• NXNE: Outlaws and Gunslingers Showcase

    11 Jul 2010, 16:39 by Rockstar_Aimz

    I'm a few weeks (months?) late and several hundred dollars short on my reviews lately. But in my defense, in the words of the late Kurt Vonnegut, the "the excrement has hit the air-conditioning big time, big time." Here is what I have had to put up with lately: G20 lockdown and ensuing chaos in my 'hood, trying to navigate the G20 riots to get to/from my friend's wedding, last minute trip to Boston for work, family visiting for Canada Day, terrible intestinal illness, a mini-blackout, a Shriner's parade, world cup fever, and now stifling heat and smog. And I still need a haircut! So let's reminisce about happier times, like NXNE!

    For my first official event of North by North East, the annual Toronto music festival, this intrepid reporter decided to park her sorry butt at Lee's Palace for the Outlaws and Gunslingers showcase on Thurs., June 17, sponsored by Six Shooter Records and Starfish Entertainment. …