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AUDITIONS – Hidden Talents Nightingale Chorus

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Trivia Q & A # 37 – 2017

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Trivia Q & A # 37 –...

Q. What famous Canadian band had a hit song whose entire title consisted of only one letter? A. Crash Test Dummies. “Mmm Mmm Mmm Mmm” was released on October 1, 1993 as the lead single from their second album, God Shuffled His Feet. It was very successful all around the world, peaking at number one in Germany, Australia and on the U.S. Modern Rock Tracks chart. It also became a top five hit in both the UK Singles Chart and the all-genre U.S. Billboard Hot 100. The band is most identifiable through Brad Roberts (vocals, guitar) and his distinctive bass-baritone voice. The band members have fluctuated over the years, but its best known line-up consisted of Roberts, Ellen Reid (co-vocals, keyboards), Brad's brother Dan Roberts (bass guitar, backing vocals), Benjamin Darvill (harmonica, mandolin), and Mitch Dorge (drums, percussion). The band is best known internationally for their 1993 single "Mmm Mmm Mmm Mmm" ...

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The Show with David Burrows # 306

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The Show with David Burrows #...

TVSNworld Published on Sep 12, 2017  - Opening Segment: Great music at Bottoms Up Bar & Grill​ with Stephen Dumont​ and friends The Entertainment Scene: Local musicians have come together to support The Inn of the Good Shepherd- Sarnia​. Lise Michaud​ of the Sarnia band known as Cornstone talks about the event coming this Saturday to the Sarnia Legion Branch 62​ and why they and other local bands decided to put on the event. In The Community: Dave Brown​, Executive Director for United Way of Sarnia-Lambton​ talks about National Day of Caring. The local organization supports 19 other non-profit charitable organizations in Sarnia-Lambton. Brown also shares about the many different volunteers in the community who are out helping others at their homes on this National event. Closing Segment: Behind The Net series returns to Sarnia Sting​ on Satirday at the ProgressiveAuto Sales Sarnia​ for the next exhibition game. www.sarniasting.com More local videos ...

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Francis Martin – Artists Talk @ Lawrence House

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Francis Martin will be giving an artist talk about his current exhibition "The Natural Collection" this coming Saturday, September 16th, 1 - 3 p.m.  In this exhibition Francis explores nature and spirituality.  Come out to meet him, learn about his inspiration, techniques and methods, and talk with him about his art.   Francis is well known for his mural projects throughout Ontario and Quebec: https://www.facebook.com/MuralsByFrancis   He is the owner of the Art Shop in Watford: https://www.facebook.com/Watfordartshop where he has his studio, his gallery and teaches art.   Francis is a founder of the Arts Council of East Lambton: https://www.facebook.com/ArtsCouncilofEastLambton Together with his wife Corynne they operate Clearly Moko Custom Artwork and Photography: https://www.facebook.com/Clearly-Moko-Custom-Artwork-Photography-106819186015564/

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Trivia Q & A # 36 – 2017

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Trivia Q & A # 36 –...

Q. Two members of this band, whose 'When I'm With You' was an international hit in both 1983 and 1989, went on to form Frozen Ghost. What was the name of this group? A. Sheriff was a Canadian rock band in the early 1980s. The band was formed in 1979 in Toronto, Ontario and consisted of vocalist Freddy Curci, guitarist Steve DeMarchi, keyboardist/rhythm guitarist Arnold Lanni, bassist Wolf Hassel and drummer Rob Elliott. The band's only full-length release was a self-titled 1982 album, that featured a Canadian Top 40 hit, "You Remind Me" as well as their most famous song, "When I'm with You", which reached #8 in Canada and #61 in the United States in 1983 and six years later was re-released and hit #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in the U.S. in 1989. The band split up in 1985, citing internal tensions. Lanni and Hassel went on to form Frozen Ghost and racked up several hits in Canada, the biggest of which was "Should I See," which reached #69 in the U.S. Six years ...

