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Cameron Carpenter: Rock’n’Roll Rewind – Picture His Face

Posted in Opinion with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on March 12, 2015 by segarini

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This week we re-wind to October 15, 2008.

It was a very sad day for Canadian rock’n’roll and especially those of us who grew up in the Ontario punk rock scene, Frankie Venom had died.

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Cameron Carpenter: The ABC’s Of Rock’n’Roll – Quality Control

Posted in Opinion with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on May 17, 2013 by segarini

CamQuality Records was my training ground. Back in the seventies there were no school courses teaching the music business. If you wanted to work in a studio you hung around studios and hopefully someone would ask you to pick up a broom or maybe get the engineer a coffee. If you wanted to work at a record company you needed to know who to talk to and where they might hang out. A good in was getting to know the label publicists and the easiest way to do that was by writing album and live reviews for your school newspaper. I starting doing this in high school and by the time I reached college I had a couple of good ins at the labels (as well as lots of free albums and concert tickets).

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