From the monthly archives: "October 2012"

This weekend on TSN Radio’s Sport Beats show (1050 am in Toronto or online) 2-3am Sat & Sun mornings (when you’re stumbling out of the bars)…
we have on a ANOTHER Canadian rock legend on, Mr. Mike Levine from the band TRIUMPH on the show talking all things NFL and of course TRIUMPH!!!

Killer tunes as well…new stuff from THE TREWS, ILL SCARLETT, DEARLY BELOVED, GIN WIGMORE and more!!

Tune in…it’s sports, music NAKEDNESS and MORE NAKEDNESS…(and sports & music).

When Toronto’s Triumph were inducted into Canada’s Music Hall Of Fame in 2008, it was assumed they were back together and they would return to the stage…and they did….in Sweden!

Yes Triumph’s much anticipated comeback lasted just two shows; one in Sweden and one at a Oklahoma Music Festival..

To read the rest of the article head on over to themusicexpress!

Triumph bassist Mike Levine remembers getting the phone call. His band had just been inducted into Canada’s music hall of fame in April 2008, they were gearing up to play some summer dates when the call came through from their L.A agent that a promoter in Solvesborg, Sweden wanted them for his Sweden Rock Festival.

“Did we want to go…no,” muttered Levine. “But then we thought, it’s Sweden, what the heck, no one’s going to notice us out there. We couldn’t have been more wrong.”

To read the rest of the article head on over to themusicexpress!

Triumph bassist Mike Levine will guest on this week’s edition of Caffeine Bomb. Make sure you tune in at 7:00 p.m. EST on Monday, October 1st, to 91.7 FM WHUS in Eastern Connecticut, also streaming at and on your smartphone using the myUConn app.

Caffeine Bomb is hosted by Roger Lotring, an author and freelance music journalist whose work has appeared in the pages of Metal Hammer, Metal Edge, Classic Rock, Prog, Revolver, Shock Wave, Zero and Burn magazines, and at and

Roger is the co-author of “Full Metal Jackie Certified: The 50 Most Influential Heavy Metal Songs of the ’80s and the True Stories Behind Their Lyrics”. He is also the author of various CD liner notes, including the Motley Crue box set, “Music to Crash Your Car To, Volume 2.”

91.7 WHUS is a commercial-free college and community-based radio station broadcasting from the University of Connecticut.

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