Tag Archives: Nelson

While you are roaming Part 2 – NELSON

Nelson is about 41km from Salmo and is the largest town nearby with a whomping population of roughly 9, 258, but don’t be fooled.  In 2010 Nelson issued over 1200 business licenses!  Part of Nelson’s pride comes from the way … Continue reading

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Meghan Hildebrand’s ShambhaLove Story

Meg was born on a button long long ago, way way up north, on a lake of liquid diamonds.  In 2001 her button floated through space and touched down in the Kootenays where she stepped onto terra firma for the … Continue reading

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Stage Director Profile: Hoola & Sara (The Pride, Living Room Stage)

Ever wonder who’s behind the magic of the Shambhala stages? We thought you might! We conducted a little interview with each of the Stage Directors, to give you some insight into their stories. For today’s interview, we have Mike Paine, … Continue reading

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Sureman’s Story

by Sureman aka Steve Beauchamp, Shambhala’s longest-running volunteer. “I first became a DJ in Grade 4, back in 1969 at a lunch hour sock hop where I got two of those  old school record players that folded together, and put … Continue reading

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Guest Blog: The ShambVirgin’s Guide to Shambhala PART 2

Hello Shambhalovlies! It’s been exactly a month since we published part one of Ms. Zaralea’s Virgin’s Guide to Shambhala! Here is the much awaited Part 2! In case you need a refresher, here’s a link to Part 1. Much love! … Continue reading

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Nelson Music Scene Part 4: Local Promoters

OhShitWord Nelson is the type of place where you can walk down the main street (Baker) and come across a dozen incredibly creative and talented people. You can exchange words and ideas but unless prompted, no information about their process … Continue reading

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Nelson Scene, Part 3: The Pride & Bassbizniz

The Pride Before dubstep was the guaranteed event floorfiller, before kids wore huge oversized glasses with no lenses and sported greasy perverted mustaches, and 80’s retro was their fashion statement, was a time in nelson when it was hard to … Continue reading

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