An A/V Guide to the Out of Earshot Schedule

To help navigate the diverse lineup of new and emerging eastern Canadian bands and artists set to comprise Out of Earshot’s shows, workshops, installations and presentations, we compiled an audio / video primer to set the mood for your artistically adventurous week in St. John’s.

Sam Langford: a Canadian Boxing Footnote (1883 -1956)

Although he possessed otherworldly talents, Nova Scotia-born boxer Sam Langford died penniless in 1956. Langford’s story is built more on rumour and legend than actual fact, because when he was active there was a concerted effort to diminish his historic career.

A Quick Listen in Memory of Fred Gamberg

To commemorate the 23 year anniversary of the passing of Fred Gamberg, we wanted to revisit some of his contributions to St. John’s music history. Check out the 90s local rock compilation he helped create, as well as the session from his days as the founding drummer of Giver.