Posts Tagged ‘spotlight’
 

 
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Jim Hubbard in Montreal for Public Lecture and Documentary Premiere of United in Anger

On November 22nd Jim Hubbard – a New York City-based filmmaker and ACT UP member – will be presenting a public lecture at Concordia University in conjunction with the premiere screening of his documentary film, Unit...
by Caitlin
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Don’t Call Them A Girl Band: Montreal’s Mad About Mad June

Surprisingly, the question that threw off the Montreal band Mad June’s vocalist and guitarist Vanessa McLean the most was naming her favourite lesbian in pop culture, when I met her and the bassist Pascale St-Onge for a chat....
by Rosel
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Win Two Tickets To See @MadJune, Midnight Romeo, & The Little Black Dress

It’s Tuesday! That means it is giveaway time! We are big big fans of Montreal band Mad June. They have been supporters of The Gaily since our wee little new born days. Read our interview with them Don’t Call Them A...
by Erika
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Tegan and Sara Recreate the Teen Dream with Closer Video

It’s here! Tegan and Sara have released the official video for Closer and it’s all that I hoped it would be and more! I’ve been anticipating its release since my original post on the song written a couple of months ba...
by Caitlin
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Melissa Etheridge In Montreal – Leaving No Doubt That She Still Totally Rocks

Melissa Etheridge loves Canada, and Canada loves her. From our balcony seats at Place des Arts’ Theatre Maisonneuve, providing an unobstructed view of the stage, we sat and waited as the anticipation in the hall steadily ...
by Mel
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Waiting For The Revolution: 11 WTF Feminist Items on Etsy

Like other formerly misguided and angsty youth in the pre-Twilight days of the 1990’s, I dabbled in Wicca. There’s something funny about Wicca that makes you willing to plunk down your money for literally ANYTHING w...
by Kristi
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Music Video Vendredi – COVERS EDITION – Britney Spears Toxic

Happy Friday Music Lovers!   For this week’s MVV, we’re transporting you back in time to a land of sheer, glittery body suits, space-age Pan Am uniforms and the days when Brit was a little less batty. Or maybe ...
by Mel
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VIDEO: Madonna’s Girl Gone Wild

Full Disclosure: I am a late blooming Madonna gay. That is, I had only discovered her years after I discovered myself. Her hard beats, cute boys and stormy dance moves only started to grow on me after I had watched her Drowned ...
 

 
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Music Video Vendredi – Mother Mother’s ‘Baby Don’t Dance’

This 5 piece Vancouver based indie rock band can really do no wrong in my eyes,  the song “Baby Don’t Dance” is particularly pleasing. It is an upbeat and very catchy hit from their third album Eureka . So he...
by Rachelle
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Montreal’s JJ Levine Exhibits ‘Queer Portraits: 2010-2012’ at RATS9 Gallery

A rare Montreal show, JJ Levine is currently exhibiting their Queer Portraits: 2010 – 2012 at RATS 9 Gallery. The exhibit explores complex notions of gender, sexuality and queer space, and is a continuation of Levine...
by Saturn
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Christian Gift + Candy = JesusWEEN! Christians Attempt To Rid Us Of Fun. Again.

“Christian Gift + Candy = JesusWeen” ~ Jesus Ween on Facebook Attention all ye sinners who choose to celebrate Halloween by dressing up in heinously anti-biblical fashion and cavort with equally disgusting individua...
by Dallas
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Tegan & Sara Are Ready To Dance: ‘Closer’ and ‘I’m Not Your Hero’ VIDEOS

Any chance to write about these two – I’ll take it. My listening relationship with Tegan and Sara began along with the insatiable need that teenage girls have for empowering emotional girl voices on constant loop on their i...
by Caitlin
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