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Deb Rhymer is dedicated to the blues

Deb Rhymer has worn numerous hats over the years, from Bette Midler impersonator to daycare operator. But the one that fits her best is blues booster. Rhymer, a Victoria native, spends almost all her waking hours dedicated to blues, eith...
Author: Mike Devlin

Toronto was never like this

United Way fundraising at the Empress Hotel in 1978
Author: Daily Colonist
Published by: Daily Colonist

Nomeansno at the Royale Banquet Hall

Nomeansno at the Royale Banquet Hall April 3rd By Allan MacInnis Tom Holliston of Nomeansno is a baseball fan, so it was fortunate for him that the band’s recent Japanese tour - only their second in their 30 year history - took plac...
Published by: The Skinny Magazine
Author: Allan MacInnis

Focus February 1967

Focus by Brad Nugent
Author: Brad Nugent
Published by: Victoria Daily Times

Focus by Brad Nugent

Focus
Author: Brad Nugent
Published by: Victoria Daily Times

Get Lucky with Tom Holliston!

I’ve always thought that someone should rhyme “Erik Estrada” with “vagina dentata” in a song, and it occurred to me, when I came late and awestruck to the solo output of songwriter and Nomeansno/Hanson Brothers guitarist Tom Holli...
Published by: The Skinny Magazine
Author: Allan MacInnis

1964: Beatles' TV appearance sparked cultural revolution

1964: Beatles' TV appearance sparked cultural revolution
Author: Richard Watts

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Lance Gooderham Ian Gibson David Harris Doug Cunliffe
Author: DocH

Focus by Brad Nugent February 1968

Focus by Brad Nugent
Author: Brad Nugent
Published by: Victoria Daily Times

Summer & The Sinners Cant Keep a Good Girl Down

Let me preface this review by saying I’ve known Summer since she was barely out of her teens and coming out to sit in or jam at various venues I was playing at around Victoria BC. I’ve watched her career with great interest and she has ...
Published by: FaceBook
Author: Dave Harris

Victoria educator Jerry Bryant was ‘giant musical force,’ taught at Esquimalt High

Jerry Bryant, a blues musician who had a knack for opening doors into the world of music for generations of local students, has died at age 98. The singer and jazz pianist, who was born in Kansas City on April Fool’s Day in 1923, died Aug. 19.
Author: Pedro Arrais
Published by: Times Colonist

Focus by Brad Nugent March 1967

Focus by Brad NugentBrad Nugent
Author: Brad Nugent

New film documents 30 years of punk music in Victoria

Published by: CBC News
Author: Clare Hennig

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A passing of the torch for Victoria's rock music history archives

Royal City Music Project co-founder Glenn Parfitt wants valuable cultural material preserved
Published by: Monday Magazine
Author: Don Descoteau
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Roundabout
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The Scoundrel
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1939 - 1940s

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