Music

K'naan to play Stanley Park's Malkin Bowl tonight

Regardless of the recent charity controversy or the rain clouds hanging low in the sky, Somali-Canadian musician K'naan will bring his unforgettable mix of poetry, protest, and Somali-infused sounds...

Ecstatic like an electric elastic: Colleen Brown to play Chan Centre for the Performing Arts

Powerful, creative and comforting, Colleen Brown could very well be Canada's next folk superstar.

Tim Oxford and Max Kerman of The Arkells talk to VO

Tim Oxford could not have known it at the time, but one day his job as a golf ball sorter would be inspiration for one of the most heart-pumping tracks off his band's 2008 album Jackson Square. "Oh,...

Evgenia Rabinovich is a peak performer at the 2010 National Canadian Music Competition

Evgenia Rabinovich was born in Saratov Russia in 1993. Today she is respected as one of the top young pianists in Canada. The meritorious Evgenia completed a university minischool program for...

Opera Pro Cantanti celebrates 100 performances

If you were lucky enough to wander past the Cambrian Hall on August 8th, you may have caught a few notes of Bellini, Verdi, or Bartok wafting through the otherwise still evening air.

All’s fair at the fair

Huey Lewis and The News were just one of the ways I found to have good old fashioned fun at the PNE...

This Is Franco: sneak preview

This really is Franco.