Archive for 1978

Cameron Carpenter: Rock’n’Roll Rewind – Goin’ Downhill

Posted in Opinion with tags , , , , , , , on July 16, 2015 by segarini

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This week we rewind to January 1979 and my third and final lifestyle story for The New Music Magazine. This one is about downhill skiing and reading it now it is painfully apparent how much the sport has changed.

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Cameron Carpenter: Rock’n’Roll Rewind – Big Buns

Posted in Opinion with tags , , , , , , , , , on July 9, 2015 by segarini

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Well judging by the reaction on Facebook a lot of you were nostalgic for Toronto bars from the seventies. Let’s see how you feel about hamburgers and fries.

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Cameron Carpenter: Rock’n’Roll Rewind – Pope On A Rope and NXNE 2015

Posted in Opinion with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on June 25, 2015 by segarini

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If this seems a little bit dated it is because it went missing in cyberspace last week sometime on Tuesday.

I can tell you now that Cobra Ramone rocked, Bellwoods played a great show at The Rivoli and 54.40 did a fine job in The Beach last Saturday night.

(Editor’s Note – This column was originally meant to run last week. It somehow ended up in my SPAM folder and was hidden from sight until Cam sent it to me again with the update above. Here’s the column that was originally slated to be published a week ago today.)

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Cameron Carpenter: Rock’n’Roll Rewind – Roxy Rollers

Posted in Opinion with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on June 11, 2015 by segarini

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This week we rewind to December 1978 and March of 1979 and two stories I wrote about pop music in The New Music Magazine. The first is about our main man Bob Segarini and the second deals with Nick Gilder.

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Cameron Carpenter: Rock’n’Roll Rewind – The Thin White Duke Looks Sharp!

Posted in Opinion with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on April 30, 2015 by segarini

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Before we rewind to a couple of record reviews in the New Music Magazine circa 1978/9, something a little more modern. By this time next week many of us will be knee-deep in the 33rd annual Canadian Music Week. From its start as the David Farrell run “Record Conference” the Neill Dixon show is a massive multi-format event which touches all aspects of the industry, but, more importantly, is a huge social gathering of old friends from around the world.

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