Category Archives: Featured Musician



Laney and the Tramps put Talent on Display

Memories of high school conjure up a gamut of emotions for most people. During those formative years, some found themselves involved in athletic pursuits. Others devoted their attention to academics or clubs. For current high school students Sam Chandler and the Laney and the Tramps

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Feel the Soul with Big Wave Dave and the Ripples

“Funk, soul and rock and roll” is the catchy descriptive phase used to encapsulate the dance-worthy music of the Big Wave Dave and the Ripples band. The desire to cut a rug is a common thread at every one of the group’s shows, from the Twin Cities to the Twin Ports and in Lutsen on the North

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Fort William Male Choir of Thunder Bay

The Fort William Male Choir, based in Thunder Bay, ONT, has a rich history that dates back to the summer of 1930. The group began organically, with eight members of the choir of the St. Paul’s Anglican Church banding together under the leadership of director Fred Parish. The goal of bringing

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An Honest Voice from Ontario’s Forest

The transition from the punk rock days of his youth to his indie focus of today didn’t happen overnight for artist Nick Sherman. Growing up in the depths of the Northern Ontario forest surrounded by his grandfather’s guitar strumming was instrumental in molding him into the musician he is today

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