My spies on the interweb informed me of a Beatles fact that was previously not known to me and it is oh too cute.  In the background vocals to Paperback […]

From Planet To Planet

New York in 1984 – greatest show on Earth – Sun Ra next to the Chelsea Hotel with maybe 20 other people, all of us at the end dancing like […]

The other day CBC published an article about cellphones and cancer. This American Life did a more in depth piece just a few years ago and there are good reasons […]

Save The Last Dance For Me Interesting to read about (the song’s writer) Doc Pomus. At his wedding he was in a wheelchair because he had polio. He wrote this […]

Have Fun Working

In and around 1990 while recording a 2cnd record to be released on Warner Music Canada, later titled Presented By Lake Michigan Soda,  there was a desire to enlist a […]

A Year Without Matt

Last year was such a train wreck losing Matt Suhar and Sam Larkin, part of my brain departed with them. Reading this account in the news, one year later, that […]

Latest Film Scored

For the 2cnd year in a row, a film I scored gets a premier spot at HotDocs. Yippee. Here is the trailer for the film which is about photography – mugshot […]

This may look like a bunch of hair playing guitar but it is in fact Mr. Sexsmith and he came to my windowless messy studio recently (as did Meg Tenant, […]


Every time the Toronto subway doors open, people don’t allow enough room for the disembarking people. At least occasionally there is amusing graffiti.

One thing these years is constant, enjoying Warren Zevon Mr. Bad Example I started as an alter boy, working at the church Learning all my holy moves, doing some research […]