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Video: Ethereal performance on Keys To The Streets piano from Paloma Pendharkar

There are 10 public pianos spread out around Vancouver as part of the city’s Keys To The Streets music initiative.

Last month, Adam Sharp of Big Smoke Media stationed himself at Vancouver Folk Festival where he managed to shoot touring musicians performing on one of the pianos for his ongoing… 163 more words

Vancouver Sun

All-stars of street dance come to Calgary

Don’t think of a street dance battle as a fight.

Think of it as a poetry slam for your feet.

That’s the message street dancer extraordinaire Cebo wants to deliver to Calgarians unfamiliar with the art form. 1,084 more words

Calgary

Review: Nicki Minaj walks the line in an overall entertaining Calgary Pinkprint Tour stop

Sometimes playing both sides of the aisle can make for an interesting evening.

Sometimes it can make for a frustrating one.

Sometimes it can make for both. 1,157 more words

Music

Ice Cube's son becomes him in `Straight Outta Compton

LOS ANGELES (AP) _ O’Shea Jackson Jr. was determined to play his father, Ice Cube, in “Straight Outta Compton.” Not only does the 24-year-old look uncannily like his dad, but he’s also got the rapper-turned-movie star’s mannerisms and expressions down _ something he used to his advantage during the two-year audition process. 688 more words

Entertainment

Video: See what happens when you drop a public piano at Vancouver folk festival

One of the 10 public pianos used in Vancouver’s Keys to The Streets program was plunked down at the Vancouver Folk Festival last month — and some musical magic happened. 222 more words

STAFF

Compton - Dr. Dre

THE DOCTOR IS IN! 16 years since Dre has released an album, and hip/hop has been missing him. For his third album Compton he recruits a few artist to feature on his Grand finale album. 572 more words

Music Review

Snoop Dogg found carrying $422,000 in cash when stopped at Italian airport, has half impounded

MILAN — Snoop Dogg has had another run-in with European authorities.

Italian financial police said they stopped the rapper at the Lamezia Terme airport in Calabria on Saturday with U.S.$422,000 in cash, well above the limit that can legally be transported across EU borders undeclared. 124 more words

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