Calgary X-Fest Ticket Giveaway!
X-FEST, Calgary’s Alternative Music Festival, is taking place over two days at Fort Calgary in Calgary, Alberta, Canada on August 30 and 31st, 2014.
GHOST TOWN HUNTING IN SASKATCHEWAN: READY, AIM…
Ghost town hunting is a relatively new trend in tourism.
Between the seductive, strikingly photogenic ruins and the extremely soothing, restorative hours spent roaming a picturesque Saskatchewan countryside, it’s easy to see why it’s gaining ground.
RUN THE JEWELS ON THE RISE
Run The Jewels’ self-titled debut made a fearsome run at the throne in 2013, but the project’s masterminds, MCs Killer Mike and EL-P, are anything but strangers to the game. Over smooth, nod-your-head, old-school 808 beats, the duo traded verses with conviction and ease on the stage at Adelaide Hall, dropping knowledge and the occasional pummeling bassline on an enthusiastic, mesmerized crowd.
Tennyson is hella impressive
Coasting in from Edmonton on a chillwave of fluffy clouds and even fluffier sheep, Tennyson is altogether dreamy.
Adelaide Hall Takeover: Stay tuned!
Stay tuned for a recap of the green room takeover at Adelaide Hall.
Haunted Halifax: No Man Is An Island
In the middle of Halifax harbor you’ll find a tiny island home only to a few living people, apparently plenty of ghosts, ruins, and some pretty awesome hiking trails where you can live out your end-of-the-world fantasies.
Lion & Bright is local and just right
This bright airy space offers up exceptional food that you won’t stop raving about to your friends.
Perfect East Coast Vintage
Anya Nordeen scours Nova Scotia to find perfect vintage pieces to stock the carefully arranged racks in this small but perfectly formed vintage store that doubles as both gallery space with a monthly art show and live music venue on occasion.
40 Years of Hip-Hop Show
You’ve got about a week left to get over to The Gladstone and see this celebratory exhibit, part of the CONTACT Photography Festival.
The neighbourhood is piecemeal, and this place is anything but.
There’s not excessive inventory here — rather, they’ve got lots of military pieces (as of this writing, anyway) available for standout home decor.
New Bear Flag Green Room @ Lee’s Palace
We combined a heavy dose of mod furniture with practical utility to put a 12×12’ lounge together for bands to relax and enjoy a glass or three of Bear Flag before showtime at Lee’s through November.
OFF! at CMW
“After four decades of heavy use, does punk rock still have any life left in it?
Do Keith Morris and his gang of grown-a** punk heroes still have the goods?
B∆SEC∆MP at CMW
Three very solid guys from Nashville make up the emerging sound that is BASECAMP.
We caught up with them on the first night of CMW at Lee’s Palace.
Win a Pair of NXNE Wristbands!
We like, we like to party.
Come rock out with us at Bear Flag Fest at Adelaide Hall June 13-22 and enter for your chance to score a pair of wristbands to NXNE!
Want Tix to see The Mellotones?
Rock out with us at Bear Flag Fest in Hali!
Enter for your chance to win a pair of tickets to see The Mellotones at The Seahorse Tavern and party with Bear Flag!
If you’re in town for CMW, or just happen to be in the West before heading to an early show, check out the Cosmos West at 652 Queen (at Palmerston).