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Must Attend: Calgary Folk Music Festival

Must Attend: Calgary Folk Music Festival

For four days (July 26-29) Calgary will become the mecca for music lovers of all sorts thanks to the much anticipated Calgary Folk Music Festival. A staple in the city’s cultural community for the past 30 years, the festival has...
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Work Hard, Play Hard Summer Mixtape

Looking for new music to get you motivated at work or the energy flowing before a big night out? DJ Wristpect's summer mixtape recorded from his monthly residency at Dragonfly Nightclub is the perfect mix of indie, electro, rock, soul, and summer vibes
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Heard Before the Herd: Week of July 6, 2012

Heard Before the Herd is your disconnect from the radio, playing seemingly the same song on repeat without end. Plus, it's a chance to discover up-and-coming Canadian talent that should definitely have a place on your iPod
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YPDaily: Shane Forrest

Making a living as a musician is a challenge, so one must know how to roll with the punches. Find out how 35-year-old Shane Forrest balances touring and managing his own production company, and what advice he has for young professionals, in today's YEDaily
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The Global Groove Network: How Music Shapes Identity

Sometimes when you hear a particular song or lyric you are immediately transported back in time and can clearly remember how you were feeling and what you were doing at that particular moment or point in life. The Global Groove Network, six years in the making, explores this phenomenon in a fascinating documentary
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Heard Before the Herd: Week of June 21, 2012

Heard Before the Herd is your disconnect from the radio, playing seemingly the same song on repeat without end. Plus, it's a chance to discover up-and-coming Canadian talent that should definitely have a place on your iPod...
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Heard Before the Herd: Week of June 13, 2012

Heard Before the Herd is your disconnect from the radio, playing seemingly the same song on repeat without end. Plus, it's a chance to discover up-and-coming Canadian talent that should definitely have a place on your iPod
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Heard Before the Herd: Week of May 21, 2012

This week's selection of notable Canadian music talent is highlighted by a rural Atlanta folk/inde rock band and a Montreal-based group with a seriously psychedelic sound. Here's what you should have on your iPod
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Heard Before the Herd

Considering the radio these days is only bearable for about a quarter of an hour, it's essential to have an iPod stocked full of new music at any given time of day. It's even better when that music consists mainly of homegrown talent. Here are five Canadian bands and artists you should definitely have on your playlist
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