July 14, 2012

Summer 2012 Gratitude

August 31, 2012


Here I sit somewhere over northern Canada about 40,000 ft in the air.  Now that I am more than half way to Vancouver I sit and reflect on what was an incredible past Five weeks in Europe.  My mission this summer was to get to London 2012.  I did not know how or exactly what […]

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Olympic Luck and My Road to London 2012

July 26, 2012


I am currently writing to you as I fly over Greenland – with the midnight sun creeping threw my little oval window – en route to the U.K.   Back in Vancouver I had a chaotic last minute shopping and packing extravaganza which saw me bike from Kitslano to the Bay downtown a mere three […]

Telus World Ski and Snowboard Festival

July 16, 2012


In April 2012 I had the pleasure of being the feature reporter of the Telus Ski and Snowboard Festival in Whistler BC!

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25 Years of Canadiana Being Oh So Hip!

February 13, 2012


By JORDAN WADE This year marks 25 years since the release of the Tragically Hip’s first self-titled EP.  That debut  album with the now-iconic blue cover art from the Kingston, Ontario rockers was the introduction to their sound, their style and their allegiance to the true north strong and free.  It produced songs like the […]

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Ok Go drive Chevy to viral video victory

February 8, 2012


BY JORDAN WADE Ok Go have done it again.  I mentioned them briefly in my post last week when discussing how certain indie bands have used  predominantly the internet to build up their profile over traditional media.  Little did I know that between then and now they would release a new video into cyberspace and it would […]

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Somebodies That We Will Know Soon!

January 31, 2012


BY JORDAN WADE Last week, Triple J, Australia’s government funded national radio station, announced their annual hottest 100 songs of the year. The number one single for 2011 was announced as “Somebody That I Used to Know” by Australian indie artist Gotye.  The national countdown has become somewhat of a tradition on Australia Day every […]

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