Talented local musicians may have a new audience if they win a coveted busk pass at The Forks.
Through a new partnership with Manitoba Music, The Forks is seeking out musicians to be a part of its Busker Program this year.
The complete lineup for this year’s Dauphin’s Countryfest is now out.
Canada’s longest-running country music festival is June 28 to July 1 and doesn’t just include artists from the country genre.
By The Canadian Press
Tom Cochrane reworked the lyrics of his song “Big League” on Tuesday night for a special performance honouring the Humboldt Broncos.
The Juno Award-winning signer and songwriter played an acoustic version in front of a green and yellow backdrop to begin TSN’s NHL playoff preview special.
Manitoba artists won two Juno Awards Saturday night during a gala event in Vancouver.
Children’s entertainer Fred Penner took home the award for children’s album of the year for his latest recording, Hear the Music. The award is Penner’s fourth Juno, including a win for his last release in 2015.
Winnipeg singer-songwriter Randy Bachman is the focus of a new documentary showcasing his life as an iconic Canadian musician.
“Bachman” will premiere at the upcoming 2018 Hot Docs Festival in Toronto and take viewers into Bachman’s early days, to his time with “The Guess Who” and “Bachman-Turner Overdrive,” to present day.
The Manitoba Opera will open the 2018-19 season with a classic Mozart production November 24.
The Opera has announced a season of legends, lovers, and laughs with the opening of “Don Giovanni,” considered to be one of the greatest operas ever written.
By Tara Deschamps, The Canadian Press
TORONTO — When fans score tickets for events at the Burton Cummings Theatre in Winnipeg in the future, they might notice the absence of a familiar feature: that ubiquitous zebra-styled inventory tracker bar that adorns almost every retail product imaginable.
The theatre’s operator, True North Sports and Entertainment, is testing a new Ticketmaster system that gives venues the option to omit barcodes that would usually be scanned to validate a ticket’s authenticity and grant entry to a concert or sporting event.
The Red River Ex has revealed its mainstage performer lineup for this year, setting the tone for nine days of music at the summer festival.
Performing this year is Terra Lightfoot, Attica Riots, MAGIC!, and The Dead South, to name a few.
Rocker Alice Cooper is taking his theatrical brand of hard rock back on the road when he plays Winnipeg this summer.
The 70-year-old will perform at the Burton Cummings Theatre on Tuesday, August 28.