Sand in Montreal


Leaving Montreal

The radio show aired yesterday during afternoon drive time and both Christine and I were able to hear it. It went very well and we didn't think that she cut anything from the segment. It must've been about ten minutes long. I'm going to try and get the tape. I […]


Sand on the Streets

Yesterday was crazy busy. Every three hours seemed like a whole new day. I'm writing this Sunday morning Montreal time, and I will give you a few of our guerrila marketing highlights. * Placed postcards at some of the boutiques and bookstores on the very popular rue Saint Denis. * […]


Meeting Sarah Vowell

I made it to Sarah's show, but sadly she the press sheet was wrong and she had gone up earlier, not near the end. No matter, I had her gift bag sent to her and walked up and introduced myself after the show. She seemed a bit overwhelmed and admitted […]


Sand Backstage

Erik and I picked up my press pass at the Delta hotel where it seems several of the industry professionals have been set up. Unfortunately I don't have an eye for celebs, so I have no idea who we saw coming in and out of the building while we were […]


CBC airing postponed

We had a good time meeting Anne LagacĂ© Dowson Friday afternoon. She's the hostess of CBC Homerun in Montreal. CBC is the equivalent of our NPR. As things happen they had some technical difficulties with their equipment and we took a few tapes of our interview. For those reasons the […]


Hello Montreal!-with pics!

That's how I began the event, you know, like they do at concerts. First, lets go back to the set up. As we arrived, we were greeted by Dan, one of the coordinators, who said hello with a series of disclaimers. Christine Michaud and I arrived twenty minutes early. There […]