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  Topic: Your top albums of 2013
thebunk

Replies: 7
Views: 1877

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Mon Dec 30, 2013 10:08 pm   Subject: Your top albums of 2013
2013 was probably the best year for music for me since 2003, easily. Just an amazing amount of great albums released this year (and songs).



1. Delorean - Apar
2. Autre Ne Veut - Anxiety
3. T ...
  Topic: Polaris 2013
thebunk

Replies: 19
Views: 3503

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Wed Oct 02, 2013 8:35 pm   Subject: Polaris 2013
I like the band and own this album but give me a break. Agree with Dan x 2 on all of their points.

But hey, kudos to them for trying to be a weird version of Canada's Dixie Chicks.
  Topic: Help save the Paramount Theatre from the wrecking ball
thebunk

Replies: 104
Views: 17972

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Wed Oct 02, 2013 8:22 pm   Subject: Help save the Paramount Theatre from the wrecking ball
Yeah, I have never had issues parking in the city either.
  Topic: Portland Maine accommodation recos
thebunk

Replies: 20
Views: 3225

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Wed May 01, 2013 8:56 pm   Subject: Portland Maine accommodation recos
i've been meaning to find that place. it's kind of hidden away isn't it?

Yup. Kind of in an alley. Go to the yelp reviews as there are anew that describe how to get there very well.
  Topic: Portland Maine accommodation recos
thebunk

Replies: 20
Views: 3225

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Tue Apr 30, 2013 3:49 pm   Subject: Portland Maine accommodation recos
I would say http://novareresbiercafe.com/ has dethroned all on the beer front in Portland, but yeah, it is tough to not go wrong in almost any place in the Old Port as most will have some good beer of ...
  Topic: Portland Maine accommodation recos
thebunk

Replies: 20
Views: 3225

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Sun Apr 28, 2013 1:44 pm   Subject: Portland Maine accommodation recos
What is your budget?

And does Old Town= Old Port?
  Topic: OBEY Convention IV: June 6-9
thebunk

Replies: 1
Views: 542

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Thu Apr 04, 2013 12:13 pm   Subject: OBEY Convention IV: June 6-9
Mac DeMarco would be the only must see for me on the list. The guy is a prime example of someone who is so much better live vs. recorded. To be fair though, all of his albums have been pretty low fi ...
  Topic: What are the last 5 albums you've acquired?
thebunk

Replies: 18
Views: 2004

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Tue Apr 02, 2013 4:01 pm   Subject: What are the last 5 albums you've acquired?
Last 5 (all on vinyl):


Phosphorescent - Heres to Taking it Easy
Phosphorescent - Muchacho
Van Morrison - Tupelo Honey
Yukihiro Takahashi - Neuromantic
Nitty Gritty Dirt Band - Symphonion Drea ...
  Topic: Interesting Blog
thebunk

Replies: 41
Views: 3835

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Thu Mar 21, 2013 6:26 pm   Subject: Interesting Blog
Yeah like it. If anything, I would like to hear people's opinions on here who are not a fan of his criticisms.
  Topic: The Loudness War
thebunk

Replies: 4
Views: 989

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Sat Mar 16, 2013 11:06 am   Subject: The Loudness War
Hawk - If you are intersted in this topic, you should head over to the Steve Hoffman music forums where there are people who post and discuss this for every release it seems.

But yeah, I don't di ...
  Topic: AQ!
thebunk

Replies: 17
Views: 2240

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Sat Mar 16, 2013 11:04 am   Subject: AQ!
Pete's Pub is not at all like Iceburg. Pete caters to a mixed crowd. He's got the gamblers, the old regulars, pre-game drinkers, people who work in and around City Hall, and me. I love it there and so ...
  Topic: AQ!
thebunk

Replies: 17
Views: 2240

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Mon Mar 11, 2013 6:41 pm   Subject: AQ!
Pretty hilarious that someone from Pete's Pub is criticizing . . . anything. The place is a smaller, inside version of the Iceberg pub. Also especially funny how Pete has his finger on the pulse of ...
  Topic: music discussion thread
thebunk

Replies: 44
Views: 6470

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Mon Mar 04, 2013 7:02 pm   Subject: music discussion thread
This forum has been many things over many years but a place to seriously discuss music is not one of them.

