45 Fridays: Kim Mitchell – “Go For A Soda”

Banner for Kim Mitchell's "Go For A Soda" 45 Vinyl Record article with picture sleeve and soda can.

Pop culture: Kim Mitchell's "Go For A Soda" is an overlooked rock gem that only Canadians know. Happy 45 Friday, today we take a look at the UK pressing of a Canadian classic, Kim Mitchell's "Go For A Soda". Kim Mitchell is pinnacle 'Hoser Rock' in our books, and in our hearts, and (here) in …

Rockwood Cinema Review: Rush – Beyond The Lighted Stage (2010)

Rush (Geddy Lee, Alex Lifeson and Neil Peart) taken from the 70s with long hair laughing.

In our last rock movie review, A Band Called Death, we took a look at a documentary that exposed a relatively unknown band, Death, who gained fame more than 35 years after they disbanded: an underdog story in the truest sense. But in today's Rockwood Cinema Review we take a look at one of the …

Swiss Chalet: A Christmas Tale Of Two Different Buns

A old stale looking bun with an X through it, and a round shiny bun with a checkmark

A Christmas Tradition: Remember the old Swiss Chalet Bun from the 70s, 80s, 90s? What kind of bun was it? There are many time-honoured Canadian traditions and institutions around Christmas time, including The Festive Special by Canadian chicken chain, Swiss Chalet. Let's just say, the times have changed. Gone are the 80s brown plates and …