Arts and Culture

 Jason Setnyk

Concert Review of CJ Ramone Live at House of TARG

Article and Photo by Jason Setnyk Ottawa Ontario – On Thursday, June 9th, 2016, I saw CJ Ramone live in concert at House of TARG in Ottawa. I’ve been a fan of the Ramones for over twenty years, but I never saw them live. Unfortunately the band broke up when I was in Grade 9, […]

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Comedian Wafik Nasralla chooses Cornwall for warm-up

Submitted article | Photo by Jason Setnyk Cornwall Ontario — On Saturday June 11th a slew of comics are taking the stage at Deke & Squeaks including headliner Wafik Nasralla. Wafik Nasralla, a veteran comedian of 20 years, is preparing to record his first live comedy album the following weekend. The highly anticipated recording will be […]

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Interview with The Balconies who play Cornwall on June 17th

Article and Interview by Jason Setnyk | Submitted Photo Cornwall Ontario — Two gifted and accomplished bands, The Balconies and Rebelle, are scheduled to play a free concert in Cornwall on Friday June 17th at Lola’s Pub. The Balconies, who formed in 2007, are a duo pop/rock band, originally from Ottawa, but who now hail […]

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Great Big Interview with Sean McCann who headlines Cornwall Musicfest

Great Big Interview with Sean McCann who headlines Cornwall Musicfest

Cornwall Ontario — Folk rock artist and Great Big Sea alumni Sean McCann will be headlining the inaugural Cornwall MusicFest which takes place on Saturday August 20th outside at the Nav Centre. Sean McCann, aka “The Shanty Man”, was born and raised in Newfoundland. Growing up in St. John’s has influenced his song-writing. “St. John’s is […]

 Jason Setnyk

How to Stick it to the Man Over The Tragically Hip Ticket Fiasco

Article by Alycia Douglass | Photo by Kim Pardi (Wiki Commons) Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’re probably already aware of (and justifiably pissed at) The Tragically Hip’s current ticket-sale conundrum. On May 24th, The Hip took to social media, sharing the difficult news that frontman, Gord Downie had been diagnosed with terminal brain […]

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