April 28th, 2017

Local Entertainment

Medalta Musings: The walls at Medalta hold many pretty gritty stories

By Medicine Hat News on February 24th, 2017

Lorne Simpson, the architect responsible for the restoration of Medalta in the Historic Clay District over the last number of years, describes the importance of industrial architecture as “…the design of the buildings being driven by the process of making.” Think about it, the shape of the buildings, the materials they are constructed from, the ... Read More »

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It’s the end of an era for Enslow

By Chris Brown on February 23rd, 2017

cbrown@medicinehatnews.com @MHNBrown Enslow on Friday night at The Silver Buckle has been a staple of the Medicine Hat entertainment scene for the past couple of years. That comes to an end this week. The popular local duo —Brady Enslen and Jay Bowcott —recently moved to Calgary to take the next steps in their music careers. ... Read More »

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Rock Ramblings: Where the music meets the road

By Medicine Hat News on February 23rd, 2017

The purpose of rock is to be blasted out a car stereo while speeding down the highway. I mean, enthusiastically driving the speed limit on the highway. I’m the intern at 105.3 ROCK, and I’m from out of town, so I’ve had a good time doing lots of travelling lately. From Calgary to Medicine Hat ... Read More »

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After Dark Feb. 23-March 1

By Medicine Hat News on February 23rd, 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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Review: ‘Come Blow Your Horn’ is simple, but effective

By Chris Brown on February 17th, 2017

cbrown@medicinehatnews.com @MHNBrown Two brothers, two girls, two parents. Medicine Hat Musical Theatre, with an assist from a legendary playwright, is proving that’s all you need for a great night out. Tonight the local group opens Neil Simon’s “Come Blow Your Horn,” a tale of growing up, personal connections and love. Alan Baker (played by Mario ... Read More »

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Library Chat: Freedom to Read Week

By Medicine Hat News on February 17th, 2017

Freedom of expression is a fundamental right of all Canadians: The Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms states, “everyone has the following fundamental freedomsÉthought, belief, opinion, and expressions.” Freedom to read is a part of that precious heritage. The freedom to choose what we read does not, however, include the freedom to choose for others. ... Read More »

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Rock Ramblings: Rockers who are keeping it in the family

By Medicine Hat News on February 16th, 2017

February long weekend — otherwise known as Family Day weekend, it’s a much-needed stat day off between New Year’s Day and Easter. Since it’s a day to honour the familial unit, I hoist a beer to mine (cheers!) and we thought we’d run down a few of our favourite rock artists that play in the ... Read More »

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Lalama enjoying the ride with fellow kid pop stars

By Chris Brown on February 16th, 2017

cbrown@medicinehatnews.com @MHNBrown Being a teenage pop star has its perks. Just ask Justin Bieber. Christian Lalama may not be at that level, but he’s sure enjoying the ride he’s been on in the last couple of years, especially since joining Mini Pop Kids about one year ago. “Being in Mini Pop has been really fun ... Read More »

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After Dark Feb. 16-22

By Medicine Hat News on February 16th, 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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Laugh with Steve Patterson Feb. 14

By Chris Brown on February 10th, 2017

cbrown@medicinehatnews.com @MHNBrown Laughter and love often go hand-in-hand, and Steve Patterson is bringing both to Medicine Hat next week, on Valentine’s Day no less. “Medicine Hat deserves love, laughing’s a part of love and I’m happy to be back,” Patterson said this week as he prepares to embark on a quick Western Canada swing for ... Read More »

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