Tag: COVID-19

Quarantune: Brandy’s back with “Baby Mama”

R&B and pop lovers of a certain age, this quarantune is for you.  Brandy is back with a song that will have you dancing your isolation blues away and we are here for it. Brandy, who literally has not aged…

A Greener World is Helping Farmers feed Families through COVID-19

The COVID-19 crisis continues with no discernible end date.  With the resulting surge in unemployment, school nutrition program closures and increased dependence on support networks, demand for food assistance has skyrocketed. *photo from Pigeon River Farm At the same time,…

Celebrate 4/20/2020 and join the fight for Cannabis Amnesty

Happy 420, fellow canna-lovers. Cannabis connoisseurs have long held April 20th (4/20) as a day of celebration, a time to gather and embrace the herb, regardless of its state of legality. Photo by Yash Lucid from Pexels As the myth…

We Still Need Weekends During Social Distancing

If you’re on the internet, you’ve certainly seen memes and tweets declaring the obsolescence of weekends. No doubt you, your friends and family – even your dog – are espousing the sentiment that Saturday and Sunday no longer matter! The…

Minor relationship betrayals can have major effects+ PODCAST!

Weird betrayals are the minor conflicts that can become major issues in relationships. Sarah and I recorded this episode before the COVID-19 lockdown began, but we must have felt something in the air. Partners are now either forced to spend…

COVID-19: Making The Most Of Your Time Under Quarantine

Thanks to the coronavirus, many of us are currently living under quarantine. Not only is this an incredible inconvenience, but it can be quite frightening too because if we can’t find ways to stay busy and focussed, we might see…

the NEW DEAL Postpones Tour Dates and Announce Free Livestreams

Amidst all the postponements and cancellations of tours, Toronto jamtronica trio, the NEW DEAL, have announced that they will not be playing their upcoming shows in the US. However, to make up for this and in partnership with live music…

COVID-19 and the Live Music Experience

I’m not sure what choice to make. I had a couple of decisions made for me; Pearl Jam and Zac Brown Band postponed their current tours, so I won’t be covering those shows, had my media requests been approved. However,…

Gloria Gaynor is doing her part in the battle against COVID 19

2020 has already been pretty weird and it just keeps devolving.  As we find ourselves in the throes of a global pandemic, one celebrity is using Tiktok as a tool against the spread of the COVID-19 virus. *image from GloriaGaynor.com…