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Segarini: Xpriming CMW, Liver Damage, and a Bobcast Update

Posted in Opinion with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on April 6, 2013 by segarini

BobThe annual Canadian Music Week rollercoaster ride has finally looped its last de loop, the cars have all been packed away, and the lights turned out and the tent folded until the carnival sets up again next year. As of this writing, there have been no reports of serious casualties, no reported marriages or pregnancies, and so far, no signings of fresh faced bands from hither, thither, and yon to a gung-ho label/management/agent ready to unleash them on an unsuspecting world. There was, however, enough music, parties, and open bars to kill Keith Richards, most soccer hooligans, and myriad hockey dads.

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Segarini: Free Range Music…and the Return of Radio?

Posted in Opinion with tags , , , , , , , , on January 23, 2012 by segarini

Other than making love, I don’t think there is a more intimate act than that which occurs when you hear a band or a solo artist that touches something inside of you that you didn’t know was there. An aural G-spot that connects to your brain, your heart, your soul and/or your loins and sends a signal that someone out there gets you. When you’re young this is a fairly frequent occurrence, but as you get older, it gets harder and harder to get a fix.

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