Monthly Archives: September 2012


Annabelle Chvostek Ensemble – Rise

Congratulations to all the Juno Nominees in the Roots and Traditional categories. Here’s my personal pick. – AF In such ugly times, the only true protest is beauty – Phil Ochs. I’ve never been one for music-genre debates, however, I’ll ...

Robyn Dell‘Unto • Meredith Shaw • Andrew Austin

The Painted Lady, Toronto  Wednesday, August 22nd Coming off the release of I’m Here Every Night, it’s clear that the opportunities to see Robyn Dell’Unto perform are not exactly regular. She plays rather sporadically to her pocket of dedicated fans ...

Scott Cooper – Quiet Company

Scott Cooper’s latest record opens with a track that would crack a smile on Sir George Martin’s face. Stationary Satellite features mellotron, double-tracked vocals, crisp drums, banjo, and a crescendo of horns, all on good ol’ hissy analogue tape. With ...