Concert Review: Quiet Parade @ The Seahorse on Nov. 20/2015

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One of my favourite Simpsons quotes comes from the episode where the family wins a trip to Africa after eating an excessively stale box of Animal Crackers, but toward the end of the episode where Homer and Bart share an exchange after a chimpanzee approaches them: “Hey, maybe he’ll lead us to bananas”, and Homer… Read More

Halifax Jazz Festival Announces 50th Anniversary “Tales of a Charlie Brown Christmas,” featuring Jerry Granelli, Sunday, December 6 at the Spatz Theatre

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(Halifax, NS) Halifax Jazz Festival presents Tales of a Charlie Brown Christmas, featuring Halifax jazz legend Jerry Granelli, and the Jerry Granelli Trio.  Tales of A Charlie Brown Christmas, the Halifax Jazz Festival's 12th annual fundraiser for music education, takes place at 2 PM and 8 PM Sunday, December 6, at the Spatz Theatre, Citadel… Read More

HPX Day 3: One of Those Days…

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We've all had those days where the only shade is blue, and you are mired in a funk you just can't shake.  Thursday and I just weren't going to be friends on this occasion; it was a day that seemed to have me square in its sights, and there wasn't any way to shake it. Needless… Read More

A Pop Explosion Run Down

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Heading into this year's Pop Explosion I wasn't really sure what to expect from a musical perspective.  Headliner Travi$ Scott wasn't someone that I had any interest in checking out, while The Dillinger Escape Plan, Cancer Bats and Cloud Nothings weren't that far behind. Stars I had seen a year ago in their home town… Read More

8 Track: A little bit of this, and a little bit of HPX

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Last week was slightly hectic as Jeff and I were out and about at the 2015 Halifax Pop Explosion, so we tried to see as much as we could. It was a great week of fantastic music, and I know we both walked away having some surprises, some disappointments and at least one favorite show. During… Read More