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DAWES – PASSWORDS

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DAWES – PASSWORDS

On the group's sixth album, Passwords, inspiration pulls guitarist/ singer Taylor Goldsmith, drummer Griffin Goldsmith, bassist Wylie Gelber, and keyboardist Lee Pardini into their most universal, topical territory to date. This is a record about the modern world: the relationships that fill it, the politics that divide it, the small victories and big losses that give it shape. Taylor's writing is personal at points – the result of his recent engagement, which lends a sense of gravity and self-reflection to album highlights like "Time Flies Either Way" and "I Can't Love" - but it also zooms out, focusing not on the director himself, but on everything within the lens. 

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NINE INCH NAILS – BAD WITCH

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NINE INCH NAILS – BAD...

Nine Inch Nails will release Bad Witch on June 22, completing the trilogy that began with 2016’s Not The Actual Events and 2017’s ADD VIOLENCE. 

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PANIC! AT THE DISCO – PRAY FOR THE WICKED

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PANIC! AT THE DISCO –...

"After being away in New York for months doing Kinky Boots, I just wanted to hang out at home when I got back to LA. I was so revved up that I asked some friends to come over to my home studio to help me write about all the incredible things I've experienced the last couple of years," said Brendon Urie, Panic! At The Disco frontman. "Pray For The Wicked is my 'thank you' to our fans and the most fun I've ever had making album." Pray For The Wicked follows Panic! At The Disco’s critically acclaimed fifth album, Death Of A Bachelor, which was released on January 15, 2016 via Fueled By Ramen/DCD2 Records. The album debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 Chart and was nominated for Best Rock Album at the 2017 GRAMMY® Awards. The RIAA platinum selling release was the highest selling rock album and ...

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YUKON BLONDE – CRITICAL HIT

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YUKON BLONDE – CRITICAL...

Yukon Blonde return with their fourth studio record Critical Hit The album features the singles “Crazy” which received radio support from X92, Peak, Indie88, Proud FM, CBC R-2, Live88.5, Edge, and more New single, “Love The Way You Are”, is already gaining adds at Edge, Indie88, Peak, Live88.5, and CBC R-2 Summer tour dates include Canadian Music Week, CBC Music Fest, Gateway Music Fest, Skookum Festival, and more to be Announced 

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THE CURE – MIXED UP

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THE CURE – MIXED UP

Remastered 3 -CD Deluxe Edition Featuring 16 Brand New Mixes By Robert Smith And 11 Rare Mixes From 1982-1990 Robert Smith has remastered the Cure's 1990 compilation of Remixes, 'Mixed Up', and has expanded the Deluxe Edition with a 2nd disc of long deleted remixes from 1982 to 1990 and a 3rd disc containing 16 brand new Remixes done by himself, 'Torn Down: Mixed Up Extras 2018'. With the Disintegration album and its accompanying global Prayer Tour, 1989 had delivered a triumphant end to the 80s, but the first year of the 90s found The Cure unexpectedly unsettled. Determined to keep up the momentum of the band’s ongoing success, but knowing there were internal tensions to address before heading back into the studio, Robert Smith decided on a different course of action; curating an album of the band’s rarer 12” mixes. As work on Mixed Up progressed, Smith realised that some ...

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THE RECORD COMPANY – ALL OF THIS LIFE

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THE RECORD COMPANY – ALL...

The band continues with their signature gritty, rock & roll, blues sound on All Of This Life, their second studio album on Concord Records, slated for release on June 22nd. This album incorporates the band’s organic style, but provides a richer, full expanded sound using Boulevard Recording Studio and mixes by Mark Needham (The Revivalists, Blue October, Newsboys, Fleetwood Mac, The Killers, Imagine Dragons, etc…). This album is comprised of stories about moving through difficult times in life. 

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Lawrence House Concerts & other fun activities…

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Lawrence House Concerts &...

