Math — not exactly the first word you would think about when describing music. If, however, you were to mention the phrase “Modern Math,” the word might prompt an entirely different reaction. For those familiar with the electronic music scene in Calgary, Modern Math is known as a local collective DJ group that hosts regular… Continue reading Modern Math turns up the volume
Think back to the days of ’90s pop music- bubbly tunes, catchy choruses, and a plethora of “I like you, you like me” lyrical themes. Nans & Nat’s debut album, The Right Words, is a variation on these themes that satisfies my bubblegum pop cravings, but its potency is most effective in small doses.The Canadian… Continue reading Spun: Nans & Nat
Victoria Nguyen Gauntlet Entertainment Spotted: Calgary mayor Naheed Nenshi sporting a pair of bright yellow kicks credited to the Bee Kingdom Collective. Now, I know you must be thinking that the Bee Kingdom Collective must be a shoe design company. Surprisingly enough, the Bee Kingdom has absolutely nothing to do with shoes. So who are… Continue reading What is the Bee kingdom Art Collective?
Think back to your favourite story. What made it so great? The nail-biting plot? The swoon-worthy hero?But what if all the words were removed? Most would say that you would be left with a blank page and no story. For one musician, however, this presents the opportunity to tell a story through another, less tangible… Continue reading Two Bicycles
In the notorious online Urban Dictionary, the word “rad” has over sixty user-created definitions. This is quite fitting for the quirky band Rockets and Dinosaurs, as they too would describe themselves as a mash-up of many different characteristics.R.A.D. are a four-piece Calgary-based pop-rock group comprised of guitarists Jordan Potekal and Cam Bahan, bassist Gavin Howard,… Continue reading Rockets and Dinosaurs