local music

Classical rock stars

This weekend’s pairing between the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra (WSO) and four well-known local bands is both innovative and a slight refinement of past collaborations. The…


Locals to look out for

Hey Winnipeg, Here are three local groups that made their mark on YouTube.   Greg MacPherson – “1995” This video is notable because G-Mac is…




New Year’s resolutions

It has been an incredible year for musicians and artists from Winnipeg; the Cannon Bros. were nominated for a Polaris Prize, there were exceptional album…


Failed States

“We live ourselves as rational creatures. But is it rational to wait like sheep in a pen as [they] steer us to mass extension? Why…



Eat, Sleep, Drink Evil

Christening your band “Goatwhore” is definitely not the path of least resistance to widespread social acceptance. This is unfortunate, because to hear lead singer Ben…