Monthly Archives: April 2013

Apr 28: Regina, Brandt Centre

The angels breathe a chorus of elation; it’s the last gig of the leg; the last North American date for the Old Ideas tour, in Regina. 50 days ago, we assembled in the upper loading bay of the Brandt Centre … Continue reading

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Apr 27: Gettin’ to Regina

UHTC are flying to Regina today as a whole unit, and as alluded to in a previous travel day’s entry, I shan’t elaborate finely on the process. I left my hotel room in Winnipeg at 11.40am — we are travelling … Continue reading

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Apr 26: Winnipeg, MTS Centre

Have you ever watched the film This is Spinal Tap? (Oh I do hope you have, it is one of life’s required viewings, especially if you’re interested in music.) Do you recall the scene in which the band are trying … Continue reading

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Apr 25: Travel to Winnipeg

It was rather a glorious April day in Montreal yesterday, but it’s a little cooler this morning. We are headed to Winnipeg in a chartered plane. Today everyone is flying together; band and crew, no tour bus, everybody thrown into … Continue reading

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April 22-24: Montréal

There’s not a whole lot going on in UHTC world. Myself, I’ve been visiting family. I was born here, lived here for a very short time, lived elsewhere, came back at 26, had a hard time of it, and moved … Continue reading

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CISPA

I do not wish to post overtly political opinions on No Ideas, however I have a big bonnet bee when it comes to Big Brother overseeing the content of communications. If you’re a regular user of the internet, you might … Continue reading

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Apr 20: St. John’s, Mile One Centre

Mile One Centre in St. John’s is a hockey rink. Fortunately for Dan and I, monickered as Team Pipe & Drape by Nicky,  there isn’t much dressing up of the dressing rooms today. It’s an American Hockey League (AHL) house, as … Continue reading

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