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The Capital Hoedown will rise again, promoter vows

Since cancelling the Capital Hoedown music festival, promoter Denis Benoit has done an admirable impression of the Invisible Man, refusing media interviews.

But now Benoit has broken his two-year silence in an interview with the Citizen, revealing his plans to revive the country music festival and describing his reasons for scrubbing the 2012 event in the first place. 916 more words

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New media relations: the future of journalism

Every morning before work, I like to peruse my Twitter feed with a cup of coffee and catch up on the previous nights events and the current days activities, but what I look forward to the most is news updates. 267 more words


Capital Hoedown - Much Anticipated And Seriously Challenged

In its third year of operation, Capital Hoedown is both much anticipated and seriously challenged. The event brings together a lineup of musicians, currently under revision due to the loss of Taylor Swift as a headliner.  116 more words

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Ottawa will be "Blown Away" in December

Carrie Underwood, Ottawa’s princess of Country Music, well not really but she was for a while, will be making her grand return to Canada’s Capital on December 8th as part of her “Blown Away” Tour.   134 more words

Now That's Entertainment

Editor's Desk: 2012 and radiowrangler.com

Dear radiowrangler readers,

We’re almost a month into 2012 and I’m just getting around to writing this editor’s note. Things have been busy over here as we work to bring you the best coverage of Canadian country music. 161 more words

January 2012

This is what I call entertainment

First of all I’d like to welcome everyone to my new blog.

Some of you may be recurring readers from some of my other blogs and others may be new all together, either way I’m glad you are here. 266 more words

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Wedding dress smash-and-grab in Halifax

The Post compiles what’s making headlines (and conversation) in Canada’s East. Below, what they’re talking about in…


In a new twist on a runaway bride, a… 570 more words