affiche contre la Charte des valeurs québécoises maintenant dans les rues de Montréal ! (conception de l’affiche par LOKi design en collaboration avec d’autres artistes / activistes)
posters against the Québec charter of values now on the streets of Montréal ! (poster concept by LOKi design in collaboration with other artists / activists)
i’ve been having an affair with electronic music for almost a decade now, cheating on my first true love, folk music. it doesn’t feel wrong though – electronic music is the younger, hotter babe i take out on the dancefloor, but folk music is who i’ll always come home to. folk, indie, bluegrass, country, gospel; i probably shouldn’t lump them all together, but all have been a part of my life in…
sam smith is another artist i featured in my “artists to watch 2014” post, but another one that is so good, i felt he deserved his own music monday article.
in 2012, brooklyn-based composer rebecca brandt released a 14-track album called numbers & shapes. composed and orchestrated for 30+ instruments, the album is beautifully, astoundingly multi-layered. if part of the magic of music is taking the listener on a journey, brandt is a shaman. “i’m generally inspired by the people around me, who are doing some amazing things and producing all this…
“i believe most people are inherently good. they just need an opportunity to show that goodness.” colm wilkinson is standing at the edge of the stage in toronto’s princess of wales theatre. still in costume, wilkinson has just finished a one-off charity performance as the bishop in new rendition of les miserables. the crowd is silent, listening.
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