C'mon. You've poured your guts out on this thing over the years gushing about bands or tea ...
  Topic: music discussion thread
thebunk

Replies: 44
Views: 6470

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Sun Mar 03, 2013 8:13 pm   Subject: music discussion thread
This forum has been many things over many years but a place to seriously discuss music is not one of them.
  Topic: Fork Off - Feb. 4th to 10th
thebunk

Replies: 15
Views: 1751

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Fri Feb 08, 2013 10:23 pm   Subject: Fork Off - Feb. 4th to 10th
some decent pairings in some spots. I would go to SJAH, Taste of Egypt or Britts
I'm at The Carleton in Halifax and we often do these types of menus for special events, It's a great experience to do, ...
  Topic: Your current jams!
thebunk

Replies: 82
Views: 10476

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Sat Nov 03, 2012 6:20 pm   Subject: Your current jams!
OK back on track:

The Very Best - Yoshua Alikuti http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PE7c0WYIAJs

Solange - Losing You http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hy9W_mrY_Vk

Danny Brown - Grown Up http://ww ...
  Topic: Anyone know anymore info on
thebunk

Replies: 32
Views: 3978

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Fri Jul 27, 2012 6:41 am   Subject: Anyone know anymore info on
competition is great, saturation is bad, and chains that are built to dispose of tonnes of cheap poorly raised hormone injected meat which they get for next to nothing because of the buying power of c ...
  Topic: Anyone know anymore info on
thebunk

Replies: 32
Views: 3978

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Thu Jul 26, 2012 5:33 pm   Subject: Anyone know anymore info on
I never wanted the place. And we are getting a Charbucks there too. Don't want that either. Very cutthroat way to do business. Java Moose opens, then boom, Charbucks.

They tried that at McAllister ...
  Topic: New fresh seafood market in Rothesay
thebunk

Replies: 7
Views: 892

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Tue Jul 24, 2012 6:32 pm   Subject: New fresh seafood market in Rothesay
And hopefully big emphasis on local seafood and not just the typical PEI mussels/Digby scallops/NB lobster (Bay of Fundy shrimp perhaps or a good selection of oysters?). Also would be nice to get thi ...
  Topic: New fresh seafood market in Rothesay
thebunk

Replies: 7
Views: 892

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Tue Jul 24, 2012 5:48 pm   Subject: New fresh seafood market in Rothesay
And hopefully big emphasis on local seafood and not just the typical PEI mussels/Digby scallops/NB lobster (Bay of Fundy shrimp perhaps or a good selection of oysters?). Also would be nice to get thi ...
  Topic: now eating...
thebunk

Replies: 4458
Views: 196489

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Tue Jul 24, 2012 5:31 pm   Subject: now eating...
Had lunch today at Vivaldi's. Hadn't been there in ages but it was quite busy and for good reason; the $12.95 lunch special is a heck of a good value. I had the chick pea soup, followed by beef shawar ...
  Topic: New fresh seafood market in Rothesay
thebunk

Replies: 7
Views: 892

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Tue Jul 24, 2012 5:27 pm   Subject: New fresh seafood market in Rothesay
This and SJ getting Taro (been here 3 times in 2 weeks) has made me hate SJ a little less. Also the Asian Kitchen on Coburg should get props as well. Great food.
  Topic: TARO
thebunk

Replies: 4
Views: 622

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Fri Jul 13, 2012 8:13 pm   Subject: TARO
My wife and I ate here tonight and it was pretty good. I have the Noodle Soup (Pho) and my wife had a vermacelli dish. The Pho was very good and filling for 9.99. My wifes dish was only ok though p ...
  Topic: Interesting article on today's music industry
thebunk

Replies: 34
Views: 3096

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Sat Jun 09, 2012 7:42 pm   Subject: Interesting article on today's music industry
Brufrog - You really need to come to realize the fact that either you are not looking hard enough for new music or you are just limiting yourself to much by looking for music with Costello/XTC/80's En ...
  Topic: Interesting article on today's music industry
thebunk

