Vol. 20, No. 13
Councillor Debbie Hum bows out
District 10 race now down to two candidates: Russell Walker and John Thibeau.
By Tim Bousquet
We complain about our power bill surcharges, but that wee fee goes to Efficiency Nova Scotia, a wise investment
By Chris Benjamin
Ehryn Torrell’s Self-Similar explores the after effects of the Beijing Olympics and the Sichuan earthquake, looking at man-made structures through the lens of memory and imagination.
By Lizzy Hill
Funny Money is rich
The Festival Antigonish production hits the jackpot with total hilarity and perfect comic timing.
By Kate Watson
MSVU's Suzy Lake: Political Poetics looks back on 40 years of Lake's photos.
By Julie Sobowale
Relentlessly fun bike chase thriller
By Jacob Boon
Hit and Run
Dreadlocked Bradley Cooper? Please don't.
Once you enter you snooze
In a HUFF
he third Halifax Urban Folk Festival brings Daniel Romano, Bry Webb and locals Joel Plaskett, Carmen Townsend and many more downtown to celebrate a folk in its many forms.
By Adria Young
The one-man Coyote pack is back after a long hiatus. We find out why the long-haired surfing songwriter waited so long for this wave.
By Hillary Windsor
Props to Energy Rush
Yet again the one day fest brings in big names, with Ludacris and T-Pain coming to Dartmouth this weekend.
By Tara Thorne
Fall music preview
From country to crust, punk to pop to prog, we’ve left no stone unturned in our search to bring you our biggest Fall Music Preview yet---the most comprehensive list of fall releases from locals old and new.
By Stephanie Johns
Where the Wild is
Jenn Grant’s newest album, The Beautiful Wild, flowed easily from the pop songstress, and is filled with emotion, power and heart-stirring sound.
By Ryan McNutt
Spew, Burnt Church, Hellacaust and way more take over Gus' this weekend for the sixth annual metal fest.
Cam Smith is ready
XXL's Ready or Not Rap Battle Singles Challenge shops local
Old & Weird
Life’s Tough Not Really (Independent)
By Andrew Patterson
Lethal Waters (Diminished Fifth)
By Matthew Ritchie
By Doug Taylor
Looking 4 Myself (RCA/Sony)
By Trevor Savory
Video of the day: Bloody Diamonds, "Monopoly"
Way more concise than the board game
True Story by Lucy Knight
By Mike Holmes
Hey You Guys
By Paul Hammond
Evan’s seafood heaven
Evan’s Fresh Seafoods and Restaurant gets it right with perfectly cooked seafood, amazing chowder, fresh vegetables and stellar service.
By Melissa Buote
Free Will Astrology
Stop feeding your problems, Aries.
By Rob Brezsny
Two boys, one girl
Should I be mad that my exes are dating each other now? (I feel like yes.) Plus: My sex buddy won’t reciprocate my GGG approach. (No good.)
By Dan Savage
Police reform takes big little step forward in Halifax
By Matt Stickland
Every big show coming to Halifax (and beyond) in 2024
By Team Coast
Province and city need to work together to solve child care crisis in HRM, says daycare director
By Lauren Phillips, Local Journalism Initiative Reporter
Hartlen Point dispute between DND, environmental activists enters House of Commons
By Martin Bauman