John Devlin’s second act, from outsider to world star

John Devlin’s second act, from outsider to world star

posted by MORGAN MULLIN, Apr 17/21

The local artist is acclaimed for drawing utopia, but can’t imagine a better city than this one.

Must-watch music video: The tide is high but Keeper E. is holding on

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Must-watch music video: The tide is high but Keeper E. is holding on

A fresh new voice in the Halifax scene that's ready to talk about the climate crisis.

By ALEC MARTIN, Apr 15/21


7 Sure Things going on in Halifax the April 15 weekend

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7 Sure Things going on in Halifax the April 15 weekend

From the return of Adam Baldwin’s livestreams to a new, drag-filled play from HEIST.

By MORGAN MULLIN, Apr 13/21


ICYMI: The week in local music and TV releases

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ICYMI: The week in local music and TV releases

From the Jupiter’s Legacy trailer to Kye Clayton’s newest track, here’s four hot launches.

By MORGAN MULLIN, Apr 9/21


A rare occasion to dance like everyone’s watching

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A rare occasion to dance like everyone’s watching

After a Covid delay, Petites Danses is performing live and in person this weekend.

By ALEC MARTIN, Apr 9/21


7 Sure Things happening in Halifax from April 8-14

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7 Sure Things happening in Halifax from April 8-14

All the local live art you need to see, online and off.

By MORGAN MULLIN, Apr 7/21


Must-watch music video: A deer in the spotlight

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Must-watch music video: A deer in the spotlight

Kim Harris and Andrea Dorfman join forces on an animated version of “Heirloom.”

By MORGAN MULLIN, Apr 6/21


Halifax hosted slavers’ ships. Now it is home to Canada’s first institute of slavery studies.

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Halifax hosted slavers’ ships. Now it is home to Canada’s first institute of slavery studies.

Charmaine Nelson leads the Institute for the Study of Canadian Slavery at NSCAD.

By MORGAN MULLIN, Apr 5/21


The Saint Mary’s University Art Gallery is not closing

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The Saint Mary’s University Art Gallery is not closing

Despite rumours in the visual arts community, SMU says its gallery is staying open.

By MORGAN MULLIN, Apr 3/21


The week in local book, theatre and music releases

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The week in local book, theatre and music releases

From the debut single by Good Neighbour to the return of Hillsburn, here are 3 hot launches.

By MORGAN MULLIN, Apr 2/21


7 Sure Things happening in Halifax from March 31-April 8

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7 Sure Things happening in Halifax from March 31-April 8

All the local live art you need to see, online and off.

By MORGAN MULLIN, Mar 31/21


ICYMI: The week in local book, theatre and music releases

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ICYMI: The week in local book, theatre and music releases

From the theatre project 21 Black Futures to Christy Ann Conlin’s new novel, here are 5 hot launches.

By MORGAN MULLIN, Mar 28/21


The Khyber releases database of BIPOC mental health resources

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The Khyber releases database of BIPOC mental health resources

Finding a therapist of colour is hard, but this list will make it easier.

By MORGAN MULLIN, Mar 27/21


Jack Bishop’s latest paintings need to be witnessed IRL

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Jack Bishop’s latest paintings need to be witnessed IRL

With the bright, globby colours in the showcase Road Trip Playlist, the painter is driving into new artistic territory.

By MORGAN MULLIN, Mar 26/21


7 Sure Things happening in Halifax from March 25-31

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7 Sure Things happening in Halifax from March 25-31

All the local live art you need to see, online and off.

By MORGAN MULLIN, Mar 24/21


You can judge a song by its cover

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You can judge a song by its cover

The music industry cover song trend arrives in Halifax—but maybe that’s not the worst thing ever.

By MORGAN MULLIN, Mar 20/21


ICYMI: The week in local book and music releases

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ICYMI: The week in local book and music releases

From Sue Goyette’s poetry to a new video from JRDN, here are 5 hot launches.

By MORGAN MULLIN, Mar 19/21


7 Sure Things happening in Halifax from March 18-24

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7 Sure Things happening in Halifax from March 18-24

All the local live art you need to see, online and off.

By MORGAN MULLIN, Mar 19/21


<i>A Concerto</i> is a contender

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A Concerto is a contender

Halifax’s Ben Proudfoot’s documentary short gets Oscar nom.

By MORGAN MULLIN, Mar 16/21


UPDATED: I can’t stop thinking about this giant pipe organ

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UPDATED: I can’t stop thinking about this giant pipe organ

Maybe I’ll get rid of my couch to make room for this 20 by 35 foot beaut from a Dartmouth Church.

By MORGAN MULLIN, Mar 14/21


10 things to bid on at Neptune’s fundraising auction

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10 things to bid on at Neptune’s fundraising auction

Yes, you do need the disco ball from Mamma Mia!

By MORGAN MULLIN, Mar 12/21


What will it take to fix the Halifax Pop Explosion?

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What will it take to fix the Halifax Pop Explosion?

A deep dive into why the venerable music festival’s fourth apology for racism still isn’t right.

By MORGAN MULLIN, Mar 11/21


ANSMA'd our prayers

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ANSMA'd our prayers

Enjoy a playlist of winners from the African Nova Scotian Music Association Awards.

By MORGAN MULLIN, Mar 9/21


5 sure things for International Women’s Day

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5 sure things for International Women’s Day

Both online and in-person, here’s how to celebrate not-men this year.

By SEYITAN MORITIWON, Mar 7/21


A whole bunch of Halifax musicians get ECMA noms

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A whole bunch of Halifax musicians get ECMA noms

Rose Cousins and Classified lead the pack for the East Coast Music Awards in May.

By MORGAN MULLIN, Mar 7/21


Follow along as Halifax’s reggae-roots royalty Jah’Mila takes over The Coast’s Instagram

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Follow along as Halifax’s reggae-roots royalty Jah’Mila takes over The Coast’s Instagram

Go behind the scenes with the singer-songwriter Thursday before her Symphony NS showcase.

By MORGAN MULLIN, Feb 24/21


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