Aside from the December ice storm we've also shivered through over three times as many cold weather alerts than last winter (32 versus 9). This has meant the city's homeless are in need of shelter more than ever, and resources that offer free transit tokens to allow the homeless to get to shelters are being stretched to the limit.
The answer is nefarious youths. In 1998, a community safety audit conducted after a fatal stabbing at Kennedy station suggested piping in Bach, Sibelius, Schumann, and others would repel gangs. New lights, CCTV, and additional security patrols were also ordered.
Locke and Avis each have individual tastes in music, and tend to bounce back and fourth between the electronic and indie rock spectrums. Yet they agree on bands more often then not, and plan to fuse together complementary show lineups. Aside from the bloggers' harmonious sonic preferences, they also have their own respective fields of industry expertise, contacts, and resources to pool to cover more ground both talent and venue-wise, so they're a good match for each other - and for Toronto.