Tag: The Weakerthans

Live Tracks Nr. 06: The Weakerthans – Left and Leaving

Start @ minute mark 40:30. From their live album, Live at the Burton Cummings Theatre My city's still breathing (but barely it's true) Through buildings gone missing like teeth The sidewalks…
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Song du Jour Nr. 141: The Weakerthans – Exiles Among You

Along with Craig Finn of the Hold Steady, and John Darnielle of the Mountain Goats, John K. Samson of the Weakerthans is one of my favorite lyricists Why? Because he…
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Best Albums of 2010 (1 of 4) (amended)

This is an amendment to my previous post.  I recently have been listening to the new Mumford & Sons album, and didn't include it on this list because I saw…
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Best Albums of 2010 (1 of 4)

Here are my favorite albums for the first 3 months of 2010.  Rather than monthly editions, I am only doing 4 this year.  LPsShearwater - The Golden ArchipelagoRocky Votolato -…
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Lyrics of the Day – The Weakerthans’ Exiles Among Us

From the end of The Weakerthans' "Exiles Among You."She shoplifts some Christmas gifts,and a bracelet for herself, and considers phoning home.Has some quarters in her hand.But she sits down on…
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