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Postdoc Blues (I'm not actually THERE yet!)

Dear John K. Samson,
As academics, we are not often worthy of lyrics for a song. In fact, it can be argued that academics might often need to be reminded the extent to which we represent the privileged few, and the need to wear such privilege with a real sense of duty. 215 more words


#9 - Winter Wheat

When news broke late in the summer that John K. Samson was releasing a new album, I was elated. It had been nearly five years since his solo debut, … 826 more words


Photos: John K. Samson @ The Mod Club

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Indie Rock singer-songwriter John K. Samson, who is best known as the frontman of the Canadian indie rock band The Weakerthans, and who released his third solo album, … 152 more words


John K. Samson

Legendary Winnipeg singer John K. Samson was back in town for the release of his latest solo album, ‘Winter Wheat’.

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Review: John K Samson - Winter Wheat

Canadian Singer and Songwriter John K Samson is known within the indie-rock world for being the vocalist and guitarist of The Weakerthans. During the ‘90s, he was also noted  for his contributions to the punk rock band Propagandhi; he played the bass guitar and sang in two of their albums. 496 more words