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New Music from the National and the Horseshoe Tarven turns 70

The Horseshoe Tavern is Turning 70 in Style

The Legendary Horseshoe Tavern at the corner of Queen and Spadina in Toronto, has had a long and storied history throughout its 70 years of existence. 363 more words

Indie

Classic rock and writer's block

This is the Age of the Great Blog Revival. Or at least the Week.

Three of the blogs I follow – Defending Axl Rose568 more words

Rock And Roll

THE BIG BEAT Song of the Week: Craig Finn - 'God in Chicago'

We’re such suckers for songs that mention our lovely city, and when an artist goes as in-depth with our town as Craig does in “God in Chicago,” we fall in love instantly. 210 more words

Features

Japandroids w/ Craig Finn & The Uptown Controllers @ The Fillmore, 03.14.17

After finishing the touring cycle behind their second record Celebration Rock in 2013, Canadian rock duo Japandroids went radio-silent until last fall, when they played a handful of shows after announcing the release of their third record, … 90 more words

Blog

Sound 'Round: Matt North / Craig Finn

A working class hero is something to sing about

Matt North – Above Ground Fools (MattNorth.net)

He dresses like Nick Cave and possesses an unremarkable tenor that resembles Stevie Ray Vaughn. 446 more words

Craig Finn: There's a darkness in my body

Craig Finn | The Courtyard | 19 April

During Hold Steady gigs, Craig Finn opens his arms as if to embrace the audience. Tonight he does one better. 357 more words

Live Reviews

Craig Finn - Preludes

Okay, it’s been a bit since I posted and I hate when bloggers bring that to your attention and then proceed to apologize, like anyone actually cares really. 740 more words