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February 8, 2018 – 3:07 pm | Edit Post

Montreal is the laughing stock of North America when it comes to infrastructure management. Specifically, a legacy of corruption, short-sighted planning, and the sheer incompetence of its political leadership have hobbled one of the largest cities on the continent when it comes to managing traffic and attracting international investment. To this we can now add the hubris of newly-elected Montreal mayor Valerie Plante and Plateau-Mont-Royal borough mayor Luc Ferrandez in deciding to close Mount Royal to automobile traffic in the spring of 2018.

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Bill Withers, Or Forgetting What It’s Like To Love Making Music

April 15, 2015 – 5:36 pm | Edit Post
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There’s no such thing as an ‘overnight sensation’ in music.

Kagami – Takashi Yasumi – 1976 – 2010

September 1, 2010 – 9:19 pm | Edit Post

I don’t recall exactly when I first heard a track by Japan’s house maestro Kagami, aka Takashi Yasumi. I do remember that it was right around the time I was discovering my love for Japanese house music.

Massive Attack – Heligoland – A Review

August 11, 2010 – 9:19 am | Edit Post

Seven years have passed between the recording of trip-hop pioneers Massive Attack’s new album, Heligoland, and their previous studio album 100th Window.