The Calgary Journal
The Calgary Journal

Arts and Entertainment

Spencer Cheyne didn’t expect to reach the number one spot on iTunes, having come as close as number two and three in the past, but he was ecstatic when he finally reached the top spot, after his work with a local country duo, Leaving Thomas.

The art of DJing goes back more than half a century: from the early days of hip-hop to modern scratch, the art of creating and mixing music has a long and rich history.

It’s a chilly evening in Calgary, but at The Pint Public House, the mood is warm and inviting as participants take on this month’s Calgary Story Slam theme, Forgotten.

Sitting down at a dining table, tonight’s story slam winner Gordon Churchill shares the experience of telling their stories in front of an audience.

The smell of hotdogs and anticipation floats through Tubby Dog, the Calgary-famous restaurant that provides live music to pair with their award-winning weenies.