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Nova Scotia Mi'kmaq artists' work presented to Gord Downie at emotional ceremony

The artwork of two Mi’kmaq artists from Waycobah First Nation in Nova Scotia was presented to Canadian artist and Tragically Hip frontman Gord Downey Tuesday during an emotional Assembly of First Nations meeting. 338 more words


Gord Downie breaks down at emotional First Nations ceremony

The Assembly of First Nations honoured Canadian artist and Tragically Hip frontmanĀ Gord Downie Tuesday in Gatineau, Que. for his work on Reconciliation.

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12/1/16: O Canada

Three things factored into my choice of theme this past week:

  1. My visit to Vancouver in August.
  2. The election of President Douchebag in the United States of America.
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Canadian rockers Rush donate $40K to Gord Downie Fund for Brain Cancer Research

Veteran Canadian rock trio Rush is making a generous gesture by making a whopping $40,000 donationĀ to the Gord Downie Fund for Brain Cancer Research. The fund was set up to honour the… 360 more words


4 Things You Might Not Know About The Hip

I was recently given the opportunity to meet up with Rob Baker of the Tragically Hip and interview him for a project I’m working on about Canada’s music history. 491 more words

Music History

Stampede Roundup to move from Fort Calgary location in 2017

Citing recent cancellations of events and the growing East Village community, organizers of the annual Stampede Roundup fundraising concerts have announced plans to move from their longtime location at Fort Calgary to an as-yet unannounced new site. 282 more words