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Cameron Carpenter: The ABC’s Of Rock’n’Roll – I Want My M’s And TV

Posted in Opinion with tags , , , , , , , , , , on August 16, 2012 by segarini

“I Want My MTV – The Uncensored Story Of The Music Video Revolution” – Craig Marks And Rob Tannenbaum

It’s an interesting read. I used to think that oral history books (where one person recalls an incident and another immediately comments on it) where an easy way to author a book. The more I read them the more I appreciate them. It takes a lot of work to ask the right people the right questions and then formulate them in to a book.  It also always helps when you know the people involved. In “Treat Me Like Dirt – An Oral History Of Punk In Toronto And Beyond” by Liz Worth it was interesting to read what my friends had to say about the local scene that I very much witnessed.

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Cameron Carpenter: The ABC’s Of Rock – T

Posted in Opinion with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , on February 16, 2012 by segarini

Next week I will return to the T’s but right now I have a few…..

Thoughts

Seems to be a theme with most of those this week. I wrote this on Monday morning.

I couldn’t let this week go by without a few thoughts about both Whitney and the Grammy awards.

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