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Re: fatmikeisanidiot

Date sent:      Thu, 29 Feb 1996 13:07:14 -0500
From:           ian.krykorka\!/utoronto.ca
To:             MATTHEW MCDONOUGH <019157M\!/axe.acadiau.ca>
Copies to:      jrcovey+sloan\!/ac.dal.ca
Subject:        Re: fatmikeisanidiot

On Thu, 29 Feb 1996, MATTHEW MCDONOUGH wrote:

> wondering why the further you travel west on
> this continent, the shittier the bands are,
>                                                 M.M.M
> (there are exceptions of course, but
> in general.............)
>Are you nuts?  West coast music is better than anything Toronto has 
>seen for years!  What do you call mystery machine, rose chronicles, 
>ginger...there are a ton of others that escape me at this precise 
>moment...wait, how about taste of joy?  i saw them just a little 
>while ago and they were good.  I think you have it wrong.  Shitty 
>bands are the exception when you go west.  Shitty bands are  now the 
>norm in central Can.


I was just expressing my own taste. Personally, I don't feel my 
argument was tarnished whatsoever by the mention of ginger and rose 
chronicles. Ginger will never be what Grapes of Wrath were, rose 
chronicles I find bland. But that's just my opinion. I said there 
were exceptions and I believe Mystery Machine falls into that