Michel Pagliaro is a legend in Quebec ... Anglophone artists, Francophone artists - any type of gender from a particular era in Montreal, unconsciously or consciously affected by 'Pag'. Rarely do artists create such a vast songbook in a short period of time. Dylan, The Beatles, Elvis and Pag. For this reason, it is only fitting, after all these … Continue reading Michel Pagliaro is Back! Sorta …
Tchukon is a five-man band of immense talent: Slim Williams, Harold Fisher, Kat Dyson, Eric Roberts and Ingrid Stitt who joined the band in 1983. In 1985 the band won CBC’s Rock Wars and then went on to do the opening show of Star Search, hosted by Ed McMahon. Over the years, Tchukon has dazzled … Continue reading Long Before American Idol – Tchukon!
When Steve Hill was a lad, he discovered the blues much the same way many people do. Through the music and words of others... "Everytime I would hear guys like Jimmy Page talk about music, they would always be talking about people like Muddy Waters, Howlin' Wolf and Robert Johnson. This is how I learned … Continue reading Steve Hill; Back Where he Started
‘Say Hello …’ This was not my first venture into the decadent world of groupies, hangers - on and various forms of life. I have been to a Toronto Maple Leaf game after all … I have been fortunate to go backstage at a Jeff Healy, Luba, Offenbach and Michel Pagliaro concert prior to this. … Continue reading Just Between You and Me – Part Two