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SAILIN’ SUNDAYS: The Rock Boat – Day 4 by Janine

Each weekend, we bring you an installment of Sailin' Sundays, a throwback to The Rock Boat cruise that BNL rocked earlier this year. Day 4 was the final day of the cruise, and Janine wraps up the day for us in this great blog! So for the last three years I have taken annual leave from work with the distant hope that I’d be able to board [...]

SAILIN’ SUNDAYS: The Rock Boat – Day 3 by Carrie

Each weekend, we bring you an installment of Sailin' Sundays, a throwback to The Rock Boat cruise that BNL rocked earlier this year. We were lucky enough to have 2 guest correspondents on Day 3!  Carrie decided to do something a little different... so take it away Carrie! 24 Random Barenaked Ladies Facts in 24 Hours I had a great time being [...]

SAILIN’ SUNDAYS: The Rock Boat – Day 3 by Jennifer

Each weekend, we bring you an installment of Sailin' Sundays, a throwback to The Rock Boat cruise that BNL rocked earlier this year. Day 3 brought another Barenaked Ladies show, and Jennifer shows us all the good stuff from that day! "I was fortunate enough to be selected to write about the above date and all the shenanigans that went on [...]

SAILIN’ SUNDAYS: The Rock Boat – Day 2 by Paul

Each weekend, we bring you an installment of Sailin' Sundays, a throwback to The Rock Boat cruise that BNL rocked earlier this year. Day 2 of the cruise was a day off for Barenaked Ladies, but that did not keep Get Barenaked reader and all-round top chap Paul Miles from filming this vlog about the activities of the day! Take it away Paul...  See [...]

SAILIN’ SUNDAYS: The Rock Boat – Day 1 by Brandy

We are lucky enough to have two reports from Day 1 of The Rock Boat (after Erika's brilliant introductory post!) In today's vlog, we hear from Brandy, who brings us her report in a very special way: American Sign Language! Take it away Brandy... See more: Sailin' Sundays [...]

SAILIN’ SUNDAYS: The Rock Boat – Day 1 by Erika

While Barenaked Ladies are taking a break from touring, we thought this would be a great time to roll out our guest correspondent reports from The Rock Boat 2015! Entitled Sailin' Sundays, for the next few Sundays we will throwback and bring you first-hand reports on all the fun and crazy times aboard the boat this past winter. We are pleased [...]

GUEST BLOG: Barenaked Fandom – by Maria

Maria shares her story of being a BNL fan throughout the years... As a chubby, androgynous 10 years old I walked into a CD store and asked the college student working there for “that CD with the ‘One Week’ song on it,” for my dad for Christmas. He wouldn’t stop singing it around the house and he only knew the “Chickety-China the Chinese [...]

GUEST REVIEW: “Silverball” by @gordonrascal

BNL fan @gordonrascal shares his thoughts on Silverball... I think Liam's review is spot on. The ELO, Queen and "Summertime" references are spot on. My random thoughts as follows... Ambient backround feel and sound by Kev, along with some of his most wicked guitar solos ever, are incredible. It makes me so happy that Kev seems to have pulled [...]

GUEST BLOG: Barenaked Ladies Prove Size Doesn’t Matter – by Patrick Lemieux

Patrick shares his experience of a very intimate BNL show! Take it away Patrick... The night before, Barenaked Ladies performed at Toronto’s Massey Hall, a venue they’ve played regularly since the early ‘90s. This time, in 2014, they were joining Canadian icon David Suzuki on his Blue Dot Tour helping promote environmental awareness and [...]

GUEST BLOG: Disc Two, An Album’s Worth Of Songs – by Patrick Lemieux

Patrick Lemieux explores some of the more obscure BNL tunes in the band's extensive back catalogue in our latest guest blog. If you'd like to write for Get Barenaked, email liam@getbarenaked.net! The Barenaked Ladies first collection of hit singles landed on store shelves in 2001, titled Disc One: All Their Greatest Hits. The Ladies were aware [...]