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Q&A: Érik Cimon's Montréal New Wave revisits the '80s underground scene

Érik Cimon’s first feature documentary, Montréal New Wave, is a fascinating exploration of the underground music scene in our town in the ’80s. It features the most famous bands of the era — Men Without Hats and Rational Youth — but it also shines a light on a slew of other artists who are little known to those who weren’t hanging out in the city’s new-wave clubs back then. 1,257 more words

Entertainment

Pop Goes The World

Happy TUNEBACK TUESDAY! Today I’m tuning it back to Pop Goes The World by Men Without Hats. Enjoy!!

ORIGINAL RELEASE DATE: October 1986

TRIVIA: The song very generally tells a story of “Johnny” and “Jenny,” the two members of a fluid musical group (both the members’ instruments of choice and the band name appears to change throughout the song, though Johnny is primarily a guitarist and Jenny is a bassist) on their quest for fame in the industry, though at one point the lyrics note that they come to the realization that they could make… 10 more words

Music

5 reasons this blog will change your life (and 10 reasons why it won’t)

This blog is waking up. This blog is stirring. This blog just said, “Five more minutes.” This blog is snoring. This blog just threw the alarm across the room. 387 more words

Music

Metropolis Touring Proudly Presents: Totally 80's!

Get ready for the Best 80s Night Ever! TOTALLY 80’s!

 TOTALLY 80’s Stars 7 International 80’s Superstars – MARTIKA, BERLIN, LIMAHL of KAJAGOOGOO, PAUL LEKAKIS, KATRINA (ex KATRINA & THE WAVES), MEN WITHOUT HATS & STACEY Q will be together – live in concert – to perform all of their classic hits. 671 more words

News

1st and 5

Week 12 is here. Three games on Thanksgiving. What are you thankful for, this fantasy football season? I am thankful for the waiver wire, which got me Thomas Rawls (again). 203 more words

Sports

Playlist of the month - Songs about dancing

I wrote about my daughter’s (and my) love of dancing earlier in the week, and that’s inspired my favourite playlist of the month yet, songs about dancing. 765 more words

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