Rural NB Halls Give Music A Home

Just like the music business has weathered unprecedented changes over the last 20 years, so have the venues in which people seek out live music performances. For the longest time, those wishing to experience live music were, depending on the…
Walrus Undeterred By Avis Car Rental Ban

As Halifax indie-rock band Walrus prepares to bring 2017 to a close, one can’t help but marvel at all they have accomplished. In addition to maintaining a seemingly endless tour schedule that they could rightfully claim makes them the hardest-working…
Jesse Cook Is All About Taking Chances

World music guitarist Jesse Cook knows he’s one of the lucky ones. Over the course of his 10 dynamic studio albums – the most recent one being Beyond Borders, which was released earlier this year – Cook has, for the…
Lunch At Allen’s Built On Foundation Of Friendship

Although the group name “Lunch At Allen’s” sounds innocuous enough, there is wealth of individual star power and history within their ranks. Then again, referring to the folk-pop band – comprised of celebrated Canadian songwriters Murray McLauclan, Ian Thomas, Cindy…
Barenaked Ladies Celebrate Canada With Extensive Tour

To help celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday, Barenaked Ladies drummer Tyler Stewart felt it was only appropriate the group launch one of the most extensive national tours since the group broke into the Canadian consciousness with their 1992 debut Gordon. Between…