SNFU singer’s death sparks push to honour Canadian punk icon in hometown of Edmonton

Just days after the world learned of the death of 57-year-old Canadian punk rock icon Ken Chinn, friends of the late singer of SNFU are already mounting an effort to publicly honour the musician in his hometown of Edmonton. Cameron…

‘It’s going to be a disaster’: Alexisonfire’s post-breakup popularity defies expectations

Alexisonfire at Rogers Place on Wednesday, Jan. 22 George Pettit of Alexisonfire still hasn’t wrapped his head around his band’s continuing post-breakup success. “My wife will attest to this,” the singer-guitarist acknowledges with a wry laugh over the phone from…

NOFX, Bad Religion headline punk festival in Edmonton this summer

Tickets went on sale Friday for a punk rock and craft beer festival heading to Alberta’s capital this summer, featuring some of the music genre’s most well-known acts from California. The Punk in Drublic Craft Beer and Music Festival features…