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August 30, 2017 – 4:29 pm | 58 views | Edit Post

One of the reasons I bought my 1978 Datsun 280Z was because I was looking for a platform that was light, had strong aftermarket support, and was light-years away from the brand new cars I drive every day as an automotive journalist. I knew that putting a 40 year old car on a race track wouldn’t be as trouble-free of an experience as it had been with my previous track efforts – a 1995 Mazda Miata R package (sadly lost in a flood) and my (still owned) 2004 Cadillac CTS-V – which meant there was a lot of maintenance that had to be taken care of before I’d feel safe exposing it to a high performance driving environment.

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Madonna’s Music – 10 Years Later

July 5, 2010 – 8:19 pm | 8,412 views | Edit Post

One of the most oft-used clichés associated with Madonna’s prodigious musical output has been the declaration that she is a ‘cultural chameleon’ who is capable of morphing her own sound to mimic and match the popular trends emerging around her.

Outkast’s Stankonia – 10 Years Later

April 16, 2010 – 9:28 am | 16,009 views | Edit Post

It was the year 2000 – Halloween, to be precise – and the world of hip hop was at a turning point.

Two Decades Of Sloan Draws Near

December 18, 2009 – 9:54 pm | 4,269 views | Edit Post

Earlier this month I had the opportunity to renew my vows with the Canadian phenomenon known as Sloan. Sloan is a band originally hailing from the province of Nova Scotia, and they also happen to be the group I have seen the most often live – I am verging on my seventh or eighth Sloan concert.