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The Folk Fest Survey: Danny Vacon talks the after-after-party and why he shaved his beard

The Dudes’ frontman Danny Vacon admits to thinking the band was an odd fit for the Calgary Folk Music Festival.

But he was a late convert to the magic of the fest, as he tells Swerve Going Out editor Jon Roe. 1,098 more words


The Dudes: Calgary's Most Authentic and Underrated Band

The Dudes have been patrolling the Calgary indie rock scene since the release of their first album, Brain Heart Guitar in 2006, yet remain one of Canada’s most underrated bands; a strangely undiscovered treasure in a market saturated by R&B and teen pop stars.   821 more words

5 things to do this weekend in Calgary

Snowflake Day Clone High Marathon at Dickens Pub (Saturday, Dec. 19)

As there was sadly only one, 13-episode season of Clone High, a series-spanning marathon is an entirely reasonable prospect in one night. 396 more words


Welcome to my Songs Of The Week, where I share my favourite 5 tracks that I’ve been listening to this week! During a stressful week, I’ve been listening to some of my favourite ever tracks this time to relax with. 490 more words

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