#NOWPLAYING: Curated by Ann Taylor

A Spotify playlist curated by Ann Taylor. This playlist is designed to have the rollercoaster effect on your being as it brings you up nicely with beautifully crafted, lyric-focused folk tunes into a funk and R&B, body moving groove state and back down into ambient vocals and atmospheric sounds.

AJ Robles: Upcoming single “Minimal”

Interview and photos by Annie Da Silva. Flirtatious in nature, rudeboy B*les (pronounced ‘be-less’) is a playful, cheeky r&b singer. Drawing inspiration from artists such as D’Angelo, The Roots, Lauryn Hill, and Anderson Paak, love lyrics and heartbreaks are his sustenance and recreation.

VegFest Calgary 2019

Story by Jenessa Blanchet. Whether you’re already vegan or have just been wanting to learn more about plant-based foods and local, animal friendly goods and services, VegFest Calgary 2019 (VFC), on June 15 at Shaw Millennium Park, would be a perfect introduction to or continued education in all things vegan.

Esker Foundation presents their spring/summer exhibition season – featuring Indigenous artists and filmmakers from the circumpolar world

Story by Jenessa Blanchet. On making your way through the exhibitions, Among All These Tundras and CHANNEL 51: IGLOOLIK, viewers are immediately immersed in a juxtaposition of historical tradition and contemporary artistic forms. This carefully orchestrated, elegiacally curated experience not only brings our awareness to the social, environmental, political and cultural challenges facing the peoples of the circumpolar world, but also appears to test our notions of tradition itself.