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The Planet Smashers Live

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Together since 1994 this Montreal ska punk band has become a staple on the local music scene. While touring the planet they not only became a hit in their own city, but worldwide. They became known in these parts as the “Kings of Ska”. Lead singer Matt Collyer even went…

Montreal Canadiens vs. Ottawa Senators @ Bell Centre – March 19, 2017

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This was to be a big weekend for the two top teams in the Atlantic Division. A back-to-back, home and home series seeing the Habs face off against their rivals, the Ottawa Senators. Montreal was in 1st place by the slimmest of margins (1 point) before the Saturday night tilt…

World Tour Continues for The Lumineers

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The winter of 2012-13 The Lumineers’ song “Ho Hey” was everywhere on the radio.  It was one of those tunes that fit in all several radio formats and so it became a huge hit. Now they have translated that success into sold out shows all over North America. The folk…

Minding the Store: Touching Toronto Tale of Familiar Family Foibles Sizzles at the Segal Centre

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Canada is often lovingly referred to as a melting pot, and the rich, textured stories of the people that make it up have often only been told in enclaves or pockets of storytelling splendor in the not-too-distant past. But with a new connected world that sometimes can feel disjointed at…

Not Afraid of Heights – Billy Talent

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Canadian hard rock outfit Billy Talent was together for 10 years before achieving any mainstream success. The kept working at it until they achieved it. Once they got there they made a big splash by releasing two platinum albums and winning a couple of Juno Awards. They have quite a…