Brad's Musings

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TTC Tickets – 16 2/3 cents – From 1966 !

TTC Tickets – 16 2/3 cents – From 1966 !

TTC Tickets found in Restored Century Piano I am restoring a century piano and have been able to place its origin to the GTA sometime around the year 1900 (see photo).  It contains an action made by Otto Higel Co. Ltd., Toronto manufacturer of piano and organ supplies that was founded in 1896. By 1910Read more about TTC Tickets – 16 2/3 cents – From 1966 ![…]

Tony Miceli article was my first attempt at a Wikipedia entry.

Tony Miceli article was my first attempt at a Wikipedia entry.

  Tony Miceli article on Wikipedia Getting to know Tony Miceli last summer gave me just the opportunity I needed…. I have been wanting to write an article for wikipedia for quite some time now.  Tony was listed on a list in Wikipedia of vibraphone players, but no article existed. So I asked him ifRead more about Tony Miceli article was my first attempt at a Wikipedia entry.[…]

A real man says he’s sorry when he knows he’s done wrong.  John Lennon apology note to Pam Grier. #fb

A real man says he’s sorry when he knows he’s done wrong. John Lennon apology note to Pam Grier. #fb

There is a famous story about John Lennon and Harry Nilsson being thrown out of a Los Angeles club for heckling the Smothers Brothers and at least helping to start a fight.  What many may not know is that is that his contrition was recorded for posterity. Here’s the story.  March 11, 1974. A bigRead more about A real man says he’s sorry when he knows he’s done wrong. John Lennon apology note to Pam Grier. #fb[…]

Neil Young and Steve Jobs discussed creating higher fidelity audio format. #in #fb

Neil Young and Steve Jobs discussed creating higher fidelity audio format. #in #fb

Victoria Will/THE CANADIAN PRESS Neil Young has taken his campaign for higher-fidelity digital sound to the stage of a technology conference. By Ryan Nakashima Associated Press Feb 02, 2012 DANA POINT, CALIF. — Legendary rocker Neil Young took his campaign for higher-fidelity digital sound to the stage of a technology conference Tuesday, saying a giantRead more about Neil Young and Steve Jobs discussed creating higher fidelity audio format. #in #fb[…]

Q107 Toronto’s top 10 songs of all time… #fb From their top 500 of all time.

Q107 Toronto’s top 10 songs of all time… #fb From their top 500 of all time.

Rock & Roll’s Finest 10 Songs ever?? Below are the top 10 songs from Q107’s (Toronto) top 500 songs of all time.  Definitely don’t agree #7 should even be on this list.  The rest I guess is up for debate but overall I don’t really agree that these are the best, topmostest, rockingest, or evenRead more about Q107 Toronto’s top 10 songs of all time… #fb From their top 500 of all time.[…]