Entertainment

City of Nanaimo now accepting temporary outdoor art program submissions

Artists have until Oct. 22 to submit their applications online

Shawn Mendes grabs four awards, delivers big surprises at MMVAs

The pop singer picked up three other MMVAs, best pop artist and two awards voted by viewers — fan fave artist and video.

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Moonshine Mollys to perform at Port Theatre telethon
Jazz violinist Kit Eakle to play Lighthouse Bistro
Violinist Ray Chin performs at the Nanaimo Arts Council
Water resistant stencil art on display at VIU

B.C. punk pioneer Randy Rampage had a ‘heart of gold’

The bassist for Vancouver’s D.O.A died at his Vancouver home earlier this month of an apparent heart attack

Robin Leach of ‘Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous’ dies

He showcased a world of champagne wishes and caviar dreams in the 80’s and 90’s

‘Old-ish’ named people’s choice at Nanaimo Fringe Festival awards after-party

Winner Susan Freedman is a resident of Parksville and Vancouver

Wide Mouth Mason frontman Shaun Verreault performs at Dinghy Dock Pub

Blues-rock band to release new record in the coming months

Victoria jazz bassist Sean Drabitt performs at the Lighthouse Bistro

Drabitt will present a tribute to Weather Report bassist Jaco Pastorius

Gabriola Arts Council’s Cultivate Festival makes debut at Gabriola Commons

Cultivate combines Gabriola’s theatre and music festivals into one multidisciplinary event

Rapper Post Malone’s jet blows 2 tires but then lands safely

Malone who hates flying praised the flight crew for their efforts

Nanaimo rapper Konfidential films music video at Discontent City

Video for So Far Gone viewed nearly 40,000 times after three weeks

Documentary filmed in B.C. nominated in ‘Wildlife Oscars’’

Toad People is the only Canadian film to be nominated in this year’s Panda Wilderness Awards

Salt Spring Island band Lovers Touch performs at the Vault

In September group will release new EP ‘How Does it Make you Feel?’

These are the highest-paid actresses of 2018

In its list released this week Forbes said all 10 earned a total of $186 million before tax

RCMP’s thrilling Musical Ride comes to the Cow Ex on Aug. 28

It’s time to get those seats for your family at a fun event that showcases part of Canada’s history

Nanaimo’s Summertime Blues festival returns to Maffeo Sutton Park

This year’s event will be heavy on local talent, including guitarist Mark Crissinger

Updated: ‘Queen of Soul’ Aretha Franklin has died

Publicist Gwendolyn Quinn reports Franklin passed Thursday at 9:50 a.m. at her home in Detroit