Anger among the province’s craft beer devotees over country music singer Corb Lund’s toasting Budweiser’s Alberta pedigree has surprised a spokesman for the brewing titan.
Pros and Cons, a grassroots music-making initiative that gives inmates the tools, instruments and confidence to showcase their talent, has taken old in Ontario, Canada, where restorative programs have taken a hit in recent years. Photo by Andrew Lichtenstein/Corbis via Getty Images
As a Métis woman, she said her people have a huge role to play in building relationships in a time where people really need to come together and learn to communicate. Especially, given their history and all the stories they have to share.
“Nathan was a very sweet, kind soul who touched so many lives both with his music and as a person,” said Oakie. “He was always willing to give and help out whenever he could, always supportive and just a kind and decent person who made you feel good.”
Chad Allan, an icon of Canadian music and founding member of the Guess Who is recovering in a British Columbia hospital after suffering a stroke.