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Two Way Monologues Presents Road to Canadian Music Week Finals Mixtape

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One year later, and here we are again with the second annual mixtape for the finals of Road to Canadian Music Week. This winter we’ve spent Tuesdays and Thursday nights winnowing down approximately 70 acts to 24 finalists. And over the next few weeks we’ll turn those finalists into four winners–two bands and two solo acoustics/duos–to be sent to Toronto for Canadian Music Week. Continue reading

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25 Things You Need to Know About TWiMFeST

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The excitement is palpable as we get close to the inaugural TWiMFeST. People are asking lots of questions like who should I absolutely go see? Is your festival anti-NXNE? What is the best bet for me for passes? Will David Marskell be letting people touch his hair? Okay, not that last one the last–but I strongly suggest you do it, he loves it. So without further adieu here are 25 things you need to know about TWiMFeST. Continue reading

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Introducing Bardos, a new band from the minds behind Cursed Arrows

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It’s been a while since I had an update but this “new” band I have heard recently gripped me in such an intense way I just had to write about them. The band is called Bardos and I say “new” because Bardos emerged from one of my favourite and the most criminally underrated bands in Canada, Cursed Arrows. Continue reading

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Announcing TWM’s New Home Base in St. John’s

Below is a press release/statement put together by the fine people at High Visibility. This was a tough decision to make but one I am truly excited about.

– Dan Wolovick

Two Way Monologues is on the move! After an amazing 6 months at CBTG’s, TWM and owner Dan Wolovick are making the jump across The Deck to Distortion.  To start off this new partnership with a bang, Distortion will be launching new music series Tipsy Tuesdays on July 1st with a Canadian Music Tribute featuring a selection of great local artists playing their favourite CanCon songs of all times. Continue reading

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A Two Way Monologues NXNE Primer Part 2

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We’re back with the second half of our NXNE preview–read on for tips on what to catch over the weekend of the festival. Continue reading

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TWM Brings the Rock to Canadian Music Week (Part 2 of 2)

Yesterday I posted part 1 of TWM’s 2 part series previewing the acts we are bringing from Newfoundland to Toronto for Canadian Music Week. Follow the above link for the backstory. In this article, we preview the last five acts coming with us. Be sure to check out their set times and plug them into your CMW calendar so you can truly experience what “having a time” is all about. Continue reading

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TWM Brings the Rock to Canadian Music Week (Part 1 of 2)

beerpatWe are now less than a month away from Canadian Music Week–which is weird to say because by now we’d usually be a month beyond CMW. But here in St. John’s we’ve been building towards CMW since October as me and Ian Newton–owner of CBTG’s, a fantastic downtown live venue–have worked to bring as many Newfoundland acts as possible with us to Toronto for this year’s festival. Continue reading

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