Around the world, May Day has always celebrated the stories, struggles and victories of working people. But in Ottawa, the celebration has an exuberant musical touch.
Gil’s Hootenanny, in a spirit reminiscent of the 1960s, gathers people together in solidarity to listen and sing along to new and traditional songs of hope and protest.
This year’s version, on Tuesday, May 1, will be the ninth edition of the annual event. [Read more…]