Review: Streets of Hastings @ Avant Garde Bar, March 23 2012

On Friday March 23, 2012, Streets of Hastings held their official release party at the Avant Garde bar in Ottawa, ON.  I went there to do a show review (and to take in the show for personal enjoyment as well).  If you've never been to the Avant Garde bar, let me paint you a little… Continue reading Review: Streets of Hastings @ Avant Garde Bar, March 23 2012

#46 – Streets of Hastings Interview

The bulk of this podcast is devoted to an interview I did with Rockland band Streets of Hastings (, so I didn't put a lot of effort into picking the rest of the music.  They have a CD Release party tonight (March 23rd, 2012) at 8pm at Avant Garde (, so if you're in the… Continue reading #46 – Streets of Hastings Interview

Weekly Airwave #32 :: Streets of Hastings Interview

This isn't a traditional Weekly Airwave this week; instead it's a preview of their full-length interview that I did with them last Saturday.  The full-length version will be up on the podcast this week (fingers crossed, some time before Friday), but in the meantime, enjoy this 6-minute nugget before checking out their show on Friday… Continue reading Weekly Airwave #32 :: Streets of Hastings Interview

Review: Streets of Hastings – Three Streets to the Wind

Streets of Hastings bills themselves as "just a drinkin' band with a little rock n' roll problem".  As a result, I was ridiculously drunk when I reviewed their debut album, Three Streets to the Wind.  Actually, I was 100% sober while I listened to the album, but I can tell you, I very much enjoyed… Continue reading Review: Streets of Hastings – Three Streets to the Wind

#27 – Jamendo Top 100

Today's podcast is a little mailed-in, mostly a result of being on vacation for five days over the Victoria Day long weekend.  But that doesn't mean I haven't selected some sweet tracks - on the contrary!  I consulted the Jamendo Top 100, and picked out a few songs that I really liked.  Enjoy!Oh, and don't forget… Continue reading #27 – Jamendo Top 100

#3 – The Leftouts, Les Sans Dessein, General Union

Episode #3 is here! Third time's a charm, regarding proper microphone levels in a bedroom "studio"! Anyway today's episode is a bit of a 50/50 mix between punk and celtic music - just what I felt like browsing this week. Apologies that it is a day late, but it is still here.Oh, the enhanced version… Continue reading #3 – The Leftouts, Les Sans Dessein, General Union