Photos by Ben Legere. The Spill on George Street is one of those unusual venues that seems to change shape according to the number of people attending. You can never eyeball the capacity quite right. Put a few people in, and...
There is much intrigue as to whether our lives are based on “happenstance moments”—pivotal points that occur due to a coincidence—our destiny or fate, or perhaps even a mixture of those components. While most of us spend our whole...
Trent University Music Society (TUMS) will be hosting its annual Battle of the Bands (BOTB) this Saturday at Sadleir House. The event starts at 8pm and  will feature eight bands competing for a first place prize of $500 and eight...
I’m a filmmaker, but I’ve also dabbled as a film critic. The practice is still new to me and there are times where exploring such work inspires an uncomfortable sentiment within me. Who am I to critique to a...
With just a few months under their belt, the joint venture of It’s a Musical Thing and Triptastic Treasures has already made a pleasant dent in the Peterborough performance art and fashion scene. Located at 414 Water St., the...
From Feb. 11 to Feb. 13, The Theatre on King was home to two short plays directed by Simon Turner-Semchuk: When I Sorrow Most was written by Turner-Semchuk, and Quinn McGlade-Ferentzy penned Sinking’s Better Than Standing Still. When I Sorrow...
An informal interview with John K. Muir, General Manager of Trent Radio and Jill StavelEy, production manager and Rock and Roll Fairy Godmother. Syed: How did Trent Radio come about? Muir: It was , and I think Stephen (Stohn) may have...
We all delve into a little bit of “golden age thinking” from time to time, the thought that our present is far less exciting and meaningful than the past. Perhaps some of us look back to the 1980’s, studying...
Quietly reading to yourself is actually a relatively recent practice. Announcing words that you do not choose as though through a magic spell shooting out messages and meanings from your voice but beyond your ken, like some form of spirit...
Clairvoyant: defined as, “A supernatural ability to perceive future events”. Clairvoyant: defined as, “A Peterborough/Toronto band that battles life’s bullshit, one song, one verse, one anger-drenched line at a time.” “There is so much left to do before I die” screams...