Rick Keene Music Scene – Jeff Gunn’s ‘Sonic Tales’ A Must Listen for Every Guitar Player

Adding layers to a canvas sounds easy ... Every artist can add and subtract tones from their work of art. Experimenting and learning tones from around the world and 'adjusting' the canvas is an entirely different thing. On Jeff Gunn's latest offering 'Sonic Tales', exploration is the key. An entry into the sounds of an … Continue reading Rick Keene Music Scene – Jeff Gunn’s ‘Sonic Tales’ A Must Listen for Every Guitar Player

Pssst! April Wine Rocks! (Just Between You and Me)

The year was 1981 ... Hockey's New York Islanders won their second of what would become four Stanley Cups. Actress Natalie Wood died in what was an 'apparent' and questionable drowning. The film 'Cannonball Run' - starring Burt Reynolds, was enticing people everywhere to race the world disregarding rules and general etiquette. On the music … Continue reading Pssst! April Wine Rocks! (Just Between You and Me)

One Road or Une Rue …?

In a Quebec market which is bogged down in radio politics, One Road, after almost an entire year of charting and obtaining radio airplay everywhere in Canada - still cannot get their 'Southern Rock' sound on the radio in Quebec ( k103.7fm excluded). "To say that our sound is 'too country' for a rock station and … Continue reading One Road or Une Rue …?

This Day in Music History

Some of your relatives may be celebrating a birthday today. Maybe you are ... ? You are not alone: 1917, Papa John Creech, violinist, Jefferson Airplane 1944, Gladys Knight, singer 1945, John Fogerty, guitar, vocals, Creedence Clearwater Revival 1949, Wendy O. Williams, singer, The Plasmatics Also on this day; 1964, The BBC received over 8,000 … Continue reading This Day in Music History