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McCann, Fisher share Communitea stage

McCann, Fisher share Communitea stage

Here’s a question for you – what do The Man in Black, a sailor in a Sou’wester, The Red-Headed Stranger and a soldier in puttees have in common? To all outward appearances, very little.

Zoo Lion back in the Valley

Most nights, when members of an up and coming band step out on stage, it’s before dozens, or, if they’re lucky, maybe hundreds of people. For Calgary rockers Zoo Lion, that is generally the case.

Allen and Alexander stop in with dirty laundry

Musicians Leslie Alexander and Jenny Allen have united for a nation-wide tour of song and good times. Promoting their newest albums, Allen’s Blanket and Alexander’s Nobody’s Baby, they will make a stop in Canmore at the Drake Inn on May 1.

Celebration, exhibit marks 40th anniversary of trail guide

In the summer of 1970, Brian Patton and Bart Robinson set out to create the first hiking guide to the Canadian Rockies.
ELLEN MCILWAINE CLOSES LIVE ON 7TH

ELLEN MCILWAINE CLOSES LIVE ON 7TH

She’s been there and done that many times over during her musical career. She’s played with the greats, played around the world, carved out her own career and embraces three cultures which influence her music.

Mapping the Crown

The April meeting of the Bow Valley Naturalists will take place on Wednesday, April 27 at 7:30 p.m. in the Banff Seniors Centre.
Tokyo Police Club in search of a little pond hockey

Tokyo Police Club in search of a little pond hockey

Communitea Café in Canmore is trying something different. Known for being an intimate venue for live music, café owner Marnie Dansereau is looking to Creekside Hall to allow her to bring in a larger act.
Clegg stops in on North American tour

Clegg stops in on North American tour

One of South Africa’s most celebrated sons is back on the road in North America and will make one of his three Alberta stops at The Banff Centre.
Dan Hudson goes Around The Sun

Dan Hudson goes Around The Sun

Canmore artist Dan Hudson departed April 8 for a year of residency and exhibitions in Berlin, Germany. “Right now, Berlin is the centre of the art world and that’s the reason I’m going there,” said Hudson in an interview April 7.

Bow takes on symbolic meaning in new novel

It is said that just before people die, their lives flash before their eyes as the mind runs at light speed through every memory.