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Grandson Rages Against The Corporate Machine on ‘Late Night’
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SONiC Field Day artist grandson brought rage and angst to his network television debut on Late Night with Seth Meyers.  See him unleash September 8 in Victoria Park at SONiC Field Day! Check festival set times here.  
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5 Reasons Why the Edmonton Fringe Festival Rules
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5 Reasons Why the Edmonton Fringe Festival Rules
The Edmonton Fringe Festival has returned for the 37th year. Here’s a few things to know before heading to festival: Held August 16-26, 2018 at a series of venues throughout Old Strathcona. Check out gate entrance locations here. This year’s theme is “Fringe’0’Saurus...
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Metric’s Emily Haines Talks New Music, Touring with Smashing Pumpkins & Being a Band Geek
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Metric released their still untitled album on September 21. Frontwoman/rock goddess Emily Haines chatted with Brooklyn about the album’s themes, battling stage fright and hanging with Billy Corgan.  
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LISTEN: One Of The Voice Actors From ‘Archer’ Stars In A Show At The Fringe!
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LISTEN: One Of The Voice Actors From ‘Archer’ Stars In A Show At The Fringe!
  This is awesome! As one of the voice actors from “Archer” will appear the Edmonton Fringe Festival over the next 11 day! Amber Nash, who does the voice of Pam Poovey on the show, will star in “The Big Ol Show” at the Fringe! It turns out she has a big connection to ...
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WATCH: Arkells Release New Live Video To Get Us Ready For Sonic Field Day!
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Arkells are super busy right now. They JUST announced that their new album will be called “Rally Cry” and its coming out October 19th. They are also set Sonic Field Day on September 8th. To get use amped for both those things, they have released live video from a MASSIVE show they pla...
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SONiC Rock Door Guesses
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th 2018 Sara guessed “The Smashing Pumpkins – Bullet With Butterfly Wings.” The Sonic Rock Door is worth: $1512. Previous Guesses: Alice Merton – Lash Out Grandson – Blood // Water Florence & The Machine – What Kind Of Man The Offspring – You’re...
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SONiC Rock Door Guesses
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th 2018 Ryan guessed “Alice Merton – Lash Out.” The Sonic Rock Door is worth: $1502. Previous Guesses: Grandson – Blood // Water Florence & The Machine – What Kind Of Man The Offspring – You’re Gonna Go Far Kid City and Colour – Lover Come Back ...
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WATCH: The Rock Reflects On Time In CFL While Watching Esks Game
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Not everyone knows that before he was an actor, before he was a wrestler, The Rock was a football player. He actually got to the CFL and was (briefly) part of the Calgary Stampeders back in the 90’s. While filming a new movie last week, Dwayne Johnson took time to reflect on his time in [&#...
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SONiC Rock Door Guesses
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th 2018 Bryan guessed “Grandson – Blood // Water” The Sonic Rock Door is worth: $1492. Previous Guesses: Florence & The Machine – What Kind Of Man The Offspring – You’re Gonna Go Far Kid City and Colour – Lover Come Back Tokyo Police Club – Hot ...
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WATCH: Elle King – Shame
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Elle King is back with a new song called “Shame”. It’s been over 3 years since she blew up with “Ex’s and Oh’s”, and this new tune could mean a new album is on the way? Have a listen to Elle King’s Shame here:
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