The Jane Austen Book Club

It is amazing that the novels of an author who wrote over a century ago are still influencing people today. Jane Austen wrote of love, family relations and human behaviour and this film by director Robin Swicord (The Red Coat) uses the lens of Jane Austen's novels to show that Continue Reading

Harry Manx Concert Preview

Very few artists can successfully mix two different music styles. Harry Manx does that and more. Over the course of his seven albums, Manx has combined Eastern and Western music to make his own unique sound. He uses the melodies of Indian music and the storytelling of blues to make Continue Reading

Buffy Sainte Marie Concert Preview

I think that whatever a person can do in life Native Canadian Buffy Sainte Marie has done. During her life she has been an activist, educator, singer, visual artist, composer, album producer, and musician. Some people get the most out of their short time on this planet…and she is still Continue Reading

T Bone Burnett

Atmosphere is the name of the game with this album. It swings from haunting to romantic and back to theatrical all during the span of 10 songs. This late into his career and To Bone Burnett is still experimenting with sound. Very cool! Fresh off his successful stint as the Continue Reading

Dweezil Zappa

The ability to play Frank Zappa music can be summed up in two words: guitar virtuoso and attitude. OK, so that's three words, but who's counting?! You have to have those things to even have a hope and a prayer of playing Zappa's music. During the summer of 2006, Frank's Continue Reading