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Trivia Q & A 23 – 2017

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Trivia Q & A 23 –...

Q. What Kingston band's video for "The Darkest One" featured Don Cherry delivering fried chicken to the Trailer Park Boys? A. Tragicially Hip it appears on the album In Violet Light (2002) and on the compilation album Yer Favourites (2005). The video begins with Julian and Bubbles and a character named Gord (Gord Downie, lead singer of the band) waking up Ricky. They tell him they are going to steal an engine for Gord's car in exchange for take-out chicken. The music begins, and the boys wait for their chicken dinner, which is delivered by someone who looks suspiciously like Don Cherry . But before they can eat, they have to steal the engine. While the band plays in his trailer, Gord hangs out with a bunch of Bubbles' kitties and the boys break into the hood of a nearby car. Gord takes the old engine out and the boys haul the new one ...

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Renew You! Love Your Life Workshop @ Sarnia Library

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Register Now and Join the Fun :) Space is extremely limited, sign up right away so you don’t miss out. One Payment of $67 Sign up before June 19th and save $20 So You Pay only $47

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The Show with David Burrows Episode # 292

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Published on Jun 6, 2017 Opening Segment: Sarnia Artwalk a great success! Sarnia Sting​ announce 2017/18 schedule. The Entertainment Scene: 'Catch The Ace'. A fun new way to support The Inn of the Good Shepherd- Sarnia​. Executive Director, Myles Vanni​ talks about the fun weekly event that takes place at Boston Pizza (Sarnia, Ontario)​ every Thursday night! In The Community: It's time to spring clean and that means it's garage sale season. A charity garage sale supporting Children's Miracle Network Hospitals​ is taking place this Saturday. Jenn Johnson​ of REMAX sarnia realty inc.​ explains the details of this 1st annual event in Sarnia. Closing Segment: Sarnia Lambton Chamber of Commerce​ prepares for OBA Awards at Imperial Theatre, Sarnia ON.​ K106.3FM - Great Classics & The Best New Rock​ is having its annual birthday bash in support of Sarnia Lambton Rebound​ Point Edward Jr B Pacers​ will be live streamed for the first time on Saturday, June 10th! For more community events, music ...

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The Gypsy Flats Rocking In The Summer

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The Gypsy Flats Rocking In The...

The Gypsy Flats are a local band that clearly enjoy playing live music.  During the June 2, 2017 First Friday at Cheeky Monkey, the audience clearly sensed that by the reaction and comments they made. Playing primarily music that was popular before they were born, The Gypsy Flats give the songs penned by the likes of John Prine, Neil Young, Kris Kristofferson and John Fogerty a special touch creating their own sound.  Each member of the band brings a unique ingredient to the mix to create the perfect recipe for an entertaining evening. The Gypsy Flats consists of Cassy Dube, lead singer and rhythm guitar player backed by Marc Gauthier on bass, Ryan Smith on drums and vocals along with Mike Beauchamp on lead guitar and vocals. In their playlist are also several original songs.  Currently they are booked to play at several of the upcoming summer festivals such as the Kinsmen Ribfest July 8, headlining ...

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Trivia Q & A # 22 – 2017

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Trivia Q & A # 22 –...

Q. Which 1980's Canadian band released "Helluvatime"? A.  Slik Toxik was a Canadian hard rock band formed in 1988 in Toronto. Slik Toxik was formed out of Toronto hard rock band Portrait.  he band was brought to the attention of Drew Masters who was a national music writer and manager for the band Succsexx. Drew thought that the band should change their name to have more attitude and impact to stand out from the bands that were currently playing on the scene. After adopting a new moniker Slik Toxik was then asked to be support act for Succexx. It was at one of those gigs at the Siboney Club in Toronto's Kensington Market area that manager John Boyes saw the band performing. Shortly after that he courted them to sign a management deal with his brothers company Robert Luhtala Management. The band started to demo some material that was to be produced by ...

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The Show with David Burrows # 291

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Published on May 30, 2017 The Show with David Burrows #291 Opening Segment: Jesus Christ Superstar​ opening night a huge success! Year of Local​ celebrates new community book. Check out page 135 ;) The Entertainment Scene: Music, Family fun and PIZZA! That's what the 4th Annual Petrolia Pizzafest​ is all about. Laurissa Ellsworth​ from Petrolia, Ontario​ shares the fun details for this annual town event! In The Community: It's the OSCARS for local business. The 28th annual Sarnia Lambton Chamber of Commerce​ Outstanding Business Achievement Awards. CEO & President of the local chamber Shirley de Silva, explains the importance of this signature event coming to Imperial Theatre, Sarnia ON.​ on June 16th. Closing Segment: Artwalk 2017​ happens this weekend in Sarnia.

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WE ARE STILL HERE – Documentary by Dwayne Cloes

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Three elders from Aamjiwnaang First Nation in Sarnia, and the Bjekwanong First Nation on Walpole Island, share their memories of surviving residential schools. Produced by the Right Relations Group of Lambton Presbytery, United Church of Canada.  Filmed by Sarnia's Dwayne Cloes.

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AUDITIONS – Theatre Sarnia – A Christmas Story

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AUDITIONS! Sunday, June 25, 1:00-4:00—auditions for 17 and under; email curlyguy@sympatico.cafor an audition time Monday, June 26 6:30-9:30—auditions for 18 and over. Tuesday, June 27 6:30-9:30—auditions for those not able to make previous audition times; and call backs All audition material can be obtained at the following link https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B9ltuucpKCWob0RYa1llMlVuOXM or email fbrennan777@gmail.com

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HOW RECORDS ARE MADE & How to Care For Them

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HOW RECORDS ARE MADE &...

With the popularity of vinyl records on the increase, it's important to educate new converts to the format of the proper care and handling of their records. Records require a lot of special handling to insure that they last and stay in good condition. The following is a place to start. Hopefully as a record collector you want to keep your records in the best possible condition as possible. In order to do so, there are a few essential things to keep in mind. Cleaning the Vinyl It is very important to keep the vinyl record itself clean. Due to the vinyl record's tendency to easily build up static electrical charges, it becomes a virtual magnet for dust. It is recommended that you buy a brush for your records and use it on them every time before you play them and before you put them back in their covers to ensure they're not being ...

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Trivia Q & A # 21 – 2017

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Trivia Q & A # 21 –...

Q. Which Canadian rock band had hits in the 70s with "Armageddon", "Spaceship Superstar" and "See Forever Eyes"? A.  Prism (often styled as PRiSM) is a Canadian rock band formed in Vancouver in 1977.  They were originally active from 1977 to 1984 and have been active again from 1987 to present. Their classic line-up consisted of lead singer Ron Tabak, guitarist Lindsay Mitchell, keyboardist John Hall, bass guitarist Allen Harlow, and drummer Rocket Norton. The band's sound is a mix of Album-oriented rock (AOR) and pop rock, and they have released a total of thirteen studio albums, three compilation albums, and one live album. Prism's success has been primarily in Canada where they won the Canadian music industry Juno Award for Group of the Year in 1981, although they also reached the US top 40 charts with 1981's "Don't Let Him Know". Prism is also noteworthy for launching the careers of several former ...

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