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Ten Years

Dennis White reworks one of the most well known samples — “Good Life”

I don’t usually gravitate towards artists who are Grammy award-winning composers — I’m more into the unsung heroes of the underground. But when this new single from Dennis White (aka Latroit) came across my desk, I couldn’t help myself. The trouble with artists that have been garlanded with awards and positions of music greatness sometimes…


David Duffy curates a floating world of improvisational music

The aim of this column is to try and change the perception of jazz’s rotten public image. Each month, a new resident artist will take over the playlist and help shape what jazz means now. This month David Duffy takes over the mix…

December 2023 Mixtape

This month we’ve got over an hour in some of the best house and techno that has been submitted to the blog in the last couple of months. New music from Barry Can’t Swim, Joy Anonymous, Sofia Kourtesis, The Chemical Brothers,…

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50 Cent performs on The Final Lap Tour at the Scotiabank Saddledome on September 10, 2023. Photo by Jarrett Edmund.

Two sides of the coin: 50 Cent live in Calgary

Throw it back to the 2000’s and read our nostalgia-tinged review of 50 Cent’s The Final Lap Tour featuring Busta Rhymes and Jeremih. Spoiler alert: it was a banger.

Sun Ra Arkestra performs at the 2023 Sled Island Music and Arts Festival. Photo by Jarrett Edmund.

Sled Island 2023: Festival Wrap-up

Sled Island 2023 took over Calgary like a hurricane this past week and we’ve got a round-up or artists you gotta check out.

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