Ron Hawkins

Ron Hawkins

Ronnie Hawkins pic via Bandcamp.
May 30, 2022
by Bill King

A couple of months back, the Hawk and I talked.

December 9, 2021
by Jason Schneider

Each week, Essentials allows Canadian musicians to share the things that have helped them get through the pandemic, and why they still can’t live without them. Here are the choices of the frontman of one of our most important indie rock bands.

Photo: artist's website
August 19, 2020
by Jason Schneider

The Lowest Of The Low mainman is releasing a new album with his other posse, the Do Good Assassins. Here he reflects upon the old school recording method, the DIY business approach, his socialist beliefs, and optimism that global turmoil may bring a brighter future.

May 29, 2019
by Kerry Doole

The indie rock heroes release a new album, Agitpop, on Friday. It is the group's most overtly political work, as showcased by the righteous anger of this compelling cut.

August 20, 2018
by Kerry Doole

The Toronto indie rockers package seven vinyl records and plenty of extras in Shakespeare My Box!!, put out in tandem with Warner Music Canada. Chief songwriter Ron Hawkins explains the project and reflects upon a fascinating career in this interview.

November 17, 2017
by Kerry Doole

A heartfelt plea for men in the music industry to clean up their act leads off today's roundup of the headlines.  Buffy Sainte-Marie's activist songs, Daniel Lanois' adventurous approach, and a break-up with Morrissey also make headlines.