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Jaimz Asmundson (Photo via Facebook)
Apollo Suns
Begonia
C-Weed Band
Desiree Dorion
Ghost Twin
Mooki
Morgan Grace
Paige Drobot
sākihiwē festival
Scott Nolan
Taylor Janzen
The Bloodshots
The Good Will Social Club
Tyler Del Pino
West End Cultural Centre
William Prince
Winnipeg Jazz Orchestra

Remembering Jaimz Asmundson

We're deeply saddened to hear of Jaimz Asmundson's passing. Jaimz has been a cornerstone of the local music and film scenes, a visionary and champion of the arts who lifted others up and worked tirelessly to support and promote independent artists, in addition to creating some incredible music through Ghost Twin with his wife Karen. His name has always been one we were excited to see in our inboxes because it meant he had an awesome idea to share. Sending so much love out to Karen and all his family, friends, everyone at Cinematheque and the Winnipeg Film Group, and his music and film communities.

Winnipeg Film Group In Loving Memory of Jaimz Asmundson

Winnipeg Free Press Filmmaker Left Indelible Mark on Local Cultural Community 
 

Music headlines and media coverage amplifying the music community in Manitoba...

Winnipeg Free Press From The Ashes: Humour, Generosity - Festival Hosting Fundraiser After Bluesman Billy Joe Green Loses Home, Most Possessions, In Main Street Fire l Billy Joe Greensākihiwē festivalDesiree DorionMorgan Grace, Scott Nolan, Neejagon, Errol Ranville, Ernest Monias

CTV News Winnipeg 'It Means Everything': Benefit Concert For Local Blues Musician Who Lost Home In Fire l Billy Joe Green, Desiree DorionErrol RanvilleWest End Cultural Centre, Ernest Monias, sākihiwē festival

Winnipeg Free Press That Manitoba Sound - Five Songs By Local Music Artists That Could Not Be Contained By Our Borders l William Prince, Begonia, Leith Ross, Boy Golden, Taylor Janzen 

Roots Music Canada The Penguin Eggs/Roots Music Canada 2023 Critics’ Album Of The Year: William Prince – Stand in the Joy l William Prince

CBC Music 28 Canadian Albums We Can't Wait To Hear In 2024 l Winnipeg Jazz Orchestra

Canadian Beats Tyler Del Pino – Five Questions With l Tyler Del Pino

Winnipeg CIty News After Years Of Healing From Chronic Illness, Winnipeg Nurse And Musician Getting Back To What She Loves l Emma Cloney

CBC Winnipeg Breakdancer Finds 'Catharsis' And 'Representation' Through Dance l Mooki

Winnipeg City News Winnipeg Rockers Invited To Perform In Indigenous Music Showcase At Iconic L.A.Venue l The Bloodshots

Witchpolice Radio WR859: Favourite local albums of 2023 #9-6 l Paige Drobot, Apollo Suns, Park-Like Setting, Greenhouse

Winnipeg City News Winnipeg Bands Set To Play Final Shows At Good Will Social Club l The Good Will Social Club, Retro Rhythm Review, Motown Family Band

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