Where will David Ridgen find a suitable composer for his spooky feature debut? I know where.

In 2011 Mimi Ursa applied for an Ontario Arts Council grant and was turned down then decided she would make the record anyway. She had one story in particular that […]

Roll Over Berlusconi

Eugene Chadbourne is many things but protest singer songwriter isn’t the first thing people think of. Most know him for the velocity of his guitar playing, I asked him once […]

Polaris Prize Long List

So I didn’t make the Polaris long list but could any of those fuckers convincingly play the role of a karaoke bartender?   Click here to view Versus Valerie


a sociopath who doesn’t give a shit about creating pain and hardship

Sam Larkin's Song

On my record Giulietta Masina At The Oscars Crying I cover the song Children At Play by Sam Larkin (famous for his love of  blending steel workers). It is listed […]

I Was There

Rancho Relaxo, Thursday night, 10pm (ish). I’m suppose to play but there’s only 8 people, 5 are the band that plays after me. There is a turntable by the soundboard […]

The Poverty Song

I first learned about Wilbur Sargunaraj from Anand Rajaram and later saw him perform at Anand’s wedding. Wilbur is the most first class of first class artists out there. CLICK […]