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Posts Tagged ‘GAIN Music’

Posted May 23, 2013 by

The long weekend kicked off with a bang, with GAIN Music and KronikNoise hosting American Hell, Anu Beginning, Unbowed, and Jetpacks to Jupiter at Red Papaya on Friday, May 17. Red Papaya is a large Thai restaurant – and bless their hearts, they also host metal shows! It was my first time there, and I […]

Posted May 15, 2013 by

Mokomokai is a band that I would have loved when I was thirteen. I would have had posters on my wall, T-Shirts, all of their cassettes. I would have followed them into my twenties, with the extra income I would have as an adult, I would have seen them live on all their Greatest Hits […]

Posted May 16, 2012 by

What happens when you cross R&B, a Marching Band, a little Ska and a pile of Hip-hop? St. Catherines’ My Son The Hurricane happens. Thanks to Fortnight Music I was able to see this great band live, for the second time at eBar, Guelph, May 10th, 2012. Some of you might be familiar with MSTH […]

Posted May 14, 2012 by

There are always certain songs we will forever associate with summer. Some of them are not particularly good, and I will always remember them only because they seemed to be incessantly played at top volume at every club or public place I enter. But some are the songs that I will always be able to […]

Posted February 2, 2012 by

I may very well be stuck in the 90s. That’s where I first heard 75% of the musicians I still regularly listen to. So last week I was hanging with none other than THE Dylan Awesome from GAIN Music. Somehow we ended up listening to 90’s tunes and taking turns on Youtube trying to what only […]

Posted January 25, 2012 by

Eleven Presents… The fourth annual OFF THE FLOOR FEST!!! Last week I posted two shows in my blog. Both had a lot of readers. The 100 Mile Riot happened already, and was a huge success (I’ll try to get you details on $$$ raised, people through the door, etc.) and Ladies Of The Canyon, The […]

Posted January 12, 2012 by

Have you got your list of New Year’s resolutions? I’m generally not a big believer in resolutions, but I’ll make some up special, just for you. All I really want to do is make sure you listen to good music while reading my blog. Here are a few songs to motivate you through the delicate […]

Posted December 31, 2011 by

I don’t know about you but my 2011 was nuts. I left my first career, started working for Oaktree Media (Thanks for saving me Kelly!), started Music Lives. I’m sure I did some other stuff too but let’s get down to the good stuff. The music we saw, the hits we loved or plagued us and […]

Posted November 4, 2011 by

This weeks Jimmy Jazz, Guelph, Name That Tune, came from a post made by Time Magazine showcasing their critics picks since the publication began. I mixed them all up and came up with this! As always, the number next to the song is how long it was played for. Round 1 1. Iron Man – […]