April 20th, 2018

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Rock Ramblings: Support rock acts passing through the Hat, and more are sure to follow

By Medicine Hat News on September 14th, 2017

What’s the opposite of a “vicious circle?” A virtuous circle. That’s what we want to get happening in Medicine Hat this fall with live music. The bigger the crowds we get out of their homes at night to support live rock musicians, the more shows that will stop in our town as they pass through ... Read More »

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Rogers has soft spot in folk music heart for Alberta

By Tim Kalinowski on September 14th, 2017

tkalinowski@medicinehatnews.com @MHNTimKal Garnet Rogers is one of Canada’s most respected folk music talents. Known for his deep, resonate voice and mystical and poetic musical odysseys which experiment with an incredibly rich sonic palette, Rogers comes from a distinguished musical pedigree. Garnet’s brother Stan Rogers (who tragically passed away in 1983), is now considered a Canadian ... Read More »

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After Dark Sept. 14-20

By Medicine Hat News on September 14th, 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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Esplanade announces new shows for this year, early 2018

By Medicine Hat News on September 12th, 2017

The Barra McNeils, Marc Cohn and The Kentucky Headhunters headline a new slate of performances announced for the Esplanade between now and the end of May 2018. First up is a performance of “Victoria” on Oct. 23. It’s the story of a elderly woman who is losing her memory but not her heart and imagination. ... Read More »

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Folk music club to celebrate with Tunes at the Tepee

By Medicine Hat News on September 7th, 2017

Medicine Hat News Musicians from far and wide will come to The Gas City and be in a celebratory mood on Sept. 16. The Medicine Hat Folk Music Club will mark its 15th year and Canada’s 150th with Tunes at the Tepee. “It’s a five-hour free concert for the entire city,” the club’s executive director ... Read More »

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Rock Ramblings: Your guide to the Toy Run

By Medicine Hat News on September 7th, 2017

This Saturday marks the 31st annual Santa Claus Fund Toy Run here in Medicine Hat. It is one of the largest charitable events annually in the city, bringing between 1,500 and 2,000 riders and spectators together to raise both toys and funds for the Medicine Hat News Santa Claus Fund. Each year the event is ... Read More »

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After Dark Sept. 7-13

By Medicine Hat News on September 7th, 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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Dallas Smith, BNL book November shows in Medicine Hat

By Medicine Hat News on September 6th, 2017

Medicine Hat News Dallas Smith and Barenaked Ladies have added their names to November’s Medicine Hat concert schedule. Smith will perform at the Canalta Centre on Nov. 9, while Barenaked Ladies will be at the Esplanade on Nov. 21. Smith’s Side Effects Tour announcement comes as the Canadian country star celebrates his fourth No. 1 ... Read More »

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Day Breaker festival today at Kin Coulee Park

By Medicine Hat News on September 2nd, 2017

Medicine Hat News If you’re not heading out of town this weekend you might want to check out Day Breaker 2017 The Day Breaker Arts & Music Festival goes from 1-9 p.m. on Saturday in Kin Coulee Park. Bands from Medicine Hat and southern Alberta will perform, as well as hip hop artists, DJs and ... Read More »

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Library Chat: Summer was busy at the library, but now winding down

By Medicine Hat News on September 1st, 2017

Another summer is winding to a close and it was a busy one at the Medicine Hat Public Library. Through many different programs and activities, children of all ages were able to experience new authors and genres and acquire new ideas and skills. As always, Monoporead is a huge part of summer at the library ... Read More »

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