Musician, author, and filmmaker Dave Bidini is one of the founding members of Canadian rock group the Rheostatics and currently performs with Bidiniband. He is the only Canadian to have been nominated for a Genie, Gemini, Juno, as well as CBC’s Canada Reads. He has published twelve books, including Tropic of Hockey, On a Cold Road, and recently, Keon and Me. In 2017, he launched West End Phoenix, Canada’s newest broadsheet newspaper. Twitter: @hockeyesque.
Midnight Light: A Personal Journey to the North
Bestselling and beloved author Dave Bidini uses his stint as guest columnist at the Yellowknifer newspaper to explore the Gateway to the North, the meaning of community, and the issues facing residents and their daily lives. Midnight Light: A Personal Journey to the North is Bidini’s fast, funny, and powerfully poignant chronicle of the incredible time he spent in the NWT. Bidini brings Yellowknife, the Northwest Territories, and its remarkable and proud people to brilliant life.