Cheers to Bowie’s

Cheers to Bowie’s

This project was really fun to put together. Bowie’s owner Pat Maloney is a life long musician himself, growing up on the Ottawa band-scene, and eventually relocating to London and attending the Music Industry Arts program. Pat eventually stepped out from behind his drums, and 

Singing Mom: The Pursuit of Happiness

Singing Mom: The Pursuit of Happiness

Pursuit of Happiness, on a snowy day in almost May. I cried on the phone with my kid’s school secretary this morning. I called to say that we could not pull it together today. We all tried. There was not a lack of trying. We 

Singing Mom: Red Light District

Singing Mom: Red Light District

My daughter and I were lying in bed the other night, asking each other questions; What is your favourite animal? Cookie? Movie? “I know your favourite colour Mommy,” she said. “What do you think it is?” I asked. “It’s red!” she said excitedly. “You LOVE 

Happy (Belated) New Year: Updates for 2021

Happy (Belated) New Year: Updates for 2021

Happy belated New Year! Pandemia has us all feeling down, but here at Northwood were are optimistic about the future and new things on the horizon! We’ve got some exciting things planned for 2021, with new music from Patrick Ballantyne, Ambre McLean, Mike Celia, and 

Singing Mom: Musical Monday Mayhem

Singing Mom: Musical Monday Mayhem

I screeched at my children this morning. It wasn’t the acme of my mommy-career but any owl would have been proud. My children are prone to whining. Many are, but I can assure you, my kids whine more. Before I raised my voice, I threw 

The Jamstack: UNBOXING and Trying Out This TINY Guitar Amp.

The Jamstack: UNBOXING and Trying Out This TINY Guitar Amp.

The Jamstack is a tiny guitar amp that you can attach directly to your guitar. I was really interested in trying this for 3 main reasons: 1) I used to have a Synsonics “Terminator” guitar from Toys R Us. It was my first guitar and 

Pat Maloney’s No Bologna Omelette

Pat Maloney’s No Bologna Omelette

Those of you already familiar with Pat Maloney know what a troubadour he is. Between him playing music everywhere, and having the ability to turn any experience into a song along the way – you may just have missed the singer-songwriter’s other area of considerable 

Patrick Ballantyne – I Get Lost

Patrick Ballantyne – I Get Lost

Patrick Ballantyne has just released his new single “I Get Lost”. Check it out from your favourite location below! I Get Lost by Patrick Ballantyne