Thanks For The Order Of BC!

  I can’t adequately convey my happiness over receiving the Order of British Columbia. I had never been invited to Government House before and it was an honour to be one of the guests. It is spectacular and the grounds are out of this world. The Order badge is heavier than it looks. On formal occasions…

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Happy Birthday, Martha Reeves!

Happy 75th birthday to Martha Reeves of Martha And The Vandellas! One of Motown’s most successful touring acts, the group had half a dozen Top 10 singles in the mid-Sixties. They were inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame in 1995. Martha is touring the UK in August with dates in Glasgow, London, Leeds,…

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Elvis Week Coming Up!

For many years I was invited to Memphis to act as MC for Elvis Week. It was a most exciting time and I got to know Elvis’ friends and discover the respect the citizens of Memphis had for the King of Rock and Roll. If a man can be judged by his family and friends,…

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Celebration Of Life For Bobby Curtola

Chris and Mike Curtola invite you to celebrate the life of their late father and a true Canadian music icon.  Edmonton, August 2 5:30 PM Ranch Roadhouse 61 Avenue and 104 Street Tickets Toronto, August 4 6:30 PM Phoenix Concert Theatre 410 Sherbourne Street Tickets All proceeds to Bobby’s favourite charities. More information at bobbycurtola.com…

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Looking Up To Global TV’s Chris Gailus

Met up with Global TV anchor Chris Gailus for a short interview while acting as MC for the Expo 86 30th Anniversary. Photographer Zeljko Travica asked us to pose for a photo. I felt a little short beside Chris. He is one of my favourite media people and he always has time for everyone. It was…

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