The Sheepdogs are a rock band from Saskatoon, Saskatchewan.  The band both, musically and aesthetically could have supported CCR when they toured Willy and the Poor Boys in 1969.  This isn’t nostalgia or throwback.  It’s almost like the past...
The Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) released their annual Where We Are On TV report for the 2012-13 season on October 5, a report which tracks LGBT and racial representation on U.S. television. The report finds that 4.4%...
If you were around OC (or the LEC Pit) this week you might have heard whimsical siren songs reminiscent of the 2001 film Legally Blonde. No, it wasn’t anyone trying to lead you astray on your journey to class,...
Caileigh Morrison: Hello. State your name, programme title, and when it is. Greg Wilson: I’m Greg. My programme title is Pink Noise. It’s on Tuesdays at 1PM. CM: Excellent. Now, what is Pink Noise about? What do you do on this...
Iconic East-coast rocker Joel Plaskett has been delivering consistently solid material since his involvement in the grunge inflected “Thrush Hermit” in the early 90s. 16 albums later, Plaskett’s artisic vision has certainly matured (he may disagree) while retaining a...
Being too short to see the rowing races, and being too young for the beer garden, witnessing the unveiling of anart piece seemed right up my alley. I had the opportunity to sit down and chat with the artist,...
Anishinaabe comedian and Second City Conservatory graduate Ryan McMahon’s material has been described as “irreverent and boundary pushing.”  The Unreserved Tour is occurring across Canada this month, stopping in Peterborough on October 15 at the Gordon Best Theatre on...
Joe “Shithead” Keithley has been fronting seminal hardcore band D.O.A. since 1978. 18 albums and 2 books later, Keithley has recently announced his NDP candidacy for the Coquitlam-Burke Mountain riding. D.O.A will be performing at the Red Dog in Peterborough...
Irish-Canadian author Anakana Schofield read from her recently published book Malarky last Thursday. Though she has been recognized by American book giant Barnes and Noble as one of the “Great New Writers” of 2012 (above many American authors, no less),...
Caileigh Morrison: Hello Alissa. Alissa Paxton: Hello Caileigh. CM: You are a programmer at Trent Radio. Tell me about your show. AP: I am going to be doing Afternoons at the Symphony on Wednesday afternoons this year. CM: What is Afternoons at the...