Title Sleeping Operator Artist The Barr Brothers Label Secret City Rating 3/4 Year 2014 One day the Eagles will wake up in hell and wish they had done it like The Barr Brothers. Henley and Frey and company were exceptional but insincere, and sometimes not all that exceptional. Like the Eagles, Montreal’s Barr Brothers rock… Read More


A diverse group of leaders with talents ranging from music to medicine has received the province’s top accolade. John Mann, a founding member of the iconic Canadian band Spirit of the West, was among 16 people presented with the Order of British Columbia on Tuesday. Lt.-Gov. Judith Guichon says the award recognizes the hard work,… Read More


Bob Dylan tumbled from a Triumph motorcycle on a sunny Friday morning in Woodstock 50 years ago on July 29, 1966. The banged-up musician holed up in the mountains of upstate New York for months afterward, dramatically altering the rocket ride of his career. It’s the most analyzed motorcycle crash in pop-culture history, but details… Read More


Winnipeg police have arrested two people for allegedly scalping tickets to a Tragically Hip concert. Police say undercover officers replied to online ads for tickets to Friday’s show. The officers met with the pair and were allegedly offered floor seats for “an amount substantially greater than their original face value.” A 30-year-old man and a… Read More


When we asked the actor-writer-musician Raoul Bhaneja what he’s fired up about these days, he had two words for us: Suicide Squad. “I hope not to violate her non-disclosure agreement, but my wife makes an appearance in the film,” Toronto’s Bhaneja says about the actress Birgitte Solem. “The film is the talk of our household,… Read More


Carsick Cars – Zhongnanhai (2007) You don’t need to know what a Zhongnanhai is to sing along to this song. You can pretend it’s about a brand of electric scooter, an imperial garden, a long-lost lover’s lingering last name. You don’t need to know that it’s about singing cigarettes; you can forget that fact. My… Read More


By Dailymail.com Reporter Despite Dascha Polanco’s prominent role on a hit Netflix show and large social media following, designers still refuse to collaborate with the actress because of her size. The 33-year-old star spoke out about her experiences with being turned away in an interview with Vogue Magazine on Monday. ‘I understand that it’s business, but still,… Read More