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Renew You! Love Your Life Workshop @ Sarnia Library

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Get to the Heart of What's Holding You Back, Refresh Your Life and Connect with Your Joyful, Energized Self During the workshop you’ll discover: *The most powerful question to ask that will bring more joy in your life *What’s stopping you from living a life you truly love Now *The first step to take to brighten up your life *How to embrace each and every day and connect with your joy and vitality *The one thing you can do that affects every part of your life The Workshop Is Fun, Interactive with Lots of Prizes and Gifts. COME JOIN THE FUN! Sign up today at: transformationalworkshop.com - Cost $47 Monday October 2 - 6-8:30 pm @ Sarnia Library - West Room 124 Christina St. S. Sarnia, Ontario N7T 8E1 Canada

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The Show with David Burrows # 305

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The Show with David Burrows #...

Opening Segment: 2nd Annual Sarnia Rib Fest another great success at Hiawatha Horse Park! 1000's join the 115th Sarnia and District Labour Council parade. The Entertainment Scene: The beautiful sounds of harmonies and music. Seaway Sounds International Chorus are inviting you to join them for a night of music and fun. Director Michelle Stonge-Mitchell of the local Sweet Adelines, along with Management Team Leader Diane Lambert the local chorus is inviting women of all levels of talent to join their musical group. www.seawaysounds.com In The Community: A charity garage sale that will benefit several charities. New England Arbors his holding it's 13th annual charity garage at their location at 211 Campbell Street. Representative for the company John D Hollingsworth explains how 100% of the proceeds from the event will be split among the employees for them to choose the charity of their choice. Closing Segment: #livewithdavid returns on September 12th at 8 pm eastern. Behind The Net Series returns ...

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The Show with David Burrows # 304

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Opening Segment: It;s official. Wedding Day was a successful celebration. The Entertainment Scene: A local band known as The HJ'S have a busy weekend ahead. The local group will be playing at Cheeky Monkey for Setpember Sarnia First Friday. The group will also be a part of the entertainment lineup for the Northern Heat Ribfest coming to Hiawatha Horse Park for labour day weekend. The band is also excited to announce its new official drummer for the band. In The Community: The Judith & Norman Alix Art Gallery is currently undergoing renovations and preparing to open for September FIrst Friday. In addition the Judith & Norman Art Foundation is offering grants for capital projects in Sarnia-Lambton. VP of the foundation Adam Alix explains what they look for in the applications and how you can apply. www.JNAF.ca Closing Segment: Craft Beer, Ribs, Entertainment, Bloomin' Onions and supporting the community. Northern Heat ...

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The HJ’s Easy Us Into Fall During Sept. First Friday

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The HJ's performance at Cheeky Monkey during the September 2017 First Friday was a night filled with pleasant surprises. Being a new duo that started playing together only 10 month ago, Harold Collins and Justin Hayes did not really have any kind of reputation to precede them.  From what I had been informed, they were mainly an acoustic act.  Well not for this night.  Also, I mention they are a duo.  Again, not for this night.  The drummer was an unexpected pleasant surprise on many levels.  Chloe Kendel was not only a very new addition this being only her second time playing with Harold & Justin, but she is only 16 years old.  We have known Chloe for many years as a regular customer we always look forward to seeing in the store.  We had no idea she was a drummer - and a really good one at that. During the HJ's ...

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Trivia Q & A # 35 – 2017

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Trivia Q & A # 35  –...

Q.   What is the origin of the band name Tragically Hip? A.  The most commonly known source of the band's name is from a skit on Elephant Parts, a comedy show from Michael Nesmith (yes, formerly of the Monkees). In a 1989 interview with the Georgia Straight, Downie also revealed they’d heard the phrase in an Elvis Costello song. “There's one skit in there that is sort [of] like a TV plea in Elephant Parts: 'Send some money to the Foundation for the Tragically Hip.' And that phrase has also appeared in an Elvis Costello song. It crops up every now and again, and it's just a name that we like." That Costello song is “Town Cryer” from 1982’s Imperial Bedroom.

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