If you were lucky enough to be at Sled Island last week, you had to be struck by two things (other than the music). One, the weather was absolutely, perfectly, almost unbelievably gorgeous this year. 437 more words
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The night that 25-year-old Jordan Williams broke into an old camper to catch a few hours of sleep was one he’ll never forget. Upon being discovered by the owner the next morning, he was chased down the road like a felon, Williams recalls. 642 more words
Experimental. Electro. Dance. Psych. Ambient. World. And of course jazz.
At one time, in various degrees and combinations Norwegian veterans Jaga Jazzist have found themselves described as such. 690 more words
Sled Island (Until Sunday, June 28)
It’s impossible to leave the all-encompassing music festival off the list this weekend. The tickets to Godspeed You! Black Emperor and Ice Age are sold out (you can still get in with a pass), but you can still grab individual tickets to everything else this weekend, including the Olympic Plaza spectacular featuring Television, Drive Like Jehu, Viet Cong, King Tuff, Ex Hex, Hypnotic Brass Ensemble and Shaani Cage… 398 more words
Whether it’s music, sculptures or a graphic novel scavenger hunt, there are a lot of things you wouldn’t normally see in Calgary during Sled Island. 851 more words