I'm currently conducting interviews and doing archival research on the local music scene in Toronto in the 1950s and 60s, especially as found on Yonge Street and in Yorkville Village.
Here are links to some of my earlier work:
When The Blues Came To Yorkville Maple Blues Newsletter, January 2020: 4-5
Miranda Sings (Badly): A YouTube Star Mediates Adolescence Paper given at International Association for the Study of Popular Music - Canada and U.S. Chapter Meeting. Calgary, Alberta. May 28, 2016.
Lou Reed's 'Ostrich' Tuning as an Aesthetic Point of Articulation Rock Music Studies, 3:2, 148-156 (2016)
Bob Dylan's 'Like A Rolling Stone': Vocal Performance and Speech Intonation Oral Tradition 22/1 (2007): 84-98.