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November 26, 2012
by mamaBoss
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Woody Guthrie @ 100 – DemocracyNow.org broadcast NOV 23rd 2012

“This Land Is Our Land” was written as an “alternative” to Irving Berlin’s “God Bless America” – who would have thought. Don’t miss out on some everlasting piece of American music history.

November 25, 2012
by mamaBoss

Playlist barKanada NOV 2012

Who Put The Blame On Who (excerpt) PEACEWORK choices 2007
Get Ready, Get steady JB The First Lady 2011
What I’ve Seen Allen Stone 2012
Sun Again Kinnie Starr Sun Again 2003

Picture Of You Andrea England Hope and Other Sins 2012
Saturday Night Angel Nathan Cunningham
I Wanna Go Home Danny Rebel And The KGB Blastoff 2012
Santa Fe Samantha Crain You (Understood)
Another Love Song ISKWÉ 2012
Goes Viral My Sister Ocean 2012
Naughty Boy Amanda Davids Distinguishable in Difference 2012
Christine tongue & groove SetAFire 2012
Who Put The Blame On Who (excerpt) PEACEWORK choices 2007

November 14, 2012
by mamaBoss

Copyright in new media with questionable effect

Interesting information for independent musicians who like the right 2 free speech with lots of additional links:
This blog also offers interpretation of applicable and anticipated copyright laws: excesscopyright.blogspot.ca
Last but not least MP Micheal Geist has some comments and info here:

November 5, 2012
by mamaBoss

Allen Stone live in Europa

Alle Tourneedaten auf seiner Internetseite, Konzerte in Deutschland sind rechts gelistet!

Westcoast Soulbrother Allen Stone comes 2 Toronto’s The Opera House on the 14th, and live as well in Montreal’s Cabaret Du Mile-Ende on the 15th of November – à ne pas manquer!

October 17, 2012
by mamaBoss

Excellent guitar care in Gatineau!

I would like 2 send out a “La Ola” of recognition 2 Stéphane Coulombe, who @ Adagio in Gatineau, repaired my Telecaster Slimline in the shortest of time and in a very knowledgeable way, when the day b4, staff of Steve’s Music Store Ottawa had assessed that same git and found “nothing wrong with it”.

Not only did Stéphane point out 2 me, that my strings were down 2 the core metal string and had the wound part gone where frets were touching and there4 buzzing on the frets, also he noticed after changing strings, that there was not enough/2 much pressure related 2 the spacers 4 G, B and high E strings – Stéphane took the washers out, ground down the 2 indented bases of those spacers and put everything back 2gether 2 the extend that the guitar plays better than ever and there is no more buzzing. All this happened within six hours of the early afternoon/evening, and I am so relieved 2 see that my problem is taken care of, that I got my baby back in better shape than ever and it also did not cost me an arm and a leg – so thank u very much, Stéphane and Adagio, 4 helping me out in such a supportive, knowledgeable and unpretentious way!

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October 16, 2012
by mamaBoss

Playlist BarKanada Oktober 2012

Who Put The Blame On Who (excerpt) PEACEWORK choices 2007
Sweetness On A Bun Strawn & Moon Demi CD 2012
Last Word Gordie Tentrees North Country Heart 2012
High Roads Roger Marin High Roads 2006
Goin’ Back To Louisiana Brian Downey feat. Billy Mitchell The Live Sessions: Vol 1 2012
The Ballad Of The Wishbone Paul Reddick Wishbone 2012
Gravity Persists Anna Sudac Early Versions Of Future Hits 2010
Everybody’s Blues Jack Pine and The Fire Jack Pine and The Fire 2011
Kürdi Azeri Skarazula Litha 2007
You My People Raoul Bhaneja And The Big Time You My People 2009
Love Triangle 24th Street Wailers 24th 2012
Out Of The Game Rufus Wainwright Out Of The Game 2012
Reefer Smokin’ Man Morgan Davis live version from Youtube; Blues Medicine 1999
Who Put The Blame On Who (excerpt) PEACEWORK choices 2007

October 9, 2012
by mamaBoss

Konzerttip Oktober 2012: Strawn & Moon in Bremen und Hamburg

Strawn and Moon waren das, in der Sendung am kommenden Samstag spiele ich “Sweetness On A Bun”! Ein akustisches Duo, die beiden Mädels aus Montreal sind heute abend, sowie morgen und am 11. Oktober in Kopenhagen, in Deutschland erstmalig dann am kommenden Dienstag, den 16. Oktober in Bremen zu sehen und zu hören, und zwar im Rat & Tat, in der Theodor-Körner-Straße 1.

September 23, 2012
by mamaBoss

Playlist BarKanada September 2012

Who Put The Blame On Who (excerpt) PEACEWORK choices 2007
North Country Heart Gordie Tentrees North Country Heart 2012
Long Way Down Roger Marin Silvertown 2010
Careless Fred Eaglesmith Cha Cha Cha 2010
Lips Stained Red Kim Beggs Wanderer’s Paean 2006
Rat Race Skytone Shining Over You 2011
Green Onions (Booker T. Jones) Brian Downey feat. Billy Mitchell The Live Sessions: VOL 1 (1998) 2012
Back At The Chicken Shack (Jimmy Smith) Brian Downey feat. Laszlo Pedro Ullmann 2012
Sick Boy/Theme Song Raghu Lokanathan Blue Girl 2009
Who Put The Blame On Who (excerpt) PEACEWORK choices 2007

September 10, 2012
by mamaBoss

BarKanada September Ausgabe Dienstag 11. September auf Sendung

BarKanada – diesmal mit einem Interview mir Gordie Tentrees, der seine fünfte CD vorstellt und mit Fred Eaglesmith und vielen anderen MusikerInnen vom 13. September an während der Tin Can Caravan Tour in Roadhouses an der berühmten Route 66 von Chicaco nach Los Angeles zu sehen und zu hören sein wird – davon abgesehen kommt er auch nach Deutschland, im November, siehe mein Konzerteintrag hier nebenan. Außerdem: Brian Downey veröffentlicht ein grooviges Live-Album.

Live Stream ab 15 h MEZ oder 9h AM EST wie immer über Radio Tonkuhle hier.