Montreal Simon: Stompin’ Tom Connors and the Con Stooges

It was a wonderful Canadian moment.One of my Canadian heroes, Romeo Dallaire, talking about another of my heroes, the late great Stompin' Tom Connors.Telling Evan Solomon about the day when him, his U.N. soldiers, and about 200 civilians were in a Rwandan hotel under heavy enemy fire.How he played Stompin' Tom's song The Blue Berets, ...

Cowichan Conversations: Stompin’ Tom Connors Has Moved On

Richard Hughes-Political Blogger This has been a helluva a week for good folks dying. Yesterday Hugo Chavez and today Canada’s folk legend Stompin’ Tom Connors. His stories are so many and so rich that they will live on along with his music. Canadian Press had this to say. Canadian country-folk legend Stompin’ Tom Connors died ...