“The 2018 festival brings a new kind of music experience not found throughout the year in Halifax.”
Check out our video primer playlist for tonight’s HPX closer at the Marquee featuring the Toronto-based trifecta of DJ/producer Bambii, MC phenom Tasha The Amazon, the neo-soul tinged flows of Clairmont the Second, and more.
The Los Angeles comedian, podcaster, actor, jet-skier and skywriter, Kurt Braunohler, is set to headline the Marquee Comedy Stage this evening at 7PM as a part of Halifax Pop Explosion 25.
Here is your schedule for the Halifax Pop Explosion 2017 double-decker kickoff party tonight at the Seahorse Tavern and Marquee Ballroom.
“I love all of you out there that made my dreams come true. When I come back, I’ll come back strong”.
Check out a preview track of Not You’s upcoming EP entitled Misty, and pre-order your copy on 12″ vinyl, CD and digital download via Fundog Records.
Before we roll out our wrap-up of the HPX 2016 festivities, we wanted to share this great piece of throwback video from Much Music’s 1994 coverage of Halifax Pop Explosion. This found footage features Eric’s Trip, Thrush Hermit, Sunny Day Real Estate, Blonde Red Head, Treble Charger, Hardship Post and much more.
Wendy Rose chats with Michel Langevin of legendary Canadian heavy metal veterans Voivod ahead of their shows tonight, October 19th, at the Rock House in St. John’s, and tomorrow, October 20th, at the Marquee Ballroom in Halifax.
Mike Roy sits down with Jessie Stein of The Luyas ahead of their appearance at Halifax Pop Explosion to discuss the recent resurgence of the group including their new EP, their return to tour life, and finding inspiration both inside and outside of the music industry.