Posts tagged ‘The Smiths’

July 20, 2011

We Never Asked For This – New West

We Never Asked For This is our short review of a band who thought (or their label/manager/agent/girlfriend thought) that it would be a good idea to send us an email saying “like me! like me! like me!” (more or less).

Today’s blind submission is from Philadelphia based project New West.

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May 18, 2011

This Day in Music History – Jon Hancuff on Ian Curtis

It was on this day in 1980 that Ian Curtis, lead singer and lyricist of the British group Joy Division, committed suicide. The biggest  Joy Division fan we know is local comedian Jon Hancuff (perhaps proving the old adage that all comedians are tortured souls inside?) so we asked him to write about what Curtis meant to him.

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July 27, 2010

Stars @ The Calgary Folk Fest

Perhaps you noticed our lack of posts lately (anyone? anyone notice at all?).  It’s because we were up at the Calgary Folk Festival having a grand time and when we would remember to do so, taping some of our favorite bands to share with you good people.  One of those bands is Stars, who we captured three videos of performing.  Check them below!

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