Tag Archives: Alternative Music

40 Albums Turning 30 in 2017

      30 years ago, the world was a very different place. The U.S. was being run by former movie actor Ronald Reagan,  Platoon won the Best Picture Oscar, The Simpsons cartoon first appears as a series of shorts on The … Continue reading

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New Music: Otis English “Young Kids, Old Love”

Otis English speaks to the darkness within while simultaneously dragging you into the light. With a big voice, beautifully twisted lyrics and a natural storyteller approach to performing, Otis has arrived in time to replenish the current well of truly … Continue reading

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Watch: Damon Albarn and the Heavy Seas at the Rivoli Ballroom in London on April 30 2014

Watch the video of Damon Albarn and his band the Heavy Seas perform at the Rivoli Ballroom in London on April 30 2014, they are performing “Hostiles,” off of his new solo album ‘Everyday Robots’.

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Gord Downie & The Country of Miracles Live at the 2003 Mariposa folk Festival [Video]

On our daily search of YouTube for all things musically different or off beat for the Blog we came upon  three videos that were shot during the 2003 Mariposa Folk Festival, they are of Gord Downie (The Tragically Hip) backed … Continue reading

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