” I forgot my bass! I’m out hunting and I forgot my weapon!”

Rehearsal Factory EtobicokeBassist extraordinaire and longtime friend Mihai Zaharia is all dressed up and smiling when we meet at Starbucks on a warm, sunny Sunday afternoon in West Toronto.

It’s the 2015 summer solstice and our mood is solar: we’re about to make a record.

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Am umblat la lista.

La ‘bucket list’, cum ii zice englezu. Lista cu lucruri musai de facut inainte de moarte.

Toti avem o lista din asta – baiu’ este ca nu prea umblam la lista asta. Sta cam mult pe coltul cel mai indepartat al biroului si aduna praf.

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La inceput de 2012 am inchis ochii si am pus degetul la nimereala pe lista. S-a nimerit “faci un cintec, cap coada”.

Zis si facut.

Am  si noroc ca il cunosc pe Mihai Zaharia.

La lucru in studioul de acasa al lui Mihai Zaharia.

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** UPDATE **

Peaceful Soldier rocks The Horseshoe Tavern on March 2nd, 10 PM.

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TEXT: rock bands formed from immigrants in Toronto are hot.

MUSIC: Peaceful Soldier – Attitude (2009, demo)

RUNNING TIME: 9’26”

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