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The Dewey Decibel System at Central Library (Friday, May 15)
The Calgary Public Library is shaking things up: taking out books, adding children’s play areas and bringing in rock music. 350 more words

Local Arts

De La Soul, Yo La Tengo, Mykki Blanco among final acts announced for Sled Island

And it is now complete.

Organizers have announced the final acts that will be performing at this year’s Sled Island, topping up an already impressive list of acts that includes Television, Swervedriver, Drive Like Jehu, Daniel Lanois, King Tuff, Body/Head and guest curators Godspeed You! 138 more words


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… 1,006 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