High Heels Lo Fi rawks it good & hard in All Sass No Class Kick Ass EP

Garage glitz raunch rock band High Heels Lo Fi is revving up to launch their new EP All Sass No Class Kick Ass on February 23 at Cherry Cola’s – and my ears got a sneak preview of the record. High Heels Lo Fi is: Cynthia Gould (vocals), Doug Lea (drums), Spacker Dave Vestaloyne (bass)Continue reading “High Heels Lo Fi rawks it good & hard in All Sass No Class Kick Ass EP”

Jessica Speziale’s “Brace Yourself” music video

Jessica Speziale launched her first official music video for her song “Brace Yourself,” one of the featured tracks on her Dear Reverie CD, on Saturday night at Cherry Colas in Toronto, during the Music City North music fest. Here’s the video, scripted, directed and shot by Bruce Nagy: I interviewed Speziale about the video onContinue reading “Jessica Speziale’s “Brace Yourself” music video”

“Brace Yourself” – Interview with singer/songwriter Jessica Speziale

Jessica Speziale is a Toronto-based singer/songwriter whose powerful vocals easily shift between  kick-ass beats and sultry ballads, with R&B-inspired pop/rock sounds. I had the pleasure of attending the launch of her CD Dear Reverie, featuring the rockin’ out, guitar-driven “Brace Yourself,” which has now become Speziale’s first official music video. With some new recordings underContinue reading ““Brace Yourself” – Interview with singer/songwriter Jessica Speziale”

Four amazingly talented women sing in support of Female Eye Film Festival

Now that was a late school night, chickens. After a big, long, late day and less than five hours’ sleep, mama’s feeling tuckered out this morning. But there was no way I could feel tired at the Female Eye Film Festival fundraiser at Cherry Cola’s last night – that place was so pumped full ofContinue reading “Four amazingly talented women sing in support of Female Eye Film Festival”

Female Eye Film Festival fundraiser @ Cherry Cola’s Thurs, May 24

For all of y’all who are celebrating Victoria Day today – Happy Victoria Day! Please remember to drink responsibly and practice safety first with those fireworks. Once the fun high of this long weekend wears off, what’cha gonna do? How about the Female Eye Film Festival fundraiser, this Thursday, May 24 at Cherry Cola’s RockContinue reading “Female Eye Film Festival fundraiser @ Cherry Cola’s Thurs, May 24”

Send in the clone

What can I tell you, busy times – again – and I’m wishing I had a clone so I could get to all the stuff I want to see. Alas, I am still working within the limited construct of this single corporeal self and the rules of social triage dictate that I must prioritize. AndContinue reading “Send in the clone”