Winnipeg mayoral candidate Paula Havixbeck has proposed a plan to deal with frozen pipes. The current councillor says she would immediately fix yards and boulevards in a “coordinated manner” that still need to be repaired. In the mid-term, she says … Continue Reading
Our cousins in Winnipeg are dealing with the celestial overflow that triggered flash flooding. The Weather Network attributed it to the, by now standard, slow-moving rainstorm that hit the city and lingered long enough to deliver more than 75 mm….
There were no riots after Tina Fontaine’s body was pulled out of the Red River in Winnipeg last Friday. It was news, all right, but the 15 year old’s still-unsolved murder couldn’t compete with Ferguson, Missouri, where unarmed blac…
Paper Bag Records labelmates PS I Love You and Mozart’s Sister have announced the dates of their fall tour of Canada. PS I Love You is hitting the road in support of their third release For Those Who Stay. The album was recorded when recorded when Paul Saulnier briefly moved to Toronto from the band’s
The Devin Cuddy Band have announced the dates of their upcoming tour in support of sophomore album Kitchen Knife, out on July 28 on Cameron House Records. The tour will wrap in Toronto on August 8 with an album release show at the Horseshoe. To celebrate, they’ve shared a free stream of ‘Forty Four’; They
Grey Lands, the latest project from Cuff the Duke’s Wayne Petti, has unveiled a free stream of his cover of Bob Dylan’s ‘My Back Pages’, featuring Greg Keelor of Blue Rodeo, via CBC Music. The track is taken from Grey Lands‘ forthcoming debut album Songs by Other People, out on August 12 via Paper Bag
(Harper blowing a kiss to Benjamin Netanyahu!) Stephen Harper is making a big splash over in Israel, and also makes it as our “Asshole of the Day.” folks. Prime Minister Stephen Harper warned Monday of a new age of anti-Semitism, staking new ground in his allegiance to Israel by telling the country’s parliamentarians that those […]