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Stickin’ it to the man with help from the women

“Yeah, you can try, but in the end you’re just gonna lose, big time, because the world is run by the Man. The Man, oh, you don’t know the Man. He’s everywhere. In the White House… down the hall… Ms. … Continue reading

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Has ‘50s rock and roll faded away?

Gary Clark Jr. and Jon Batiste are fine musicians and did the best they could in saluting rock and roll legends Fats Domino and Chuck Berry at the recent Grammy Awards but, when their brief mashup of Ain’t that a … Continue reading

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The toughest girl alive

Candace Hogan died from cancer in 2016, at the age of 54. Known professionally as Candye Kane and she lived up to the title of her 2000 album, The Toughest Girl Alive. I found that disc seven years later at … Continue reading

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Agreeing to disagree

I can’t recall the radio station but I’m thinking it was Q107 in Toronto and they were doing a version of Johnny Carson’s Carnac the Magnificent, divining answers to unknown questions. The setup was to give the punchline and then … Continue reading

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