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Issue: 2019-01-30, PHOTO: courtesy of Lonnie Powell

Lonnie Powell’s passion for percussion dates back to a childhood night in B.C.’s Kootenay region, when he attended a wedding reception with his mother and watched a “really animated” drummer strut his stuff... Read more

Yukon Music

Why settle for karaoke night in a bar when you can parade your singing talent at the Yukon Arts Centre? "I think people miss singing in their lives, or miss music in their lives," claims Whitehorse composer and filmmaker Daniel Janke. "It can just Read more

Yukon Music

Get your cowboy hats and boots ready: this year's Northern Opry Project is fast approaching. Read more

Yukon Music

Kim Barlow's Send-Off Concert will feature Barlow playing with Helene Beaulieu, Dave Haddock, Andrea McColeman, Lonnie Powell and Micah Smith, as well as special guests Kim Beggs, Natalie Edelson Bob Hamilton and Daniel Janke. Read more

Yukon Music

Dave Haddock is gearing up to celebrate the release of his third album. On Sept. 18 he'll be having a release party for the full-length album Talk to Me at the Yukon Arts Centre. Read more

Yukon Music

"They'll each be mentoring different aspects," Beggs explains. "Everyone has their strength. It might be performance, it might be about the music biz or it might be about song writing. Or it might be about singing. Or it might be about expression." Read more

Yukon Music

The first time Lonnie Powell noticed the drums was when he was a kid at a wedding with his mom. He watched the drummer in the wedding band and thought to himself, "I want to try that." But it wasn't necessarily the drumming that caught his attentio Read more

Yukon Music

For Fawn Fritzen, the idea was born two years ago, the first time she sang with music maven Grant Simpson. "We chatted a bit during the break and he mentioned that he'd been thinking of doing this Cole Porter show for dinner theatre or something. Read more

Yukon Music

Kendall Sullivan knows exactly how she and her daughter contracted Lyme disease. "I was rock climbing in Banff 16 years ago." says the one-time Yukoner. Read more

Health and Wellness

Saturday night revellers at Foxy's Cabaret this weekend will be partying for a good cause. On that night, Foxy's will hold its first All Star Musical Food Drive. Read more

Yukon Music

Once again, the streets of Whitehorse will be bare as its citizens flock to the next big summer weekend event. On this weekend, July 29 to Aug. 1 2010, the draw will be the Southeast Alaska State Fair in Haines, Alaska. Read more

Alaska

In an interview, two weeks before Longest Night 2009, director Daniel Janke said the evening was still a mystery to him. "I've been writing new material – we are all writing new material – so there is not much that anyone has ever heard before...." Read more

Yukon Music

​The Yukon was lucky to have been chosen as the location for the filming of Anash and the Legacy of the Sun-Rock. Yes, we have talented film people here in the Yukon – both in front and behind the camera – and, by all reports, the production was han Read more

Photography - Film

In a small workspace, Barr and Tuck explain the lavish evening they have in store. The pair is surrounded by a wealth of materials, ranging from stone water fountains to packaging foam and a large paper-mâché moon shape dangling from the ceiling. The Read more

Yukon Arts & Entertainment

Besides the regular fare of snow-covered sidewalks, holiday decorations and bundled-up pedestrians, this time of year signals the impending arrival of two familiar – and connected – occurrences: the winter solstice and the annual production of Read more

Theatre - Dance

Donald Ray Johnson is perhaps the coolest man to ever come to Whitehorse. His award-winning voice, steeped in the blues and dripping with the richness of experience, slides over the phone line: "Hey man, how you doin'?" Read more

Yukon Music

This year I will completely, absolutely and wholeheartedly do my best to not start my articles with hyperbole! Indeed, for an opening joke, I chose a particularly weak one ... call your ombudsman. I have quite a lot on my mind as time marches... Read more

Humour