Find your new favourite musician: 101 new local acts to see and hear

Find your new favourite musician: 101 new local acts to see and hear

posted by STEPHANIE JOHNS AND JONATHAN BRIGGINS, Jun 22/17

Songs and stories that make up the New Music Issue 2017. comments      2

Ten wild weekend picks

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Ten wild weekend picks

posted by MORGAN MULLIN, Jun 22/17

From dinosaurs to dachshunds to an old-timey circus, this weekend's a wild one. comments      0


Listen to this year’s New Music

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Listen to this year’s New Music

posted by STEPHANIE JOHNS, Jun 22/17

Welcome to the biggest and best New Music Issue yet, with 101 acts and a five-hour playlist. comments      0


Perfect for reading on a phone, the text of 101 New Music Issue acts

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Perfect for reading on a phone, the text of 101 New Music Issue acts

posted by STEPHANIE JOHNS AND JONATHAN BRIGGINS, Jun 22/17

A version of our big list without all the photos and song links that slow browsers down. comments      0


Whoa, that's a lot of music: New Music 2017 mapped out

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Whoa, that's a lot of music: New Music 2017 mapped out

posted by STEPHANIE JOHNS, Jun 22/17

Country to classical, funk to folk, explore the connections between this year's New Music Issue artists. comments      0


Premiere: Strongboy's "Then Again"

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Premiere: Strongboy's "Then Again"

posted by STEPHANIE JOHNS, Jun 16/17

"A ton of love, and a touch of loneliness," truly the best musical combo there is comments      0


Ten totally dreamy weekend picks

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Ten totally dreamy weekend picks

posted by MORGAN MULLIN, Jun 15/17

Don't sleep on OUTeast's screenings, outdoor shows and accessible opera. comments      0


LISTEN TO THIS: Vadell Gabriel's new maxi-single

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LISTEN TO THIS: Vadell Gabriel's new maxi-single

posted by REBECCA DINGWELL, Jun 15/17

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Afraaz Mulji: Piano prodigy

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Afraaz Mulji: Piano prodigy

posted by REBECCA DINGWELL, Jun 15/17

The young, multi-talented musician is about to play his first official show in Halifax. comments      1


B.A. Johnston's Top 5 Spots for Grub

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B.A. Johnston's Top 5 Spots for Grub

posted by STEPHANIE JOHNS, Jun 13/17

Sniff in the pepperoni air comments      0


Ten fiery-hot weekend picks

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Ten fiery-hot weekend picks

posted by MORGAN MULLIN, Jun 8/17

HIFF, hip hop and halva await. comments      0


Noisography’s perfect 10

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Noisography’s perfect 10

posted by NZINGHA MILLAR, Jun 8/17

A decade of hard work from Noisography’s Tiffany Naugler and Dan Nightingale has resulted in a priceless Halifax music archive. comments      0


Walrus levels up with <i>Family Hangover</i>

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Walrus levels up with Family Hangover

posted by TARA THORNE, Jun 8/17

On the band’s new full length album, “the songs are more personal, more introverted lyrically. The songs as a whole are a lot more mature.” comments      0


Music Sure Things

Tuesday, Jun 27

Garrett Mason

A big voice and bold guitar style make this Bearly's mainstay worth braving a Tuesday night for.

Tuesday, Jun 27

Chris Ledrew w/Cory Tetford, Paul Lamb, Barry Canning

A group of Halifax's Newfoundland imports gather to celebrate their singer-songwriter style.

Wednesday, Jun 28

The Warmth of the Sun: Songs of summer

Stewart Legere, Rich Aucoin, Tara Thorne and other local golden vocal chords sing songs about the sun and why we like it

Wednesday, Jun 28

Akon w/Trey Carter OG Boo Dirty, Tone Tone

Glory to those who have their tickets to this sold-out show, else you will not hear Akon's classics like "Lonely" and "I'm

Thursday, Jun 29

Tomi Allen's birthday bash

The '70s-inspired, world beat vibe of the Tomi Allen Band goes extra hard for their lead singer's birthday bash.

Friday, Jun 30

Roxy & The Underground Soul Sound

Roxy knows soul—and how to make a crowd move. If we know anything, it's that this show promises to be a real

Saturday, Jul 1

Adam Baldwin

Baldwin brings his straight-shooting Bruce Springsteen cosplay to the Marquee on this, the most Canadian of days. The beer will taste so

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Music Reviews

Blue Rodeo does it yet again Saturday at Scotiabank Centre

Blue Rodeo does it yet again Saturday at Scotiabank Centre

Live review: What could be a sad ritual is transformed.


Review: Monomyth, <i>Happy Pop Family</i>

Review: Monomyth, Happy Pop Family

Nimble and buoyant


Review: Vadell Gabriel - <i>Timbits</i>

Review: Vadell Gabriel - Timbits

A multi-pack of fresh-baked tracks


Review: Old & Weird/New Fries split EP

Review: Old & Weird/New Fries split EP

Juice is cool as hell


Bahamas has much chill

Review: Joel Plaskett

Music Review: Thrillah

Music Review: Thrillah

Thrillah EP (independent)


Review: Alana Yorke

Review: Alana Yorke

Dream Magic (independent)


Review: Christina Martin

Review: Christina Martin

It’ll Be Alright (Fontana North)


Review: The Good Lovelies at the Company House

Review: The Good Lovelies at the Company House

Braving the weather in the name of sweet harmony


Review: Jay Mayne, S/T

Sloan

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In Print This Week

Vol 25, No 4
June 22, 2017

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