News & Yammerings

TOUR DATES!! 

Here is a list of our dates we have confirmed for our up coming cross Canada tour!  Share it with your people if you know anyone in these hoods.

Covers for the Cause 

We've teamed up with Music Heals to help raise funds to support music therapy programs across Canada.  Request any song for us to cover!  For every $25 you donate you can request one song.  You can even make it a dedication to a friend or family member.  Here's how to donate and make your request: 

1.  Go to our donation page and click on the donate button (or make an account) 
2.  Fill out the form and make your song request in the "For Group" text box. 
3.  Fill out all the rest of your info and such. 
 

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Thoughts on Canada Day  

Preemptive Happy Canada Day folks,

Ari here, just wanted to share some quick thoughts on the day.  I grew up in Sault Ste Marie, Ontario and went to an elementary school with many friends who are of the Ojibwe tribe, and while most of the time we'd be in the same class, we'd separate to French and Ojibwe classes for a portion of each day. Now, I'm not sure if this still happens in Ontario, but it's silly if it does. Seems to me that if we're learning more about each others' cultures (historical, *and*…

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Ari's Yammerings - A Dozen Do's and Don'ts for Decent Busking 

Hi.  Well, we've been in Salmon Arm for about 2 months now, and I'd have to say, it's been a welcome change from the hustle in Vancouver.  My "day job" was busking in the train stations in Van.  I called the train station my office.  I call coins shrapnel.  A good day for me would be a few handfuls of shrapnel, some paperwork and a few CDs sold.  That and then seeing kids dancing to the tunes.  Kids are the best part of busking for me.  But, towards the end of my time living in Van, I was startin' to get a…Read more

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