Late Night Logic: “Crickets Kissing In The Rain”

Tonight’s edition goes out to the one Vanessa, who sent me a-wanderin’ down memory lane with this delightful exercise in mid-90s nostalgia. Yeah, punk was my first love; but later (ie, shortly after reaching legal age) I sunk deep into the goth/fetish/industrial club scene–and yes, I was...

Late Night Logic: Apologizing For Bryan Adams

Dear world, We’re sorry. Really sorry. Here’s some proof that not all Canadian music is utter shite. Love, Canada. A Northern Chorus – Winterize (more after the cut) The Organ – Brother [RIP…soigh] Raising The Fawn – Gwendolyn The Joel Plaskett Emergency –...

Late Night Logic: Too Little, Too Late

Gah. 4 quick, funky joints before bed. Apologies for the lateness of the hour; damn socializing got in the way of blogging this evening. http://youtube.com/watch?v=Qga077lvWhM Krafty Kuts – Bass Phenomenon Bassnectar – Bomb The Blocks Robb G & The Phat Conductor – Chunkasaurus Stanton...

Late Night Logic: Jeg Elsker Scandinavia

Some musical selections originating from my third-favourite geographic region of this here godforsaken planet (JFTR: #1 – Canada; #2 – Australia [heh]; #4 – Latvia): The Bear Quartet – Mom and Dad Sahara Hotnights – Cheek To Cheek (Live Grammisgalan 2007) Hello Saferide –...

Late Night Logic: Black Metal Nation

In honour of Mark Ames classic 2004 NY Press book review comparing Neoconservative poster children Richard Perle and David Frum with homicidal Norwegian Black Metal fanatics (Obsession with ‘evil’? Check. Portentous nicknames? Check. Hubris-laden, irony-deficient boasting born of perceived past...