Archive for the 'tour' Category

Saskatoon and Cinematheque

Wednesday, May 20th, 2015

This Friday, May 22nd Nestor Wynrush and I will be the guests of Soso and Dj Chaps in Saskatoon. We play at Amigos. I can’t wait. Travis Cole will also be Djing that night. It will be fun. I can’t wait to leave this city and go to Saskatoon. Bridge city. Paris of the Prairies. […]

Video for “Saturday”

Thursday, June 12th, 2014

Last year I was lucky enough to have the experience of a lifetime: touring across Europe with my friends from Zucchini Drive. I’ve been on many tours before, but never like that one. Twenty-one cities in just under a month’s time. We drove all over Europe from Spain to Germany and (almost) everywhere in between. […]

2013 Year in Review

Wednesday, January 1st, 2014

Let’s travel back in time to a place far, far away from here. Let’s go all the way back to the end of January 2013. A much younger and handsomer Rob Crooks is getting ready to board an aeroplane in Winnipeg which will fly him away to a far-off land across an entire ocean. There he […]

May Madness

Friday, May 10th, 2013

The end of May is turning out to be a cluster bomb of great things. It all began last fall when I found out that not only is one of my oldest friends getting married to an amazing woman, but also that he wanted me to be the best man! I don’t think I’m putting […]

Take a Look, It’s in a Book: What to Read on Tour

Tuesday, January 15th, 2013

It is two weeks now until I leave on tour across Europe with Zucchini Drive, and there are still a number of things that need to be sorted out. First on the agenda: what books to bring. I always bring books on tour. That’s not to say I always read each of the books I […]

Marathon of Dope Western Canadian Tour

Tuesday, September 4th, 2012

       Aw yea, aw yea! The headline is true! Later this month Pip Skid, Dj C0-op and I will be bringing our shit-show circus on the road from Winnipeg to Vancouver and back, setting off tornadoes of chaos and terror at every stop along the way. And just to up the ante on this already […]