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Cameron Carpenter – The Good, The Bad & The Ugly

Posted in Opinion, Review with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on February 25, 2016 by segarini

Cam as Chip

When someone finds out what my profession is, one of the first questions they ask is who is/was your favourite artist to work with. This is usually followed by asking who was the most difficult. A couple of names always come to mind.

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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

Cam Slaughter

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: The ABC’s Of Rock’n’Roll – X Marks The Spot

Posted in Opinion with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , on July 31, 2013 by segarini

CamI have many X’s in my life; ex-jobs, ex-clients, ex-wife, ex-etera.

There are not a lot of X bands on my iTunes.

Of course X is there, as are XTC, The XX, Xavier Cugat (yes, really), X-Ray Spex, “Bobcast” house band Xprime and a couple of others I don’t even recognize (via label samplers).

Being a good publicist I can spin an X into anything I want. Here we go.

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