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Even Bruce Allen would have loved the Tragically Hip at the Commodore

ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED IN THE GEORGIA STRAIGHT, JULY 18, 1991

The first time I heard Bruce Allen’s late-night talk show on CFOX, I heard the Big A comment: “Colin James for five nights at the Commodore? 197 more words

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The Future.

My friend went to see NQ Arbuckle play a rare live show this weekend.  They played in St. Catharines, Ontario, and my friend was happy to report they were… 405 more words

Saturday Music Memories - Our National Treasures The "Hip"

There are certain things that citizens hold near and dear to their hearts in their home countries.

In Canada we have hockey, The Tim Horton’s coffee shop chain… 167 more words

Saturday Music Memories

My first and last Georgia Straight cover story on the Tragically Hip

Back in November of 1996 the Tragically Hip was at its peak popularity-wise, and I got the chance to do a cover story on them for the… 3,546 more words

Pacific Coliseum

Tragically Hip box set artfully melds sound and vision

ORIGINALLY POSTED ON STRAIGHT.COM, DEC. 8, 2005

My wife Dawn and I are big Tragically Hip fans. Heck, back in ’97 we went to see them at Thunderbird Stadium when she was eight-months pregnant, giving our first-born an in-utero sampling of Canada’s top guitar rockers. 293 more words

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FFWDing to the Best Part: "Grace, Too," The Tragically Hip (1994)

Finally, I have returned to Neurotic City … sorry for the delay folks. Let’s play a little word association game. If I say, “97X *BAM* … “ what do you say? 445 more words

FFWDing To The Best Part

Dave Bidini--For Those About to Rock: A Road Map to Being in a Band (2004)

SOUNDTRACK: RHEOSTATICS-Bathurst Street Theatre, Toronto, ON (April 4 & 5 1997).

The Rheos played two nights at the Bathurst Theatre and as I was looking at the setlists I was really impressed that in the two nights the band played 44 songs.  1,194 more words

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