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A family affair

Cary Bilcowski, lead vocals and guitarist of The Hairy Prairies (left), along with Spruce and the Meadowlark’s Aisha Belle on the fiddle with baby in tow, perform Saturday night at the fifth annual Whoop & Holler Folk Fest in Portage la Prairie.

Aug. 31 to feature ‘Shades Of Country’ and ‘Kicking Up Dust’

Park concerts close on a country music theme

Aug. 31 to feature ‘Shades Of Country’ and ‘Kicking Up Dust’Shades Of CountryJoe and Tess Achtemichuk – Shades of Country – continue to share their love of country music with their Portage and area fans. The couple are making their second appearance in the summer concert series.Joe began playing guitar at age 15 in Saskatchewan as part of a family

When Winnipeg’s Ozconscious unfolds itself on the Whoop & Hollar stage Sept. 9, it will fold its audience into its new mix. (Submitted)

Ozconscious to play Whoop & Hollar

When Winnipeg’s Ozconscious unfolds itself on the Whoop & Hollar stage Sept. 9, it will fold its audience into its new mix.Now a four piece, the young musicians have learned to be tighter in the abscence of two extra musicians helping fill a sound.Tate Hiebert, singer and guitarist in the revamped lineup, says Ozconscious is all at once “tight, gro

Fifteen artists are preparing to share their work spaces and artistic lives with you as part of the annual Prairie Ripples Art Tour Sept. 9-10. (Submitted)

Prairie Ripples Art Tour Sept. 9-10

Take the tour, catch all the colour Fifteen artists are preparing to share their workspaces and artistic lives with you as part of the annual Prairie Ripples Art Tour Sept. 9-10. Participating Prairie Ripple artists are inviting you to come meet and talk to them as you are introduced to their art through their eyes.Just off of 5 Ave. E. at 434 Roya

Local artists are inviting you not only into their studios but also into their artistic lives during the Prairie Ripples Art Tour. (Submitted)

Chase the colour: art tour taking shape

What is your interest? Pottery? Watercolours? Photography? Acrylics? How about Pastels? Barn wood? Wheat Weaving? All these and more await you on the 2017 Prairie Ripples Art Tour.Fifteen local artists are inviting you not only into their studios - start at any station you wish - but also into their artistic lives. See their most recent creations a