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The birthday girl

Lindsey Walker: birthdays, death and cats

Lindsey Walker certainly hasn’t had the best luck with birthdays—she’s been barfed on, cheated on and wound up crying about her cat on Whyte Avenue after several rounds of absinth, to nam...
Splendour in the grass

Lovecoast equals West Coast vibes

Danielle Sweeney, lead singer of Lovecoast and BC native, didn’t have the best luck the last time she came to Edmonton. “I got lost in West Edmonton Mall!” she laughs over the phone...
One renegade

Renegades of Rhythm

Digging for records is always an adventure. For vinyl enthusiasts or sample-based music producers, it can be thrilling to finally find that coveted and obscure rarity or to discover an old record wit...
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The return of the Scumdogs

It’s taken some time, but we’ve finally managed to track down Blóthar, Gwar’s newest singer and nominal leader of the Scumdogs. A weighty position, one that carries a certain amount...
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Nine years in the making

You might want to wish Joey Cape Happy Birthday when Lagwagon rolls through town on Sunday. The frontman of Goleta, California’s influential punk export turns the big four-eight that very day. ...
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A musical circus

“I’m just laying down some more vocal tracks for a new album,” says Kris Wood, frontman of Blackberry Wood. The rock ‘n’ roll-meets-alt-country-meets gypsy travelling ci...
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A little help from the fans

No doubt, touring can have its ups and downs and is a difficult life to grasp the reality of if you’re not among the few who do it for a living. But being on the road is a comfortable feeling f...
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Slight return

They’ve been coming up to the members of the Smalls after every gig for the past three months. Sometimes bassist Corb Lund or singer Mike Caldwell will recognize them as a hardcore fan of the b...