Interview: Michelle Wright

December 1, 2008 thewire 0

(December 2008) I first met Michelle in the early 90’s just after the release of her self titled debut album. Back then, few knew who she was. Well times certainly have changed. Since those days she has released 7 more albums, including a Greatest Hits, written an autobiography “ A […]

Eternia

Interview: Eternia

November 1, 2008 thewire 0

(2008) Juno-nominated and widely considered one of Canada’s foremost lyricists, Eternia continues to carry the torch for those Hip Hop aficionados who crave… s’ More.. With six music video singles on international rotation, and two critically acclaimed full-lengths released in 2005 – “Where I Been – The Collection” & “It’s […]

Interview: George Olliver

September 1, 2008 thewire 0

“The Blue-Eyed Prince of Soul” George Olliver rolls into Peterborough this month, making a return appearance at the Dobro. George’s career has spanned a few decades making a name for himself across the country as one of Canada’s premier soul singers. In the 60’s he sang and played keyboards with […]

Ron Sexsmith

Interview: Ron Sexsmith

June 1, 2008 thewire 0

(June 2008) One of Canada’s premier tunesmiths will be coming to Peterborough in August. 9 albums, a bunch of tours and thousands of fans including the likes of Elvis Costello, Paul McCartney and Sheryl Crow and Ron has hit the big time. He recently performed at Showplace to a sold […]

Interview: Jack DeKeyzer

June 1, 2008 thewire 0

The seductive combinations of crooning melodies and international award winning lyrics have easily given Toronto-based musician Jack de Keyzer the reputation of one of Canada’s most renowned blues guitarists. Described as one of the “last true-blue rock’n rollers” and as a “coveted super-hero in Canada”, de Keyzer returns to Peterborough […]