Bands In The Woods Wednesday: Black Sabbath

Raft Punk: Ozzy Osbourne on a raft and looking surprisingly stable. Today in Bands In the Woods Wednesday we have the legendary Black Sabbath having a good time in the Wye Valley countryside (so not the deep forest, more like rural farmland) but for Black Sabbath it seems to have been a welcome retreat from …

Dougie Boom’s ‘Cottage Country’ Mix Volume 24 Series Finale Coming May 24th

Join us as we sail into the sunset (sunrise?) for one more instalment of 'Dougie Boom's Cottage Country Mix' Coming May 24 (or as us Canadians call it "May two-four") 2021 is volume 24, the series finale of 'Dougie Boom's 'Cottage Country Mix'. For 14 years, we have made these annual Rock DJ Mixes for …

Cottage Owners Can’t Wait To Get The Dokken

Older man carrying out Dokken records to the incomplete end of the dock. Clearly a dock piece was replaced in photoshop

Cottage owners are fighting "tooth and nail" to be the first to get the Dokken for the upcoming season. A time honoured tradition to "break off the chains" of the city and like true "dream-weekend warriors" make their way up to the cottage or cabin and get that Dokken. More drama for your mama:• Led …

Rockwood Cinema Review: Hysteria -The Def Leppard Story (2001)

Actors playing the band Def Leppard pose for a backstage photo from the movie.

In our next Rock & Roll movie review, we take a look at the Def Leppard bio-pic, Hysteria: The Def Leppard Story (2001). Before Motley Crue's recent Netflix movie bio-pic, The Dirt (2019), there was Hysteria: The Def Leppard Story (2001). Before streaming, this made-for-TV-movie focuses on one of the most recognizable names in rock …

Board Game Review: This Game Goes To Eleven (2019)

This Game Goes To Eleven cards fanned out on wooden surface.

Rock and Roll and card games, two fun and interesting things on their own but combined into one is like a gift from the gods for cottagemixtape.com. I am talking about the card game This Game Goes To Eleven by Gamewright. The title an obvious nod to one of the greatest rock mockumentaries of all …