WARDEN TRACKS... A little over four years ago now, a dude from Toronto by the name of Ko, released his debut album called "Let's Blaze." It contained a few singles, but the one that got tons of airplay across Canada and abroad was the album's lead track, which I'm very happy to share with you today. It's called "CAPABLE," click right and blaze this one down!
NEW MUSIC THIS WEEK... It's a very slow time of year for new releases, but on Amazon, iTunes, etc. and in stores this Tuesday: ARMIN VAN BUUREN - "State Of Trance: Year Mix 2013," BLUTENGEL - "Once In A Lifetime," DOGFACE - "Back In The Streets," KARASH - "Shapeshifter," MAC DRE & KILO CURT - "From The Ground Up," MAJESTY - "Banners High," and SUICIDE COMMANDO - "Unterwelt (Re-Issue)."
SKIING / SNOWBOARDING SEASON IS ON... Hook up with all the info you need for Rocky Mountain fun with the following links for Jasper's MARMOT BASIN, Banff's SUNSHINE VILLAGE, LAKE LOUISE, and the rest of Western Canada. Plus, every Saturday & Sunday between 10am & 4pm Mountain time, WIN FREE LIFT PASSES FOR MARMOT BASIN! Celebrate Marmot Basin's 50th birthday season with all the events, parties, riding, and "Celebrate Jasper" fun here.
Topic Of The Day... HOW WILL YOU BE CELEBRATING THE NEW YEAR? Call 780-451-8666, or click our Facebook, Twitter and Text (SMS) links at the top of this page.
ULTIMATE MUSIC TOUR, ON A MUTHAF*CKIN' BOAT... I love travelling and I've been to some interesting places in my time, like Amsterdam, that's why I keep going back there. So when I heard about this music tour, on a boat, that starts in London, ports in Amsterdam & Liverpool, then wraps up back in London, I had to check it out. Wow, if you have a huge travel budget and you're a music fan, you should check it out, click here.
ANOTHER YEAR-END LIST... From NME (New Musical Express), Best Musical Quotes Of 2013 here.
From yesterday: SPIN's Best "NSFW" Items Of 2013 here.
From yesterday: Stereogum.com's 50 Best Albums Of 2013 here.
From yesterday: Muse says no new studio album probably until 2015 here.
From yesterday: Pussy Riot says prison release is just a Putin "PR Stunt" here.
FUN, FESTIVALS, ETC... Deep Freeze Fest (January 11 & 12), Ice On Whyte (January 24 - February 2), Canadian Birkebeiner (February 7 & 8).
EPIC TUESDAYS AT EDEN... Hey girls, I have free money for you! Join me Tuesday nights at Eden Exotic Entertainment because I have $IX HUNDRED DOLLAR$ CA$H to win in the Rockstar Energy Wet T-shirt Contest! The weekly foolishness returns in 2014. Click here for this week's entertainers, upcoming events, & more.
WORLD JUNIOR HOCKEY CHAMPIONSHIP... Canada was upset 5-4 in a shootout to Czechs yesterday. They play again tomorrow morning against Slovakia in a "must win" game. Catch all the action on TSN.
EDMONTON OILERS... Couldn't notch their third consecutive win last night, but it was close, a 4-3 shootout loss to the Philadelphia Flyers. The Oilers are in the desert for a New Year's Eve tilt against the Phoenix Coyotes on Tuesday. Faceoff is at 7:05pm Mountain time, and Sportsnet Oilers has the telecast.
EDMONTON OIL KINGS... Got beat up 6-2 by the Hitmen in Calgary last night. The kids are back at it today, with the Red Deer Rebels visiting Edmonton. Faceoff from Rexall Place is at 4:05pm Mountain time, catch every game live on our brother station, TSN 1260.
EDMONTON RUSH... Launched the 2014 National Lacrosse League season with a 13-10 win over the Mammoth in Colorado! Next action isn't until January 11th when the Colorado Mammoth make the return trip up north. Faceoff from Rexall Place is at 7:05pm Mountain time.
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