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Coming Soon: Craig Finn and John K. Samson at The Record Bar

WHO’S PLAYING?  Craig Finn & The Uptown Controllers (of the Hold Steady) and John K. Samson (of The Weakerthans)

WHAT TO EXPECT? A showing of as much poetry as music. 387 more words


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


When I Write My Master's Thesis

You have to be one odd duck to be a graduate student. I think anyone will agree with that.  So, I shouldn’t be shocked when I get overly excited at nerdy things, but, for some reason, it still surprises me. 230 more words

New video for John K. Samson's "Alpha Adept"

John K. Samson has a new video out for his song “Alpha Adept“, of his 2016 album Winter Wheat. The man of  211 more words


John K. Samson's "Winter Wheat" Is Nothing Short of a Masterpiece

“That hashtag wants me dead, but I don’t mind.”

So begins the first song, “Select All Delete,” in extraordinary fashion on John K. Samson’s fabulous… 338 more words

Flee: A Playlist of Sorts

While I don’t visit Largehearted Boy’s site as often as I did a few years ago, I’m not ashamed to concede that one of the primary reasons I would publish a novel is so that I could cook up a submission to his long-running… 933 more words

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