ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED IN THE GEORGIA STRAIGHT, FEB. 3, 2000

I’ve always been a sucker for rock ’n’ roll reunions. If a band I used to like gets back together—especially with all its former members intact—I say “Right on!” When I heard the Northern Pikes, one of my fave Canuck-pop groups from the ’80s, were touring again, it felt as if a long-lost buddy had called from out of the blue. 394 more words