Album review: Saga, Heads or Tails (1983)

ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED IN THE GEORGIA STRAIGHT, NOV. 18, 1983 By Steve Newton The heavily keyboarded and strongly percussive sound of Saga is thoroughly impressive on their latest release, Heads or Tails. Whether it's the rocking opener "The Flyer" or the more sedate "Intermission", the musicians are in top form. Guitarist Ian Crichton, bassist Jim Crichton, … Continue reading Album review: Saga, Heads or Tails (1983)

Cy Curnin of the Fixx talks paranoia and censorship in 1984

ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED IN THE GEORGIA STRAIGHT, OCT. 12, 1984 By Steve Newton "It's good fun coming up into Canada," says Fixx vocalist Cy Curnin, who called the Straight from Ottawa last week. "You notice a difference moving from America to Canada, in that the audiences are really refreshing up here. They seem to listen a lot more, … Continue reading Cy Curnin of the Fixx talks paranoia and censorship in 1984