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Gord Downie’s favourite hockey player was who? total head scratcher

So many potential names could be thrown into the hat on who Gord Downie’s favourite hockey player was but it turns out to be a longtime opponent from youth hockey. Laverne Hennessy was his favourite hockey player says musician and [...]

October 22, 2017 Blog, Music News

Crowd erupts chanting ‘Gordie’ at Glorious Sons Toronto concert

  The Glorious Sons are a band on the rise from Kingston, Ontario currently touring behind their second full length album ‘Young Beauties and Fools’.  On their first album ‘The Union’ however they recorded a song called ‘Gordie’ and during their [...]

October 20, 2017 Blog, Music News

The Tragically Hip’s “Long Time Running” Doc to air Friday

In the wake of Gord Downie’s death the Tragically Hip’s tour documentary ‘Long Time Running’ has been moved ahead of its originally scheduled air date in November to this Friday on CTV at 8pm. The film, which made it’s debut [...]

October 19, 2017 Blog, Music News

Courtney Love warned aspiring actresses about Harvey Weinstein in 2005

To be fair Courtney Love may not have been considered to be the most, um, reliable of sources in 2005 but time has proven her accurate when during the Comedy Central Roast of Pam Anderson she was asked to give [...]

October 14, 2017 Blog, Music News

Liam Gallagher congratulates himself after solo record hits number one

Last week former Oasis frontman Liam Gallagher released his first solo album ‘As You Were’ which ended a drought of musical output that started after Beady Eye’s last record in 2013.  The Official Charts Company reported that Liam topped the [...]

October 13, 2017 Blog, Music News

5 musicians that wouldn’t be the same without Tom Petty

Iconic, a great word to describe the career of Tom Petty.  Fans aren’t alone in grieving his loss and musicians of all genre’s have paid tribute to him over the last couple of days.  He’s had an enormous impact in [...]

October 4, 2017 Blog, Music News

Morrissey storms back with new single, despite you know.. being Morrissey

Morrissey is back with new music and expecting a new album November 17th called ‘Low In High School’ it’s his first since 2014 and it’s surprise it’s even happening given his rigid and prickly demeanor.  There was a point where [...]

October 3, 2017 Blog, Music News

See it: Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers perform ‘American Girl’ at final concert

The news of Tom Petty’s death was shocking and the way it played out even more shocking with false reports of his passing spreading like wildfire in the moments after his cardiac arrest.  Sadly he did pass away as a [...]

October 3, 2017 Blog, Music News

Listen: The Glorious Sons new song ‘My Poor Heart’

Pride of Kingston, Ontario The Glorious Sons will be launching their new album ‘Young Beauties and Fools’ on  October 13th and they’ve released another song from the upcoming record.  My ‘Poor Heart’ dropped at midnight (September 30th) and follows ‘Everything [...]

September 30, 2017 Blog, Music News

UK bookies reveal odds of when Oasis will likely reunite

According to bookies… and who doesn’t trust a bookie!? oddsmakers have predicted that Oasis will remain apart until at least 2020.  Fans hoping for a reunion this year can cool their jets as the chances are 10/1 that the Gallagher [...]

September 11, 2017 Blog, Music News