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producer and musician. Colin took them to Nashville, where they recorded, along with Jim Cuddy, Delbert McClinton and Chuck Leavell, In From the Cold. “I’m still surprised,” says


Dick, “that we could do something this good after such a long break.” But there’s no stopping them


now. They know what they want: to keep going, to play outdoors (they like playing at fairs), and in theatres. Just recently they played to a packed Centrepointe Theatre in Ottawa, and the Arden Theatre in Edmonton, and they loved it. “That feeling of performing is


always there,” says Brian. “You’re with the other musicians, the music, the audience, the energy, and it gets under your skin. It gives you goosebumps.” For Brian, who began singing


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as a child before he learned to play the guitar, playing is a break from his day-to-day job. “You can’t be creative in a


government job,” he says. “You’re not supposed to be creative.” Music gives him that. All their songs are original,


written by Dick. And, although Dick sings, it’s Brian’s voice that is front and centre. “You know,” says Brian,


“when we’re just being brothers, we kind of take what we do for granted. We’ve known each other forever. But then, when we see ourselves through other people’s eyes… well, that’s when we see each other’s talent.”


In From the Cold is available at most music outlets in Ottawa and across Canada.


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