Monthly Archives: December 2009

Best of 2009

Greetings dear readers! Over the next week our three writers will be revealing their top albums, songs and other various lists of the best, and possibly worst, of 2009. Stay tuned as the rollout will commence shortly.

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Fall be kind? Fall be cruel.

Fall be kind? I’m gonna take this as some sort of cruel joke on Edmonton, Fall was not exactly kind, it was cruel and cold. I’m pretty sure though that Animal Collective’s new EP wasn’t making a statement on the … Continue reading

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Top 5 – Christmas Songs

Another week, another Top 5 and in the Spirit of the Holiday Season, Kris has chosen this Top 5 to be about each writer’s Top 5 Christmas songs. So sit back with a glass of egg nog and maybe some … Continue reading

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Dylan’s “Christmas in the Heart”

When I first heard of Bob Dylan releasing a Christmas album I didn’t know whether it was a joke or not. After seeing the artwork, which resembles a cheap 99 cent Christmas card, I still didn’t know if it was … Continue reading

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Chase the Tear… CHASE IT!!!

Oh Happy Day! Yes, another band has released a single for charity, one of my favourites, Portishead. Anytime something new from Portishead is released it is reason to celebrate and this new track “Chase the Tear” is no exception. The … Continue reading

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Top 5 – Guilty Pleasures

Welcome to our very first Top 5 of the blog.  This series is inspired by the book (and subsequent movie) “High Fidelity” by author Nick Hornby.  In the “Top 5” Series, all 3 authors and the occasional guest author will … Continue reading

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Giveaway – Give Seattle

Alright everyone.  Since I made a mistake this morning ordering my copy of the Give Seattle Compilation, and ordered 2 accidentally.  We will be giving away 1 download code to one lucky reader.  To be entered in the random drawing … Continue reading

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You grind your claws, you howl, you growl…

Jonsi, the frontman for my favourite band “Sigur Ros” is giving away a free mp3 download of the first “single” from his forthcoming album.  To attain this free mp3 download, you merely have to go to his website and enter … Continue reading

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Songs – Songs

Songs – Songs I still like to listen to albums from beginning to end. At least for the first few listens. This is likely why I am always more familiar with the first half of an album than the second, … Continue reading

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