Wow! Made it to a column for an online magazine, I must be doing something right.
I thought, for the first article, I'd let you know who I am and why I’m writing a punk rock column. I'm Joel, I run Calgary Punk Shows. I have been in the scene since the early ‘90s, so I've seen what the Calgary scene is capable of and where it is at today. I think the scene, as far as talent is concerned, is absolutely amazing! Calgary is not lacking in the talent department. However, the draw of a crowd is where we struggle. It seems these days, no matter what bands are put together, it's hard to bring the crowd.Read More