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Gowan Talks ‘Strange Animal’ 30 Years Later

Gowan's Strange Animal

Gowan’s Strange Animal

Classic mullet champion Gowan’s new wave prog pop classic Strange Animal turned 30 years old this month.

Seeing how Gowan was my first celebrity interview ever I used it as an excuse to talk to the now-Styx lead singer for Huffington Post Music Canada.

To read the full story, go here.

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30 Facts About Phil Collins’ ‘No Jacket Required’

No Jacket Required

No Jacket Required

Phil Collins’ mega-hit album No Jacket Required recently turned 30 years old.

In honour of this achievement I compiled 30 facts about the album for Huffington Post Music Canada.

To read the full list, click here.

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20 Workout Songs That Actually Work

Work it out

Work it out

We’re now nearing the end of January, which also means we’re nearing the point where people officially start breaking their New Year’s resolutions.

In her small way Sarah wanted to help people to keep pushing on through with it. Her suggestion? A new workout mix.

You can see the list of motivational songs she curated at Huffington Post Music Canada by going here.

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How Marilyn Manson Bought His Soul Back

Marilyn Manson

Marilyn Manson

Shock rocker/actor/presumed killer of babies Marilyn Manson has a new album out called The Pale Emperor.

The rather hard rocking record appears to be an excuse for Manson to engage in some deep reflection, including about who owns his soul.

He told me all about it in an interview for Huffington Post Music Canada.

To read the interview go here.

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15 Songs About Hugs

Yo Gabba Gabba hugs

Yo Gabba Gabba hugs

National Hugging Day to place this past Wednesday so we used that as an excuse to create a list of great songs about hugs.

It turns out most songs about hugs are related to a) actually hugging trees, or, b) old blues songs where the word “hug” is a euphemism for another kind of physical act.

To read the full list, go here.

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Mac DeMarco’s Expensive Shoe Sale

Mac DeMarco's shoes

Mac DeMarco’s shoes

Mac DeMarco, the music world’s answer to hacky sack behind the quad, recently sold his beaten up shoes for $25k in a charity auction.

I wrote about this event for Huffington Post Music Canada.

To read the story go here.

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Meligrove Band’s Many Musical Connections

Meligrove Band

Meligrove Band

The Meligrove Band have long been an act I’ve been quite fond of. Their Planets Conspire album a few years back was amazing and their live shows are solid, high energy affair.

They’ve just put out a zesty new album called Bones Of Things, which I used as an excuse to interview the band about how integral they’ve been to the Canadian indie rock community.

To see what I mean, head over to Huffington Post Music Canada by clicking here.

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