Ricky, Author at The Panic Manual

SXSW Song of the Day: Youngr – Out of My System

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Youngr is so young he don’t even got a wikipedia page. Based off the research I have done and the video below, Youngr is a multi-instrumentalist who likes to perform his music all by himself, which means either a) he hates people b) he does not trust people to play is music c) he enjoys multi-tasking d) he has no friends Either way, it is very impressive to do all this stuff by yourself, but it takes a village my …

Burger Review: Prime Beef Double Cheeseburger, Museum Tavern

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I decided I am reviewing burgers now. I like burgers, maybe not as much as the next person, but I appreciate the complexity that is creating a delicious burger. So now I’m going to review burgers. Recently, there was a Toronto Life article where a man ate a burger for 365 days and judged his favorite burgers. It was inspiring and depressing at the same time, but you cannot deny the writing potential. After reading his article, it was decided …

Concert Review: Sampha, February 12, Mod Club

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It’s been a week and a bit since I attended the crazy sold out Sampha show at the Mod Club. Usually I’ll post my reviews of a concert in a few days, but for some reason, I was struggling to put together words for this show and many others lately. Have I hit the wall? Do I have writers block? But then I thought about it, and really dug deep within my soul and thought .. what do people really …

2017 Juno Nominees – A Deep Analysis and Predictions

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It’s February, you know what that means? It’s Juno time! Obviously no one ever thinks that but let’s just roll with it. On Monday or at some other point this week, the Grammy’s sadder cousin the Junos announced their nominees for their awards this year. Junos, as we all know is probably one of the five most important music awards you can get in Canada. Others being – Polaris – MMVAs? – Prism Awards – Panic Manual Lifetime Achievement Award …