Music: November 2010 Archives
Friday November 26, 2010
You've collaborated with David Usher, Nelly Furtado, Bran Van 3000, Jacksoul. Who would you like to work with?
Jack White [of the White Stripes]. He's one of the most exciting all-around performers. Jeff Lynne from the Electric Light Orchestra. In the hip hop world, Kanye West, Timbaland. I like Mark Ronson's new album too.
What's on your iPod right now?
Mark Ronson. I'm about to listen to the Kanye West album. It comes highly recommended. I listen to a lot of old stuff, like Mina. She's an Italian Diva, like the Italian Streisand. You have to listen to her song "Brava". She was a piece of work. I admire strong, over-the-top women performers.
Listen to his conversation with Sue.
Monday November 22, 2010
It's Justin Bieber fever today in Montreal as the teen pop star is playing tonight at the Bell Centre. What do you think of him?
I had never heard of him until this morning. I don't watch much TV. I'm not really that influenced by advertising. I listen to Radio Canada and they are not talking that much about Justin Bieber. I listened for about 10 seconds. It's not my style.Read more »
Friday November 19, 2010
Empire Isis stopped by the Homerun studio today to talk about her forthcoming album and her new iPhone application.
She is half British, half Moroccan, and was raised by a Ugandan stepfather.
The self-described "gangstress" now splits her time between Montreal and New York.
Homerun's Web journalist Tanya Birkbeck sat down with her for a "Hallway Interview."
You were talking with Sue about your recent trip to Senegal. How did this change you?
I have a long love affair with Senegalese culture and spirituality. I get along really with the culture. I'm hyperactive, and they are really relaxed.
- December 2011
- Fri., 9 – Meaghan Smith performs live: Homerun
- October 2011
- Wed., 5 – Oliver Jones: Hallway Interview
- September 2011
- August 2011
- Tue., 30 – Homerun Playlist: August 30, 2011
- March 2011
- Mon., 14 – Homerun Playlist March 14th
- December 2010
- November 2010
- Fri., 26 – Hallway Interview with Kim Bingham
- Mon., 22 – Hallway Interview with Pascal Dufour
- Fri., 19 – Hallway Interview with Empire Isis
- Wed., 17 – Gene Simmons of KISS is in town
- Tue., 16 – Hallway Interview with Aloe Blacc
- Wed., 10 – Louise Nadeau on gambling Study
- Wed., 10 – Heather Munroe Blum , principal of McGill
- Thu., 4 – Behind the Scenes with Natasha Sebastian
- Mon., 1 – Matt Costa's 12 hours in Montreal
- October 2010