A Certified Fool

t shirts
i should be selling t shirts at the shows
i’m a certified fool
i’m missing a golden opportunity to make some extra scratch
what kind of an entrepreneur am i to squander this lash for cash?
how will… Continue reading

My Fishing Trip with Bob Dylan

i enjoy listening to bob dylan’s music
a couple times a week i’ll put on an album side
and drift away while doing chores or making dinner for the boys

i’ve read a lot of books about bob dylan
i… Continue reading

Secret Agents

last night i went to a small arena to see a show
it was a fact finding mission
i wanted to see if there was a play for CAL in a small arena
from the second i walked into the… Continue reading


i was born in 61
dief the chief was prime minister here in canuckville
kennedy was in office in the states
the beatles performed their first cavern club show
and the 60s began to evolve with us

here in the… Continue reading

The Real Me

children will bring out your true colours
hopefully it’s skittles
but there’s lots of fragmented mono rainbows out there

other than that
what else brings out the ‘real me’ in us?
i don’t think so
i think of relationships… Continue reading

Summer Concerts and $12 Beers

i can’t figure out what’s going on
i found an old music magazine from 5 years ago
and none of the bands listed in it are still around today
i picked up this weeks local rag
and i hardly know… Continue reading


2 of my closest friends turn 50 this weekend
on the same night
and johnnie b

we’re doing a bash at a smelly bar
complete with a big jam and old faces
my rolling stones cover band – the… Continue reading

Massey Hall and the Hammer of CAL

the day was a flurry of events
load in at 11
break at 1
soundcheck at 2
dinner at 5
then putter around backstage and discuss things about the album
cues and such
things we already knew but liked talking… Continue reading

A Conversation with Dom Polito

Dom:  How many guitars can I bring to Massey Hall?

Craig: How many guitars do you have?

Dom: I have 40 guitars.

Craig: Okay.

Dom: What, bring all 40 guitars?

Craig: Okay.

Dom: They won’t fit in my car.

Craig:… Continue reading

Album Selection of the Fittest

i get these crazy requests for albums all the time
it’s like people have connected with the series
and see us a vehicle for personal bliss
i love it
but certain albums don’t make sense for us to delve into… Continue reading

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