James Shearer

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Iggy Pop pays tribute to Phil Everly, “the real deal”

January 4, 2014
Iggy Pop pays tribute to Phil Everly, “the real deal”

Iggy Pop has posted a message in reaction to the passing of Phil Everly today, at 74. “God bless Phil Everly. The Everlys were the real deal when it comes to American music. I saw them in the 60s at the 20 Grand in Detroit, and they seriously rocked the huge...
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Jack White announces Montreal and Toronto dates this October – tickets for Sony Centre show on sale Friday

August 13, 2012
Jack White announces Montreal and Toronto dates this October – tickets for Sony Centre show on sale Friday

Jack White  is Canada bound this October with a date in Montreal and two dates in Toronto. The additional dates to his North America tour this fall see him play L’Olympia in Montreal on 2 October and the Sony Centre For The Performing Arts on 3-4 October in Toronto. Jack White will...
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The Stones Roses to headline T in the Park 2012

November 7, 2011
The Stone Roses

T in the Park has confirmed The Stone Roses as their first headliner for the festival next summer. “Following an announcement made by the band earlier this evening, T in the Park organisers DF Concerts and founding partner Tennent’s Lager are thrilled to confirm that The Stone Roses will headline T...
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Coeur De Pirate playing Mod Club on 11/11/11

September 21, 2011
Coeur De Pirate

Tickets went on general sale this week for Quebecois songstress Coeur De Pirate‘s show at the Mod Club in Toronto on 11 November. The Radio Wunderbar favourite is playing a rare show outside of French-Canada, with this being the sole Ontario date of three upcoming shows. Tickets for the Toronto show...
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Peter Hook and The Light play Joy Division’s Unknown Pleasures in Toronto on 24 September – full US/Canada tour details

August 25, 2011
Peter Hook and The Light play Joy Division’s Unknown Pleasures in Toronto on 24 September – full US/Canada tour details

The Light 1102-2011 EP artwork Joy Division co-founder Peter Hook is returning to the US and Canada in September for a 10 date tour. On alternate nights, as listed below, Peter Hook and The Light will perform sets with music from Joy Division albums Closer or Unknown Pleasures. Peter Hook and...
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The Pack A.D. to tour new album Unpersons in September

August 10, 2011
The Pack A.D.

Vancouver garage-rock duo The Pack A.D. will release their fourth studio album Unpersons on 13 September 2011. Produced by Jim Diamond (The Dirtbombs, The Paul Collins Beat, The White Stripes), the new record is set for release on Mint Records. The Pack A.D. are set to tour Unpersons extensively, with two...
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Dan Mangan announces new album Oh Fortune and Canada wide tour dates

August 3, 2011
Dan Mangan... with a cat (photo Jonathan Taggart)

Vancouver folk solo artist Dan Mangan is back with a new album and a Canada-wide tour. New album Oh Fortune will be released on Tuesday 27 September on Arts & Crafts records. Oh Fortune is the follow-up to Mangan’s 2009 Polaris-nominated album Nice, Nice, Very Nice. A Canada wide tour in...
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The Box Tiger tour this July

July 3, 2011
The Box Tiger tour this July

The Box Tiger hit the road this July with a mini four stop tour. Dates below: 7 July 2011 – The Casbah, Hamilton, ON 8 July 2011 – The Supermarket, Toronto, ON 14 July 2011 – Zaphod Beeblebrox, Ottawa, ON 15 July 2011 – Il Motore, Montreal, QC © James Shearer,...
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Pearl Jam 2011 Canadian Tour dates

May 16, 2011
Pearl Jam live at the Gorge

Pearl Jam live at the Gorge – image Getty, used with permission Pearl Jam have announced Canadian tour dates for this September. Beginning in Montreal on 7 September, the grunge heroes will head east with dates including two nights in Toronto at the ACC on 11/12 September. Tickets go on sale...
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Radiohead to release new album The King Of Limbs this Saturday

February 14, 2011
Radiohead - The King Of Limbs album artwork

Radiohead have announced this morning (14 February) that their new album The King Of Limbs will be released digitally this coming Saturday, 19th February. The King Of Limbs will also be available in physical format as the “world’s first Newspaper Album”, in a package to be shipped on Monday 9 May....
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