• // Cole Hofstra

    Frontman bootcamp

    There’s another universe out there where PJ Lavergne is singing morose, mid-tempo alt-country songs on an acoustic guitar. That’s what the...

  • Fury: proving, yet again, that war is hell

    Signifying nothing

    Repeat after me: “War is hell.” Now keep repeating that for over two hours and by the time you’re finished you might have some idea ...

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    A call for economic justice

    Some may shy away from the 533-pages of Naomi Klein’s new book on the economy and the environment, but to do so would be to miss out on some of ...

  • // Curtis Hauser

    Whose space is it anyway?

    Last weekend, across the street from the new arena site, a hotel that has stood through 100 years of Edmonton’s downtown history opened its door...

  • // Eden Munro

    For the love of chocolate

    Drop that Hedgehog—fine chocolate isn’t even in the same category as the mass-produced commercial stuff. Chocolate comes in a vast range of qual...

Frontman bootcamp

There’s another universe out there where PJ Lavergne is singing morose, mid-tempo alt-country songs on an acoustic guitar. That’s what the vocalist for Napalmpom figures he might be doing if he hadn’t been asked by friends to front one of Calgary’s prime rock ‘n’ roll exports. Well, either that or continuing to host the karaoke…