Generation HPX: Halifax Pop Explosion 2017

Take in dozens of performers at one of the city's biggest fall events.

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Can it really be the 25th Halifax Pop Explosion? The calendar says yes, although the festival isn’t making a big deal about itself. Then again, HPX has always been laser-focused on the music, leaving the rest of us to simply enjoy and offer our thanks.

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Generation HPX: Halifax Pop Explosion 2017

Generation HPX: Halifax Pop Explosion 2017

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