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Country Thunder Music Festival Prairie Winds Park Calgary Alberta

Country Thunder Music Festival  Prairie Winds Park  Calgary Alberta
  August 17, 18, 19,  2018   Some serious partyin’ was going down in north east Calgary. Line dancin’, redneckin’ drinkin’, yehawin’ and plain ol’ good vibes were in the air as the Country Thunder Festival finished this year’s run at Prairie Winds Park. Three other dates take place yearly in Arizona, Wisconsin and Saskatchewan. These are larger festivals with... Read More

The Trews/Bleeker The Marquee  Calgary A.B.  Nov. 18th 2016

The Trews/Bleeker  The Marquee   Calgary A.B.   Nov. 18th 2016
    The Trews had the audience in hand before they hit the first note at The Marquee in Calgary. Colin McDonald (vocals, Fender Telecaster) John-Angus McDonald (Gibson Les Paul) Jack Syperek (Gibson Thunderbird bass) Gavin McGuire (Ludwig drums) and keyboardist Sean Dalton, kicked out a super slick and crunchy set that showed their years of togetherness. They played the... Read More

Nickelback. The Saddledome Calgary

Nickelback. The Saddledome Calgary
Thursday March 12/ 2015 I’ll admit it. Other than the obvious hits, I don’t know Nickelback’s music much at all. I know I’d have really dug it if I’d discovered them as a 15 year old kid. They’ve certainly rustled up a less than stellar reputation for some, though it doesn’t seem to be rooted in much. They’ve faced much... Read More

Neil Young – Talkin’ to the Free World

Neil Young – Talkin’ to the Free World
Neil Young ended his Honour The Treaties tour in Calgary Alberta this week and always a man to speak his mind, he is lending his celebrity (and mind) to The Athabaska Chipewyan First Nation (ACFN). Update (01/29): Watch a live performance of “Mother Earth” from the Calgary performance here. The intent of the tour is to raise cash for the... Read More

Monster Truck – The Republik – Calgary, Dec 8, 2013

Monster Truck – The Republik – Calgary, Dec 8, 2013
Hamilton’s Monster Truck have wrought themselves in the great fires of early 1970’s stadium rock. In that grand tradition, they blew the doors off The Republik on a snowy Sunday night in Calgary. Consisting of  members Jon Harvey (vocals bass) Jeremy Widerman (guitar vocals) Brandon Bliss (organ vocals) and Steve Kiely (drums vocals) the band are a hard working and... Read More