Interview: Stephen Fearing

December 4, 2022 thewire 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 […]

SPARK Photo Festival 2023 10th Anniversary Registration opens

November 24, 2022 thewire 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 thewire 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 […]

KYTLY Releases Detours And Exits Album Featuring Members Of Afghan Whigs, Jesus And Mary Chain +  Fountains of Wayne After Long Hiatus

October 31, 2022 thewire 0

KYTLY’s latest single, “Begin Again,” is sparse indie-rock confessional from her forthcoming album, Detours And Exits, out October 13. Produced by Fountains of Wayne’s Brian Young (Jesus and Mary Chain, The Posies) and featuring a cast of musicians from Afghan Whigs, Jesus And Mary Chain, Brian Wilson’s band, Fountains of […]


October 6, 2022 thewire 0

“We regret to inform you that the Artsvote Peterborough 2022 candidates meeting, scheduled for October 11, has been cancelled.  Peterborough Public Health has recently raised the COVID-19 Risk Index to ‘Very High’ and is recommending people avoid indoor gatherings, and EC3 is following this guidance. Due to the design of […]

Blackie and the Rodeo Kings

Blackie and the Rodeo Kings

October 3, 2022 thewire 0

The pandemic emerged as Blackie and The Rodeo Kings marked their 25th anniversary as a band with the release of King of This Town. They plan to pick up right where they left off, writing and releasing more music and hitting the performance stage as often as possible. Originally, Colin […]


October 3, 2022 thewire 0

Award-winning American comedian, screenwriter, television and film producer, and actor Dave Chappelle will bring his stand-up comedy show to the Scotiabank Arena in Toronto, ON for a special New Year’s celebration show on Sunday, January 1. Tickets for Dave Chappelle: In Your Dreams will go on sale starting on Friday, […]

Bif Naked

Interview: Bif Naked

September 13, 2022 thewire 0

Bif Naked is a celebrated and notorious performer in music, TV, film, and dance, and a tireless advocate and Humanitarian. Orphaned in India, emancipated by punk rock, and empowered by surviving breast cancer, kidney failure, heart surgery, divorce, and surviving as a Woman in The Entertainment Industry for twenty-five years, […]