Interview: Stephen Fearing

December 4, 2022 0

Stephen Fearing was born in 1963 in Vancouver, British Columbia and grew up in Dublin, Ireland. In 1981, he moved to Minneapolis, Minnesota and immersed himself in the music scene, learning the fundamentals of song writing and performing, while washing dishes to stay alive. Fast forward 30 years and he […]


Interview: Howard Jones

June 1, 2018 0

(June 2018) British singer songwriter and 80’s synth pop pioneer Howard Jones is making his way from across the pond to Peterborough this summer. His first single, “New Song”, was released in September 1983 and reached the Top 30 in the US and the Top 5 in the UK. It […]

Interview: Danny Michel

May 1, 2018 0

(May 2018)  Singer songwriter and performer Danny Michel considers himself A.D.D. when it comes to his musical offerings. Find his records in the folk, pop, world and even classical sections of any playlist, and you’ll be drawn to the common thread that is the passion for what he’s doing. Nominated for […]

Platter Chatter w/ Chris Collins

Green Day : Father Of All Motherf*ckers

November 2, 2021 0

After a two part rock opera – a failed trilogy of albums you have disowned – a life saving stint in rehab and a lukewarm reception what do you do to stay relevant as a punk band that has been releasing records for over three decades? You go back to […]

Local News

SPARK Photo Festival 2023 10th Anniversary Registration opens

November 24, 2022 0

April 2023 marks the 10th anniversary of the SPARK Photo Festival. Plans are underway to celebrate the past decade and to focus toward the future. Each year, since 2013, photography exhibits have popped up in public places throughout Peterborough, Northumberland and City of Kawartha Lakes and the festival has become […]


JEFF MARTIN @ Market Hall

November 23, 2022 0

It’s been a long time coming for our Canadian friends… Jeff Martin will be performing a handful of intimate solo shows in Eastern Canada in early 2023. Across two sets each night, Jeff will perform benchmark songs from his career and provide insights and stories from behind the music and […]

The Model Citizen

Rhys Morgan McClean

Model Citizen: Rhys Morgan McClean

October 3, 2019 0

I am Rhys Morgan McClean.  I was born in Toronto and live in the Beaches area of the city with my parents and siblings.  At the age of 4 years old, I knew I wanted to be a performer when I grew up. I began taking hip hop classes while […]


Seeing Shows with Deb Draper

The Record Biz


December 7, 2022 0

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The National Arts and Entertainment Journalism Awards honored Tanya Tucker with the Distinguished Storyteller Award for excellence in storytelling outside of journalism as the entertainment icon is set to star in Paramount’s “A Nashville Country Christmas,” her first original movie airing Dec. 12 at 8 p.m. ET/PT on […]

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