Tag Archives: Fredericton

New Brunswick Musicians Rally To Support Living Roots Fundraiser

Fredericton-based festival Living Roots has spent the last three years promoting local bands, often putting on shows at Grimross Brewing Co. and, of course, throwing their annual festival in late May. Nobody ever said making a living from music was easy, though, and now musicians from around Fredericton and across the province are turning out to support the festival with a fundraiser. Continue reading New Brunswick Musicians Rally To Support Living Roots Fundraiser

Music Video: Stephen Lewis & The Big Band Of Fun Annual Birthday Funkup Breaks Out ‘Everybody Dance’

New Brunswick’s Commander-In-Funk, Stephen Lewis, is celebrating another birthday. As it is written in the Gospel of Funk, he has born unto us a child this day—a child of light and sound. And Stephen, in his funkiness, raised the child up on high and sayeth unto thee ‘Everybody Dance’. Continue reading Music Video: Stephen Lewis & The Big Band Of Fun Annual Birthday Funkup Breaks Out ‘Everybody Dance’

Shivering Songs Announces Initial 2018 Line-Up

Shivering Songs, Fredericton’s midwinter festival of songwriting and storytelling are gearing up for this year’s edition and have announced the 2018 initial lineup. Now in their eighth year, Shivering Songs have earned their reputation as connoisseurs of fine song and songcraft, bringing in acts that tend to the poetic side of things. Held during one of the coldest months of the year, the festival brings  a bit of sunshine—or at least a good story—to brighten those dark winter days.  Continue reading Shivering Songs Announces Initial 2018 Line-Up

Five Films We’re Excited To See At The 2017 Silver Wave Film Festival

Since 2001, the Silver Wave Film Festival has been the go-to film event in New Brunswick. The festival have been crucial in providing a venue for local filmmakers and a silver screen for audiences looking to binge on exceptional short films from all over. This year’s festival is showing over 100 films, which might be a bit much to take in with just four days to see them all. So we picked our five favourite films to show you just a bit of what to expect. Continue reading Five Films We’re Excited To See At The 2017 Silver Wave Film Festival