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Cut, paste and chill Unleash your creativity while collaging at Sous Bas
Sep12

Cut, paste and chill Unleash your creativity while collaging at Sous Bas

Photos by Razan Samara As darkness claims the end of the first Wednesday of the month, Main Street East settles into a quiet rhythm against the background humming of nearby traffic. Red florescent lights spelling out ‘Sous Bas’ invite passersby down a flight of stairs and into the warm atmosphere of the candlelit space known for long nights of dancing. At the far end of the room DJ Camron rehearses his set. The chanted vocals of...

Feeling the power of music Intimate concerts at Into the Abyss bring the community together in a powerful way
Sep11

Feeling the power of music Intimate concerts at Into the Abyss bring the community together in a powerful way

Photos by Brad Germain Approximately once a month from last October through to June, Into the Abyss, a record store on Locke Street South, hosted concerts in its small but cheery space. With autumn back on the horizon, the store is starting up the Shopshows Series once again on September 29. Store owner Brad Germain had been thinking of the idea long before the record store opened last year. He believes being able to enjoy music with...

Sil Sit Down: Sean Leon Take a peek into the creative mind of Sean Leon
Sep10

Sil Sit Down: Sean Leon Take a peek into the creative mind of Sean Leon

Our Digital Media Specialist Aaron de Jesus sat down with Sean Leon prior to his Welcome Week performance to talk about his experiences, founding the @ixxi.co and the rapper’s approach towards his music.   Related Posts Toronto singer-songwriter brings musical stories to BridgesHamilton singer-songwriter talks art, life and community ahead of her upcoming albumDancing to our own...

More than just a performance Sean Leon connects to student through his music and self-made success story
Sep06

More than just a performance Sean Leon connects to student through his music and self-made success story

Photo by Brian Zheng Sean Leon’s burst of energy kicked off Welcome Week’s Aug. 31 concert. Leon’s unique beats were taken in by attentive ears, his anomalous sound pulsated through thousands of hearts as the rhythm swayed concert-goers’ feet and left a little tingle in the fingertips of their airborne hands.      On stage, Leon’s presence is all about the music. He wears no mask and doesn’t hide behind the smoke. In a pair of Tommy...

Sil & Chill with Sam Holladay Check out their performance in a personal setting
Apr09

Sil & Chill with Sam Holladay Check out their performance in a personal setting

Your MSU Campus Events Battle of the Bands winner, Sam Holladay, performed on the main stage tonight for Light Up the Night 2018. Related Posts Toronto singer-songwriter brings musical stories to BridgesHamilton singer-songwriter talks art, life and community ahead of her upcoming albumDancing to our own...

Terra Lightfoot’s finally home Terra Lightfoot performs newest album with HPO Strings at McMaster’s LIVELab
Mar15

Terra Lightfoot’s finally home Terra Lightfoot performs newest album with HPO Strings at McMaster’s LIVELab

Terra Lightfoot, the Juno-nominated singer-songwriter and Sonic Unyon recording artist, has finally made her first stop in Hamilton since the New Mistakes tour began. Lightfoot has been playing shows nearly every night for the past three weeks. From kicking off her tour in Kansas City, Missouri to selling out a show in Winnipeg, Manitoba and playing in four different cities in British Columbia, she’s had one epic performance after the...