Archive for the category "music"

Meet Ray LaMontagne


Monday, February 25th, 2008 — 10:29pm PDT
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Ever since my post this morning I’ve had his music stuck in my head and for those of you who didn’t Google the lyrics, they were from a song by Ray LaMontagne.

WTS – What the Surrey #21: Winterfest 2008


Wednesday, January 16th, 2008 — 3:30pm PDT
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With all the talk about outdoor skating rinks lately I was pretty pleased to hear that they will be constructing one (temporarily) in Surrey for Winterfest 2008. On Saturday, February 9th from 12:00pm to 10:00pm Canada’s Cultural Capital City for 2008 will be the place to be, giving all you Surreyites, New Westers, Burnabyians, Vancouverites, […]

The Middle East in Cambridge and the MG US Tour


Wednesday, December 19th, 2007 — 1:29pm PDT
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Boston and I had a tumultuous relationship. I moved there alone not knowing anyone or having ever visited the city before. I had a new role with my company, a new house, and new friends to seek out, which wasn’t easy. One thing that I was able to go out and do by myself (that […]

Smiling Buddha Cabaret


Wednesday, December 19th, 2007 — 2:13am PDT
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From the NEW Punk History Vancouver page. People often criticize the city for looking “too new” and not having “enough history”. That by being in its infancy on the world’s stage, Vancouver has none of its own culture, just a melting pot of others. It’s not that we don’t have history, it’s that we’ve glossed […]

Slippery When Wet


Sunday, December 16th, 2007 — 11:52pm PDT
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The other day I was offered some Bon Jovi tickets for this evening and the Surrey girl inside of me just couldn’t pass them up. From the Bon Jovi website I grabbed my girl Keira and tonight we tossed back two plastic cups of wine and enjoyed a trip down memory lane. Every single person […]

Chad Nantais: Zero Ground


Friday, December 7th, 2007 — 11:03am PDT
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Last night John and I ventured over to Flux Bistro in Gastown for the Zero Ground album release party. Man, there’s nothing like hearing and experiencing live music. Chad Nantais composed the entire album on his computer some time ago and after some suggestions from colleagues, he decided to bring it out into the real […]