Category: Band News

Time To Occupy Winnipeg!

Posted by on October 15th, 2011 in Band News

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CHAN delegation to Haiti to report findings in public meetings across Canada

Posted by on September 25th, 2011 in Band News

Hi folks, Here in Winnipeg, we raised some funds earlier this summer to help finance a 10 day delegation visit to Haiti by activists involved with the Canada-Haiti Action Network (CHAN). A set of public meetings across Canada are scheduled to publicize the findings. Our event in Winnipeg will be held ... (more)

Good News/ Bad News

Posted by on August 17th, 2011 in Band News

Hello fellow inmates of this intergalactic prison colony/ quarantine zone called Earth. How the heck are you? So, we've got a classic good news/ bad news situation on our hands to share with you this fine august day. The bad news is that due to a serious injury, we can't ... (more)

It’s a nice one outside in The Peg tonight…

Posted by on July 25th, 2011 in Band News

Hello, everybody! How's it going this fine evening? I hope you're enjoying your evening and seasoning it, help other people as much as possible with some levity and common sense, two things that are sorely lacking in the world at the moment. I have one little thing to say tonight: Try to ... (more)

If A Tree Falls: A Story of the Earth Liberation Front

Posted by on June 2nd, 2011 in Activism, Band News, Films

There's a documentary opening in theatres in June this year that Propagandhi makes a brief (and somewhat incidental) appearance in. It is called "If A Tree Falls: A Story of the Earth Liberation Front" and looks like it could be very interesting, especially given the state of the planet ... (more)

Back in The PEG!

Posted by on June 1st, 2011 in Band News

Alrighty, peoples! Propagandhi is back in the 'Peg after a whirlwind tour of Australia! Thanks to everyone over there especially Blue Murder, who booked the tour, and the great folks from Stolen Youth who played every show with us. Also thanks to Laura Horvath for making me an awesome vegan cheesecake ... (more)

Citizen Radio Interview

Posted by on April 19th, 2011 in Band News

The other night i spoke with Jamie and Allison from Citizen Radio. They let me ramble on about a bunch of stuff but the real high-light would be that they had Chris Hedges (author of War Is A Force That Gives Us Meaning, American Fascists, ... (more)

Friends of Soma

Posted by on April 14th, 2011 in Band News

Katherine Geeraert contacted us recently from Japan to let us know about a project she has created to help out her students in Soma, who have been left homeless and without basic resources since the 'quake/tsunami. Katherine says this about the project: My name is Katherine Geeraert, and I ... (more)

Jesus For Mayor

Posted by on April 5th, 2011 in Band News

If Wab Kinew won't actually do it, then i will goddammit! Actually, no i won't. But here is my apparent 5-point program to clean up this filthy town anyways, already being taken seriously in the comments section below it. No surprise there i guess.

Vancouver and Winnipeg Haiti Solidarity Groups Host Partners in Health Speaker This Week

Posted by on March 21st, 2011 in Band News

While many charities pose as little more than unsightly and foul-smelling band aids for international capital, the solidarity-based internationalist project known as Partners in Health is most certainly not of that kind. We're very excited to have the opportunity to host Donna Barry, the Director of Advocacy and Policy for Partners ... (more)

Australian Tourdates Announced!

Posted by on February 21st, 2011 in Band News

Secret internal cables released early Monday morning by controversial whistle-blower website Wikileaks, have provoked an unprecedented 694-day debate in Australian Parliament. The cables suggest, contrary to public pronouncements from the Gillard government, that the unbelievably good looking Canadian hard rock band Propagandhi have no time-line for withdrawal from their extremely ... (more)

Prairie Artists Against Enbridge

Posted by on January 26th, 2011 in Band News

Hello friends and neighbours. Please pass this on to anyone who you think might be interested: Prairie Artists Against Enbridge includes some of Canada's finest bands and cultural workers, a governor general's award-winning novelist, and a former Winnipeg Blue Bomber. They all attached their names to a letter, delivered today to ... (more)

Hmmm, I Wonder How Much Worse Cholera is Than the Flu??!!

Posted by on January 12th, 2011 in Band News

Hey Friendly People of Planet Earth, Well, here I am, poor me, dealing with the flu for the 5th consecutive day, in the confines of my poop-bedded (whoops!) home in Winnipeg. The worst illness I've had to confront in 15 years, man-o-man alive, I feel like crap. Sweats, chills, leaking snot, ... (more)

Public Forum, Thursday Jan 13th: Examining the Continuing Disaster in Haiti

Posted by on January 5th, 2011 in Band News

When Jordy-Boy isn't instantly cracking unbelievably expensive 19" crash cymbals here in the basement, he works with the Winnipeg-Haiti Solidarity Group, who are related to the Canada Haiti Action Network. Next Thursday, Jan 13th, 7PM, at the Rudolph Rocker Cultural Center at 91 Albert St, 3rd Floor, they are ... (more)

Capital Givers/ Takers Record

Posted by on January 3rd, 2011 in Band News

Hey, check out this free download of this record i mixed/ mastered recently for a great band from Long Island NY called Capital. Cheers to these guys for letting me get in on it!

Official Release Day!

Posted by on December 10th, 2010 in Band News

Today, December 10th, marks the official release of both the incredible Sacrifice/ propagandhi split 7" and the New Kitchen Traditions community vegan cookbook! Joy to the world! The Lord is...come??

Planet’s Biggest Goofs Getting Clowned

Posted by on November 29th, 2010 in Band News

As per Znet: Wikileaks began on Sunday November 28th publishing 251,287 leaked United States embassy cables, the largest set of confidential documents ever to be released into the public domain. The documents will give people around the world an unprecedented insight into US Government foreign activities. See them here. If you are ... (more)

Propagandhi in Print 2: New Kitchen Traditions Vegan Cookbook

Posted by on November 17th, 2010 in Band News

I think these are only being sold here in Winnipeg for now, but if anyone in town is interested in a great DIY vegan cookbook that, in addition to many other contributors, features recipes from me, Todd, Jord and Beave, check this out: New Kitchen Traditions is a Winnipeg-made, vegan cookbook, ... (more)

Propagandhi in Print 1: European Journal of American Studies

Posted by on November 17th, 2010 in Band News

Wow, it took us 24 years, but we finally did it: we finally got mentioned in the European Journal of American Studies, which, of couse, like most young bangers relentlessly playing with themselves in the 80's, we have dreamed of since we were kids. But seriously, this is an ... (more)

“I hate adults and all that adulthood represents…”

Posted by on November 14th, 2010 in Band News

i couldn't have put it any better myself, so let us take heed of the candid remarks of resident bizarro-savant Todd the Rod Kowalski as seen here in Kite magazine.