Saskadelphia (Universal Music Canada/UMe) is made up of six previously unreleased tracks written in 1990. Five recorded in that same year during the Road Apples sessions in New Orleans, and one live track, “Montreal (Live from The Molson Centre, Montreal, 7 Dec 2000),” written at the same time, but for which the original recording is yet to be found.
The RCMP are celebrated by Google Doodle. I am kind of disappointed with the doodle. I did right by improving the RCMP tribute.
Sheldon the penny is no more in Canada. The Canadian government will put to rest the penny in the Fall of 2012.
Only in Canada. Adam the crazy Canuck has the zaniest driver’s license ever! Good luck crossing the border with this. Love the super-villain geek look.
A popular Canadian collection of stamp oddities is printed each year called Roadside Attractions. This year they have four new stamps that include such roadside… Read More »Canadian Roadside Attractions Stamp Collection
If you are looking for an enriching alternative in culture reading, Ricepaper magazine is a great start. The quarterly magazine showcases Asian-Canadian artists, writers, performers and original thinkers. It’s Canada’s version of Giant Robot but more firmly grounded on Asian culture. The latest issue concentrates on culinary delights that will melt in your mouth.
[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Nhh2288zNVE?fs=1&hl=en_US&w=520&h=317] From one Canuck to another Canuck. Rowdyman Gordon Pinsent, Canada’s token stand-in for William Shatner reads from Bieber’s autobiography. A December life reading… Read More »Gordon Pinsent Reads Bieber