Denny Doherty

Denny Doherty, one of the singers of the Mamas & the Papas, died in Mississauga in 2007. I attended his funerary wake at the Skinner

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Bill Elliott

Two days ago I learned of the death of Bill Elliott, singer and one half of the duo Splinter. I consider Splinter’s album Harder to

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Kroketti LP on red vinyl

Last year I wrote about my unsuccessful search for a red vinyl edition of the Kroketti album by Ultra Bra. Starting in the summer of 2017, Svart Records released

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The Northern Pikes

On November 1 and 2 I attended two concerts by the Northern Pikes at the legendary Horseshoe Tavern in Toronto. I have been a fan of the

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ABBA The Museum

The hit of Stockholm is undoubtedly ABBA The Museum, or the ABBA Museum as everyone here calls it. Opened in 2013, it draws huge crowds

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