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Lucky to Have Edo By My Side

                                      At it again, Edo Peled’s Electric Ego has pulled my heart...


Traipsing Thailand with Duncan Griffiths – Part I

My name is Duncan. Often Dunk…Daffy Dunk, Duncan Disorderly, Mr. D, Dunk-Funk, Dunk-Show, D-Show…a man with a mildly uncommon name, yeah. Met one other Duncan-that was in Hali – he...


Melodic Movement of Emotions – Movement IV

  The strings vibrate through my body Filling me up with tears that can’t fall A hope that can’t quite jump the hurdle A happiness that is always ’round the...


Melodic Movement of Emotions – Movement III

  Where does it all hide The emotions I want Secluded from the vacant front Trying to pass as human Making it through the day   I hide behind the...


Melodic Movement of Emotions – Movement II

Emotions stutter Hard to emit Like the sun bouncing off the moon...


Melodic Movement of Emotions – Movement I

Folk tunes hypnotize Some produce melancholia Others jubilance Wit and humour spread like peanut butter Pain and misery like jam Swirling together like the clouds of a starry night Muddled,...


The Wonderful Amy Wallace – Classics and Arias

I’ve said it before, and I’ll say it again: Amy Wallace is a shining light in a bleak world.     This wonderfully vivacious soprano just recently released her ‘Classics...


“Sally” – New Song and Video from Electric Ego!

  This warm winter has been a fruitful one for Electric Ego (Edo Peled), with several song releases, and a video drop for his lusty lyric, ‘Sally‘.     Like...


City Stills

A very early morning shoot in downtown Toronto. Photos courtesy of Leclair Studios  ...


Cloud Bath

  I remember that Saturday afternoon still, the bugs in the park, the heat, the cheap Korean beer in my hand. I was on my own. My sort-of-girlfriend at the...


Homesick? Sick of Home?

Homesick? Sick of Home? Home soft pale skin tan lines on summer feet chipped nail polish and frayed cuticles hair like a halo of blood eyes that have wept too...


Edo Peled – The Thoughts of An Electric Ego

Some time ago, I was given the great pleasure of sitting out on the patio of the Black Irish, here in Toronto, with my dear friend Edo Peled. Over a...


Barnaby Jones: Part II

II   Ande a Greate hearte thundered in the voide saying: “seake pater, ande alle that woulde be…. sprange forthe.”    hayte and amore bothe as woeful and brighte and...


Spitting Image

Spitting Image Drops patter with pity upon the window In time with my beating heart Well-suited for such a sensitive scene Reflections of this nature Merit nothing finer Than a...


Summer’s Last Pride 2015

I went for a stroll along Lake Ontario, and through High Park. A little early September stroll, where everything, and everyone was taking advantage of the last few warm days...


Barnaby Jones (Part I)

Barnabyjones I   He looked up at Sparky, who was now covered in crazy pink tiger stripes. He looked up on them all on that last dawn. His robots: all...


“All I Do” – Edo Peled

Rocking in retro style, Edo Peled AKA Electric Ego, mixes sweet synth with punchy poetry in a gritty love song, chalk full with all the conflict of a real relationship:...


Men’s Issues Group CAFE Condemns Threats Targeting Feminists and Women

The Canadian Association for Equality (CAFE) and the U of T Men’s Issues Awareness Society (UTMIAS) condemn in the strongest possible language threats of violence targeting feminists and women at...


…She’s The Closest Thing To Magic… – Edo Peled

Electric Ego, AKA: Edo Peled, the best mix of musical past and hopeful future, has released two of four singles from his EP ‘All I Do’. The most powerful of...


YES

Yes, I could have all the answers, and all the world on its knees for what seems to be perfection, devoid of any quality humbled before this altar Yes, I...