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SLCR #226: Bahamas (November 17, 2015)

I had really good intentions of having another go at writing this in bed last night, but yeah, fell asleep again. So now I am sitting up at the kitchen table, but in the interest of repeating past mistakes, I am once again overloading on chips and salsa. 1,682 more words


Track of the Week - Week Thirty-Seven: Oh Canada, pt.5

‘Aside’ by The Weakerthans

From the album Left and Leaving (2000)

After recording two albums as a bassist with Winnipeg punk legends Propagandhi in the 1990s, John K. 336 more words

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John K. Samson - Lyrics and Poems 1997-2012

John K. Samson – Lyrics and Poems 1997-2012

Recently, I shared my thoughts on the Weakerthans’ DVD (“We’re The Weakerthans, We’re From Winnipeg”). Sure do love me some Weakerthans. 346 more words

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In Love with Love and Lousy Poetry

I first became a Weakerthans fan in the spring of 2007. I was perusing the track listings of old compilation CDs I owned, looking for new bands to listen to, and stumbled upon them on Epitaph’s… 1,025 more words

John K. Samson - Provincial

Here’s another awesome gem from Sonic Boom in Toronto in June…

John K. Samson – Provincial

I was gonna re-type all of this, but this is easier: 370 more words

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Sunday, March 22, 2015
Weakerthans – “One Great City” from Reconstruction Site (2003 Epitaph)

I need to get a really big complaint about this album off my chest before we go any further. 424 more words

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Reading Middlemarch in Winnipeg

I wrote a piece for the Town Crier on Middlemarch and Rebecca Mead’s My Life in Middlemarchessentially, “my life in My Life in Middlemarch  217 more words

The Town Crier