Quick Hitters

Quick Hitters:: David Picco & Capillary Action

If I had to pull one word from the intro to blogging handbook to describe Newfoundland ex-pat David Picco, it would be natural. I don’t mean that in a “knock the cover off the ball in a rain storm, Robert Redford” kind of way, because nothing about Picco’s song writing or vocals is the result [...]

News:: I like Fucked Up?

Admittedly, I’ve never been fanatical when it comes to Fucked Up. When I was on the Grand Jury in 2009, I was in the minority when it came to picking a winner and when the final decision was made, I left angry. I got that The Chemistry Of Common Life was a landmark record in [...]

Quick Hitters - The Belle Comedians

I’m no expert, but it seems like The Belle Comedians are a band who could do some big things. Now that’s something that’s been said about countless Halifax bands in the past, and considering the mellow(ish) brand of folk-infused indie rock this five-piece plays, I’m not talking about top-40-radio-type big things. But when you see [...]