Tag Archives: Canada

Official Polaris Prize Shortlist

Here is the official shortlist nominees for the 2009 Polaris Music Prize. Elliott Brood – Mountain Meadows F*cked Up – Chemistry of Common Life Great Lake Swimmers – Lost Channels Hey Rosetta! – Into Your Lungs K’naan – Troubador Malajube – Labrinths Metric – Fantasies Joel Plaskett – Three Chad Vangaalen – Soft Airplane Patrick …

Canada Day 2009

Yesterday I got a chance to take photos on Parliament Hill on Canada Day during the afternoon. Seeing the dignitaries and politicians that were on hand. It was a interesting experience seeing the “Prime Minister” and the Governor General. It was a nervous experience being the first time doing this and not expecting it. Enough …

NXNE: Final Thoughts

Finally done editing the photos from NXNE. These four days being in Toronto were fun for myself. I never experience such a great live music scene there. Compared to Ottawa, Toronto totally blows us out of the water. I got to meet some interesting people who got media passes and wondering who they were covering …

Album picks #2

Here is a weekly check on my favorite albums of this week. Ruby Jean and the Thoughtful Bees Why: This is such a fun dancey record. Also its Rebekah Higgs alter-ego band. They will be playing in Ottawa this Friday at Zapdods Beeblebrox Favorite tracks: You Don’t Miss Me [audio:http://www.killbeatmusic.com/mp3s/You%20Dont%20Miss%20Me.mp3] Girls You Love Trust Fund …