The Last Waltz Halifax: A 40th Anniversary Music Celebration with too Many Great Musicians to List in the Title

  Believe it or not, it’s been 40 years since The Band played their legendary final show at the Winterland Ballroom in San Francisco. On Saturday, November 26th, Halifax pays tribute to that concert with a re-creation of The Last Waltz,  featuring performances from Rich Aucoin, Keonté Beals, Brian Byrne, Brad Conrad (The Mellotones), Erin … Continue reading

CD Review: Cody Degaust – Substance Romance

    Cody Degaust’s debut album Substance Romance is unlike anything I have heard from Atlantic Canada.  This is smooth pop at its best…with a hint of jazz influence.   While instantly  familiar, it is difficult to find a musical comparison for Degaust.   The smooth vocals.  The soft, sensual, jazzy guitar tones. If pressed, I may … Continue reading

POLL: Name 2 New East Coast Music Radio Shows

Starting October 6th, I will be hosting 3 East Coast music shows on Community Radio CIOE.  You can listen to the programs on 97.5 in the Halifax Regional Municipality or stream live the internet.   One show will be called “Fresh From The East Coast” – a one-hour new music special being aired on Thursday’s at … Continue reading