Friday, November 24, 2017
The Green Room Podcast with Big Kris

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Podcast Ep#79 One Bad Son

I had the chance to reunite with pals in One Bad Son after their soundcheck at The Phoenix in Toronto. How have they not sued other ‘sons’ bands? especially with a lawyer for a drummer? Kurt explains. We chat about [...]

November 21, 2017 Podcast

Pentagon retweets call for Trump resignation

A spokesperson for the Pentagon is now saying the message was ‘erroneously retweeted’ but for a moment it looked like the security agency was endorsing twitter user ‘Proud Resister’ who called for Roy Moore, Senator Al Franken and President Trump [...]

November 21, 2017 Blog, Blog Story

Charles Manson trial reporter looks back on gruesome details of the case

She says the Manson case shadowed her life for a half-century, covering parole hearings and anniversaries but also saw a new generation become transfixed by the horror that cult leader Charles Manson inflicted and also inspired. Linda Deutsch retired after [...]

November 20, 2017 Blog, Blog Story

Underwhelming movie earns underwhelming revenue: Justic League bombed

Justice League can say it’s the ‘number 1 movie’ in North America but it’s a pretty weak number 1. Studios estimate that the super group of heroes from the DC comic book universe earned $96 million which fell short of [...]

November 20, 2017 Blog, Blog Story

Vans Warped Tour set to end in 2018

The iconic punk music festival has announced that 2018 will be its last year as a cross-country touring event. The Vans Warped tour has been a staple for punk rock for the last 20 plus years and launched careers for [...]

November 16, 2017 Blog, Music News

Distracted driving!? motorist busted while playing bagpipes behind the wheel

Officers working a road checkpoint in Dunedin New Zealand busted a commuter playing what they at first suspected to be a ‘clarinet’ while driving. The way the police put it “The driver didn’t have their hands on the wheel at [...]

November 16, 2017 Blog, Blog Story

Does Trump cut-and-paste his condolence tweets for shootings? probably

Was he jet-lagged or just lazy? As President Trump arrived back in America late Tuesday – and sent his condolences via twitter for yet another mass-shooting that took place earlier that day apparently he tweeted the wrong location saying “May [...]

November 15, 2017 Blog, Blog Story

Man dies ‘within seconds’ after being pulled into woodchipper

Authorities say it’s one of the worst scenes they’ve ever come across. Emergency units were called to a rural property in Queensland to find a 54-year old with fatal injuries after falling into a wood chipper, as reported by 9 [...]

November 15, 2017 Blog, Blog Story

15K Scientists Send ‘Warning to Humanity’

Quick history lesson: twenty-five years ago, 1500 scientists signed a letter warning humanity that it needed to change its ways to save our planet. On the anniversary of that statement a new letter has been signed by a whopping 15,000 [...]

November 14, 2017 Blog, Blog Story

Maron responds to Louis CK scandal “no way to let him off the hook”

Friend of Louis CK and comedian Marc Maron tackled the recent bombshell news that no less than five women were victims of sexual misconduct. During a podcast Maron said “my friend Louis CK’s admission that he did some vile, inappropriate, [...]

November 14, 2017 Blog, Blog Story