The folk/traditional fusion trio out of Prince Edward Island hit the stage tonight here in Calgary, and I chatted with fiddle player Rowen Gallant.
The latest piece for my Calgary Herald blogspace – a preview of the new production opening this week from Artists’ Collective Theatre, and interviews with the cast and creatives on my YouTube channel.
You’ll find all the links here.
I caught up with singer/songwriter Jenn Beaupré ahead of her CD release party for her soulful new release “Reach Out” – imbued with a modern Motown sound.
She has a release party set for January 17th at the Ironwood Stage & Grill in Calgary.
Read the online feature in my Calgary Herald Blog Watch the entire interview on my YouTube channel, the link is towards the bottom of the page!
I see that Pirate Bay (an illegal download site) has been raided, and is currently offline. Here in Canada, Saskatchewan internet providers are now forwarding info on users that visit those sites to the copyright holders for warnings of legal action as well.
As a creator of materials in print and online, and a supporter of live musicians, this is GREAT news – and long overdue. The internet has caused so much uncertainty for creative artists, and even long-established performers are having to do kick-starters to make money or be able to even record a new album.
This is a good trend, which I hope continues to swell – it is the law after all.
Support artists. Buy, don’t steal.
Well, if you are going to borrow a well-known name, you may eventually find yourself having to change it 🙂
Read all about that, plus my review of last night’s exceptional show in Bragg Creek. Next year, you’ll be looking to see The Cariboo Express instead! Check it out here.
And here’s more than a handful of pictures from the evening!
If you enjoyed the great musical acts of the ’80’s, you’re probably going to walk away a fan of Stage West’s latest production, 80’s Solid Gold. Featuring a talented cast of actors and singers, backed by the top-notch band led my Musical Director Konrad Pluta, this 2-hour show relives the best of that era.
Check out my Calgary Herald review for more info!
And watch my interview with co-creator, director and choreographer Timothy French here.
We’ve got winter in spades here, but Captain Hook and Peter Pan will likely take your mind off that!
StoryBook Theatre’s Peter Pan opens this weekend, and I chatted with the young star playing Peter. Check out the feature in my Calgary Herald link!
My interview with iconic Canadian rocker and folk roots artist Barney Bentall is online in the Calgary Herald.
Check it out here.
I’m going to be rebuilding links that were lost during the re-vamp of the Herald site, so keep checking back. And anything new in music, theatre, writing – all things creative. All The Worlds Of Stages!