In the past three decades, local resident and Trent alum Tom Eastland has established himself as a mainstay in Peterborough’s folk music scene, with a career that has spanned ups and downs and everything in between. In fact, his first...
Photos by Pat Reddick There is something about Peterborough that only people who have lived here can understand. Everyone who has lived here has left at some point in time. Peterborough pushes people away and when people leave they swear they...
Bill James photo: Cylla von Tiedemann Dave Grenon photo: Esther Vincent Entering Market Hall performance centre to see Bill James’ one-night dance performance, eidolon, the audience was met by a large stage space with a table of what seemed to be...
The Trent Lesbian and Gay Collective sent out their first newsletter in 1987 and did absolutely nothing till the nineties. Well not really, but this is the story the “archive” tells. Going from the self representation paper, I give you: The...
If Lester Alfonso’s What Is Art? series has taught him anything – and it seems to have taught him more than a few things – it’s that in the right framing, anything can be art. The What Is Art? film...
Photos by Andrew Tan. To meet Danny Taro, current moniker Erroneous Monk, I arrived at Black Honey atrociously early, a whole 10 minutes before I could even expect him to arrive. Once there, I realized that as a Peterborough musician,...
Every night, in friendly little hippy bars and sketchy rock clubs with weird-smelling bathrooms; in coffee shops and on theatre stages, exciting things are happening in downtown Peterborough. Live music is happening. I’ve been covering the Peterborough music scene for...
Welcome to Trent, and welcome to Peterborough. One of the best things about this community you just became a member of is it’s fantastic local music scene. This is a shortlist of a few of my favourite local bands. I would...
Its hard to profess that Peter Robinson College and the Jolly Hangman pub were the best things going, knowing full well that’s exactly how others feel about their own college, but I’m willing to give it a go. Like with...
Click images for larger versions. Hi-Rez Versions: Singer, Dancers