Music soothes. Music heals. It educates, elucidates, captivates. It inspires. It can change the world. Losing live music hurt. So when my friend sent that invitation (To her neighbourhood Edmonton Folk Fest concert), I could feel my whole face instantly light up. I felt a huge weight, a COVID virus-shaped weight, an isolated, mask-wearing, physically-distanced, grocery shopping is the only outing-shaped weight, lifted off of my shoulders.
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All The Feels: Endings, Emotions and Inspiration at Supernatural Las Vegas
As I was processing all the emotions this weekend, especially those surrounding endings of phases in life, or major health scares, or losing loved ones, I kept saying to myself, you really have to grab the opportunities to love and do what you can when you can. If something means the world to you, don’t hesitate. Do the thing.
Thank You: U2 in Australia
I basked in the glory of the music I most adore in life. I sang at the top of my lungs, and bounced and danced and cried, and laughed with you and 240,000 like-minded souls over four nights. And I thank you for this.
This Charming Man: Morrissey in Edmonton
I can remember the exact day I became a fan of Morrissey…
Farewell, Yellow Brick Road: Elton John in Edmonton.
September 27, 2019 Edmonton Hey Elton, ‘I hope you don’t mind if I put down in words how […]
Laughter. Love. Music. Rock Godliness at Supernatural Conventions
Music Fangirl Confession #6: I have a new addiction… So last weekend I went to my very first Supernatural Convention. […]
Music Festivals 101: Tips and Life Lessons from Edmonton Folk Music Festival 2019
Oh how I love the Edmonton Folk Fest! It is so well organized, so well attended – great artists. […]
Twenty One Pilots Bandito Tour: First Concerts and Passing Torches
“It is only just now in writing this blog that I realize just how pivotal this moment was in my life and the importance of my dad in bringing it to me. First concerts are epic. Music for me is epic. It has always been my heart and soul.”
Heaven Coming Down: The Tea Party’s Black River Tour in Edmonton May 4, 2019
I just need to take a minute here… a minute of reverence and gratitude and counting all the lucky stars to be front and centre at The Tea Party’s Black River Tour in Enoch/Edmonton on May 4, 2019.
Ghost Stories: Marianas Trench Live
I was sort of hoping that the Northern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium in Edmonton was haunted… It’s not. At least […]