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One of the city’s classical jewels, Music at the Millennium (MATM), celebrates the “art of the solo” with its 11th annual summer concert series. An all-new lineup of free weekly lunch-hour…
POP / ROCK Amelia Curran Watershed (Six Shooter Records) “Nobody listening if nobody talks…” So goes a line from Try, the lilting, bluesy ninth track on St. John’s singer/songwriter Amelia Curran’s recently released eighth…
The title of the alleged track appeared on the Wikipedia page of songwriter Max Martin, spurring rumors that the former Disney darling is hitting the studio together with her…
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The 23-year-old singer forgot some lyrics on the song's chorus and sang 'blah, blah, blah' and random Spanish words instead to fill the…
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The 37-year-old Atlanta spitter will release his latest ten-track effort on Friday, May 26 in honor of his freedom from prison a year…
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Initial reports suggested that Lana Del Rey's album Lust for Life would be out on May 26 through Interscope, but those plans fell through. Now, the long-teased album finally has a concrete arrival date: July 21. This news was announced by Lana herself in a simple tweet: July 21 fam — Lana Del Rey (@LanaDelRey) May 25, 2017 So far, Lana has released the tracks "Love," "Lust for L…
05.25 / 04:31
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As originally seen on Exclaim.ca.Last year, American songwriting legend Randy Newman gave us his new song "Putin," promising at the time that a new album was heading our way fast. Now said record — Newman's first proper studio album since 2008's Harps and Angels — has been properly announced. The album is titled Dark Matter, and it will see release on CD/digitally August 4 via Nonesuch. The vinyl edition will follow on August 18. Dark Matter was recorded in L.A. and produced by lon…
05.25 / 04:07
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With summer coming up fast, Vancouver's West 4th Avenue Khatsahlano Street Party has revealed this year's lineup. Set to take place on July 8, the free party will feature the likes of the Zolas, the Courtneys, D.O.A., Louise Burns, War Baby, Malcolm Jack, Twin Bandit, Peach Pit, Jody Glenham, V.Vecker Ensemble, Johnny Payne, Jock Tears, the Wooden Horsemen and more. Like in previous…
05.25 / 03:43
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The collaborative performance, which was announced on Wednesday, May 24, will mark the country duo and the EDM group's first live collaboration on…
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The 'Side to Side' singer has decided to cancel some of her shows until next month following the deadly explosion at her Manchester…
05.25 / 02:20
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“Women come up to us all the time and give us the most amazing compliments like ‘Salt-N-Pepa was the soundtrack of my life.’ They remind us that we meant so much to them. Sometimes artists don’t really grasp…
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12 Seven Bays turns two Thursday Rock out at this cafe's celebration that features a special climbing session followed by beers and beats! 11 Blue Nose Marathon 2017 Friday // Saturday // Sunday Run, cheer or volunteer in the city's biggest cardio session while raising funds for various…
05.25 / 00:22
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Multiple award winning, Grammy-nominated R&B/hip hop artist, drummer and producer Anderson .Paak & The Free Nationals play the Halifax Jazz Festival Waterfront Main Stage Saturday, July 15, 2017. Festival passes are available for purchase beginning today, May…
05.25 / 00:22
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10 Halifax Record Fair Saturday Music lovers can get their hands on some hot (and cool, and rare!) wax at this shopping session filled with over 40 tables of LPs and 45s.  9 Craft Beer Week Full House Friday // Saturday Start training now for this marathon session that features over 25 local brews!  8 Art Thursday // Friday // Saturday // Sunday This play offers witty banter between three friends on what is (and isn't!)…
05.25 / 00:22
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The organization is primed to offer an electronic-only jamming night, dubbed the Techno…
05.24 / 22:53
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Veteran singer-songwriter and poet does an admirable job of changing things…
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"you'll never find me singing about picking cotton, because I've never had to" -Harpdog…
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Preview of Slates, CD release at Barber Ha on May…
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As originally seen on Exclaim.ca.Other than the actual U.S. president, there are few people who deserve the title "the disaster artist" quite like The Room auteur Tommy Wiseau. Bringing things full circle, Wiseau has taken on the presidential role in a brand new parody video. From director Julian Higgins comes the fictional trailer for Car Botz, a low-budget Morovian ripoff of Transformers. The clip features plenty of laughably bad special effects as well as Wiseau doing his best job of …
05.24 / 21:22
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As originally seen on Exclaim.ca.The news of alt-rock icon Chris Cornell's suicide rocked the music world last week, with tributes coming in from a host of the Soundgarden vocalist's musical contemporaries. Now, Cornell's wife Vicky has published an open letter to her late husband. In the letter published by Billboard, she remembered Cornell as "the best father, husband and son-in-law. Your patience, empathy and love always showed through." "You had always said I saved you, that you w…
05.24 / 21:22
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