It was such a pleasure to watch and listen to Sarah McLachlan perform at the Winspear Centre in Edmonton. I never thought it could be possible, but her voice has grown more powerful with time and I am a fan all over again. Sarah McLachlan played two sold out shows in Edmonton on October 30 [...]

Big Sugar frontman Gordie Johnson has had a life-long love affair with the vinyl record. “I still listen to vinyl almost every day,” says Johnson in an email interview. “I have an enormous library of records, strictly because I have been buying them since I was a kid.” It should come as no surprise then [...]

Award-winning kindie musician Joanie Leeds’ releases her fifth kids’ CD, Bandwagon, on today. Gifted with a soulful, “rock solid” voice and an instinctive knack for capturing the essence of any style she goes for, Joanie Leeds has delivered, with each new album, music that thrills admiring adults yet speaks to kids in a friendly, non-patronizing [...]

The title of Sebastian Bach’s latest album is Kicking and Screaming. It’s a phrase that would also accurately describe his band’s performance at the Capital Ex on July 29. They kicked it into high gear on the last night of the fair, with Bach singing – and screaming – his way through a 75 minute [...]

Tesla Anyone?

Frank and I went to Red’s last night to see Tesla (The 5 Man Acoustical Band) in concert. I have to be very honest here — I didn’t recognize any songs…not 1. I thought for sure I would recognize something. Anyway, Frank had a wonderful time and I have to admit, some of their songs [...]

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