Story by Sara Kuefler. There are records you can get utterly lost in. Think of The Doors or Hendrix, spinning away on your turn table as you slide into a different dimension. Well, if you are looking to be transported, fire up your lava lamps and incense, find a comfy cushion, and allow yourself to melt into Fever Feel’s self-titled debut LP: a journey into a dreamscape to mystify and captivate the senses and soul.
Story by Christina Wong. Few festivals in Calgary are as provocative as the M:ST Performative Arts Festival. As a visual arts celebration, M:ST is a product of its roots: a collaboration of artists and artist-run spaces. The festival is currently in its 18th year, and this year’s programming brings a fresh take on themes of culture and diversity.
Story by Jesse Shire. Photo by Sara Kuefler. Music, as an artform, has been an integral part of the human experience for longer than our recorded history has allowed us to remember. We’ve seen storytellers, cultural leaders, creative pioneers, and community heroes help give definition to our lives and identities in ways we’ve otherwise been unable to.
Article by Aaron Mottershead. Photos by Andrea Wong. Self-declared foodies rejoice because Calgary’s tastiest festival is back to bring your taste buds on a trip around the world. Taste of Calgary is an annual outdoor food festival featuring restaurants, food trucks, breweries and distilleries from Calgary and surrounding area.
Story by Jesse Shire. Photo by Will Geier. For most people, myself included, attending a music festival is an opportunity to remove yourself from everyday routine while being surrounded by friends and colleagues in a setting that allows for formality and pretense to erode, especially considering the presence of beer gardens, warm weather, and tens of thousands of other music lovers.