Jimmy Page Thinks These Wee Led Zeplophonists Are Awe-Inspiring


The 7 to 12 year old members of Louisville Leopard Percussionists can count a legendary figure among their fans:  Jimmy Page. The Led Zeppelin guitarist posted the video of the ensemble tackling Zeppelin tunes on xylophones on his Facebook page … Continue reading


Win Your Belfry Theatre Spark Festival Tickets On “The Play’s The Thing”

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Monday March 09 through Sunday March 22, the Belfry Theatre presents the 2015 edition of the Spark Festival, featuring Juno Award winning singer/songwriter Hawksley Workman in The God That Comes, writer, choreographer and performer Anita Majumdar in her trio of … Continue reading


Win Your Journey Tickets This Week On The Q


The Q welcomes Journey to Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre Monday July 13; tickets go on sale this Friday at 10am via Select Your Tickets, but you can win them this week (Monday February 23 through Friday February 27) before they go … Continue reading


Beat The Toaster For Dinner Vouchers For Dine Around & Stay In Town.

From Monday, February 23rd to Friday, February 27th we are ringing back a QMS gem! Beat The Toaster for dinner vouchers (each valid for a $40 menu) for Dine Around & Stay In Town that is on from (Feb 20th … Continue reading


Lead Belly documentary coming soon

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We have a big music history lesson coming in a few days! The Smithsonian is releasing a Lead Belly documentary this Tuesday (February 23). A 5-CD set will also be released. Not familiar with him? His versions of Gallows Pole … Continue reading


Update: Rock The Shores 2015


Here’s the early word on Rock The Shores. We’ve got a date for you to book off. For the fourth year in a row, Rock The Shores will be returning to Colwood to host world class rock acts at West … Continue reading


Win a VIP table at The Road To Sunfest!

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Sunfest returns to the Cowichan Valley July 30th-August 2nd, and we want to send you to The Road To Sunfest! All this week on The Q! Midday Show, you can win a VIP table for four (including some drinks!) to … Continue reading


Dinner with ??? for Dine Around


Question: If you could have dinner with any three (3) famous people, dead or alive, who would you choose? Think about the possible scenarios; Jimi Hendrix, Stevie Ray Vaughan, and Duane Allman. Or how about dining with John Belushi, George Carlin, and Richard … Continue reading


Rockline Theme Thursday With Scott James 021215: Queries In Song Titles


Here’s a question:  How many rock songs have titles which are questions?  We’ll find out about quite a few of them on today’s Rockline Theme Thursday at noon, because that’s exactly what we’re going to be playing. If there’s a … Continue reading


Tragically Hip photos


I posted photos from last week’s super amazing Tragically Hip show on our Facebook page, but I forgot to post them here. You can re-live the magic of seeing The Q!’s House Band with a click right here. ~Shayne