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Rush | Time Stand Still is all about devotion

ORIGINALLY POSTED ON STRAIGHT.COM, OCT. 26, 2016

By Steve Newton

I was a rock-crazed 17-year-old when the first Rush album came out in 1974, so of course I became an instant fan. 381 more words

Rock Legends

Exiled to the North, a Reporter Finds a New Enemy in the RCMP

Except – “…When McFadden first showed up in Yellowknife, people didn’t know what to make of him. He carried a big city sense of journalistic duty to a place smaller than his hometown of Orangeville, Ontario; 20,000 vs 27,000. 363 more words

Media & The North

Song In My Head #38: "Sudbury Saturday Night" by Stompin' Tom Connors

Like most people born south of the 49th parallel, I only knew Stompin’ Tom Connors (1936-2013) for “The Hockey Song.” It took two classic Canadian books to expand my horizons. 52 more words