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Bon Jovi & Dire Straits Going are Going into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

ENTERTAINMENT NEWS - It's that time of year when the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame announce the new inductee's. This year the rock heavy list also includes Bon Jovi, Dire Straights, The Cars, Moody Blues and singer Nina Simone. Alicia Powell has more information in this Reuters News video report. Source: Bon Jovi and…

The Walker Theatre’s Journey to The Burt

WINNIPEG, MB - The Walker Theatre was named for and funded by an American named Corliss Powers Walker who had slowly developed a chain of theatres in the United States and eventually in Canada. His first foray into Canadian theatre came in Winnipeg, when he leased the Bijou Theatre in 1897, after being convinced to…

Female Force Strong at 'The Last Jedi'

ENTERTAINMENT NEWS - The next instalment of Star Wars has fans talking around the world. 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' actors Daisy Ridley, Mark Hamill and Andy Serkis discuss how the new film reflects today's changes in society. Rollo Ross has more information in this Reuters News video report. Source: Female Force strong at 'The…

Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra Play in Knox United Church

WINNIPEG, MB. - On February 3, Knox United Church will be home to the world premiere of the live score to noted independent filmmaker Bill Morrison's latest film, Dawson City: Frozen Time. The film's score, composed by and performed with Sigur Rós collaborator Alex Somers will be brought to life with eight singers, eight strings,…

WSO Resident Conductor Julian Pellicano Takes the Reins

WINNIPEG, MB. - The Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra (WSO) will once again illuminate the Christmas season with their annual performance of Handel's Messiah. This year's concert will mark the Classic Series debut of WSO Resident Conductor Julian Pellicano, Dec 15-16, at the Centennial Concert Hall. Both evenings feature a glowing cast of talented, local soloists including…

A Christmas Celebration Returns this Sunday

WINNIPEG, MB. - The best Christmas music, incredible Manitoba talent, and a little holiday spirit for the whole family, returns this Sunday, Dec 10 at 2:00 pm with the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra's (WSO) A Christmas Celebration, hosted by Ace Burpee at the Centennial Concert Hall. A Christmas Celebration is a growing holiday tradition for more…

Papa Roach to Play Winnipeg in April

WINNIPEG, MB. - Papa Roach is hitting the road in support of their critically acclaimed ninth studio effort, Crooked Teeth. The tour kicks off on April 5th in Raleigh, NC and lands in Winnipeg April 29, 2018. Papa Roach’s latest album Crooked Teeth (out now on Eleven Seven Music) debuted at #1 on Billboard's Top…

Stone Sour and Halestorm to Play Winnipeg

WINNIPEG MB. – Chart topping rock band Stone Sour with co-headliner Halestorm will make their way to the Burton Cummings Theatre, February 5. Bringing along special guests The Dead Deads. Stone Sour is riding high off its blockbuster new album Hydrograd, which rocketed to #1 on three Billboard charts following its June 30, 2017 release,…

Winnipeg Radio Station Tops $40,000 in Pledge Drive

WINNIPEG, MB. - CJNU 93.7FM is Winnipeg’s only English language community radio station. A not-for-profit cooperative founded by a group of retired radio professionals in 2006, and with roots stretching back to 1995, Nostalgia Radio has been broadcasting consistently for 11 years and counting, delivering ‘the music and the message’. The co-op has around 1,200…

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