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Craft Brew Talk With The Other Andrew Murphy Of Unfiltered Brewing Fame

Craft Brew Talk With The Other Andrew Murphy Of Unfiltered Brewing Fame

By Phil DeMont

Meet Andrew Murphy – Unfiltered Brewing

Having a beer at the taproom of Unfiltered Brewing on North Street is more a philosophical experience than a good ol ‘ Nova Scotia elbow-bending session.

Think 1950s Minimalism.

The room might not be on the level of a Frank Stella painting.

Still, small, artistic black-and-white photographs dot the walls of the bar. The iron lattice across the top third of the wall feeds the stark motif. The style is well-appointed.

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Why Haligonian Raised Andrew Machum Is Marching Into The Same Big Leagues As Anne Murray & Denny Doherty

Why Haligonian Raised Andrew Machum Is Marching Into The Same Big Leagues As Anne Murray & Denny Doherty

By Andrew Macdonald

Why Halifax-raised Andrew Machum, 23 Marches Into The Same Big Leagues As Anne Murray and Denny Doherty

With multi-million YouTube views, 23-year old Haligonian raised musician Andrew Machum is on the cusp of international stardom.

Now living in Toronto, and having spent a year at a record production studio in Hollywood, Machum has just released two new songs: Aptly named  Winter & Far Away Places – he self-produced and engineered the two singles from his music studio in his Toronto apartment.

It is a new music genre for Machum as he branches out into alternative acapella.

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Encore: Why You Might See More Of Anne Murray In Halifax

Encore: Why You Might See More Of Anne Murray In Halifax

Further to the mention of crooner Anne Murray in the Andrew Machum piece, to give you an idea of the news scoops & exclusive news articles we like to tell, here is a story not reported in other media – which ran in The Notebook last June.

By Andrew Macdonald

Anne Murray, who turned 74 on June 20, is going to be around Halifax more often, The Macdonald Notebook understands.

No, the former singer isn’t giving a concert at Scotiabank Centre/Metro Centre, having retired a decade ago from performing. Instead, the Springhill native has set her sights on buying a home in the fair City of Halifax.

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MacPolitics: Peter MacKay As Prime Minister Patronage King Would Name Rick Perkins To Senate

MacPolitics: Peter MacKay As Prime Minister Patronage King Would Name Rick Perkins To Senate

By Andrew Macdonald

Patronage King Peter MacKay: As PM Rick Perkins Would Become A Senator

You read it here first.

Should Peter MacKay win the Conservative leadership race, and if he were to become prime minister, it’s a guarantee that he would ‘call’ Top Tory Rick Perkins to the Senate.

With lifelong ambitions to go to the nation’s capital, Perkins would finally get his wish.

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