Posts by Music

Singing in a different key

By Katie Thompson, News Contributor • November 22, 2014

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King’s Chorus prepares for fifth anniversary
The King’s Chorus promises it’s next concert will be off the Handel. Celebrating their 5th anniversary the chorus will …

Steve Lambke of The Constantines talks to the Gazette

By Anfernee Duncombe, Arts Contributor • November 15, 2014

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The newly reunited band’s Atlantic finale

As The Constantines gear up to play their Nov. 14 reunion show at The Marquee, the Gazette had a …

Halifax Pop Explosion 2014 photo gallery

By Various, Arts Contributors • November 10, 2014

Halifax Pop Explosion 2014 photo gallery

 

Take a look at The Gazette’s photos from this year’s Halifax Pop Explosion! Photos taken by Mat Wilush and Alexander Maxwell.
 
 

Reviews from the depths of the Arts Desk

By Alexandra Florent, Poetry Contributor • October 3, 2014

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The Gazette pans for gold through years of accumulated CDs
Greg Rekus – Greg Rekus Demo
An acoustic, alternative, folk and punk artist, Greg Rekus has …

Reviews from the depths of the arts desk

By Anfernee Duncombe, Arts Contributor • September 26, 2014

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The Gazette pans for gold through years of accumulated CDs

Life Theoretic – When the Truth Comes Out
If the cover artwork was not a big …

Two nights under purple lights

By Mat Wilush, Arts Editor • September 19, 2014

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A look back at the DalFest weekend
A friend told me that to write about a show or festival isn’t about explaining the show to …

It’s a small world, Molly Rankin

By Mat Wilush, Arts Editor • September 19, 2014

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 A chat with Alvvays’ leading lady
Halifax’s music scene is a sort of insular entity; a breeding pool that rarely spits up a nationally-renowned bands, …

The Khyber’s long summer

By Mat Wilush, Arts Editor • September 12, 2014

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Things have never been grimmer for the Khyber Art Society (KAS). Having been evicted from their historic property on Barrington Street earlier this year …

Crowdsurfing at the Quad

By Mat Wilush, Arts Editor • August 31, 2014

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Imagine a weekend where the Dalhousie campus quad is transformed from bare grass and weathered architecture into a festival romping grounds. A beer tent …

Dal Engineering’s folk soul

By Kay Jeffrey, News Contributor • March 28, 2014

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Luke Gallant, a 24 year-old singer-songwriter originally from PEI, has a sound that could turn a gathered room to stillness. His sound blends intoxicating …