Tags » Sled Island

Sled Island film program includes music documentaries about Montreal and Cambodia and a Tuareg version of Purple Rain

That  adventurous vibe Sled Island’s music programmers bring to the city has been extended to the festival’s film program.

Sled Island, which runs from June 24 to 28 in numerous venues in Calgary, announced its selection of music-related films on Thursday. 113 more words

Local Arts

A Gentleman's Quarrel ~ Screening in Calgary

I’m super excited to share that my film, A Gentleman’s Quarrel, will be screening in Calgary as part of this years Sled Island festival!  Happening June 24 – 28, Sled Island is an annual music and arts festival that began in 2007.  8 more words

Noelle Duddridge

DEMO TAPE: Call for Submissions!

Call for Submissions


DEADLINE: Sunday, May 3rd @ Midnight

This June, WRECK CITY returns with DEMO TAPE, a new site-specific project presented in conjunction with Sled Island Music & Arts Festival from… 971 more words

Swervedriver, Ben Frost, Cancer Bats added to Sled Island in second wave of acts

The second wave of Sled Island acts has been rolled out and it’s another impressive mix of alt artists old and new, popular and obscure, and everything in between. 324 more words


Godspeed You! Black Emperor announced as guest curators, performers for Sled Island 2015

No to Polaris. Yes to Sled Island.

Enigmatic Montreal post-punk, orchestral rock collective Godspeed You! Black Emperor have been announced as the guest curators for the 2015 edition of the Calgary alternative music and arts festival taking place at the end of June. 451 more words


Run the Jewels 2

Run the Jewels released their second album, Run the Jewels 2 at the end of October and it’s awesome. I played it three times, back-to-back just this afternoon. 36 more words


Zola Jesus is good now.

I did somewhat enjoy her previous albums, but I really hated that deep throaty thing Nika Roza Danilova insisted on doing with her voice.

She performed at the Central United Church during  92 more words