Anger among the province’s craft beer devotees over country music singer Corb Lund’s participation in toasting Budweiser’s Alberta pedigree has surprised a spokesman for the brewing titan. 470 more words
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Having been to more than half the Big Valley Jamborees in its 25-year lifespan, here’s something easy to declare: Willie Nelson — playing Friday — is the coolest act they’ve ever booked. 996 more words
Cirque du Soleil are back in Edmonton with their acclaimed show Kurios — Cabinet of Curiosity, the company’s 35th production. Set in the later part of the 19th century, Kurios spotlights several strange and humble creatures in the cabinet, including Nico, Rola Bola, and Contortion. 1,250 more words
Toronto’s The Darcys aren’t your standard alt-rock band. They’ve drawn inspiration from the likes of authors Cormac McCarthy and Jane Austen, from whom they derived their name, and they’ve been known to go down some strange musical pathways, like “reinterpreting” Steely Dan’s Aja album, which they did back in 2012. 1,356 more words
When I go to Calgary, I like unique concert experiences. It’s always good to see a band I like, but if I’m going to be in a bigger city anyway, I may as well go see something that isn’t going to come to Regina. 747 more words
When Chris Stapleton hits the Northlands Coliseum stage on Saturday night we can be sure of at least one thing.
The Grammy and Country Music Award winning singer-songwriter (for 2015’s Traveller) will croon a tune, possibly two or three, about American whiskey. 1,264 more words