J.P. Perron

  • Mirror, mirror on the wall, who has the greatest record collection of them all?

    Alan Zweig’s Vinyl is a look into the often neurotic personalities of record collectors, his own included.

  • A hootenanny before the hiatus

    If you’ve had the opportunity to witness the bristling and twisted bluegrass spectacle the D.Rangers spill on their audiences, you’re probably already on your way to the West End Cultural Centre tonight.

  • Arts Briefs

    Did a giraffe hold the boom mic? ; Sweet History ; eAryan

  • Nanook worth another look

    Nanook paddles to shore in a kayak stuffed like a clown car. A kid rides on top, the hull houses two adults, a baby, Nanook and even a husky puppy.

  • Five local artists to watch in 2010

    2009 was another banner year for music in Manitoba, and although it seems impossible, 2010 could very well trump it. Here are five local acts you should keep your eye on.

  • KING KHAN & BBQ - Invisible Girl

    “Open the door, come on in, let the animal party begin,” sings King Khan & BBQ as they are surrounded by twelve chickens, three elephants, five pigs, eight monkeys, two cows and a zebra.

  • You Say Party! We Say Die! - XXXX

    Question: If X=♥ and You Say Party! We Say Die! are travelling across Europe for 16 weeks and they have a barroom brawl resulting in a nervous breakdown, then how much love is necessary for YSP!WSD! to make an exceptional dance album?

  • ANGRY DRAGONS - Angry Dragons

    “Boom boom boom shang-a-lang,” a blast of energy spews from your speakers in the form of Snake Apartment, the opening track from this self-titled debut.

  • YACHT - See Mystery Lights

    Occult phenomena is the lyrical and visual backdrop to this album of dance floor treasures.