Retroguy, I totally agree, [artist]Blue Rodeo[/artist] is certainly one of the most underrated bands in CDN history... but, there are so many artists that do not get their appropriate acknowledgment. I could make a lengthy, lengthy list.
They are Canadian not much Canadian music does get known outside of Canada. Canada produces some of the most creative music just that the government does does not promote it and Canadians are too dam modest to tell people. Rush is another example ranked fifth most consecutive gold and platinum albums next to Kiss but who are they.