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Whitehorse Returns with a New Addition to 'The Northern South'

None It's been more than two years since the Canadian folk rock duo Whitehorse released the EP The Northern South Vol. 1. The disc contained covers of past classics by legends like Robert Johnson, Willie Dixon, Howlin' Wolf, Jimmy Reed, and Chuck Berry. Melissa McClelland and Luke Doucet transformed these cuts into dirty, nasty, smoldering tracks that bled fire, flesh, and brimstone. The multi-instrumentalists played and sang as if possessed by the devil, the one that lives inside of us and per...
Tags: Music, Review, John, Music Review, Whitehorse, Rolling Stones, Etta James, Willie Dixon, Jimmy Reed, McClelland, St James Infirmary, Doucet, Blues Rock, Folk Rock, Six shooter records, Whitehorse Returns


Librairie Drawn & Quarterly Books of the Week - October 24th, 2018

In the weekly Librairie Drawn & Quarterly Books of the Week, the Montreal bookstore recommends several new works of fiction, art books, periodicals, and comics. Librairie Drawn & Quarterly is one of Montreal's premiere independent bookstores. Dirty Plotte: The Complete Julie Doucet by Julie Doucet Julie Doucet’s entire revolutionary body of work is collected in this new box set, spanning from the acclaimed My New York Diary to rare comics and previously unpublished material. Emerging onto ...
Tags: Music, Toronto, Chicago, David, Montreal, Atomic Books Comics Preview, Kyle, Roberts, Librairie Drawn Quarterly Books of the Week, Lambert, Librairie Drawn Quarterly, Doucet, Julie Doucet, Patrick Kyle, Keiler Roberts, Julie Doucet Julie Doucet


SPX 2018 panels

SPX 2018 Panel - Illuminating Legends SmallPressExpo Published on Sep 24, 2018 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-w-TbUtzpfE The adage "write what you know" has led to many beautiful and inspiring autobiographies; but when writing and/or drawing the life of another, you're given the chance to step into another's shoes. Ron Wimberly (Sentences), Hazel Newlevant (If ...
Tags: Comics, Sweden, America, Midwest, Julie, LIV, Roz, Roz Chast, Rachel Miller, Mike Rhode, Josh Kramer, Doucet, Nate Powell, Ryan Holmberg, Julie Doucet, Jason Rodriguez


Canada: Court Certifies Sexual Assault Class Action Against The Royal Winnipeg Ballet And Former Instructor - Borden Ladner Gervais LLP

By his June 27, 2018 decision in Doucet v. The Royal Winnipeg Ballet, Justice Perell of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice granted certification to a proposed class action
Tags: News, Canada, Ontario Superior Court of Justice, Doucet, Borden Ladner Gervais, The Royal Winnipeg Ballet Justice Perell


Small Press Expo Announces Programming Schedule for SPX 2018

Programming Schedule features 22 sessions on September 15 and 16. For Immediate Release Contact: Eden Miller Email: [email protected]   Small Press Expo Announces Programming ...
Tags: Comics, New York City, Los Angeles, Rebecca, Annie, Seattle, The Washington Post, Steven Universe, Don, Twitter Facebook, Julie, Derf, Dahmer, Bethesda Maryland, AMZN, Rachel Miller


PR: Small Press Expo Announces International Special Guests

Check out the International Special Guests coming to SPX 2018 For Immediate Release Contact: Eden Miller Email: [email protected]   Small Press Expo Announces Intern...
Tags: Comics, Sweden, Toronto, America, Spain, United States, Belgium, Salem, Brussels, Nice, Montreal, Kelly Sue Deconnick, Malmo, Eugene, Chester Brown, Adam


QMJHL Trade Period Opens with Flurry of Deals

The Quebec Major Junior Hockey League’s winter trade period officially got underway on Dec. 18 and it didn’t take long for some deals to start trickling in. Eight deals were made official during the first day of the three-week trading window and several more, including some blockbusters, are rumored to be in the works. The QMJHL’s winter trade period offers a final chance for the league’s 18 teams to make deals before embarking on their respective playoff runs or rebuilding efforts. The 2016-17 ...
Tags: Sport, John, Hockey, NHL, Quebec, Ontario, Kelly, Philadelphia Flyers, Carolina Hurricanes, Wildcats, Booth, OHL, Moncton, Mathieu, GAA, Shawinigan


Lyse Doucet reunites with Syrian refugee family in Canada

Lyse Doucet is reunited with a Syrian family she met in Damascus in 2014. The youngest tells Doucet what's changed since her family moved to Canada.
Tags: News, Canada, Damascus, Lyse Doucet, Doucet


Together again

Lyse Doucet is reunited with a Syrian family she met in Damascus in 2014. The youngest tells Doucet what's changed since her family moved to Canada.
Tags: News, Damascus, Lyse Doucet, Doucet


Half of all refugee children worldwide are not getting an education, says charity

Youngs migrants holding white flowers face French riot police officers who secure the area near makeshift shelters during the partial dismantlement of the camp for migrants called the “Jungle” in Calais, France, March 7, 2016. Photo: Pascal Rossignol/PRI’s The World More people are now seeking refuge than at any other time since records began. There are now 60 million people worldwide who’ve been forcibly displaced. Some 19 million are classified as refugees. Half of those are children. A...
Tags: UK, Education, Bbc, Afghanistan, Britain, Refugees, Calais, Youngs, All, Joshua Kelly, Lyse Doucet, Calais France, PRI, Doucet, Pascal Rossignol


Librairie Drawn & Quarterly Books of the Week - March 31, 2016

In the weekly Librairie Drawn & Quarterly Books of the Week, the Montreal bookstore recommends several new works of fiction, art books, periodicals, and comics. Librairie Drawn & Quarterly is one of Montreal's premiere independent bookstores. Carpet Sweeper Tales by Julie Doucet Back in the 1990’s, Julie Doucet’s comics were fearless, smart, and completely original. Unsurprisingly, the same can be said about her exciting new publication Carpet Sweeper Tales, an absurd photo-comic collage o...
Tags: David, Tokyo, Montreal, Kafka, Siri Hustvedt, Atomic Books Comics Preview, Librairie Drawn Quarterly Books of the Week, Margaret, Librairie Drawn Quarterly, Danielle Dutton, Margaret Cavendish, Doucet, Julie Doucet, Julie Doucet Back, Reiner Stach Reiner Stach, Jon Erik Lappano


VIDEO: Doucet: 'Defining moment for Syria'

Turkey has bombarded Kurdish positions in northern Syria for a second day, despite calls from France and the United States to end the shelling.
Tags: France, Turkey, Syria, United States, Doucet