The 10-Day Album Challenge: Albums That Influenced The ‘Cottage Country Mix’ Series

Recently, going around the socials is the 10-Day Album Challenge, where you post albums that have most influenced you. So, my buddy, Brendan, threw down the glove, and like that: it's a list-off (*not a competition). Needless to say, its a daunting task (picking favourites) but I wanted to do one for the Cottage Country …

Jos Louis, Sting & Pliers: Summertime Favorites Cassette

Summertime Favourites cassette cover

Is the weirdest part: the Vachon co-sign, the inclusion of a Chaka Demus & Plier album cut or the fact they spelt 'Favorites' the American way? I managed to find this cassette, the "Summertime Favorites / Préférés De L'été", during my travels through southern Ontario. Since rock compilations (or at least the concept of the …