First Offence — “Death of Liberty”

Track: First Offence — “Death of Liberty” From An Army of None (2007) Newfoundland www.myspace.com/firstoffencepunk Rachel Jean Harding: This song sounds like it was spit out of a random punk rock song generator. The vocalist asks “Where’s our right to say what we think and…

Tegan and Sara — “Back in your Head”

[kml_flashembed movie=”http://www.youtube.com/v/KMsgKnLhS5M” width=”400″ height=”330″ wmode=”transparent” /] From The Con (2007) B.C./Quebec www.teganandsara.com Rachel Jean Harding: A bouncy love song with a simple beat, piano, keyboards and voice that avoids the pitfall of cliched lyrics: The singer wants to rekindle an old relationship but admits her…

Mount Pearl Bluegrass & Old Time Country Music Festival 2007

August 17 -19 Friday, Aug 17 Crooked Stovepipe (7pm); Eastwind w/ Jimmy Linegar (7:45pm); Chris Jones & The Night Drivers (8:30pm); Bluegrass Diamonds (9:15pm); True Blue (9:55pm). Saturday, Aug 18 Shirley Montague (1:35pm); Eastwind w/ Jimmy Linegar (2:20pm); Bluegrass Diamonds (3:05pm); Neil & Terri (3:50pm);…

Eastern Edge 24-Hour Art Marathon 2007

Saturday, August 18 – Sunday, August 19 Peace-A-Chord Dan Galway acoustic (12pm– 12:30pm); Sex Ed w/ Kaya Payne (12:30pm-1pm); Juggling w/ Dave Mercer (1pm-1:30pm); Katie Fitzpatrick acoustic (1:30pm-2pm); Speakers tba (2pm-2:30pm); Neil Conway acoustic (2:30pm-3pm). Free children’s workshops Lego building w/ Elayne Greeley (12pm–2pm); Styrofoam…

Other events Thursday, Aug 30

Mall Walkers Club, 8:45am, Avalon Mall, 737-2333 Seniors Bridging Culture Club: Tea, guest speakers & conversation, 2pm, Seniors Resource Centre 737-2333

Other events Wednesday, Aug 29

Drop In Evenings: Snacks & conversation at the Women’s Centre, 6pm-9pm, free, all women welcome, 150 LeMarchant Rd Family Canoeing, 6pm-8pm, Power’s Pond, Mount Pearl Green Drinks: A social gathering of people interested in environmental issues, 7pm-9pm, no cover, The Ship Heritage Crafters: Knit, craft…

Other events Monday, Aug 27

Food Not Bombs: Healthy meals free of charge, 1:30pm, Bannerman Park Nicotine Anonymous: Trying to quit smoking? Support group meets 7:30pm-8:30pm, Carnell Bldg, 15 Pippy Pl (side entrance), 2nd floor

Other events Sunday, Aug 26

A Traditional Kitchen Party: Tunes, tales & dance w/ Kelly Russell & Tonya Kearley, 2pm, The Rooms Birdwatching: Early morning hike w/ Dr. Howard Clase, 8am, MUN Botanical Garden Choral BCP Eversong: Featuring music from English choral tradition, 11am & 6:30pm, Anglican Cathedral Family Fun…

Other events Saturday, Aug 25

Critical Splash: Public water fight, open to all, free, 5pm, Bannerman Park, by Military Rd Ferryland Lighthouse Reading Series w/ Lisa Moore & Kathleen Winter evening picnic, $25, Ferryland 363-7456 Cruise Ship: MS Deutschland arrives 7pm, St. John’s Harbour Organic Sidewalk Market: Organic produce from…

Other events Friday, Aug 24

Friendship Club: For seniors, 737-2333 Outdoor Lunchtime Concert Series w/ The Discounts (hiphop / reggae), 12:30pm-1:30pm, Murray Premises Courtyard

Other events Thursday, Aug 23

Arts in the Park: Sing A Long w/ Denise Hennebury: An evening of easy-to-sing campfire songs. (If you can’t sing it good, sing it LOUD!), 7pm, Gazebo in Centennial Park (next to City Hall) Mall Walkers Club, 8:45am, Avalon Mall, 737-2333 Newfie Mug Up (Bridges…

Other events Wednesday, Aug 22

Drop In Evenings: Snacks & conversation at the Women’s Centre, 6pm-9pm, free, all women welcome, 150 LeMarchant Rd Family Canoeing, 6pm-8pm, Power’s Pond, Mount Pearl Heritage Crafters: Knit, craft & make friends, 10am, Sobey’s Community Room, Howley Estates 737-2333 The Great Casavant Organ, David Drinkell…

Other events Tuesday, Aug 21

Auntie Crae’s Band, lunchtime, free, Auntie Crae’s Roller Skating: 18 and older, 8pm-10pm, $4/$5, Mile One Centre (Till Aug 18) Trivia Quiz Night, 9pm, Rose & Thistle

Other events Monday, Aug 20

Blood Donor Clinic, Delta Hotel 1-888-2-donate Book Club, For Grown-Ups, Granny Bates Council Meeting: Refer to Council Agenda on website for meeting agenda items (posted Friday afternoon), Public is welcome, 4:30pm, Council Chambers, 4th floor City Hall Food Not Bombs: Healthy meals free of charge,…