 Open Stage hosted by Missy Burgess continues on the Second and Third Monday evening of the month at 7:00 p.m. Monday, June 11th 7:00 - 9:30 p.m. & Monday, June 18th 7:00 - 9:39 p.m.Admission is free. UPCOMING HOUSE CONCERTS IN THE TURRET ROOM Tickets are $10 (including tax) and are available at the Lawrence House or online: http://lawrencehouse.ca/house-concerts.html Monday, June 25th, 6:30 - 9:00 p.m. The Play's the Thing, Play Readings Friday, July 6, 6 to 9 pm. Opening of the members’ exhibit, “Birds of a Feather, Literally and Figuratively.” The exhibit runs until July 28th. Admission is free. Registration is open for  Summer Art Camp in July and August. These programs offered at the Lawrence House by the City of Sarnia Parks and Recreation Department are for children ages 6 - 12. Registration is in person at City Hall or online at: online-registration. For more information please phone the City Parks and Recreation Department: 519-339-1850. Summer Art ...

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What’s Going On at Judith & Norman Alix Art...

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To register for the events below, please call 519-336-8127 ext. 3226 Current Exhibitions... Homage: Donald Stuart Neckpieces Inspired by Outstanding Canadian Women June 1 - July 15, 2018 Influencing Identity: Tourism and the Group of Seven May 4 - August 19, 2018 Art & Ideas Lecture: Influencing Identity - Tourism and the Group of Seven with Caroline Rabideau Thursday, June 21 | 7:00PM FREE | Give what you can | Registration required Spaces are limited Rabideau presents a complementary lecture to the exhibition, Influencing Identity: Tourism and the Group of Seven. The talk will introduce the Group of Seven and their influence of Canada's emerging tourism economy in the early twentieth century. Topics discussed include marketing strategies designed to shape a national identity, and the implications of establishing an artistic vision of Canada through a narrow lens. To register, please call 519-336-8127 ext. 3226 Guided Tour Saturday, June 23 | 1:30-2:15PM FREE | Give what you can | Registration Required If you're looking for "the works", a ...

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Trivia 2018 # 25

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Trivia 2018 # 25

June 22 ~ 1948 - Todd Rundgren was born ~ 1963 - The Surfaries single "Wipe Out" was released ~ 1969 - Blind Faith's first and only LP was released June 23 ~ 1923 - June Carter Cash was born ~ 1970 - Chubby Checker and 3 others were arrested in Niagra Falls after marijuana and unidentified drug capsules were found in Checker's car. June 24 ~ 1944 - Jeff Beck is born ~ 1947 - Mick Fleetwood is born ~ 1975 - Alice Cooper fell off the set of his "Welcome To My Nightmare" tour in Vancouver and broke six ribs. June 25 ~ 1972 - Led Zeppelin play L.A. Forum, recordings released 31 years later on 'How The West Was Won'.  Guitarist Jimmy Page considers Led Zeppelin at this point to have been at their artistic peak, as is mentioned in the album's liner notes. In an interview he gave to The Times newspaper in 2010, when asked which performances from Led Zeppelin's career stand ...

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2018 Polaris Prize LONG List announced…

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2018 Polaris Prize LONG List...

... and a Sarnia native is on it..  Read all the way to the bottom t see who it is. The Polaris Prize Long List Nominees Jun 15, 2018 by FYI Staff 0 At a press event at The Drake in Toronto yesterday, The Polaris Music Prize announced the 40 albums on the 2018 Long List. A jury of 203 members from across Canada whittled down 225 albums to 40. Another round of voting will produce the Short List of 10 candidates for the prestigious and lucrative ($50K) Prize that will be announced on July 17. The winner will be declared champ at the Polaris Gala at The Carlu in Toronto on Sept 17. All runners-up will receive $3K, courtesy of Slaight Music. The Polaris Music Prize honours the best album by a Canadian artist in the past 12 months, based "solely on artistic merit, without consideration for genre or record sales." The 40 Canadian albums competing ...

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