Karen Carpenter’s (of The Carpenters) isolated vocals for The Beatles’ Ticket To Ride

http://youtu.be/7OEgz-t5ZFg When siblings Richard and Karen Carpenter released their debut album in 1969, nobody could predict the enormous success they would achieve throughout the next...

Canadian arts/media job posts for July 24, 2013

CBC are looking for an enthusiastic self-starter to provide effective administrative support and project coordination to the Executive Director, Total Rewards, Wellness and Compliance. Metro...

Paul McCartney’s isolated vocals from The Beatles’ Eleanor Rigby

Paul McCartney came up with the melody of "Eleanor Rigby" as he experimented with his piano. However, the original name of the protagonist that...

Alex Lifeson’s isolated guitar from Rush’s “Tom Sawyer”

http://youtu.be/sKAsTpGUOQo Alex Lifeson describes his guitar solo in "Tom Sawyer" in a 2007 interview: "I winged it. Honest! I came in, did five takes, then went...

Marvin Gaye’s “I Heard It Through The Grapevine” Isolated Vocals

http://youtu.be/87FjkqtK67o Originally recorded by Smokey Robinson & the Miracles in 1966, that version was rejected by Motown owner Berry Gordy, who told Whitfield and Strong...

Canadian arts/media job posts for July 15, 2013

TIFF, a vibrant not-for-profit arts organization, is accepting applications for the paid, full-time contract position of Communications Intern. SONiC FM in Vancouver is looking for...

The Beach Boys’ Please Let Me Wonder Isolated Vocals

http://youtu.be/m1rd9I_Wk6I The song was the B-side of the single "Do You Wanna Dance?" which was released by The Beach Boys in 1965 through Capitol Records....

Isolated Izzy Stradlin guitar track for Guns N’ Roses’ Welcome To The Jungle

http://youtu.be/rUSFOxhxtLI Everything is played by Izzy, excepted the two solos - those are played by Slash.

Canadian arts/media job posts for July 11, 2013

CBC Radio in Iqaluit, Nunavut has an opening for a Reporter/Editor. Turtle Island Staffing has a client looking for a Communications Officer (Bilingual) based in...

Farrah Fawcett On Using Her Stilettos To Scare Off a Thief

http://youtu.be/8Eskff0RUQ8 In the latest episode of Blank on Blank by PBS Digital Studios, Farrah Fawcett describes “a cab-ride-turned-mugging in New York City” and how she...

James Brown Talks About Respect, Conviction, And Ronald Reagan In 1984 Interview

http://youtu.be/pB5pMBkjaZ4 "Black is not a color; it's an attitude. It's the attitude of independence, respect and dignity." - James Brown To wander through the myriad of...

Canadian arts/media job posts for July 4, 2013

Top Drawer Creative is currently seeking an experienced Media Strategist with strong Media experience but not without good knowledge or experience in an agency...

Canadian arts/media job posts for June 26, 2013

Bell Media in Toronto is looking for a CTV News Channel Assignment Editor. Hydro Ottawa is looking for a Manager, Media and Public Affairs. Bell Media...

Billy F Gibbons’ isolated guitar parts in ZZ Top’s “La Grange”

http://youtu.be/nPklJgVqoPY ZZ Top's "La Grange" is from their album Tres Hombres, released in 1973. One of their most successful songs, it was released in 1973...

Canadian arts/media job posts for June 17, 2013

Paquin Entertainment Group has an opening for a Marketing Administrative Assistant in Toronto. The Art Gallery Of Hamilton is looking for a Lead Festival Assistant...

Jimi Hendrix “All Along The Watchtower” Isolated Guitar Track

One of the greatest cover songs of all time, The Jimi Hendrix Experience began to record their cover version of Dylan's "All Along the...