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Country singer Corb Lund discusses his first album in five years, Agricultural Tragic, and explains why he's now speaking out against the Alberta government's plan to allow open-pit coal mining on the eastern slopes of the Rocky Mountains. Radio producer and filmmaker Mira Burt-Wintonick, the daughter of renowned Montreal documentarian Peter Wintonick, reflects on finishing her late father's project about Utopia with a new documentary called Wintopia. Juno-nominated Canadian rock duo Crown Lands talk about their new Rush-inspired song, Context: Fearless Pt. 1, and share what it means to them to get the seal of approval from Rush's team. Canadian filmmaker Wendy Morgan talks about the unique way she represents music in her debut feature film, Sugar Daddy, and gives us a behind the scenes look at some of the iconic music videos she's directed for artists like Janelle Monáe and Gnarls Barkley.