Published February 7, 2019
Drumroll, please … our annual New Music Issue is finally here!
Welcome to this year’s Uniter Fiver!
Bassist Alex Braun and guitarist Nick Lavich played in a band together in high school. That band was called Cataract.
House Handshake is a band that believes in togetherness. Most of them share a home as well as a musical journey.
Coming of age provides a deep well of emotion from which to draw artistic inspiration. According to Dinner Club, their hard-hitting, driven punk songs feature a touch of it all.
Mister K a.k.a Kevin Roy is looking to the past to bring something new to pop music.
Baseball Hero is a relatively new band to Winnipeg, but their laid-back, honest approach to songwriting has brought them quickly into the spotlight.
Vanessa and JP Peters have helped some of Winnipeg’s most exciting musical projects to sound their best as co-proprietors of Private Ear Recording.
Black History Month on campus // Free music workshops for North End youth // La Poutine Week // Canadian International Comedy Film Festival // Tom Stoppard’s Arcadia at UWinnipeg
The Winnipeg New Music Festival Composer’s Institute (WNMFCI) invests the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra’s (WSO) collaborative capital into the careers of a lucky handful of sonic storytellers.
Stages are elevated spaces, spaces of heightened visibility.
Jamboree starts their five-track EP Island Life off with sparkling synthesizer sounds and crystal-clear rhodes tones.
My name is Frances Koncan, and I hate musical theatre.
Love Positive Women card making // Peg City Climate Jam // Rohingya crisis panel discussion and film screening // RE-FORM // From ancient Greece to the classroom
Some musicians join bands in high school and stay together for decades, but Brett Keating and Joshua Neufeld are among the many who are currently looking to Kijiji and Bandmix.ca to find their future music partners.
Eadha Bread will host a Valentine’s Sourdough for Queers workshop on Feb. 14.
Post-secondary education can be stressful and take up a lot of time. Balancing the responsibilities of school and music can be challenging, but for Brett Ticzon, it was all about prioritizing.
For many high school students, playing an instrument ends once they graduate.
In Winnipeg, we wear our winters as a badge of honour.
Strange; odd; peculiar; eccentric. These are the 16th century connotations of the word “queer.”
A puzzle by Justin Ladia.