#296 Lisa McEwen

Lisa McEwen is a singer/songwriter that has started on a new project called “Music & Mindfulness”. The idea is to find your direction in songwriting and to have impact. Music heals! This is Lisa’s 2nd time on the show. She was on episode #161 about three years ago. Lisa has been working hard at music […]

#295 Ford Pier

Ford Pier is a singer/ songwriter based out of Vancouver BC. Ford and I go way back to the early 90”s when we both sang back up on an SNFU song called “Bobbit”. Ford was the screeching sound you hear near the end! Ford has played in and formed too many bands to mention. He […]

#294 Nadav Rotem of “Kids Insane”

Kids Insane is a hardcore band located in Tel Aviv Israel. Kids Insane has just released an EP Titled “Who’s the Enemy”. Every song is under two minutes.. And it’s a Banger! Nadav and I spoke allot about music and very little about the Pandemic. so all in all, a great episode! Kids Insane: All […]

#293 Paul Linklater

Paul Linklater is a guitarist/singer/songwriter whom I’ve had the pleasure of knowing for about 25 years. I first met Paul in Brandon Manitoba when I recorded his band “gigvest”. He flew to Toronto to mix his album with me and eventually moved there to pursue a life as a professional musician. Apart from solo work, […]

#292 Mikey Hawdon Fairmounts “Eik Namo” listening party

Mikey Hawdon and I go back 20+ years when worked with his band ‘the Inner City Surfers” on three different albums over the period of 5 years. When the surfers took an extended break, Mikey started a solo project by posting videos on Facebook. the first song I saw was “Spend the Night with Me”. […]

#291 Patrick Labbe of “Le Phoque Off Festival”

QUEBEC CITY, January 20th 2021 – Crowned “Festival of the Year” at the GAMIQ Awards in 2020, the alternative music festival Le Phoque OFF will once again be held this February from the 12th to the 20th, for a 7thconsecutive year. This edition presents an innovative virtual formula adapted to the current global situation. What was once only […]

RIP Rude Van Steenes

Rude Van Steenes was a singer/songwriter and has been a part of the Canadian Punk rock and Independent scene since the 70’s. In this episode we learn allot about his knowledge of music.Condolences to his family and loved ones, especially his dear wife MicheleA true Legend and a kind and compassionate human being. RIP my […]

#290 Charlie Angus of The Grievous Angels

Charlie Angus is the founder of Grievous Angels. Grievous Angels started out as a busking group on the streets of Toronto’s east end and eventually found their way inside to be embraced by the late eighties/early 90’s punk community. Playing high energy folk tunes earned a special spot on Queen street! Charlie also got into […]

#289 Vic Bondi

Vic Bondi is the founding member of Articles of Faith and has gone on to form bands like Jones Vary and Alloy to name a few. Vic has contributed over 40 years into creating and living in Punk Rock. Vic is also a software engineer that has been in the industry since the mid 90’s […]

#288 Elliot Lefko

Elliot Lefko is a concert promoter that got his start in the Toronto punk and metal scene in the 80’s. Elliot has worked with thousands of bands throughout the years and still to this day has time to talk about his love of music and the art form. Always inspiring when people carry that passion […]