia Castriota has a sultry voice that still manages to have an ounce or two of innocence (and that’s got to...


A Special Serving of Wholesome Foods

After three years of perils, planning and playing, one of the new and great Canadian episodic comedies has hit the world wide web in the form of ‘Wholesome Foods, I...


Matt DeMello & The Significant Looks – Don’t Mind If I Do

Holy shit! If you have never heard of Matt DeMello & The Significant Looks then I suggest you pay attention right here. Just this past week, DeMello and his crew...


God Bless Relative – You Will Receive Favour | I Will Return

Those avid readers of Swept may recall the God Bless Relative single release of ‘Soggy Humans‘ not all that long ago. Well, not two weeks ago, this wonderfully mellow and...


One In The Chamber – Bills To Pay

Alright, for starters, I am almost two months behind on this release and that sort of kills me because One In The Chamber is just a kickass Toronto-based band that...


Kacy Moon – What Do I Do

Did you ever think that spending years on one of the world’s most eminent karate teams, kicking ass in front of thousands of people might lead someone to jump headlong into...


Colin & Caroline – Wish I Was

Cards on the table here…this is actually one of the best songs I’ve reviewed this year for Swept…Hell, it’s one of the best songs I’ve reviewed for Swept, period! ’Wish I...


God Bless Relative – Soggy Humans

If you’re looking for some smooth “indie” rock with a shoegaze vibe, then look no further than God Bless Relative’s latest single ‘Soggy Humans‘. This track is the lead up to...


B.E.N. – My Girlfriend Ruined My Spotify Algorithm and Other Musical Poems

If you’re looking for some calming and eclectic instrumental music a la synthetic yoga and new-age vibes then you need look no further than Benjamin Ryan Williams’ latest release under...


Make & Model – Channel Surfing

Photo Cred: Samantha Hall “I know you want it…but how much?” That’s the question that Make & Model open their debut EP ‘Channel Surfing‘ with. And when I say “their”...


Make & Model – Change Of Heart

  Alright, I have to be totally honest here. I am not a huge fan of synth or vocoder, in general. And while I won’t say that Make & Model’s...