Crusades 7-inch release

The 7” record has to be the classic punk format. It’s been around since the start and won’t disappear anytime soon. Even for you readers who don’t like vinyl anymore, admit it, the 7” is just plain cute. Crusades will be releasing their first 7”…

St. John’s Comedy Festival

Friday, June 15 Battery Hotel Early Show (7pm) $23 Performers:  Mark Critch (host), Erica Sigurdson, Shaun Majumder, Lorne Elliott Late Show (10pm) $23 Performers:  Gavin Crawford (host), Cathy Jones, Irwin Barker, Steve Patterson

Out of mind

Sex columnist Dan Savage on the perils of self-medicating. I’ve got a confusing issue with my girlfriend. Our relationship was going great until I caught her having an emotional affair via MySpace. She swore to never hurt me again. Well, I recently found out that…

Short Flix of ’06

The International Women’s Film Festival will be serving up the cinematic cream of last year’s 15-minutes-or-less crop to get us salivating over film and ready for more to come. Sample an account of seniors falling in love. Or the story of a girl who doesn’t…

7th Annual Nickel Film Festival

Tuesday, June 19 7pm ($11) Punch Up At A Wedding (Justin Simms, NL); Succubus (Alison Reid, ON); Desolation Angels (Kurt Breitenmoser, Australia); The Nickel Gets Jazzed and the Jazz Festival Gets Framed (Roger Maunder, Justin Simms & Colleen Power, NL); delirium (Gerard Neil, NL); El…