Category Archives: 2017

The Madness Tour: All That Remains, Throw The Fight, & Tyrants Demise

By Samuel Stevens

On the night of December 19th, you could feel Winnipeg’s annual holiday cold snap starting outdoors and I had the pleasure of staying in warm to take in the Madness Tour at The Garrick. The night’s bill included touring acts, All That Remains, Throw The Fight, and locals, Tyrants Demise. All That Remains is currently wrapping up their current tour with Throw The Fight, through Canada and a few United States cities for their recent album release, “Madness.”

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Made In The Name of Rock N Roll Tour: One Bad Son

By Samuel Stevens

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Shane Volk, One Bad Son Vocalist. Photo by Samuel Stevens Photography

One Bad Son, who hail from Saskatoon, Saskatchewan started the night with the most appropriate song, “Made In The Name of Rock N Roll”. The song shares the name of their brand new studio album and the band’s current and very thorough Canadian fall tour. One Bad Son’s new LP, “Made In The Name of Rock N Roll” was released back on October 13th 2017 through 604 Records.

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Just For Laughs Alternative Comedy Tour

By Samuel Stevens

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“Welcome to the Just For Laughs Alternative Comedy Tour” rang out through the Burton Cummings Theatre followed by Nick Vatterott, the host of the evening making his way on stage. Nick begin making jokes about restaurants for about approximately 10 minutes that I personally didn’t find too funny. I’ll admit I did chuckle at a few, so maybe I did enjoy them to some extent. Nick ended his routine by sharing a plethora of texts he and a wrong number exchanged recently. A majority of these texts are what really started to give me some good laughs just as Nick brought the first main act of the night Rhys Darby, to the stage.

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