Category Archives: Track Reviews

and i guess it’s just as well, but i miss your face like hell

The Head and The Heart’s debut album never connected me on the first few listens. That was back in 2010. In 2011 I was fortunate to see them live at the Calgary Folk Music Festival and by the end they … Continue reading

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I’m the joke that you do not get

Matson on Music, from the Seattle Times, is doing a weeklong feature on covers by Seattle artists of Damien Jurado Songs. 2 of my favorite Seattle bands, Pickwick and the Head and the Heart have been featured thus far. The … Continue reading

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What do I stand for, most nights I don’t know anymore

There appears to be a very large number of people coming to this site to learn about the great band fun. Well, the lovely folks over at ournameisfun.com have decided to let everyone hear the whole new album a week … Continue reading

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Why Didn’t You Save Me?

It’s a line we have all asked at least once in our lives. Why didn’t you save me? It has so many possible occurrences. And unfortunately it is always a reactive question. I have said it many times before, that … Continue reading

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A Retrospective – January 2012 – Kris

Shaun has invited and encouraged me to take part in this monthly retrospective so I humbly accept his invitation. It’s a great way to keep track of some of those musical moments throughout the year that could be easy to … Continue reading

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A retrospective – January 2012 – Shaun

This is intended to be a new and recurring feature to be presented at the end of each month.  A small list of things that I listened to every month, new or old.  I have been creating monthly playlists for … Continue reading

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You are my favourite song

Fresh off the release of the amazing Live film and the accompanying album “Inni”, Sigur Ros frontman, Jonsi, releases a new song entitled “Gathering Stories”. Gathering Stories is co-written by filmmaker Cameron Crowe and is one of 2 new songs … Continue reading

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we are young, so let’s set the world on fire, we’ll go higher than the sun

3 years ago, Kristyn introduced me to this great band called “The Format”. Their song “Snails” was an instant favourite of mine and the rest of their albums were full of quirky folk-pop goodness. Unfortunately they had already split up … Continue reading

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U2 and Edmonton: A Top Ten

It’s hard to hide from a U2 concert. They’re playing in Edmonton tomorrow night and though I don’t listen to the radio, I’m still hearing about them everywhere. Twitter and Facebook are awash with updates on lineups, set times and … Continue reading

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We get up early just to start cranking the generator – Part 3

It seems that this song is everywhere. It was just used in this great PSA for Malignant Melanoma. I recommend that you watch this little video and take care of yourself and your loved ones and then share it via … Continue reading

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