June 24th, 2017

Local Entertainment

062217-After-Dark

By Medicine Hat News on June 22nd, 2017

THURSDAY – Karaoke, Oly’s Alehouse and Eatery, Johnny with Dynamite Sound, win a $100 gift certificate, 9 p.m., 403-548-6597 – Live jam, Cecil Hotel, 9 p.m. – Ride the Mechanical Bull, Ralph’s Texas Bar and Steakhouse, 9 p.m. – Top 40 DJ music with Renn Davies, Temptation Night Club, 9 p.m.-2 a.m. – Intimate with ... Read More »

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Emily Rowed at Inspire Cafe Wednesday

By Medicine Hat News on June 17th, 2017

Medicine Hat News Just before her debut album is released next month, Vancouver’s Emily Rowed brings her “easy, electro-pop sound” to Inspire Cafe on June 21. Pop fans may not know they’ve heard Rowed sing,but she contributed vocals to the 2014 Tiesto song “Say Something.” Rowed’s forthcoming album “Electric Heart,” to be released on July ... Read More »

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Jazz Picks: One last time for Gypsophilia and a late night with Joel Miller

By Medicine Hat News on June 16th, 2017

Gypsophilia: Night Swimming Joel Miller with Sienna Dahlen: Dream Cassette JazzFest starts this Sunday and runs all next week! Soon the streets of Medicine Hat will be seeing musicians and festival fans from across Canada and around the world as JazzFest once again brings its flavour of fun and world-class music to our sunny city. ... Read More »

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Friends of Monarch hosting JazzFest event Monday

By Medicine Hat News on June 16th, 2017

Medicine Hat News The Friends of the Monarch Theatre are hosting a JazzFest event at the theatre on June 19 at 7 p.m. On stage will be the Medicine Hat Jazz Septet, six musicians from the city of Medicine Hat who are very well known to music lovers throughout Medicine Hat and district. At 9 ... Read More »

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Eye on the Esplanade: Pioneer hopes and hardships

By Medicine Hat News on June 16th, 2017

On May 17, 1914 Norwegians in the district around Robsart, Sask., gathered on the grounds of Luce School to celebrate their national holiday, the 100th anniversary of the signing of Norway’s constitution. The atmosphere was celebratory, but to the left of the group photo of approximately 150 attendees there stands a woman, dressed in black, ... Read More »

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Rock Ramblings: Manchester fights back with love

By Medicine Hat News on June 15th, 2017

We’re living in scary times; armed gunmen shooting up the Bataclan in Paris at an Eagles of Death Metal concert in 2015, more recently; a bombing at an Ariana Grande performance in Manchester. Thankfully in Canada, we are more isolated than most when it comes to attacks of this nature. As a music fan though, ... Read More »

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Fisher excited for her JazzFest return

By Chris Brown on June 15th, 2017

cbrown@medicinehatnews.com @MHNBrown Close to 20 years after her Medicine Hat JazzFest debut, Cheryl Fisher’s excitement about coming back for the 2017 edition can pretty much be felt through the phone. “It was so cool the first time,” she said last week. “There was like a potluck waiting for all the musicians and there was handmade ... Read More »

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Local festival performers win at Alberta Provincial Music Festival

By Medicine Hat News on June 15th, 2017

Medicine Hat News Ten local stars and Medicine Hat Rotary Musical festival performers wowed judges enough to earn either first- or second-place finishes at the Alberta Provincial Music Festival in Edmonton May 28 to June 3. Hunter Semrau won first place in vocal solo – senior, musical theatre solo ballad – senior and provincial national ... Read More »

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After Dark June 15-21

By Medicine Hat News on June 15th, 2017

THURSDAY – Karaoke, Oly’s Alehouse and Eatery, Johnny with Dynamite Sound, win a $100 gift certificate, 9 p.m., 403-548-6597 – Live jam, Cecil Hotel, 9 p.m. – Ride the Mechanical Bull, Ralph’s Texas Bar and Steakhouse, 9 p.m. – Top 40 DJ music with Renn Davies, Temptation Night Club, 9 p.m.-2 a.m. – Intimate with ... Read More »

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Jazz Picks: Swinging at JazzFest

By Medicine Hat News on June 9th, 2017

JazzFest is one week away! Time to get out the brochure or visit the website and plan your week if you haven’t. And many of you have! Those festival passes remain the popular way to experience this world-renowned festival that comes to our city each year! They’re selling at a good clip! It’s a bit ... Read More »

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