Published February 15, 2018
Writing about music can sometimes feel like threading a needle with a live catfish.
For this year’s Uniter Fiver, we switched up the order of things a bit and had readers vote on the grand winner of the top five rather than all of the submissions.
Pop-punk trio The 1221 take being close with your bandmates to a whole new level.
Singer-songwriter Taylor Janzen is a self-proclaimed Julien Baker Evangelist, crediting the artist with inspiring her to open up emotionally within her own writing.
Their name might suggest otherwise, but the Giant Skellies are anything but bare bones
Cory Sulyma, one-half of local folk duo Two Crows For Comfort, shies away from categorizing the band’s music
Dizzy Mystics is a local rock-inspired band with funk, jazz, folk and ’70s metal influences.
Katlin Mathison takes music very seriously. The singer-songwriter, who performs under the moniker Okay Mann, started out with typical high school rock band gigs in his hometown of Brandon.
Addictions support art group // Artists in schools // All-Inuit guest curatorial team at WAG // 48-hour Anti-Racism Film Challenge // Yoga and fitness for Black men // Classical romance
The very first Afro Prairie Film Festival, a weekend devoted to the screening of films featuring and created by Black individuals, takes place from Feb. 23 to 25 in Winnipeg.
The fifth and final album from Coma Cinema, Loss Memory, is a wonderfully emotional and original final statement from multi-instrumentalist and songwriter Matthew Lee Cothran
Minneapolis-based artist and curator Natasha Pestich’s exhibition at Martha Street Studio presents a retrospective collection of screen-printed posters advertising past exhibits by the artist Jan Xylander.
The options for musicians to rent practice space in Winnipeg are risky. The rental laws are ill-defined, which means that tenants rarely purchase insurance or sign a lease agreement, and rent is usually paid in cash
From September 2014 to June 2015, Cootie Club offered an alternative gathering space in Winnipeg’s music scene.
WOKE Comedy Hour is held once a month at the Good Will Social Club. Occuring on Feb. 20 this month, WOKE showcases Indigenous folks and People of Colour, with an emphasis on women and non-binary individuals
Local Brews + Global Views // Peaceful Protest Against the Plea // Queer yoga // Genderfest Winnipeg // Bridging Two Worlds book launch
Between Feb. 12 and 16, the Sexuality Education Resource Centre Manitoba (SERC) will host Sexual and Reproductive Health Awareness Week on the topic of “Minding Our Business”: Sexual Health & Mental Wellness.
Ai-Kon is an non-profit organization that holds an annual Japanese and pop culture convention in Winnipeg.
Campus radio gives students the opportunity to strengthen their own communication skills and have a boost of confidence overall.
Before becoming a professor, Shelagh Carter studied in New York and Los Angeles as an actress and graduated from the Canadian Film Centre’s Directors Lab in Toronto.
Students are often trying to find the best way to study all of the time, and some students use music as their go-to studying aid. Finding the best tunes can be hard, especially at high-stress times like midterms week.
“Gypsy” is a slur.
A comic by Keegan Steele
A comic by Logan Stefanson