winnipeg music

Putting Winnipeg and Its Punks on The Map

Anyone who has ever heard a song or seen a performance by Winnipeg punk duo, Mobina Galore knows the band is chock-full of angst, energy and badass attitude. Fresh off an enormous tour stretch across Europe and North America, the renowned pair has hit the road yet again to help spread their brand of great punk rock. We spoke with guitarist and vocalist Jenna Priestner about life as hard-working road warriors, their current tour and how they’re helping to pave the way for women in punk.

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Record Review: Chuck Copenace Group – EP 1

Ojibway Jazz trumpeter Chuck Copenace’s latest release, EP 1, showcases both his enthusiasm for jazz and the deep respect he has for his culture. His experience playing with a the virtual who’s who of Winnipeg bands including funk/jazz innovators Moses Mayes, roots act Nathan, and rockers Indian City, has widened his musical vista and you can hear those influences across these four tracks.

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