August 2009

The Summer’s Gone

August 31, 2009

I played this song last night and again this morning. It’s sort of a yearly tradition. I love Buffalo Tom and play them a lot. However, I feel like need to hear this particular song to mark the end of my summer ever year. I don’t know [Keep Reading]

Brother Ali is Phenomenal

August 29, 2009

Brother Ali is a talented artist and an amazingly gifted MC. He is definitely my favourite MC out right now. It’s amazing to see how he has used live musicians in the studio to record his new album. I’m patiently waiting for it to drop [Keep Reading]

My Summer Reading List

August 28, 2009

I did a lot of reading this summer. Here is a list of what I read. I didn’t keep track of all the graphic novels that I got from the public library so this is not a complete list. I’ve often thought that I should keep a detailed reading log. [Keep Reading]

Three Types of Listeners

August 27, 2009

I have found that there are three types of music listeners. The first is the casual listener who doesn’t pay much attention to the music whatsoever. This listener often doesn’t know the name of the artists or the songs that they listen to. [Keep Reading]

Teaching Tip Tuesday – First Day of School

August 25, 2009

My best advice for the first day of school is to plan, plan, plan, and over-plan. You should have your day structured so well that there will never be any lag time. You need to involve the students in some easy work right away, first thing in the [Keep Reading]

Komoka Running Tour

August 24, 2009

Komoka Provincial Park is a beautiful place to go for a walk or a nice trail run. It is located along the Thames River, just outside of London, Ontario, Canada. I’m not sure why it is considered a provincial park since it really only offers a [Keep Reading]

Soulstice Interview Conclusion

August 21, 2009

Here is the wrap up of the interview I did with Chicago native and talented MC SoulStice. Make sure you check out Part 1, 2, and 3 and be sure to download the podcast for free. We had a lot of fun doing this interview. Without further ado, here is [Keep Reading]

SoulStice Interview Part 3

August 20, 2009

SoulStice is a talented rapper with a lot to say. Gamma Krush and I interviewed him on our radio show Saturday night. You can download the podcast of the show for free from the Dope fm page. Or you can read Part 1 and Part 2 of the interview here. [Keep Reading]

SoulStice Interview Part 2

August 19, 2009

This is Part 2 of the interview I did with SoulStice. You can listen to it as a stream here, or you can download it for free from the Dope FM page. At the end of Part 1, we played the song “Strange Kind of Love” off of the Beyond Borders album [Keep Reading]

SoulStice Interview

August 18, 2009

Gamma Krush and I interviewed SoulStice this past weekend for Dope FM on 93.3 CFMU on the campus of McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario. We discussed his music, some relevant issues of the day, and spun tracks from his extensive discography. I [Keep Reading]
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