The Rural Alberta Advantage-“Beacon Hill”

I don’t think I’m the only RAA fan that was a little disappointed by their last record, Mended With Gold. It just didn’t hit the same emotional note for me that Hometowns and Departing had. I did see them live supporting Gold, and the show was good. So I don’t doubt the passion is still there. And then Amy left the band and I was … Continue reading The Rural Alberta Advantage-“Beacon Hill”

Interview With The Rural Alberta Advantage (2010)

It didn’t take long for The Rural Alberta Advantage to climb the rungs and become one of my favorite bands around. Their first album, Hometowns, is one that still continues to get a lot of airtime on my iPod. They’re coming back to Schuba’s Tavern on Monday night, their first time at the venue since August of 2010. I was fortunate enough to get a … Continue reading Interview With The Rural Alberta Advantage (2010)

Avoid The Malaise of 9/11 Commemoration

  Many of you will spend this weekend watching CNN or whichever news source you think gives you the news with the least amount of bullshit (I watch none of them), and with that will come a lot of sadness and ill thoughts. So, I wanted to give you a way to get some entertainment without leaving your home (because if you’ve been watching the … Continue reading Avoid The Malaise of 9/11 Commemoration