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Dinosaur Jr. not extinct yet

After touring with one of the most influential bands of the 1980s and 1990s, Dinosaur Jr., drummer ‘Murph,’ born Emmett Jefferson Murphy III, has a piece of advice for young drummers. “Don’t do it,” he said with a laugh. “No, no. Be true to yourself and the music. Be real. Don’t worry about the type of music you should be making.”Continue...

The horror, the horror!

“It’s a lot of work having a good time,” Rocky Horror’s diva Frankenfurter moans. His claim is just as true for those outside the Transylvanian universe as it is for the characters.Continue...

Candy and cannibalism

An opera most often performed during the month of December, QSOC will have you hanging on to the holiday season with their production of Engelbert Humperdinck’s German opera Hansel and Gretel. After all, what’s more festive than starvation, desertion, creepy woodland creatures and cannibalism?Continue...

Surveillance symposium to take place this weekend at Agnes Etherington Art Centre

It’s 2010 but the world we live in may sometimes be mistaken for an Orwellian 1984. More and more we freely give up our privacy.Continue...

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