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Here’s the Lineup for the Ongoing History Labour Day Binge Listen

After a three-year hiatus, The Ongoing History of New Music returns today (September 1) at 12n ET for a twelve-hour binge listen on 102.1 The Edge/Toronto featuring some of the most popular episode from the 691-show archive. The first new episode of this resurrection will debut next Sunday (September 7) at 7pm with a repeat [&hellip.. more


Random Music News for September 1, 2014

It’s so unfair that the first day after Labour Day is September 2! I’m feeling very ripped off. You know when that bridge was closed in Dublin last weekend? It was definitely for a U2 video shoot. Kate Bush has set a new UK chart record. Eight of her albums are in the Top 40 [&hellip.. more

Nanami Nagura

And the 2014 World Air Guitar Champion Is….

…a 19 year-old Japanese woman named Nanami Nagura, otherwise known by her professional name, Seven Seas.  She was declared the winner Sunday at the annual competition in Oulu, Finland. Here’s the final scores: 1. Nanami ”Seven Seas” Nagura (JP) 35,3 (17,4) 2. Matt ”Airistotle” Burns (US) 35,3 (17,1) 3. Eric ”Mean” Melin (US) 35,0 4. Keisuke ”The Ninja” Nagatsuka [&.. more


The Ongoing History of Podcasting

[A post on the history of podcasting from Shane Alexander, a compatriot from my other life at Geeks & Beats which, yes, does come with a podcast.  Season three starts this week! - AC] August 13, 2004 was the day former MTV VJ, Adam Curry recorded a show while driving to the Netherlands. “Well, good [&hellip.. more


Rap Praise for the Bidet. Wait–What?

I’ve never used a bidet, if I’m honest.  Even though I’ve seen them in dozens of hotel rooms around the world, I’ve never worked up the curiosity/nerve to use one.  I wouldn’t even think of installing one if I were doing a bathroom renovation. I know, I know; I’m being stupid. But maybe you have [&hellip.. more

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