Keane

Say it ain't so! Apparently the dark nature of this follow-up album from the brilliant British band Keane was in part due to the fact that they were on the verge of breaking up during the writing/recording of it. Hang in there boys! There can never be too much good Continue Reading

Just For Laughs Comedy Festival

Get ready Montreal (and the rest of the world) it is time for the 24th annual Just for Laughs Comedy Festival. The Montreal festival has become the most important and well-attended comedy festival in the world. Careers have been made or broken right here in our little city. This year's Continue Reading

Various Artists

I guess the creators of this album were trying to go for the same audience as the producers of so-called 'chick' flicks are. Let it just be said that I do not know how you can say music is for one sex or the other, but anyways…these are some of Continue Reading

Nelly Furtado

Hey! I thought the trend was that when female music artists had children their music became less provocative and more of the inner peace style (see Holly McNarland). Well, Nelly Furtado is one artist who is not following that trend. Loose is her third album and it is definitely her Continue Reading

Cheap Trick

It was only after seeing Cheap Trick perform at an outdoor concert in Burlington last summer that I realized that they are not only still around but still recording music. Hmm, who knew? They are now recording on an independent label (Big3 Records) and have the freedom to create the Continue Reading