local music

Begonia’s in bloom

Local music icon Alexa Dirks, known onstage as Begonia, is between filming music videos and a busy tour schedule. She is also releasing her first full-length album, Fear, Sept. 13.

Begonia — Fear, 4.5/5

Alexa Dirks, who performs under the name Begonia, unsurprisingly delivers stellar vocals and raw lyrics on her highly anticipated debut full-length album, Fear.

On the road

After years of performing and touring with fellow Canadian acts, renowned Winnipeg guitarist Ariel Posen is headlining his own tour of the U.K., Canada and the U.S. to promote his first solo LP, How Long.