Performing arts conference returns to Nova Scotia: Contact East starts in Pictou

Photo: Whitehorse's Ramshackle Theatre will be performing their "cardboard science fiction puppet show", "Sci-Fi Double Feature". (Credit: / The annual Contact East performing arts conference returns to Nova Scotia today, as Pictou hosts over 30 artists at its deCoste Centre from September 25 - 28. This year marks the event's 23rd year, and returns… Read More

Marianas Trench’s Ian Casselman on music as storytelling, playing BIG RED, keeping cool, and loving the Mellotones

We caught up with Marianas Trench drummer Ian Casselman ahead of the band's performance at BIG RED in Charlottetown, PEI on June 28, 2014. Check out the full interview below. But first, here's Marianas Trench's By Now video: Here's our conversation about growing as a band, the personalities in the music industry, art, playing with… Read More