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About thef3k

Danny Fournier is a marketing expert with close to 20 years working within the music industry, including 5 years with a major label. With university degrees in both Marketing and Sociology, Danny brings a unique perspective to marketing with a strong understanding of the needs of the end user and how to engage them. Along with his music and business background, Danny has worked as a corporate trainer, facilitating and write courses for corporate audiences. Danny has been commended for his facilitation skills and understanding of adult learning.

Often Forgotten Canadian Hard Rock/Metal Bands: HELIX

I grew up listening to hard rock and metal music. Often when people discuss or reminisce about those genres, they talk about the big American bands. Motley Crue, Guns N’ Roses, Poison, Metallica, etc. Rarely do I hear people talk about some … Continue reading

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Often Forgotten Canadian Hard Rock/Metal Bands: More than RUSH and Voivod

Going to shift gears this week and share a link to an article recently posted by CBC about the history of Canadian Metal. ‘We have assumed control’: the evolution of Canadian metal I’m going cut straight to the point…this article … Continue reading

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A honest T-shirt Design

Alan Cross share this photo today of While She Sleeps new t-shirt design. Not only does this shirt pretty much hit the nail on the head, but While She Sleeps has made the design of the t-shirt open source so … Continue reading

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Often Forgotten Canadian Hard Rock/Metal Bands – TRIUMPH (yes, TRIUMPH)

I grew up listening to hard rock and metal music. Often when people discuss or reminisce about those genres, they talk about the big American bands. Motley Crue, Guns N’ Roses, Poison, Metallica, etc. Rarely do I hear people talk about some … Continue reading

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How Much Of A Fan Are You?

Some people will buy a bands shirt because they’re a fan of the band’s music…others will buy a shirt because they’re…well…a poser. Jared Dines decided to out and see if the people wearing the shirts could name 3 songs by … Continue reading

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Often Forgotten Canadian Hard Rock/Metal Bands: SWORD

I grew up listening to hard rock and metal music. Often when people discuss or reminisce about those genres, they talk about the big American bands. Motley Crue, Guns N’ Roses, Poison, Metallica, etc. Rarely do I hear people talk about some … Continue reading

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Mash Up Mondays – Another “All Star” Mash Up

At this point I think it’s pretty safe to say Smash Mouth’s “All Star” can get mashed up with anything…

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