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The Newfoundland Brewery Tour starts up again and we chat to one of the owners of Mount Pearl’s Landwash Brewery.
Some classic, not so classic and maybe even fairly new Christmas tunes that you can play at any upcoming holiday get together.
Kris details a story that put him right in the Christmas spirit after years of feeling like a Scrooge.
The women of Fully Gorgeous put off a hilarious holiday themed sketch comedy show at The Fat Cat and it starred The Racket’s own Stephanie Curran. Kris tells you all about it.
A collection of Christmas cards are on display at MUN’s QE II Library and The Racket talked to archivist Linda White about the cards, their origins and how the public can view them. (Photo by Richard Blenkinsopp).
Local author, Brad Dunne chats to The Racket about his book After Dark Vapours.
Remember when The Killers would release a new Christmas song every year? Kris recounts with fondness.
The Racket chats to a social media personality and a photographer, both based in Halifax who combine their powers for some out of this world cosplay photos for Instagram. (Photo courtesy of Shaun Simpson).
Throughout his career, Bret Hart has won championships and received praise from critics and fans alike. He is a WWE Hall of Famer but there is one prestigious place he had yet to be inducted; Canada’s Walk of Fame, which seems to be a glaring omission
Image received from Village Brewery
The Racket speaks with Kieran Cronin of the growing Facebook page Newfoundland Ireland Direct Connection, after WestJet announced it was cancelling its direct flight from St. John’s to Dublin.
Kris wrote about (and ran) Dildo Brewing Company & Museum’s Will Run For Beer event!
After we covered the controversy surrounding a RAW: natural born artists show at Club One, the show was cancelled and a new event aimed at showcasing, not exploiting artists has taken its place.
Kris provides a retrospective review on the anniversary of Kanye West’s 808s & Heartbreak.
The Racket attended Oxfam Canada’s Museum Without a Home exhibit and spoke to representatives of Oxfam Canada and the Refugee and Immigrants Advisory Council.
Kris responds to Anne T. Donahue’s “How I grew up and learned to connect with Alanis Morissette's Supposed Former Infatuation Junkie” published by CBC earlier this month.
The Racket profiles the hosts of the podcast Shitbaked.