Without Dave McMillan and company's renowned JOE BEEF, Griffintown would still be a wasteland of pitiless diners, questionable brasseries, and topless breakfast joints where you wouldn't stop to use the bathroom, let alone buy a luxury condominium across the street. The yuppies (okay, urbanites) living in downtown Montreal's southwest side should offer a libation every time they pay their mortgage. Oh, and Dave also happens to be one of the best chef's in Canada. Maybe anywhere. Continue reading
Tonight's guest is a young man whose face is easily recognizable amid the clatter of strobing parties, lost summers, and the little known (but well received) Who is K.K. Downey?, a madcap romp about fame, lies and the true cost of success. Continue reading
"They fall, they are torn, they rise, they walk again."* Kate Puxley's art gives way to the crowding back of nature as civilization continues to infringe upon the old geography where animals still had a place within the western scope of life, instead of the packaged pets of urban existence. But it's also really cool. Join...
Viva la Democracia! Not only is Mariano Franco one of the founders of the delicious TACHIDO restaurant on Parc Ave, serving up some of the best sandwiches and tacos in the city, but he's also a filmmaker and avid collector of weirdness. He brought a sampling of his messy, frenetic, kaleidoscopic monsters for us to take...
Conspiracy in the 5th Dimension Tony Ezzy is the best kind of guest; funny without trying, never bumptious, always sincere, Ezzy is tender within and without! His live music performances have been known to channel the flamboyance of Liberace, or Elton John--but there the resemblance ends... Continue reading
Loose Leaf If you like loose leaf, you're gonna love Jimmy Zoubris. His dad practically invented it if by you understand the notion of invention to be primarily composed of stocking and selling stationary supplies on Parc Avenue for over two decades. Loose leaf! Where would we without it? And if you can't back the innate...
Heart of Darkness There are no words to describe tonight's guest. None at all. We tried! Instead, we hope you'll simply sit back and enjoy what we consider to be one of our very best episodes with a guest that was nothing but gracious and kind; your man, Stretch. Continue reading