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MUSIC PREVIEW: Festival season begins!
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It’s a big weekend for festivals, but none in town are bigger than the Edmonton International Jazz Festival, which gets underway Friday. Once again the organizers have done a stellar job attracting a magnificent array of talent in a vast variety of sub-genres and instrumentation from around the w...
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Bob the Angry Flower
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Wait, what? We’re being lied to? NEXT COMIC: White people are ‘wack’ in End of the Earth:       Next: SOCIAL MEDIA HAPPENINGS revives ’50s breakfast cereal mascot:  
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SOCIAL MEDIA HAPPENINGS
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Yum, Honey Smacks … NEXT COMIC: Less appetizing fare in Bob the Angry Flower:       Next: A cartoonist looks deep into his soul in End of the Earth:
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End of the Earth
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Walked right into that one NEXT COMIC: Fourth wall BROKEN in SOCIAL MEDIA HAPPENINGS:       Next: Bob the Angry Flower calls BS:  
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WATCH HERE: Disturbing experimental music video took two years to make
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musician Brian Raine spent two years making a stop-motion video for his song Hurting Other People – an astounding labour of love whose result begs comparisons to those famously creepy Tool videos that used to get banned all the time. In this black and white film for Raine’s experimental project W...
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WEEKEND MUSIC: Take these broken wings and learn to fly again
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Any injured bird or small animal in Northern Alberta is fair game for the WILDNorth Wildlife Rescue and Rehabilitation Society – which throws its annual “Wildlife Festival” this Saturday from 10 am to 6 pm in Queen Mary Park (10844 117 Street). Admission is free – do you hear me? FREE! The good c...
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CONCERT REVIEW: Judas Priest rocks new generation in Edmonton
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There are three things you can rely on in Edmonton in the spring:  unpredictable weather, potholes and a proper heavy metal extravaganza from a classic band. When we found out that Judas Priest was coming to Edmonton in support of their No. 1 album FIREPOWER, I just had to share this local spring...
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Bob the Angry Flower
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Burned at the stake! NEXT COMIC: New Edmonton podcast in End of the Earth:       Next: An artist prepares in SOCIAL MEDIA HAPPENINGS:
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SOCIAL MEDIA HAPPENINGS
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No wrong notes, only opportunities! NEXT COMIC: Impeccable logic from Bob the Angry Flower:       Next: The end of all media in End of the Earth:
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End of the Earth
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Is there a podcast that mocks podcasts? NEXT COMIC: Jazz in SOCIAL MEDIA HAPPENINGS:       Next: Bob the Angry Flower vs. Mr. Lef T. Cred:  
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