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Eliana Cuevas

Hometown: Caracas, Venezuela, but currently residing in Toronto Genre: Latin jazz Lastest album: Espejo (2014) Fun fact: Cuevas has begun conducting songwriting collaborations with her fans, includin...
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The Zolas

Answered by: Zachary Gray (vocals, guitar) Hometown: Vancouver, BC Genre: Indie rock Lastest album: The Zolas Remixes (2014) Fun fact: The title of Ancient Mars, the Zolas’ most recent full-len...
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Babysitter

Babysitter is leaving its hometown of Victoria, BC for Montréal, and decided to make a tour out of the daunting cross-Canada trip. Since the band’s about to get to work on a new LP in its new h...
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Six things about microgreens

Not to be confused Microgreens are a variety of vegetable harvested for their visual and flavour appeal in dishes. Micro varieties aren’t as big as “baby greens” and get harvested l...
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Rovshan Mamedkuliev

Classical guitarist Rovshan Mamedkuliev exhibited talent on the instrument soon after he began playing at age 11. He went on to study at the renowned Nizhny Novgorod Conservatoire in his home country...
// Mandy Kenworthy

Kick it up a notch

There’s something brewing in the Kootenays besides Kokanee beer. The Kootenays have long been one of British Columbia’s premier skiing destinations, with both Red Mountain Resort at Rossl...
//Trevor Nichols

How to control an avalanche

At 8 am on January 16, a group of Parks Canada employees sat in an office planning the best way to bomb the mountains. The morning began with a review—in painstaking detail—of the weather conditions....
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Six things about charcuterie

Save the meat Before refrigeration became widespread, charcuterie was used as a solution to preserve meats. Charcuterie is still prepared today because of the flavours brought out in the meat during ...
//Tiffany Burns

Over the border

The experience of skiing Whitefish Mountain Resort is intertwined with visiting the western town of Whitefish, Montana. As you walk along Central Avenue, ducking in and out of locally owned shops, yo...
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Cara Luft

Hometown: Born in Calgary, but resides in Winnipeg Genre: Folk Lastest album: Darlingford (2012) Fun fact: Darlingford was one of the most-played Canadian folk albums on the International Folk DJ lis...