They say, practice makes perfect. If that is the case, then no-one is perfect because even guys like April Wine's guitarist Brian Greenway keep practicing .... Greenway is the first 'Rock Star' coach to participate in The League of Rock Montreal's first rehearsal which took place this past Wednesday at Studio Musico Practik in Verdun. An … Continue reading The League of Rock Montreal; And a One … And a Two …
Mathew and Jill Barber are brother and sister. Both - possessing very solid solo careers on their own but face it, family is family ... All these years later, the pair of siblings have finally recorded an album together and it is a feel good story. 'The Family Album' combines folk music with sentimental values … Continue reading Mathew and Jill Barber Keep Family Values Alive With New Album
Justin Rutledge - at one point, wanted to be a writer. A Juno Award down the road, things have not gone Justin's way. Or - have they? Please listen below to hear some new tunes from Justin's album East and hear his thoughts on bar-tending? Justin? What's up? Visit Justin Here ! Visit The League … Continue reading Justin Rutledge – Former Juno Award Winner is Heading ‘ East ‘.
As usual - a lot happening in Montreal ! The Quebec to Memphis Blues Challenge got underway last night and The League of Rock started it's first Chapter in Montreal ! There are a lot of shows coming - the Jazz All Year Round Series and Evenko are busy as usual and a bevy of … Continue reading What’s The Talk on The Turnpike ? The Word on the Street ?
What's shakin'? What's happening? What's going on? As usual - a lot of stuff is going on in and around Montreal. Carlos Santana is bringing his guitars and Michael Kaeshammer is bringing his piano. Just two of the many things going on this week. Please listen below for other events as well as some … Continue reading Turn Those Smart TVs Off and Go See Some Shows!
La la la la ... life goes on ... Or so it goes for the band One Road. Tracy and Mike's lifelong dream of making a living as musicians - is far from over. Despite a learning curve larger than Justin Bieber's list of arrest warrants, the duo are re-adjusting their game plan. Not changing … Continue reading One Road; A Little Bit Country – A Little Bit Rock n Roll
David Usher performed at Club Soda on Thursday night. The former front man for Moist brought his solo act and a new album along for the ride. 'Songs from the Last Day on Earth' is Usher's eighth solo album since his former band left the scene in 1997. There is not a big difference between … Continue reading David Usher – Moist for a Few …
A record collection contains many gems. The Dave Clarke Five, the Kinks, the Monkees, the Who, the Stones and the Beatles. Six groups which make up a good contigent of the British Invasion. Now - if it were possible to sit and listen to all these bands plus a few more in one night - … Continue reading The Hi – Fins; Everyone’s Cup of Tea