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Posted December 31, 2014 by

What a year!!! You take the good, you take the bad….. I had a lot of family heartache (hence the comprehensive list) and saw a lot of AMAZING live shows. […]

Posted November 9, 2014 by

Super pumped for this week’s Rec-Room Monday up at DSTRCT Lounge!!! Along side our regular programming, Underplayed & Underplayed and The Fuzz radio programs on CFRU 93.3, I’ve got some […]

Posted May 5, 2014 by

Back in February I had a chance to be one of the judges for season two of “Out Of The Shell”. It was a great night of music with good […]

Posted April 24, 2014 by

I felt the greatest sense of community this month when Missed Connections Records asked us if we would be interested in an advanced copy of Alanna Gurr & The Greatest […]

Posted January 29, 2014 by

This Saturday Hamilton band The Zilis will play along side Guelph‘s Fitness Club Fiasco, both Kennedy Cult and Goodnight, Sunrise of Toronto share the bill as well. Born from the ashes of Dean Lickyer, The Zilis have recently released their second […]

Posted January 27, 2014 by

Head’s up! Turtleshell Studio are looking for musicians to appear in season two of their web-series Out Of The Shell. If you’ve got a newish song and would like to […]

Posted January 7, 2014 by

The Monsters of Schlock are self described as “The World’s Most Extreme Two Man Circus Sideshow Comedy Magic Extravaganza”. These Guelph natives have truly made a name for themselves taking […]

Posted November 26, 2013 by

The follow-up to Mandroid Echostar‘s self-titled debut EP has been a much anticipated release, not just in their home town of Guelph, but in Southern Ontario as a whole. Having […]

Posted November 7, 2013 by

Music Lives: Your new album No Great War has it’s release show coming up on November 9th. How excited are you to finally release it and what was the process […]

Posted October 8, 2013 by

I’ve realized a few things since my last post for Guelph Music Club. One, that this IS definitely the decade where most of my favourite sad music comes from. Secondly, […]

Posted October 2, 2013 by

So it seems like the Guelph Music Club has discovered the decade where the Winter of my discontent began. One of the other albums I listen to every year, alone, […]

Posted October 1, 2013 by

When Guelph band Odd Years asked us to review their new album Drawing Lines, I jumped at a chance to get an advanced copy. I’ve got to know a few members […]

Posted September 26, 2013 by

I went to a rock show, as I do. When a rock show is a CD release, I usually pick it up. We need to support our musicians and this […]

Posted September 9, 2013 by

If you didn’t get a chance to check out our first edition of Music Lives print, here’s the show we reviewed from back in July. Enjoy! If you’ve never been […]

Posted July 25, 2013 by

Thanks so much everyone! We’re all getting really excited here at Music Lives. We still have about a day and a half left in our campaign, but we’ve already surpassed […]

Posted July 15, 2013 by

I was raised on some Classical Music, but not a lot, so this assignment for Guelph Music Club was a little tricky. I associate most of my favourite pieces with […]

Posted July 8, 2013 by

Picking a sports song or stadium anthem for Guelph Music Club could be a little tough for me. I go to stadiums and arenas for rock shows, not sporting events. […]

Posted July 2, 2013 by

Recently GAIN Music hosted the Guelph stop of Courage My Loves’ Becoming Tour at Van Gogh’s Ear with Guelph band Mandroid Echostar joining them on several dates. They were joined by Uxbridge band Air Marshal Landing, […]

Posted July 1, 2013 by

Happy Canada Day! I figured it would be festive to share a few of the Canadian bands I’m listening to right now. First up is East Coast band, The Stanfields. […]

Posted June 28, 2013 by

This is a BIG THANK YOU to everyone that has already contributed or helped spread the word about our campaign to go to print. The last couple of weeks we […]