Big budget spectacles fill the theatres, page-turning novels keep us up at night, and music is played and sung along to loudly - summer is a great time for pop culture. TCE reviews the season's got-to-check-it-out experiences.
Thousands of bands both new and old are posting music daily, and they’re all vying for the commodity most precious to them, your ears’ real estate. The Famines, who recently played Princess Cafe are taking a new approach.
Andy Brast, owner of Carry-On Comics in uptown Waterloo, breaks away from our interview to greet two customers who have just walked through the door. They exchange greetings of familiarity while he catches up with them and instinctually reaches for their weekly haul of comics behind the counter.