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Crossroads: Lindi Ortega fell in love, moved to Calgary and came close to quitting the business

It’s a sobering reminder of the realities of the music industry.

In the past six years, country singer Lindi Ortega has released four critically acclaimed records, toured non-stop, received praise from Rolling Stone and the New York Times and even appeared on the popular ABC series Nashville. 1,061 more words

Music

Tool to play Saddledome June 12

Alt-metal band Tool will be returning to Calgary for the first time in 11 years.

The Grammy winning, Los Angeles band, led by vocalist Maynard James Keenan, guitarist Adam Jones and drummer Danny Carey, will play the Saddledome 0n June 12. 68 more words

Music

Gary Bettman renews his pitch for a new arena in Calgary: 'This is an old, antiquated building'

CALGARY — The question alone threw Gary Bettman off guard.

What, the commissioner of the National Hockey League was asked, are the shortcomings of the Calgary Flames’ current arena? 678 more words

Sports

Calgary Hitmen score big with 'Be Brave' anti-bullying game, win in shootout

The Sea of Red transformed into the Sea of Pink Wednesday afternoon at the Saddledome.

The Calgary Hitmen downed the Brandon Wheat Kings 4-3 in a shootout during the inaugural… 525 more words

Canada

Sean Monahan has first two-goal game of season as Calgary Flames win 5-1 over Minnesota Wild

Sean Monahan picked a great time to earn his first two-goal game of the season.

The 22-year-old forward scored a pair of power-play goals, including the winner in the third period, to lead the Calgary Flames to a 5-1 win over the Minnesota Wild on Wednesday at the Scotiabank Saddledome. 759 more words

Sports

It was fun until the puck dropped. Flames vs Oilers, Jan 21, 2017

Retro night. Battle of Alberta, Flames vs Oilers, Johnny vs McDavid. Sounds fun, right? Well, the opening montage and graphics on the Energy Board were fun but it all went downhill after that for the home team. 75 more words

Alberta