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Why I Wouldn't Want a World Without Awards Shows

Donald D'Haene | Posted 04.06.2013 | Canada
Donald D'Haene

Award season is upon us and with it the often-heard complaints: awards are silly or they don't mean anything. Those declarations are a tad presumptuous, aren't they? After all, what is an award? A prize or other mark of recognition given in honour of an achievement.

Worshipping the Monks With a Cover Album

Thomas D'Arcy | Posted 10.14.2012 | Canada Music
Thomas D'Arcy

The Monks are a band that I have loved for a very long time in a lot of different ways. Bad Habits -- their first record -- has always been a failsafe for van listening on long drives for various tours for various bands: It's a record that has never let me down, that sounds good wherever you listen to it, no matter what you're doing. That's why we're releasing a cover album.