Brett Kissel’s Edmonton benefit concert for Nashville tornado victims raises $57K

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted March 12, 2020 5:38 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Canadian country music star Brett Kissel’s benefit concert in Edmonton has raised $57,000 for victims…

Interstellar Rodeo won’t be part of Edmonton’s summer festival calendar in 2020

After eight years of entertaining music lovers in Edmonton, the organizers behind Interstellar Rodeo announced Monday that they will not be putting on the music festival in 2020. The festival had also been a fixture in Winnipeg from 2015 to 2017. “Thank…

ESO announces details for annual contest that sees teen have their composition performed at Symphony Under the Sky

The latest edition of an annual contest that sees budding young composers reach for the sky was launched by the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra on Thursday. The ESO issued a news release inviting high school students who are “passionate about composing”…

Alice Cooper announces spring tour, ‘Ol’ Black Eyes’ to play Edmonton in April

Posted October 15, 2019 4:56 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Seventy-one-year-old shock rocker Alice Cooper announced Tuesday that he will make several stops in Canada on his spring tour in…

Wet weather playing role in 40th annual Edmonton Folk Festival

More rain than usual has forced organizers at the Edmonton Folk Music Festival to make some changes. The changes cost the festival an extra $20,000. The money will be spent on rig mats and sand being used to dry the…