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The Cabbage Tapes: Vol 1

1. Barry Elmes with Mike Murley (tenor saxophone), Kevin Turcotte (trumpet), Reg Schwager (guitar) Steve Wallace (bass) and special guest Vanessa Rodrigues (organ) Barry Elmes: Drummer/ Composer/ Teacher/ Rockstar. The man wears many different hats, and many different moustaches. On … Continue reading

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April Issue

The April issue of The Purple Cabbage is up! This month features an interview with John Jay, founder and owner of The Cobourg, an interview with Toronto’s Ted Warren about blogging, his latest project, Broadview (with Mike Murley and Rich … Continue reading

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Barry Elmes Quintet “Redshift”

Ladies and Gentlemen. Barry Elmes is back rocking one of this city’s best jazz groups (and one of the city’s best mustaches). Elmes is an anomaly. It is said that he first learned to play drums by watching Ringo Starr … Continue reading

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Dressing Your Upper Lip

I know many of you have been patiently waiting for this one, so here it is: the top ten jazz moustaches of all time, according to the Purple Cabbage. Because there are so many greats to choose from, the decision … Continue reading

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