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Kingston-made music videos premiere today

One of the many events cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic was the Kingston Canadian Film Festival, which was to celebrate its 20th anniversary in March. Of its many film screenings, concerts, and other events, one of the most anticipated events was the Local Music Video Showcase, which was to

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Video: Tett Centre Opening

Kingston’s highly anticipated brand new Tett Centre for Creativity and Learning officially opened its doors with an open house on January 31st 2015. The centre houses 9 Kingston arts organizations: Joe’s MILL; Kingston Handloom Spinners and Weavers; Kingston Lapidary and Mineral Club; The Kingston Potters’ Guild; Kingston Arts Council; Kingston

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Danielle Lennon: Erratic Nomad

Over the past month, local composer slash violinist, Danielle Lennon, has been slowly unveiling the creations from her debut album, String Theory, by releasing snippets of tracks as well as a pair of short films that were crafted to accompany the instrumental compositions.  We’ve been hesitant to share these amazing

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New Album, More Charm, Can’t Lose

It’s been four years since the Hard Water EP and almost two now since Til the Morning Shows Her Face to Me, but the wait is over. The Gertrudes’ third studio album, Neighbourhood, is finally here. Out this fall from local indie label Apple Crisp, Neighbourhood showcases the band’s on-going evolution

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Kids Get Animated Over March Break with Art Workshop

Some children spend March Break watching cartoons, while an inventive few spend March Break making them. This week, the Agnes Etherington Art Centre is holding a two-part workshop for youth that teaches the basics of stop-motion animation. The kids, who range in age between twelve and fourteen, begin the workshop

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The Skeleton Park Community Songbook: Rueben deGroot with the Grad Club

Last year, we proudly featured a majority of the songs released as a part of the Skeleton Park Community Songbook, a collaborative project paring 12 Kingston community groups and local professional musicians. The songbook not only reflects the rich diversity of the local community but it also encourages Kingstonians to

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The Skeleton Park Community Songbook: Kyra and Tully with the Grand Theatre

Today I’m thrilled to share the most recent addition to the Skeleton Park Community Songbook featuring Kyra and Tully, as well as huge cast of musician friends and volunteers from the Grand Theatre. Kyra and Tully describe the inspiration of  their song  titled ‘Love in all These Things’ as follows:

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Culture Days 2011

Last weekend Canada celebrated the second annual Culture Days, a three-day event filled with opportunities to see, hear and discover culture in and around your city.  Artists volunteer their time and creativity to share hands-on, interactive activities that invite the public to participate “behind the scenes,” to discover the world

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