Archive for July, 2008

Martha Wainwright – When The Day Is Short

Monday, July 28th, 2008

Martha Wainwright is a Canadian-American folk-rock singer -songwriter. She was born on May 8, 1976 and has received positive reviews from her performances. Her second full-length album, I Know You’re Married But I’ve Got Feelings Too , was released in Australia on 10 May 2008, with other countries to follow.

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Organized Rhyme – Check The O.R.

Monday, July 21st, 2008

Organized Rhyme was a short-lived Canadian hip-hop group based in Ottawa, renowned primarily for the fame later achieved by one of its members, comedian Tom Green. Organized Rhyme’s musical formula focused on three principal facets: catchy beats, simplistic choruses, and clever rhymes. The formula proved itself to be profitable: the group’s first single, Check the O.R. , was nominated for a Juno Award in 1993 for Best Rap Recording.

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Zumpano – I Dig You

Monday, July 14th, 2008

Zumpano was a Canadian indie rock group in the 1990s. The band comprised vocalist/guitarist Carl Newman, keyboardist Michael Ledwidge , bassist Stefan Niemann and drummer Jason Zumpano . Zumpano was formed in 1992 and signed to Sub Pop Records in 1994, as part of the label’s shift away from pure grunge rock. They released two albums on the label before breaking up.

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Age of Electric – Remote Control

Monday, July 7th, 2008

Age of Electric was a Canadian alternative rock band in the 1990s. The band, consisting of two pairs of brothers, formed in Lanigan, Saskatchewan in 1989. The members were guitarists Ryan Dahle and Todd Kerns, bassist John Kerns and drummer Kurt Dahle. Ryan, Todd and Kurt all contributed vocals as well.

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