3 Ways to Find Awesome Band Members

3 Ways to Find Awesome Band Members

Finding band members that are reliable and talented seems to be the biggest struggle for musicians looking to start up a new project. In my experience starting up my own band, great musicians are all too ten horrible band members. When piecing together my band, I tried everything – Craigslist, posting up flyers at universities, posting on Facebook groups, etc. […]

Jimi Hendrix-Branded Marijuana Products Are In the Works

Jimi Hendrix-Branded Marijuana Products Are In the Works

Jimi Hendrix’s brother is now creating a line Hendrix-branded cannabis products.  Just one problem. We’re not sure what Jimi Hendrix would have thought about all this.  The legendary 60s guitarist was notorious for indulging in mind-altering substances, with weed and alcohol virtual staples in his drug diet.  Or, regular diet. But would Jimi Hendrix approve having his name attached to […]

Police Find Exactly 420 Ounces of Marijuana on Migos' Tour Bus

Police Find Exactly 420 Ounces of Marijuana on Migos' Tour Bus

Migos’ tour bus was raided after a concert in Boone, North Carolina. After their April 5th concert in Boone, North Carolina, the police boarded the Migos tour bus searching for drugs, specifically marijuana.  This was after ficers working security smelled marijuana coming from the vehicle.  Actually, the bus successfully pulled out from the venue parking lot, but later got pulled over […]

Migos Tour Bus Pulled Over, Three Charged for Drugs

Migos Tour Bus Pulled Over, Three Charged for Drugs

Migos may ride a little differently after this one. They found themselves held up by the police after someone tipped authorities f about possible illegal substances in the group’s possession. The cops hauled f with 26 ounces codeine and Xanax alongside a little less than a pound weed after they stopped Migos’ tour bus this week. Pulling the group’s bus […]

Live Nation Faces Devastating Accusations Over Concert Industry Tactics

Live Nation Faces Devastating Accusations Over Concert Industry Tactics

Much to Live Nation and Ticketmaster’s chagrin, this New York Times story wasn’t an April Fool’s joke. According to a report published yesterday, the Department Justice (DOJ) has started an investigation into Live Nation’s alleged “strong arm” tactics in the live concert industry.  This comes eight years after its merger with Ticketmaster.  Justice Department ficials had reassured critics then that […]

Miesha & the Spanks' Seven Favourite Places in Calgary

Miesha & the Spanks' Seven Favourite Places in Calgary

Miesha & the Spanks are the Calgary-based guitar-and-drums duo Miesha Louie and Sean Hamilton. Their latest riff-rock effort, Girls Girls Girls, is out now on Saved By Vinyl. Louie gave us a tour her favourite Calgary spots. Location photos by Michael Grondin. Galaxie Diner (1413 11 St. SW) Galaxie is long like a train car, with bottomless toast and hash […]