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VICE Staff
10.19.17
Gord Downie

Watch Justin Trudeau Deliver a Tearful Statement On Gord Downie’s Death

“I thought I was gonna make it through this, but I’m not. It hurts.”
Manisha Krishnan
10.18.17
In Memoriam

Tragically Hip Frontman Gord Downie Dies at 53

The news was confirmed according to a statement on the band's website Tuesday night.
Noisey Canada Staff
10.18.17
Features

Artists Are Trying to Crack Down on Ticket Scalping, But Will It Change Anything?

Everyone from The Tragically Hip to Chance The Rapper are developing new ways to combat scalping and price gouging, seemingly to little effect.
Adam Feibel
3.6.17
News

Ontario Announces Plan to Crackdown on Ticket Scalpers and Bots

The Attorney General of Ontario announced Wednesday that the government plans to have anti-scalping legislation introduced by the spring.
Jake Kivanc
2.28.17
Hockey

OHL's Kingston Frontenacs to Honour Tragically Hip with Kick-Ass Jerseys

To celebrate The Hip's roots in Kingston and to support lead singer Gord Downie's brain cancer research fund, the team will wear the special jerseys in a game at the end of January.
Kyle Cantlon
1.6.17
column

Gord Downie, Justin Trudeau, and the Complicated Magic of National Mythmaking

Forget the Olympics, Canada's real cultural moment in 2016 happened on Saturday.
Drew Brown
8.22.16
News

What Indigenous Artists and Thinkers Are Saying About Gord Downie’s Message to Canada

"I hope our politicians can have the integrity of our rock stars."
Sarah Berman
8.21.16
Music

​On Gord Downie, My Dad, and the People We Take For Granted

Hello, I am here with yet another emo Tragically Hip thinkpiece.
Brigitte Noël
8.19.16
Culture

How Canada’s Record of Wrongful Imprisonment Has Changed Since ‘Wheat Kings’

The Tragically Hip song highlighted the tragic story of David Milgaard, but has much changed since he went free?
Dorian Geiger
8.16.16
Music

How I Learned to Love the Tragically Hip and Still Be Punk

Fucked Up's Damian Abraham talks about his journey from idealistic hater to lifelong fan and friend of Gord Downie.
Damian Abraham
8.9.16
Stuff

We Hazed Our Office’s Resident American for Canada Day

How many Canadian cliches, from BC Bud to poutine to shinny, can one person handle in a day? We found out.
Allison Tierney
7.1.16
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