MUSIC

6 Fierce Women Workin’ It at Beyography

6 Fierce Women Workin’ It at Beyography

You may remember Beyography – the Beyonce dance class brought to Hamilton by Erika McMeekin from The Academy of All Things Awesome. Now, Erika is bringing Biebography to the city so we can groove to JT’s Sorry! (Unfortunately, the Biebs won’t be there in person to watch us […]

Ian Thomas Performs with the HPO

Ian Thomas Performs with the HPO

Since his 1973 hit “Painted Ladies”, Hamilton native Ian Thomas has added impressive achievements to his repertoire. The JUNO Award-winning singer-songwriter has earned four SOCAN classic awards, a UNICEF Danny Kaye Humanitarian award and Gemini nominations. With 15 albums under his belt, Ian is the […]

Supercrawl 2015: Hamilton is served its end-of-summer waterslide

Supercrawl 2015: Hamilton is served its end-of-summer waterslide

Sometimes you have to be careful what you wish for. Hamilton spent this summer fighting with the city for a waterslide, but was handed a water crawl. Hamilton’s Supercrawl has had positive growth since its humble beginnings in 2009, reaching beyond James St. North to […]

Greenbelt Harvest Picnic 2015

Greenbelt Harvest Picnic 2015

The Arkells, Gordon Lightfoot and Bahamas The Harvest Greenbelt Picnic marks the end of summer, attracting musicians and local food trucks to celebrate music, nature and local produce. Despite the loss of popular headliners, Iron and Wine, the show managed to go on, featuring hometown […]

Hamilton Philharmonic Orchestra: What’s happening next?

Hamilton Philharmonic Orchestra: What’s happening next?

Hamilton Philharmonic Orchestra’s 2014/2015 season ended with James Sommerville in Concert on May 23. The performance was a farewell to seven-season HPO music director, Sommerville, and had devoted concert-goers eager for the start of next season in September under the leadership of new director, Gemma […]

Graham Caldwell of Billy Moon hits Hamilton on tour

Graham Caldwell of Billy Moon hits Hamilton on tour

Lead singer, songwriter, and guitarist of the band Billy Moon, Graham Caldwell, went from his first EP, ShittyRocknRoll to his current 5 song EP, Young Adult. The garage rock band is comprised of Caldwell and Patrick Ryan on drums, and their album titles just might […]

Kathleen Munroe

Kathleen Munroe

Best known for her acting roles in Resurrection and other hit TV series, Kathleen Munroe has expanded to recording artist, debuting her 7-song EP on May 12. I saw Munroe play her first show in her home-town of Hamilton on May 1 at This Ain’t […]

Interview with The Bandicoots

Interview with The Bandicoots

Nicolai Kozel (lead guitar), Andrew Parkinson (percussion/vocals), Lorant Polya (bass guitar), and Justin Ross (rhythm guitar/lead vocals) met at a house party and found a room with a drum kit and a few guitars. They started jamming some covers from the Strokes and Arctic Monkeys […]

PHOTOS: JUNO Awards Gala

PHOTOS: JUNO Awards Gala

The JUNO Awards kicked off with the Green Carpet Welcome Reception on Friday and broke into different events, pop up shows and celebrity sightings across our bright city. The Lister Block was beautifully lit, showcasing one of Hamilton’s historic assets. It has been 14 years since the CARAS […]