Punk Rock Musical doesn’t quite sound right. Punk Rock and Musical doesn’t sound like peanut butter and jelly. They don’t seem like two things that would go together well, but Cordwainer Productions did a marvelous job of merging the...
Last Thursday, the up-and-coming band West Hammock played the Ska-/Punk-inspired night at The Spill alongside friends The Cardboard Crowns in downtown Peterborough. The band took the stage second, and although the guys say they don’t particularly subscribe exclusively to...
Who wants to listen to two old men tell stories and sing songs about family and WWI? Alice Munro once called David Macfarlane's The Danger Tree “about the best prose to come out of this country for my money.” Next year...
The Horror! The Horror! Here's a taste of what the Peterborough music scene has to offer on Halloweeeeeeen! Television Rd - Burial Ground Watershed Hour - I should learn what Web Cache Pre-Fetching is for my exam tomorrow The Silver Hearts - Locust...
  I think we’re a middle child. The dates are a little confused, but at some point in the late 1960s, a group of clever young students ran around creating student organizations. The same people cobbled together Trent Radio, the...
Drawing on cultural studies and contemporary social justice, the new book Ancient Spirit Rising: Reclaiming Your Roots & Restoring Earth Community by independent scholar and social critic Pegi Eyers (Peterborough) offers strategies for intercultural competency, healing our relationships with...
Have you heard?! If you haven’t, you should. The Holy Gasp are coming to Peterborough to play with Television Rd on October 2 at The Red Dog. In anticipation of their arrival, I decided to sit down with their...
  Watershed Hour is Laura and Natalie. Originally from Whitby, they have become a household name in Peterborough and a staple in the Trent music scene. We are sitting outside by Bata, on the steps near the water. How was the...
If you haven’t heard yet, The X-Files have landed in Peterborough. Director Kate Story, along with some excellent talent, has turned the quintessential ‘monster-of-the-week’ television show into a live theatre spectacle right in downtown Peterborough. The serialized drama plays every...
So! You’re new to Peterborough, or you’ve been here a while and never made it out to see what’s going on in the local arts scene. You want to try and fix this, or perhaps you don’t like art...