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professor arley

March 6, 2005 - By

on thursday i taught canadore colleges interactive multimedia students a couple tricks in photoshop. my good friend tony b showed up to be in a... View Article

athlete

February 28, 2005 - By

i love sports.special k for brekky, jr. bacon for lunch, kd for supper. i’ve had the same three meals, day in day out for the... View Article

artweek

February 21, 2005 - By

this week mattyb’s bassment got a set of drums. it was one of the best days of my life. everything goes better with a drummer,... View Article

adults

February 1, 2005 - By

i was asked by the profs of my almamatter to be the guest speaker for the professional practices class. i guess that means i’ve made... View Article

alara

January 21, 2005 - By

alara did very well. i’m not sure if it’s a good thing or not, but the skinny leather 80’s tie may have been more popular... View Article

now with 33% more bass

January 3, 2005 - By

this holiday season bretton and i sealed the deal and settled on a band name: alara. we practiced a bunch of songs for the coffeehouse.... View Article

a new low

December 12, 2004 - By

i bought a low b string for my old bass and took off the g. matt and i had to drill holes in the bridge... View Article

scallywag

December 7, 2004 - By

i’m getting old. the memory is the first thing that goes.

illness

November 29, 2004 - By

as you may have heard, i got scurvy this week. the doctor actually seems to think it’s cool. i bet he brags about his patients... View Article

new love

November 21, 2004 - By

here’s what you need to do: find a double bass. you don’t need to know how to play to appreciate how it really is the... View Article

back to bassics

November 10, 2004 - By

i’ve been dl’ing live vids of bands and have noticed an annoying trend. no bass player action. ridiculous. example: the strokes were on conan, out... View Article

last laffs

November 5, 2004 - By

remember the high school math prof who hated you? mine would heckle me in class. anyways, he called me at work with a photoshop elements... View Article

the day has come

November 2, 2004 - By

back in highschool emily wood convinced me to get my g1 driving license. today, it is expired. i never even learned how to drive. better... View Article

technology sucks

November 1, 2004 - By

I’ve had a minidisc walkman for a year now, and it’s ruining me for music. have you been paying attention to my top 5? i... View Article

hindsight

October 21, 2004 - By

those of you in my whining circle may have heard me complain that my sight has gone south since i had eyeritis. i went to... View Article

welcome to paradise

October 19, 2004 - By

about three months ago there was an attempted abduction directly across the street from where i work. three weeks ago there was a band robbery... View Article

blog

October 5, 2004 - By

last week after the first presidential debate some cnn guy, and also the toronto star quoted the opinions expressed by bloggers as some kind of... View Article

ninjas

September 17, 2004 - By

last week I got in a fight with a ninja on the way to work. he was beating the snot out of me until I... View Article

anti-design

August 10, 2004 - By

this month the awol gallery in toronto is holding the square foot gallery. it’s neat to see the emerging style of our generation. a lot... View Article

farewell québec

August 3, 2004 - By

no showers, ridiculous roads, sleeping in a conference room, complimentary escorts, never-ending gay pride parades, hit and runs – that’s right, I went to quebec... View Article