Barenaked Ladies

Barenaked Ladies' Kevin Hearn Talks Friend And Bandmate Lou Reed

CBC | Posted 12.28.2013 | Canada Music

Toronto musician Kevin Hearn says he will remember Lou Reed, who died at age 71 on Sunday, as "a dear friend who brought out the best in me as a ...

Barenaked Foodie: Steven Page Launches 'Illegal' Cooking Show

HuffPost Canada Music | Liisa Ladouceur | Posted 10.22.2013 | Canada Music

If celebrity chefs are the new rock stars, what to make of a rock star who hosts a food show? Steven Page, former vocalist for the Barenaked Ladies, i...

Barenaked Ladies 'Odds Are' Video Is Reason To Give Thanks

HuffPost Canada Music | Posted 10.11.2013 | Canada Music

Twenty-five years into their reign as Canada's most genial export, it's hard to imagine that anyone could have ever been offended by their silly name....

We Day: An Inspiration For Change

Samantha Kemp-Jackson | Posted 11.23.2013 | Canada Impact
Samantha Kemp-Jackson

Inspired and compelled by celebrity luminaries including The Barenaked Ladies and Serena Ryder, as well as some particular youth favourites such as Demi Lovato and the Jonas Brothers, the feeling at We Day 2013 in the Air Canada Centre was electric.

How Is NASA Linked To Kanye, Pink Floyd, Daft Punk And Psy?

HuffPost Canada Music | Jason MacNeil | Posted 07.11.2013 | Canada Music

NASA recently launched the Iris spacecraft to explore the sun, but the mission patch logo looked pretty familiar to Pink Floyd fans. That sent us on o...

Seven Canadian Arts Mavens You Want to Know

Marcello Cabezas | Posted 09.06.2013 | Canada
Marcello Cabezas

Who better to share their thoughts on arts mavens in Canada that you may not know, but should, than folks who are at the pulse of the magic that is going on in our country. The secret nuggets that are just blooming. Here are their picks of what you should know.

Barenaked Ladies On Singing With Astronaut Chris Hadfield

HuffPost Canada Music | Stuart Henderson | Posted 06.20.2013 | Canada Music

It is hard to imagine a band better suited to a collaboration with an astronaut than the Barenaked Ladies. Famously (and unabashedly) nerdy in thei...

Barenaked Ladies On Grinning Streak, Chris Hadfield And 'Right-Wing Freak' Rob Ford

The Huffington Post Canada | Stuart Henderson | Posted 06.06.2013 | Canada Music

Barenaked Ladies are incredibly talented and kind of uncool. That's the basic view that's dogged this Canadian pop group throughout its 25 years in th...

WATCH: Barenaked Ladies' 'Boomerang' Video

HuffPost Canada Music | Aaron Brophy | Posted 05.29.2013 | Canada Music

The Barenaked Ladies have released the new music video for their song "Boomerang" and HuffPost has the exclusive first look. "Boomerang," the first...

'Rita And Friends': Blue Rodeo, Barenaked Ladies, Sloan & More

HuffPost Canada Music | Aaron Brophy | Posted 05.15.2013 | Canada Music

When news broke early this morning that East Coast singer Rita MacNeil had died at age 68, tributes came pouring in from far and wide. And while ki...

The Singing Spaceman -- Yesterday's Future...Today

D.K. Latta | Posted 04.13.2013 | Canada
D.K. Latta

In an episode of the 2005 BBC Radio "mockumentary" series featuring the New Zealand comic-musicians, Flight of the Conchords, (prior to their TV incar...

Toronto Musicians Tweet About Rob Ford's Ouster

Huffington Post Canada | Joshua Ostroff | Posted 01.26.2013 | Canada Music

Musician, they're just like us -- at least when it comes to their opinions on today's surprise firing of Toronto mayor Rob Ford for ethics violations....

11 Sad Songs About Car Crashes

Huffington Post Canada | Sarah Kurchak | Posted 11.21.2012 | Canada Music

For songwriters, there's something especially enticing and gruesome about a vehicular crash. From the sweet-sounding drag-race death tunes of the '60s...

Barenaked Ladies Brewing Their Own Brand of Chocolate Strong Beer

The Huffington Post Canada | Jason MacNeil | Posted 10.03.2012 | Canada Music

Barenaked Ladies are joining the likes of Ozzy Osbourne, Metallica, Pearl Jam and Motorhead with their own brand of booze entitled "Strong Beer." T...

The Tiniest Man to Climb Mount Kilimanjaro

Craig and Marc Kielburger | Posted 07.01.2012 | Canada
Craig and Marc Kielburger

Climbing Kilimanjaro isn't particularly unique. It's an accomplishment, absolutely, but thousands of people do it every year. However they have all had something West does not: legs. Spencer is 2''7 in height, with no lower body below the pelvis. What he lacks in limbs, he more than makes up for in tenacity.