Music

Cameron Hawes is an R&B folk musician who normally performs around Halifax.

Dartmouth musician leaves urban life to be inspired by nature

Cameron Hawes spent 5 months this summer composing in isolation on the North Shore

Feb 12, 2021

The Ice House Gallery opening at The Grace on Saturday featured work from four artists.

Tatamagouche arts centre opens for 2021 season, 'builds community involvement'

The Grace hopes to serve as a cultural hub for the North Shore

Feb 9, 2021

The Halifax Gay Men’s Chorus rehearse for the first time this year.

How N.S. community choirs are navigating pandemic problems

Choirs are taking strict precautions in order to conduct in-person rehearsals safely

Jan 19, 2021

Dylan Jewers sits in the small recording booth at Evergreen House where Helen Creighton lived. “As far as I know she never recorded anyone in the house, but she did all of her note taking here. It’s still all so wild to me.”

‘I’m obsessed with doing this’: Dartmouth man is bringing traditional folk songs back to life

Rooted in folklore, Big Turnips is a creative project aiming to collect and preserve music across the Atlantic

Jan 24, 2020

Laney Hamblin (right) and her sister learn to make dance music

MusicOut with turntables and records, in with iPads and apps

Make your own dance music workshop open to kids as young as five

Jan 30, 2018

Jenn Grant has six nominations for the ECMA's this year.

MusicOver 100 Nova Scotian artists are nominated for ECMAs

This year’s Halifax show marks the awards' 30th anniversary

Jan 29, 2018

Cyrus Robertson-Orkish and Isaac Kent of Dali Van Gogh

Rock n' Roll Dali Van Gogh is rising from the ashes

Local rock band is turning tragedy into art on their new album

Mar 24, 2017

Professor Jason Brown playing guitar in his office.

The BeatlesDalhousie prof takes a unique approach to music

Jason Brown is working on a new music authentication technique

Mar 4, 2017

Bazil Donovan, bass player for Blue Rodeo.

MusicBlue Rodeo: looking back and looking ahead

Longtime bassist of Canadian country-rock royalty has a special place in his heart for Halifax

Feb 25, 2017

A view of Kings' radio equipment. (Staged photo)

MusicExperimental music project taps in to the live sound of Halifax

Emergency scanners make for a unique instrument choice

Jan 18, 2017