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The Show with David Burrows # 284

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Published on Apr 11, 2017 Opening Segment: Sarnia-Lambton Crime Stoppers offers a reward for information regarding Canatara Park vandalism. The Entertainment Scene: A full cast ages 5-19 are preparing for HT Glee. A production of dance and music for all ages will take the stage April 19th at Imperial Theatre, Sarnia ON. 3 of the young superstars, Olivia, Noah, and Leland talk about why they love performing and why they are excited to be involved with HT glee. In The Community: It's time to go swimming! The 2nd annual 2nd Annual Daffodil Dip will once again take place at the Sarnia Riding Club. Paula Haley McKinlay from Canadian Cancer Society invites the public to join them for the fun event. www.cancer.ca/daffodil Closing Segment: Sarnia Court Cafe is now open for business at the Sarnia Court House Happy Easter! Watch more videos and events at www.tvsn.ca

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Trivia Q & A # 14 – 2017

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Trivia Q & A # 14 –...

Q. In what 1980 song did the singer lament 'my job is very boring, I'm an office clerk'? A. Martha and the Muffins are a Canadian new wave band, active from 1977 to the present. Although they only had one major international hit single, "Echo Beach", under their original band name, they had a number of hits in their native Canada, and the core members of the band also charted in Canada and internationally as M + M. The group's initial line-up came together in Toronto in 1977, when David Millar asked his fellow Ontario College of Art student Mark Gane to help him start a band. Millar recruited Martha Johnson to play keyboards; Johnson brought in a friend from high school, Carl Finkle, to play bass; and Gane's brother Tim signed on as the drummer. With Millar and Mark Gane as guitarists, and Johnson as lead vocalist, this is the line ...

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Lawrence House Concerts & other fun activities…

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Registration is open for all 2017 children’s art classes by The City of Sarnia in cooperation with The Lawrence House Centre for the Arts. The dates and information are available on the newly revamped Lawrence House web site. There is PD Day Art, After School Art, Weekend Art (at the Bright’s Grove Library) and March Break Art Camp all for children ages 6 – 12. Phone the direct line to the City Parks and Recreation Department to register: 519-339-1850. Here are the details from the web site: PD Day Art Ages: 6-12 years Time: 9:00 am- 4:00 pm Cost: $44.00 REGISTRATION: City of Sarnia, Parks & Recreation, 3rd Floor New direct number 519-339-1850  Please provide your child with a lunch, morning and afternoon snack.  NOTE:  NO NUTS PLEASE! Depending on weather conditions, there will be a break outdoors, within the grounds of the Lawrence House, so it is important that your child dress accordingly.  We recommend that the artists ...

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The Show with David Burrows # 283

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Published on Apr 4, 2017 The Show with David Burrows #283 Opening Segment: The 100th Anniversary of The Battle at Vimy Ridge was held at Sarnia Cenotaph. Hundreds gathered in remembrance of Canadians who lost their lives at the battle. The Entertainment Scene: Jesus Christ Superstar​ is coming to Imperial Theatre, Sarnia ON.​. Playing the lead role of JESUS is Steven Thrasher​ Thrasher recalls doing the performance some 17 years with Carrie Beauchamp​ who has brought her Hidden Talents cast to bring the story to life on stage here in Sarnia. Thrasher also talks about how he began in theatre and why he was willing to travel from Toronto to rehearse for this performance. www.imperialtheatre.net In The Community: A local group known as The Bluewater Chamber Choir​ is preparing for a performance in support of Rayjon. Rachel Giacomin​explains how the choir began and the mission behind the music. Closing Segment: A new LIVE show is coming to The Video ...

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Trivia Q & A # 13 – 2017

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Q. Which Canadian artist has her own record label, named after a road in the town where she lives? A.  Loreena  McKennitt,  (born February 17, 1957) is a Canadian musician, composer, harpist, accordionist and pianist who writes, records and performs world music with Celtic and Middle Eastern themes. McKennitt is known for her refined and clear dramatic soprano vocals. Quinlan Road is a fully independent record label and management office founded in 1985. It is wholly owned and operated by its only artist, Loreena McKennitt. McKennitt's first album, Elemental, was released in 1985, followed by To Drive the Cold Winter Away (1987), Parallel Dreams (1989), The Visit (1991), The Mask and Mirror (1994),  A Winter Garden (1995), The Book of Secrets (1997), An Ancient Muse (2006), A Midwinter Night’s Dream (2008), and The Wind That Shakes the Barley (2010). All of her work is released under her own label, Quinlan Road. In 1990, McKennitt ...

