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Re: west vs. east

On Thu, 29 Feb 1996 ian.krykorka\!/utoronto.ca wrote:

> 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.
> ian
add to that list: nomeansno and hanson bros., d.o.a., the smalls, the 
smugglers, skinny puppy(r.i.p.), gus, forbidden dimension(s), egg, 
kittens(kinda west), and no fun.

when the west is a rockin', don't bother knockin'.