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The three Bs — Bach, Beethoven and Brahms — will take the spotlight with pianist Jane Coop as the Okanagan Symphony Orchestra kicks off 59th season next week.


Hot on the heels of his induction in to the Canadian Music Hall of Fame alongside his ex-bandmates in Barenaked Ladies, singer-songwriter Steven Page has announced the release of the most forceful musical statement of his solo music career. Discipline: Heal Thyself, Pt. II, will be released …

The annual Field of Screams event at O’Keefe Ranch in Vernon promises to be even scarier this year with an extra haunted maze and a new professional set design.

A singer-songwriter duo who put a lot of different flavours into their folk music will perform at Milkcrate Records on Sept. 10.


Dwayne Danley of Armstrong applies finishing touches to a spoke for a decorative wagon wheel Friday at the Interior Provincial Exhibition in Armstrong. He also hand-manufactures working wheels. The IPE continues through Sunday, with gates open from 7:30 a.m. to 9 p.m.


Thirteen-year-old Amelie Baker of Oyama and her miniature pony First Knight Southern Belle took first place in the Driving Reignmanship competition Wednesday during the first day of the 119th annual Interior Provincial Exposition in Armstrong.


Ron Cosgrove, left, moves ahead of Mike Kiemele on the third turn of the miniature stagecoach races Wednesday at the 119th annual Interior Provincial Exposition in Armstrong. The IPE started Wednesday and continues through Sunday.

“See ewe at the fair!” declares the website for the 119th Armstrong IPE. The theme for this year’s fair, which starts Wednesday, is “Sheep Thrills.”

Self-described “experimental gloom rock” band Beth is embarking on a 13-date Canadian tour in support of their new single, Isolation. They will perform at Milkcrate Records in Kelowna on Sept. 5.


Quietly spoken, mild mannered with a kind and welcoming smile, this statuesque brunette stood at the threshold of my home with a box of chocolates to say thank you to me for taking the time to meet with her — even though this interview was my request as part of my series on Okanagan home-gro…

Rock the Lake 2018 ended on a high-pitched note Sunday night at Prospera Place. It also ended with an ongoing debate about the difference between a legitimate nostalgia band and tribute artists.

Self-described “experimental gloom rock” band Beth is embarking on a 13-date Canadian tour in support of their new single, Isolation. They will be performing at Milkcrate Records in Kelowna on Sept. 5.

Penticton-based country music group the Hillside Outlaws will play in Kelowna on Friday at the OK Corral nightclub.

Celtic folk band Knacker’s Yard will be performing at Milkcrate Records on Sunday, Aug. 19. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., music starts at 7 p.m. and tickets are $10 at the door.


A Kelowna bluegrass band has been invited to join the lineup at the Salmon Arm Roots and Blues Festival.


Canadian rock ’n’ roll legend Randy Bachman performs for an appreciative crowd Friday night at the third annual Rock the Lake music festival outside Prospera Place in Kelowna. This year’s lineup again features a large number of Canadian classic rock bands over three days. Bachman performed a…

This week has such a cool vibe to it —dancing horses, shooting stars, Disney animated films at dusk and a sprinkle of jazz.


The Kinga Heming Trio — Heming with Neville Bowman on keyboard and Bernie Addington on bass — was among the performers during Saturday evening’s Live! In Lake Country jazz concert at Swalwell Park. The free summer concert series features different musical acts each Saturday. Next up is an ev…


The setting was surreal as Juno-award-winning singer-songwriter Chantal Kreviasuk performed Thursday at Fitzpatrick Family Vineyards in Peachland. Propped up on risers at the edge of winery’s crush deck, the “Before You” singer was framed by Okanagan Lake and the slopes of Okanagan Mountain …