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Every time Chad Vangaalen comes on while I’m driving I think I must put him on the bindle immediately.  He’s really weird, and weirdly dark, and darkly beautiful.   86 more words

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Animators pay tribute to late Calgary artist Chris Reimer in powerful new short

There is no greater legacy of a life lived than inspiration.

And for that reason, and with that as a testament, Chris Reimer’s life was a rich one, his legacy profound and lasting. 1,208 more words

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Bermuda reveals first wave of acts for September music festival

One of Edmonton’s more indie-centric music festivals, Bermuda, is also experiencing a move of sorts … from August to September.

Calgary chameleon Chad VanGaalen, B.C. 134 more words

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Photos: Constantines, Chad VanGaalen @ Massey Hall

Photos by: Malcolm Cook –

Reformed Guelph-based indie rock band Constantines, who released their newest album, Kensington Heights, on April 15th, 2008 via Arts & Crafts, performed at Massey Hall as part of its ongoing  168 more words

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Best Calgary music moments on Letterman: Tegan and Sara, Kiesza, Feist and Chad VanGaalen

While we’re all still a little misty from Wednesday night’s farewell show by Letterman — classy, emotional, hilarious, wonderful — let’s continue to bask in the glow of nostalgia for a man who changed television and comedy for the better. 407 more words

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