Dralion

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The Cirque Du Soleil has returned home to roost with the reprise of its production of Dralion, much to the delight of legions of local fans. The original touring production of the highly lauded, Oriental-themed show had drawn to a close recently with the expiration of the work visas of…

Interview with Craig Pruess

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I recently had an opportunity to chat with Craig Pruess, the American composer, musician, arranger and gold & platinum record producer. Most recently Pruess has produced the soundtrack for “Bend It Like Beckham” and has been involved in several interesting aspects of music and life. For more insight into Craig…

Chris de Burgh in concert

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The mutual love affair between Chris de Burgh and his adoring Montreal fans was palpable last night as fans stood o­n their feet and applauded loudly after playing several of his hits. The most profound reactions were drawn from "Borderline" and "Spanish Train" and throughout his encores. De Burgh reciprocated…

Chris de Burgh concert preview

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Chris de Burgh will open his Canadian tour in Montreal with two special performances this week.  o­n May 15th de Burgh will bring his 28th-anniversary special "Solo" tour to the intimate confines of the Théâtre Olympia and o­n May 16th he will perform at Salle Wilfrid Pelletier. Having surpassed 45…

Tom Cochrane concert review

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Canada's newest inductee into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Tom Cochrane reunited with band-mates from Red Rider Friday night at the Spectrum.  Keeping the same company as Canadian rock legends and fellow Hall of Fame inductees like Neil Young, Joni Mitchell and Robbie Robertson has its responsibilities to…