Entertainment Beat

Beach musician, composer, and poet Mark Battenberg will be performing a special concert at Kingston Road United Church on Saturday, Nov. 22. Morpheus, the God of Dreams: A Musical Meditation for World Peace features music written and performed by guitarist Battenberg. He will be accompanied by virtuoso cellist Andrew Ascenzo and multi-instrumentalist Mark Korven. The […]

Liona Boyd is back in town

Liona Boyd is as friendly, modest and dynamic as she was when we talked more than 25 years ago. In the spring of 1987, she was enjoying the Beach neighbourhood close to her recently purchased digs on Fallingbrook Drive, and frequenting Loons for dinner. ‘The First Lady of the Guitar’ had started writing her own […]