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The Unsigned Guide Spotlight: August 2014

August 2014 was a good month for new music from our trusty & talented Unsigned Guide members. Soak up the wonderful sounds of Gymnast, Wyldest, Spooky Wagons, United Fruit and Departure From Normal. 54 more words


So amazing news, I found out last night that my application to do a semester at the USC Roski School of Fine Art has been accepted. 113 more words


First Run Records Showcase

This was the first event of its kind for the new record label First Run Records, held at the Barras Art and Design Centre. Lewis Capaldi, United Fruit, Gerry Cinnamon and Vukovi were on the bill and were all on top form. 14 more words

Music Photography

UNITED FRUIT - 'Open Your Eyes'

We like this tune a lot. It has a significant sense of reckoning to be found in how the urgency is engaged. In the way that the rhythm hits you are taken along for the ride, but there is a real consistency that carries this through. 51 more words



We will always remember bananas as having been a big part of our Peace Corps service! (Scroll over photos to read captions.)

Our host mother getting lunch ready: boiled green bananas! 921 more words

Class War In Guatemala

(Excerpted from Chapter 4: Gringotenango:  The Grateful Unrich: Revolution in 50 Countries)

It’s better to burn out than it is to rust – Neil Young… 1,606 more words

Dean Henderson


Bananas: How the United Fruit Company Shaped the World by Peter Chapman

publication date: 2007
pages: 208
ISBN-13: 978-1-84195-881-1

For such a slim book, Bananas took me forever to finish. 595 more words

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