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This is the news archives from HamiltonMusician.com. We publish news about musicians and the music business in the Greater Hamilton area of Ontario, Canada. Hamilton has a rich musical heritage covering all genres, and a music industry that is known for eclecticism and determined individualism. Spare change is welcome.

Steve Strongman On Playing Live And True

A Natural Fact Steve Strongman Interview July, 2012 Since the April 2012 release of his fourth CD, A Natural Fact, Steve Strongman has been a busy man....

Prakash John: How To Pass The Torch Of Musical Excellence, Part Two

Interview With Prakash John, part 2 This is part two of two parts. I spoke with bassist and Rock and Roll Hall of...

How Hamilton’s Robin Benedict Will Become Famous

Robin Benedict and Done Deel, from robinbenedict.ca Mike Mansfield, Robin Benedict Hey, is anyone out there getting married or throwing a party? Perfect! I knew there were...

Musical Testosterone: Lo Fi Pulls Into Ferguson Station

Musical Testosterone: Lo-Fi Pulls Into Ferguson Station LO FI at Ferguson Station Vince Sciara, Ken Corke, Todd Knight, Josh Harrison, Lips Holy reggae funk, Batman! At Ferguson Station...

“If The Kids Aren’t Having Fun, They’re Not Coming Back”

Corey Pearce and Drumming For The Greater Good "Everyone in there was in a marching band uniform" “It was during the scorching heat of the Chicago...

How To Play Tribute To Benny Goodman, And Make For A Perfect Summer Evening

Ross Wooldridge and His Sextet Shows How It’s Done at Music at Fieldcote, Sunday July 8 Everything was right, musically speaking, at the Fieldcote Museum...

Musicians and Urban Renewal

Vocal and Guitar Duo Room For Two Take Their Gig To King Street East Evening pedestrians on King Street East were pleasantly surprised on...

Welcome!

3…2…1…blast off! You have just witnessed the official launch of Greater Hamilton Musician magazine. Consider the working sub-title to be: The Secret Life of the...

A Behind The Scenes Chat with Jon Harvey of Monster Truck

Harvey at the Hamilton Music Awards, 2011 Photo by Ida Adamowicz By: Rachel Harvey One of the challenges with interviewing someone you know, particularly if you’ve grown...

Eight Monsters. One Master. Larry Carlton Plays McIntyre Theatre at Mohawk College

Larry Carlton In Concert With The Mohawk College Faculty Ensemble Friday, March 9, 2012 Just about every guitar player or fan of mainstream jazz in the...
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