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Track of the Week – Week Forty: Oh Canada, pt.8

‘Cause = Time’ by Broken Social Scene From the album You Forgot it in People (2002)    I said many weeks ago when I started this series that I was counting down to an album turning ten. I may well … Continue reading

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Track of the Week – Week Thirty-Seven: Oh Canada, pt.5

I’ve chosen ‘Aside’ as it isn’t just a fantastic poppy indie rock song, it also contains some of John K. Samson’s best lyrics, my favourite line being ‘rely a bit too heavily on alcohol and irony’, #storyofmylife. Continue reading

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Track of the Week – Week Thirty-Three: Oh Canada, pt.1

Apostle of Hustle serves as Whiteman’s vehicle for his countless influences outside of Broken Social Scene, focusing mainly on Latin American music; especially Cuban, as seen on Apostle’s first album, Folkloric Feel, and Brazilian, as I will allude to in this article. Continue reading

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Kevin Drew – Darlings

Kevin Drew returns with his first solo effort since 2007’s Spirit If… without the attachment of a ‘Broken Social Scene presents’ label. However the influence of his behemoth collective is felt throughout, with Drew recruiting at least five other some-time … Continue reading

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