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Motown Soul

  Canada’s newest hit show is on tour!   Paquette Productions and Jewel 98.5 present Motown Soul playing on Meridian @ Centrepointe, Friday May 3rd.   The stellar vocals of Cathy, Marlene and Amoy are joined by special guest preformer

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We All Have Our Reasons

My first serious boyfriend in high school was an alcoholic.  Sad but true, he learned off his Dad, he was 15 and lived with his Grandmother and while he never hurt me when he drank, he did scare me as

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Leaving Las Vegas

She’s a little bit country and he’s a little bit rock ‘n’ roll but they’re both still leaving Las Vegas. Donny and Marie Osmond are saying goodbye to Vegas. The brother-sister duo say they will end their residency in Las

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It’s A Beautiful Buble Or Bubbly World :)

It’s no secret I love Michael Buble!!!  LOVE LOVE LOVE Michael Buble!!  I’ve seen him numerous times in concert and he wins me over all again each and every time.  I have all his CD’s, his song Home is one

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No Monkeeing Around

Funny how when a celebrity dies, their value goes up and the passing of Peter Tork of The Monkees last week was no exception. Sales of The Monkees songs grew by more than 1,100% after Peter Tork’s death on Thursday

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Prelude To Valentine’s Day!

Next Thursday is the day of love, when  Cupid will be out making sure we all get our cards, flowers, chocolates and love. Cupid has that day covered but Wasabi is getting a head start with The Stan Clark Orchestra

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Family Day Sounds Like This…

Family Day is coming up soon and if you’re looking for things to do with the….well family, you might want to check this out. It’s the Big Bang Festival, a fun-filled two-day children’s music festival offering free and low cost

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Foreigner Re-Record Song For A Great Cause

I remember the first time I heard the song I Want To Know What Love Is by Foreigner live, it was at the Montreal Forum and they brought out this great chorus of kids to sing it and it was

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Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Nominees

No pressure but you have until Sunday to cast your vote for who should be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame next year. The top five vote-getters will be tallied along with the other ballots by industry

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Super Cooper Brothers

The Cooper Brothers for me are just the most amazing band, I have loved them ever since first hearing them on my little red transistor radio when I was a little girl.  Their songs, the harmonies, the music, it’s like

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Jewel 98.5 Presents John McDermott Trio Celebrating 25 Years!

  Internationally renowned recording star John McDermott is coming to Ottawa, bringing with him a storied career of musical accomplishments and a wealth of talent.   This tour will showcase a variety of selections from his storied discography presented through

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Listening To Music While Working Or Studying Can Help Increase Productivity

So, what is the best music for studying or concentrating? Author Dan Jacques wrote an in-depth article on that topic. Here’s a quick overview… The University of Wales undertook a study in 2011 to see how well students were able to

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Going Southern In November

When I was young, I loved listening to my little transistor radio and our local radio station CKTS and all the great music coming out of that little speaker under my pillow at night. The Cooper Brothers were one of

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Boy George He’s Back!!

It’s been a while since anyone has been able to utter the words…..new music and tour from Culture Club but now we finally can!! Culture Club has just released their first single in 20 years and it’s called Let Somebody

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Get Your Phil…With This New Upcoming Box Set

He has been a member one of one of Britain’s most significant rock bands, Genesis and not to mention, one of the world’s biggest male solo stars, but Phil Collins was always eager to collaborate with an eclectic range of

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