Replies: 34
Views: 3096

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Sat Jun 09, 2012 3:21 pm   Subject: Interesting article on today's music industry
Brufrog - You really need to come to realize the fact that either you are not looking hard enough for new music or you are just limiting yourself *to much by looking for music with Costello/XTC/80's E ...
  Topic: Interesting article on today's music industry
thebunk

Replies: 34
Views: 3096

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Sat Jun 09, 2012 3:06 pm   Subject: Interesting article on today's music industry
Brufrog - You really need to come to realize the fact that either you are not looking hard enough for new music or you are just limiting yourself to much by looking for music with Costello/XTC/80's En ...
  Topic: what's the best music in 2012?
thebunk

Replies: 111
Views: 12205

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Sat Jun 02, 2012 9:30 pm   Subject: what's the best music in 2012?
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  Topic: what's the best music in 2012?
thebunk

Replies: 111
Views: 12205

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Sat Jun 02, 2012 2:54 pm   Subject: what's the best music in 2012?
We get it. You frequent the Onion daily, have read 1.5 books this year (thus far), has watched every episode of Portlandia at least twice (*too) and enjoy "important" music that we would only read ab ...
  Topic: what's the best music in 2012?
thebunk

Replies: 111
Views: 12205

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Fri Jun 01, 2012 11:12 pm   Subject: what's the best music in 2012?
We get it. You frequent the Onion daily, have read 1.5 books this year (thus far), has watched every episode of Portlandia at least twice (*too) and enjoy "important" music that we would only read ab ...
  Topic: what's the best music in 2012?
thebunk

Replies: 111
Views: 12205

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Fri Jun 01, 2012 6:56 pm   Subject: what's the best music in 2012?
I don't read critic columns for many reasons, but the main is "I'm sorry, who exactly are you?". A lot of these people are nobodies, and were until knowing who they were was cool, the same way knowing ...
  Topic: what's the best music in 2012?
thebunk

Replies: 111
Views: 12205

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Thu May 17, 2012 4:48 pm   Subject: what's the best music in 2012?
This year has been pretty weak thus far. If I had to name a favorite though, it would have to be the new one from Memory House, also know as the kid sister of Beach House (who I love greatly - please ...
  Topic: Creased Comics
thebunk

Replies: 42
Views: 7608

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Sat May 12, 2012 5:26 pm   Subject: Creased Comics
They are supposed to be a absurd. I don't think the aim is for haha and lol, more like what?

So "absurd" = "great" these days?

Yet another reason why I think sometimes the Internet has done u ...
  Topic: Saint John Beer Festival
thebunk

Replies: 49
Views: 6478

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Fri Apr 13, 2012 6:11 pm   Subject: Saint John Beer Festival
Going though not driving. Should be a good time. Any after "fest" specials or events going on? Likely head back to the Ale House or Britts.
  Topic: Great news for us valley folk
thebunk

Replies: 50
Views: 8396

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Mon Mar 19, 2012 7:34 pm   Subject: Great news for us valley folk
Personally i love the idea of house smoked duck, salmon, boar etc. because charcuterie (& artisanal cheese) at wine bars is a perfect fit...

If that is what they have in mind...

I am down f ...
  Topic: Great news for us valley folk
thebunk

Replies: 50
Views: 8396

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Mon Mar 19, 2012 5:41 pm   Subject: Great news for us valley folk
So L2B is opening a gastropub/wine bar with craft beer in the old On the Vine location? Any more details, like: opening date? owners? menu? etc.

This sounds so awesome, so so awesome.

Indeed th ...
  Topic: Great news for us valley folk
thebunk

Replies: 50
Views: 8396

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Sat Mar 17, 2012 2:06 pm   Subject: Great news for us valley folk
Great news! Finally, something in this wasteland besides Pomodori.

And yeah, walking distance for me as well though a bit of a hike.
Bunk! Have you heard my new band?

I have. For a demo, it ...
  Topic: Great news for us valley folk
thebunk

Replies: 50
Views: 8396

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Sat Mar 17, 2012 2:05 pm   Subject: Great news for us valley folk
Great news! Finally, something in this wasteland besides Pomodori.

And yeah, walking distance for me as well though a bit of a hike.

Lets do it. I assure you I am a real person (I live down o ...
  Topic: Great news for us valley folk
thebunk

Replies: 50
Views: 8396

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Fri Mar 16, 2012 9:18 pm   Subject: Great news for us valley folk
Great news! Finally, something in this wasteland besides Pomodori.

