A man in search of the elusive: Chad VanGaalen

The Continuum

As befits an artist-musician whose practice is rooted in the pursuit of glimpsing something elusive, pure and fundamental about the nature of things through spontaneous creation, Chad VanGaalen can b...
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Stephen Malkmus: I, Malkmus

Brian Christian’s The Most Human Human is one of those “zippy personal odyssey through a fascinating scientific question” thingies that are now a subgenre. The foundational event...
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The Most Serious Fun in The World

As any solemn Canadian pact should be, this one was hammered out over Tim Hortons coffee. Lyle Bell had a cherry cheese danish; Trevor Anderson tucked into a cruller. And they arrived at an important...
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Primal Beat

Fri, Dec 27 (9 pm) With Jessica Jalbert, Concealer, DJ Action Jackson, Carl Cassidy Barber Ha It’s such a lie. A damn dirty lie. In fact, there’s absolutely nothing to quell good times fr...
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Frozen in Dirt

It’s received by Edmontonians with almost universal dread, every year, without fail. Winter comes; winter stays far too long; winter goes, in fits and starts, with sudden, astonishing, blizzard...
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Or what?

Sean Nicholas Savage explores his Other Life “The weird question is, ‘Are you serious or not?’ or, ‘Do you really mean it or what?’ And I’m, like: ‘Or? Or wh...