Music

CP

2015 Juno Awards Set To Rock Hamilton

Blue-collar Hamilton is often derided for its lack of beauty and sophistication, but things are changing fast in southern Ontario's Steel City. One reason to host the Junos is to bring awareness of that shift.
David Kirouac

How Bryan Adams Helps Fans Relive The Best Days Of Their Lives

Now 55, Bryan Adams was all of ten years old in the summer of 69, so it's unlikely that he played his first real six-string until his fingers bled, much less had bandmates who quit and got married. Adams was always channeling other people's nostalgia more than his own. This is what makes his current tour, celebrating the 30th anniversary of Reckless, such a pleasure for longtime fans.
City TV

The Punk Music That Inspired Me

One of the great things about doing the television series 'Young Drunk Punk' (set in Calgary in the '80s) is that I get to share the music that was so formative for me. The music that propelled me into the world. Into comedy and to Toronto. More importantly, it's really satisfying to have people hear things from this underrated era.