The Tragically Hip


Every week our friends at The Georgia Straight provide us with a preview of what you’ll see on – and in – their paper that week. They are THE source for lifestyle and entertainment in our city and along with their robust online presence they’ve always released a print edition, distributed everywhere each Thursday.

GS Tragically Hip MainThe cover this week is the Tragically Hip. As the Canadian icons hit Vancouver on their farewell tour, we’re reminded how they taught a nation there was no need for outside validation. Read the cover story, The Tragically Hip’s most fabled failure made it Canada’s greatest-ever band, HERE.

They also have a guide to summer farmers markets, HERE.

Here are some links to stories highlighted on the cover:

Green Living: 3 out-of-the-box places to source produce for home canning by Lucy Lau.
Star Trek’s Simon Pegg goes beyond space and Time by Nathan Caddell.
Powell Street Festival reinvigorates itself for the big four-O by Alexander Varty.
Vancouver’s ice-cream scene serves up creativity by Gail Johnson.

New issues of the Straight come out every Thursday, make sure to grab one!

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