Bill Berry of R.E.M. was Born on This Day in 1958

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Bill Berry, formerly of R.E.M. was born on this day in 1958. Bill left R.E.M. in October 1997 and became a farmer, over the years he’s played music off and on but he’s pretty much stayed out of the business.

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Listen to the new single from Toronto’s The Wooden Sky “Saturday Night”

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“Saturday Night” is the first single from The Wooden Sky‘s forthcoming album ‘Let’s be ready’ which will be released on September 2, 2014 via the band’s own label, Chelsea Records, you can pre-order it HERE.

Tour Dates
Sept 12 – PETERBOROUGH, ON – Red Dog Tavern
Sept 13-14 – OTTAWA, ON – Ottawa Folk Festival
Sept 16 – BURNSTOWN, ON – Neat Cafe
Sept 17 – MONTREAL, QC – Pop Montreal @ Sala Rossa
Sept 18 – SUDBURY, ON – Townehouse
Sept 20 – THUNDER BAY, ON – Crocks
Sept 22 – SWIFT CURRENT, SK – Lyric Theatre
Sept 23 – REGINA, SK – Artesian on 13th
Sept 24 – EDMONTON, AB – Starlite
Sept 25 – BANFF, AB – The Club (Banff Centre)
Sept 26 – NELSON, BC – Spirit Bar (Hume Hotel)
Sept 27 – VANCOUVER, BC – Biltmore
Sept 29 – VICTORIA, BC – 9ONE9
Oct 1 – CALGARY, AB – The Republik
Oct 2 – SASKATOON, SK – Amigos
Oct 4 – WINNIPEG, MB – WECC
Oct 9 – KINGSTON, ON – The Isabel at Queen’s University
Oct 11 – HAMILTON, ON – Dundas Valley Montessori School
Oct 16 – GUELPH, ON – Vinyl
Oct 17 – TORONTO, ON – Lee’s Palace
Oct 18 – TORONTO, ON – Lee’s Palace
Oct 21 – MONCTON, NB – Tide & Boar
Oct 22 – FREDERICTON, NB – The Capital
Oct 23 – HALIFAX, NS – Halifax Pop Explosion @ St. Matthews Church
Oct 24 – CHARLOTTETOWN, PEI – Trailside Inn
Oct 25 – QUEBEC CITY, QC – Le Cercle

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Photo of a young Sid Vicious

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Let’s listen to some Norman Cook

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Norman Cook formerly of The Housemartins and Beats International, and also known as Fatboy Slim plays a mean bass and spins vinyl like the devil ….let’s listen

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Listen to new music from The Meligrove Band “Don’t Wanna Say Goodbye”

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“Don’t Wanna Say goodbye” is taken from The Meligrove Bands forthcoming album ‘Bones of Things’ which drops November 18 via We Are Busy Bodies.

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