Songs of Resilience: Bringing Voice to Protest Music

May 4th, 7:00pm @ St-Andrew's United Church | May 9th, 8:00pm @ Halifax Convention Centre Celebrating song as a tool for social change movements with Polaris Choir Featuring chants, protest songs, contemporary choral works, and a choir-created arrangement, listeners will be transported throughout the past hundred years and invited to reflect on social movements that … Continued

$15

Songs of Resilience: Bringing Voice to Protest Music (NSGEU Convention)

May 4th, 7:00pm @ St-Andrew’s United Church | May 9th, 8:00pm @ Halifax Convention Centre Celebrating song as a tool for social change movements with Polaris Choir Featuring chants, protest songs, contemporary choral works, and a choir-created arrangement, listeners will be transported throughout the past hundred years and invited to reflect on social movements that … Continued

$15

Strange Froots & Zamani

A Friday afternoon celebration of chill grooves and deep rhythms. Strange Froots are a trio of soul warriors from Montreal, Canada featuring MCs Naïka Champaïgne, SageS, and Mags. Seamlessly blending traditions from their manifold perspectives of the Black diaspora (Haiti, Ghana, Jamaica and Senegal), the Froots’ music displays a disarming form of directness that allows … Continued

Free

Hip Hop Vs. Capitalism Vol. 2

The Bus Stop Theatre Coop 2203 Gottingen St, Halifax, NS

  Back for a second year in a row, Hip-hop Vs. Capitalism will be part of Mayworks' festival mic-drop. Kicking off with a community cypher entitled "Hip-Hop vs. the System", followed by a feature set by acclaimed anti-capitalist hip-hop veterans Test Their Logik. Hip-Hop Vs. The System | A Community Cypher Calling all rappers and … Continued

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Dance to A New Dawn

The Bus Stop Theatre Coop 2203 Gottingen St, Halifax, NS

Night of June 1st to 2nd - midnight to dawn *Dry Event*   5 Epic DJ's will take us all on a journey through space, time, and sound as we celebrate revolutionary arts and culture and dance the night away as a community.  Complementing the music will be stunning and politicized murals, graphics, and video-streams … Continued

$5 – $20

AQUAKULTRE: BGM LIVE

The Derby Show Bar 2037 Gottingen St, Halifax, Nova Scotia

Bleeding Gums Murphy: Live Album Concert >>> BUY TICKETS <<< Featuring Aquakultre & DJ Uncle Fester With orchestration by Erin Costelo Opening act featuring Kxng Wooz with Superfluid The legendary Halifax-based DJ Uncle Fester teams up with the renowned Halifax-based rapper/singer/song-writer and Polaris Prize-nominated artist Aquakultre. Together, they blend Hip-Hop, Jazz, Soul and Rhythm and … Continued

$20

HOW WE WON

The Derby Show Bar 2037 Gottingen St, Halifax, Nova Scotia

A 25th Anniversary Tribute Concert Honouring the Community's Collective Action in Saving Our Canada Employment Centre >> Click Here for Required Registration PUBLIC HEALTH: Health care restrictions will be lifted by this date, however we strongly encourage everyone to wear masks, wash hands regularly and keep distant from those outside your group of friends. If … Continued

Free

May Day @ Radstorm

Radstorm 2177 Gottingen Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia

Looking for more to do on May Day? Check out this Fundraising event presented by Radstorm & the Halifax Anarchist Book Fair Sunday, May 1 Doors - 2 PM | Screening - 3 PM | Music - 5 PM All ages/Dry space $10 or Pay What You Can Radstorm, 2177 Gottingen Masks required Musicians: Jah’mila … Continued

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ONLINE – All In: DJ Uncle Fester x Superfluid Collective + Friends

The Bus Stop Theatre Coop 2203 Gottingen St, Halifax, NS

Online Stream (May 18th-20th) (CC) >>BUY TICKETS This two part show will blow your socks off! DJ Uncle Fester brings together some of Halifax’ hottest MCs and the amazing Superfluid Collective for a night of great performances and a live off-the-floor recording session of new music. Part I: DJ Uncle Fester & Friends Featuring General … Continued

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The Halifax Workers’ Action Centre’s 2nd Annual Open Mic Night

The Bus Stop Theatre Coop 2203 Gottingen St, Halifax, NS

Join us for a night of fun, music, and solidarity at the Halifax Workers' Action Centre's Open Mic Night Fundraiser! >> Get tickets HERE - This in-person event will take place on Saturday, October 7, 2023 at 2203 Gottingen St, Halifax, NS B3K 3B5. Enjoy labour-minded performances by local artists, prizes, and a silent auction … Continued

$25 – $50