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Caplan flies with Broken Wings


with Twin Bandit and Quinzee Town Friday, 9:30 p.m. Amigos Cantina Box office: ticketedge.ca or Amigos

Ben Caplan is downsizing on his current tour. 514 more words

Local News

Love and decay with Ben Caplan

For a guy who dislikes protest songs, Ben Caplan has written some pretty powerful ones on his blockbuster new album, Birds with Broken Wings.

Consider the title track, for example, as it reflects on Canada’s political leadership with a chilling sense of doom and a catchy la-da-da refrain. 829 more words

Local Arts

Socalled embraces humanity, hip hop on new album Peoplewatching

Josh Dolgin was sitting in an airport with his pal Fred Wesley — that would be the Fred Wesley, legendary trombonist for funk pioneers James Brown and Parliament-Funkadelic. 949 more words


Seven Days, Seven Nights: The Damn Truth, Elephant Stone in a must-see show this week

Monday, March 9

This is the final week to check out the Montréal, Hockey City: From Back Lane to Legend (Montréal, ville de hockey: de la ruelle à la légende) exhibition at Montreal City Hall (275 Notre-Dame St. 827 more words


POP Montreal is a city unto itself

Dan Seligman sat on a couch, underneath the weary old Simcha’s Fruit Market sign hanging on the wall above him.

Simcha’s, as those who have spent time around the Main will know, was a landmark grocery store situated at the corner of St-Laurent Blvd. 1,353 more words


The Socalled Movie

I’ve got a couple of hours to myself this afternoon and searched Netflix for their music documentaries. I almost picked How To Grow A Band… 292 more words

Josh Dolgin's Socalled life

By Bernard Perusse

How many artists get their first song recorded by their hero? That’s the dream, right?

It happened to Josh Dolgin, better known as Socalled, although it’s an oversimplification to put it that way. 809 more words