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Decorated Canadian singer-songwriter Basia Bulat returns to Newfoundland for a lengthy cross-island tour this April.
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Q: Coming off of two very successful and well received studio albums, do you find mounted pressure to achieve a certain level of songwriting or success?
A: I don’t really think of it that

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In conversation with Archbishop Martin Currie
BY Dillon Collins
Archbishop Martin William Currie of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese in St. John’s isn’t fraught with the trappings and trimmings of an atypical  man endowed with papal power. In fact, his modesty and personable nature are among his most easily recognizable attributes.

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By Pam Pardy Ghent
As the proud daughter and granddaughter of fishermen, at this time of year, it’s always those who earn their living at sea who dominate my thoughts. From the sealers out in the bitter cold to the fisher-folk in their boats or in their harbour sheds preparing

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Three distinct yet collective voices, B.C.’s Lion Bear Fox make their Newfoundland debut ahead of their awaited debut LP. Ryan ‘Fox’ McMahon catches up with The Herald for our latest Q&A.
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Q: You guys will be hitting Newfoundland at length this February. I know you’ve played on the east coast

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Have you ever noticed how every Christmas season, you inevitably start reminiscing about past holidays? About the old Christmas ornaments that you made in Beavers, or how when your grandmother used to stay with you she’d always have these funny sayings, about how much things have changed but it’s nice

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“All that glitters is not gold,” is an eerily apt adage for this woefully underwhelming tale of greed and desperation.
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In accessing my thoughts on the based-on-a-somewhat-true, inspired-by-shady-happenings drama, I couldn’t help but pause for thought at the hefty gorge Matthew McConaughey has carved out between his current acting

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Multi-versed jazz singer Heather Bambrick uncorks another vintage work with her highly anticipated album You’ll Never Know. 
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The opening line in Heather Bambrick’s official website bio sums up the career of the transplanted Newfoundland jazz powerhouse quite magnificently. “Heather Bambrick has been wearing many hats for many years –

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