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Wednesday, 25th November

IMAGE OF THE WEEKPolice mugshot of Janis Joplin. The Smoking Gun: “Janis Joplin was arrested in November 1969 in Florida and charged with disorderly conduct after yelling obscenities at police officers during a Tampa concert. 974 more words

Weekly Roundup

Music Monday: Sharon Jones & The Dap Kings

(Wikipedia) Sharon Jones & the Dap Kings are an American funk/soul band signed to Daptone Records. They are spearheads of a revivalist movement that aims to capture the essence of funk/soul music as it was at its height in the mid-1960’s to mid-1970’s. 123 more words

Simple Things

Make Time, Take Time

My son called me a few nights ago to tell me he heard Sharon Jones’ cancer is back. My heart fell, but I know she is going to give it one hell of a fight. 631 more words

Cheap Thrills


Hamilton continues to rise as a hot spot in southern ontario.  Still some property value.  Transit, parks, schools, health care.  It’s got everything, including a seedy underbelly. 57 more words


Funk mostly - Daptone mostly

Playlist by Algernon

Uptown funk – Mark Ronson

Hot shot – Saun & Starr

Take it as it Come – The Sugarman 3

Dusty Blue – Charles Bradley… 160 more words

Bands At The Pig's Arms

Photos: Riverfest Elora 2015 - Sam Roberts Band, Operators, Sharon Jones and The Dap-Kings

Photos by: Justin Roth –

Day one of Riverfest Elora 2015 featured performances by Montreal-based indie rock band Sam Roberts Band, who released their fifth album, … 692 more words