Tagged July 31 2014

Sidney York put their <3s into latest album

By Connor Sadler, July 31, 2014 — With the music industry changing so rapidly, musicians have to do something innovative to stand out. Local duo Brandi Sidoryk and Krista Wodelet of Sidney York are doing just that with their unique blend of electronic and orchestral music. Their latest record (pronounced ‘hearts’) consists of five mini…

Shambhala returns for psychedelic forest romp

By Chris Adams, July 31, 2014 — Shambhala Music Festival has built a reputation as Western Canada’s top destination for electronic music over the course of 16 summers. Nestled on a ranch in the Kootenay mountains, Shambhala brings 10,000 people an hour’s drive south of Nelson on the second weekend of August. What started as…

Yamantaka // Sonic Titan:

By Sean Sullivan, July 31, 2014 — Research is one of those terms that gets thrown around in the arts, but for singer Ruby Kato Attwood of Yamantaka // Sonic Titan, research is part of what she does as a musician. “We’ve all sort of been through the university rigamarole, so it’s been drilled into…

Calgary Horror Con brings gore, community together

By Liv Ingram, July 31, 2014 — When people think of horror, it’s easy to reduce the genre to blood, guts and gore. People may not know about the growing popularity of horror conventions, which are driven by love of the genre and a sense of community. Calgary Horror Con returns this Saturday for its…

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