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The Show with David Burrow # 282

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Published on Mar 28, 2017 The Show with David Burrows #282 Opening Segment: Sarnia Sting fall to Erie Otters 5-3 The Entertainment Scene: Tanya Marie Harris is coming to Shakers Lounge in Petrolia. Tanya talks to us about some career changes and what her fans can expect in the future. www.tanyamarieharris.com In The Community: This one is for the ladies! Sip, Savour and Stylize! Rebecca Mills from the City of Sarnia - Strangway Centre invites ladies to a special girls night at the local community centre on April 4th. www.sarnia.ca Closing Segment: The Sarnia Home Show returns to the Clearwater arena. www.sarniahomeshow.com NEW LIVE INTERACTIVE TALK SHOW! Coming April 7th to The Video Show Network​ For other local news and community events visit www.tvsn.ca

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Trivia Q & A # 12 -2017

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Trivia Q & A # 12 -2017

Q.  What hit making Canadian trio of the 1970's started out being called 'The Rebounds' in the 1960's? A.  The Stampeders are a Canadian rock trio, consisting of Rich Dodson (guitar, vocals), Ronnie King (bass, vocals), and Kim Berly (drums, vocals. The band formed in Calgary, Alberta in 1964 as The Rebounds. The Rebounds had five members: Rich Dodson, Len Roemer, Brendan Lyttle, Kim Berly, and Race Holiday. They renamed themselves The Stampeders in 1965 and Len Roemer was replaced with Ronnie King and Van Louis. In 1966 they relocated to Toronto, Ontario, and became a trio in 1968 when Lyttle, Louis, and Holiday left. In 1971 they had a hit with "Sweet City Woman," which won Best Single at the Juno Awards, reached #1 on the RPM magazine charts, and #8 in the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 chart.  Written by Dodson, the track stayed in the Billboard chart for 16 weeks and the ...

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The Show with David Burrows # 281

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Published on Mar 22, 2017 Opening Segment: Sarnia Sting​ Playoffs announced - www.sarniasting.com The Entertainment Scene: The 39 Steps, an Alfred Hitchcock classic is coming to Imperial Theatre, Sarnia ON.​ Director Ian Alexander​ talks about the upcoming performance that will begin March 31st. www.imperialtheatre.net In The Community: Sarnia 3 on 3 Street Hockey Challenge​ returns this year at Lambton College​. Vicky Praill​ shares the details about this annual event. The event this year is helping to celebrate with the Lambton College 50 year celebration. Closing Segment: Rock For Dimes Sarnia 2017​ coming to BrownStones Sports Lounge & Restaurant​ this Saturday

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Trivia Q & A # 11 – 2017

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Q. Here's a real classic...not too difficult to remember the lyrics since there really aren't too many...the chorus is only eight words...repeated A LOT....the lyrics "Bum badda Bum, Bum badda Bum Oh..." The question is - who is the band that sings it? A.   Crowbar was a Canadian rock band based in Hamilton, Ontario, best known for their 1971 hit "Oh, What a Feeling". From 1969 to 1970, most of the members of the group had been a backup band for Ronnie Hawkins under the name "And Many Others". However, in early 1970, he fired them; as he later told a friend, "Those boys could fuck up a crowbar in fifteen seconds."  They recorded their first album in 1970, called Official Music, as "King Biscuit Boy and Crowbar". King Biscuit Boy left the band later in 1970 but continued to appear off and on as a guest performer. In 1971, the band recorded ...

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NIRVANA – Now on ‘GREAT DEALS WALL’

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While supplies last, selected NIRVANA CD titles are on the Cheeky Monkey 'GREAT DEALS WALL'. Starting as low as $4.96 per CD. Get em while ya can.  - NIRVANA - ICON - Best of -NIRVANA - LIVE AT READING -NIRVANA - UNPLUGGED IN NEW YORK -NIRVANA - NIRVANA (self titled) - NIRVANA - NEVERMIND -NIRVANA - IN UTERO  

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