Category Archives: Music

Justin Hiscox Photo by Celia Hunter for The Millbrook Times

The musical eloquence of Justin Hiscox

I suspect it’s music, not blood, that runs through Justin Hiscox’s veins. One of the most original, gifted and passionate souls in our community, Hiscox uses sound and music like clay, molding it to whatever project he’s working on. He

Justin Hiscox Photo by Celia Hunter for The Millbrook Times

The musical eloquence of Justin Hiscox

I suspect it’s music, not blood, that runs through Justin Hiscox’s veins. One of the most original, gifted and passionate souls in our community, Hiscox uses sound and music like clay, molding it to whatever project he’s working on. He

The Lonely Parade poster with art by Luna Slater

The Sheer Luxury of The Lonely Parade

Officially, you might call them a garage band, because I first saw them several years ago playing in front of a garage at the Gilmour Street Yard Sale. And I like that they haven’t thrown out the garage aesthetic even

The Lonely Parade poster with art by Luna Slater

The Sheer Luxury of The Lonely Parade

Officially, you might call them a garage band, because I first saw them several years ago playing in front of a garage at the Gilmour Street Yard Sale. And I like that they haven’t thrown out the garage aesthetic even

Erring 2014 Installation by Gillian Turnham and Hartley Stephenson

Erring on the Mount

I once determined, after a particularly retrograde period in my life, that my new goal would be not to succeed, but to commit to making 1000 mistakes. So I have a certain trust in error as a method, a way

Erring 2014 Installation by Gillian Turnham and Hartley Stephenson

Erring on the Mount

I once determined, after a particularly retrograde period in my life, that my new goal would be not to succeed, but to commit to making 1000 mistakes. So I have a certain trust in error as a method, a way

Islands of Decolonial Love

Leanne Betasamosake Simpson

Listening to Leanne Betasamosake Simpson recite her poetry begets poetry. I quickly fall in step with her cadence. She carefully parts the clouds with language. I was lying on the grass looking up at clouds in a perfect summer sky

Islands of Decolonial Love

Leanne Betasamosake Simpson

Listening to Leanne Betasamosake Simpson recite her poetry begets poetry. I quickly fall in step with her cadence. She carefully parts the clouds with language. I was lying on the grass looking up at clouds in a perfect summer sky

Investing in wonder

I often ponder why we go to all the trouble of celebrating holidays – decorating our homes, preparing and sharing special meals, travelling long distances, planning over the course of a month just for one special day. We don’t just

Investing in wonder

I often ponder why we go to all the trouble of celebrating holidays – decorating our homes, preparing and sharing special meals, travelling long distances, planning over the course of a month just for one special day. We don’t just

People come to the music

Whenever I hear music coming from somewhere I want to follow it. It could be someone practicing the piano, drums or bagpipes, or a lone guitarist; a lonesome soul listening to some Billy Holiday, hip hop on full bass bouncing

People come to the music

Whenever I hear music coming from somewhere I want to follow it. It could be someone practicing the piano, drums or bagpipes, or a lone guitarist; a lonesome soul listening to some Billy Holiday, hip hop on full bass bouncing

Curtis Driedger & the Mandolin Society of Peterborough

Curtis Driedger’s Mandolin Society

Don’t let Curtis Driedger fool you. He comes across as modest, folksy and a little comical but the man is a musical genius. He started the Mandolin Society of Peterborough in 2003 and this week it celebrates its 10th anniversary

Curtis Driedger & the Mandolin Society of Peterborough

Curtis Driedger’s Mandolin Society

Don’t let Curtis Driedger fool you. He comes across as modest, folksy and a little comical but the man is a musical genius. He started the Mandolin Society of Peterborough in 2003 and this week it celebrates its 10th anniversary