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The Recording of "Spring Pt. 1"

The sunset over Coal Harbour provided the perfect backdrop for this troubadour’s first live music video. An established busker who travels the world with his music, Matthew Lennox won the crowd over effortlessly with grandiose guitar chords and sizzling solos while creating layers of deep harmony and percussion with his patented setup featuring his loop pedal and a vast array of monumental effects. 94 more words

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Crimes Against My Brother, by David Adams Richards: Review

Crimes Against My Brother
By David Adams Richards
Doubleday Canada
416 pp; $32.95

Those who’ve read the stories of David Adams Richards know his world well: the bleak, otherworldly Miramichi Valley and the fallible, fragile humans who inhabit it. 822 more words

Afterword

Book Review: The Dogs Are Eating Them Now, by Graeme Smith

The Dogs Are Eating Them Now: Our War in Afghanistan
By Graeme Smith
Knopf Canada
297 pp; $32

The Dogs Are Eating Them Now is Graeme Smith’s account of his years in Afghanistan, particularly in Kandahar throughout the volatile late-2000s, when Canada’s mission to the region was at its peak. 835 more words

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Book Report: The Carpenter

It’s been awhile since I did a Book Report, and I’d like to make ’em a semi-regular thing on the blog, so here we go. My latest & greatest Book Report is from a Canadian author…and here’s five must-know things about the story, and the talented author. 770 more words

B(u)y The Book

Matt Lennox--"A Speaking Engagement" (The Walrus, November 2012)

SOUNDTRACK: STARS-Live at the Triple Door, July 8, 2010 (2010).

KEXP broadcast this concert from the Triple Door in Seattle  (they have a free… 750 more words

Short Story

Five Questions with... Matt Lennox

Matt Lennox will share his debut novel The Carpenter in a Sunday, October 21 round table discussion called Novelists for a New Age.

IFOA: You were a Canadian Forces captain in Afghanistan before becoming a writer. 835 more words

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