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The Tragically Hip

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Family Band: 5-minute Hip Doc

In this short documentary about The Tragically Hip, director David Battistella uses a split-screen and acid-etched colours to distil the iconic Canadian band’s essence. After decades together, through hotels, highways, gigs and recording sessions, The Hip’s members have forged a powerful brotherhood. "These guys are my life partners,
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Tragically Hip Live On This Blog

My favourite band, The Tragically Hip, have posted their entire 08/08/2009 concert at Abbotsford Entertainment and Sports Centre in Abbotsford, BC, on their YouTube page. Here's the entire show.  And here's my Tragically Hip page. New Orleans is SinkingThe Depression SuiteIn ViewGift ShopAhead By A CenturyMorning MoonPoetsIt's a
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Start the Fireworks

Driving home tonight, I heard The Tragically Hip's "Fireworks". I love that song, and it always makes me think about hockey.  Here's the opening verse. If there's a goal that everyone remembers, It was back in ol' 72We all squeezed the stick and we all pulled the trigger and all
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