And yeah, walking distance for me as well though a bit of a hike.
  Topic: now eating...
thebunk

Replies: 4458
Views: 196489

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Sat Feb 25, 2012 6:24 pm   Subject: now eating...
I don't really eat Pad Thai, but I'm curious what was wrong with it. Are there different types of Pad Thai in Thailand? Is it just the type they make you don't like, or do you think their Thai chef ju ...
  Topic: Let's start a band dude
thebunk

Replies: 10
Views: 892

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Thu Feb 23, 2012 8:04 pm   Subject: Let's start a band dude
Crypts - Do you like "The Field"?

I imagine that you would like "The Field".

You should make music like "The Field".
  Topic: The Saltys - Saint John Social Media Awards
thebunk

Replies: 25
Views: 2619

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Wed Feb 15, 2012 8:07 pm   Subject: The Saltys - Saint John Social Media Awards
I really wanted to come this year but I'll be busy pouting.

Lol
  Topic: 2012 Oscars
thebunk

Replies: 57
Views: 5899

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Wed Jan 25, 2012 7:53 pm   Subject: 2012 Oscars
the way I see it, I said I dug it and then you quoted me all trying to sound like The Bunk in a bad mood. You didn't like it, cool with me.

And the Academy Award for Clinton`s favorite album of all ...
  Topic: New Tuscan Restaurant?
thebunk

Replies: 45
Views: 4600

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Fri Jan 20, 2012 7:19 pm   Subject: New Tuscan Restaurant?
Excited for te Fredericton restaurant yet agree with STB, this is a horrible idea on so many levels. Who the hell is going to want to go out for a Valentines Dinner and sit at that god awful "last su ...
  Topic: WINTERSLEEP @ Legacy Nightclub - Wed, Jan 18th
thebunk

Replies: 24
Views: 2565

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Wed Jan 04, 2012 9:27 pm   Subject: WINTERSLEEP @ Legacy Nightclub - Wed, Jan 18th
Fuck they look cool.

Post of the year.
  Topic: Saint John - Road tolls for commuters?
thebunk

Replies: 45
Views: 3025

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Wed Jan 04, 2012 9:26 pm   Subject: Saint John - Road tolls for commuters?
My take

- I live in KV and have no problem putting tolls in at all. Don't they do this in other successful port like cities such as Halifax, Portland, Portsmouth, etc? Why yes they do (I underst ...
  Topic: Music question
thebunk

Replies: 23
Views: 2041

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Fri Dec 30, 2011 7:24 pm   Subject: Music question
Pbiz - check this shit out:

http://m.youtube.com/index?client=mv-google&desktop_uri=%2F&gl=CA&rdm=4ozmbjvk9#/watch?v=Fabt4-UyvM8
  Topic: Music question
thebunk

Replies: 23
Views: 2041

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Fri Dec 30, 2011 7:21 pm   Subject: Music question
try to play with some people who play some totally different styles then you (I.e. the Crypteon guy or whatever his name is).
Whoever that guy is he sounds like a cool thug

Yeah, def. not an insul ...
  Topic: Music question
thebunk

Replies: 23
Views: 2041

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Fri Dec 30, 2011 6:18 pm   Subject: Music question
Adam and Clinton gave some great tips (other good tips as well in this thread from others - save the last few posts).

Anyway many ways to skin the cat IMO re: the acoustic or guitar issue in genera ...
  Topic: Ipod fun
thebunk

Replies: 19
Views: 2147

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Mon Nov 28, 2011 8:26 pm   Subject: Ipod fun
Artist:
A Ha
!!!

Song:
A-B Machines (Slegh Bells)
$$$$ (Desaparecidos)

Album:
A.M. (Wilco)
89/93: An Anthology (Uncle Tupelo)
  Topic: Roger Waters tour 2012
thebunk

Replies: 14
Views: 1044

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Mon Nov 07, 2011 7:23 pm   Subject: Roger Waters tour 2012


edit again: I hate classic rock.

PLEASE convince the guys to change up the music then at Britts. Jesus, I wish Church Street\Ale House\Britts would just try veering away from the 70s rock stat ...
 
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