Your Starry Night Video Fix

Entertainment & Arts
I just arrived home from a much needed week away at the beach. My family and I were able to lose ourselves (or find ourselves, depending on how you look at it) in the north shore of Nova Scotia, digging in the sand, swimming in the sea, scouring the beach for sea glass, and soaking… Read More

Friday Night Soundtrack: The Hodgepodge Edition

Entertainment & Arts
1. "The Other Side" - Vacay When this track arrived in my inbox, I cracked open the email and pressed play. There are more than enough tunes that come through that have me reaching for the stop button, but Vacay's (nee Levi Randall) sparse and acoustic "The Other Side" immediately reminded me of Dallas Green's… Read More

Concert, Concert, Concerts! Great Shows Coming to Town….

Entertainment & Arts
SONIC CONCERTS PRESENTS A TRIBE CALLED RED IN HALIFAX, AUG. 19 Bursting forth from Canada’s capital, JUNO Award-winning native Producer/DJ crew A Tribe Called Red is producing a truly unique sound that’s impacting the global electronic scene and urban club culture. They will perform at the Marquee Ballroom in Halifax on Friday, Aug. 19. Since… Read More

Laurent Bourque Returns To The East Coast

Entertainment & Arts
After winning over the Halifax crowd during the In The Dead of Winter Festival earlier this year, Ottawa native Laurent Bourque is back! He's bringing his honest, melodic and powerful vocal style to The Company House Saturday, August 13. His latest release, Pieces of Your Past, was recorded last year with Dave Draves (Kathleen Edwards,… Read More

Album Review // Morning Report – Arkells

Entertainment & Arts
If you’re suffering from Arkells exhaustion, it’s going to be a lot worse before it gets better. The band has just unleashed its fourth full-length album Morning Report on the world. A trio of singles, “Private School”, “A Little Rain (A Song for Pete)” and the most recent “Drake’s Dad”, preceded the record release. All… Read More

The Halifax Jazz Fest: A Photographer’s View

Entertainment & Arts
What's great about writing for a site like HAFILAX is the people that you get to meet. Since we've started using this outlet as a space where we can help promote the music scene on the East Coast, there have been industry folk of all different sorts who we've had the pleasure of meeting and dealing… Read More