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August 17, 2011 10:00 AM Subscribe
Yonge Street: Toronto Rock & Roll Stories.
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This documentary series by Bravo tells the story of Toronto's early rock scene, when "the Devil's music" stormed Toronto and Yonge Street became an essential destination for musicians, singers and music fans not only in Toronto but across Canada and beyond.
Featuring stories and anecdotes from Robbie Robertson (The Band), Ronnie Hawkins, Cathy Young, Gordon Lightfoot, Sylvia Fricker (Ian & Sylvia), John Kay (Steppenwolf), David Clayton-Thomas (Blood, Sweat and Tears), Daniel Lanois, Skip Prokup (Lighthouse) and many others.
(note: each part is split into six clips, each of which is preceded by a 30-second commercial)