Keith Pettipas

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Keith Pettipas, resides in Sussex, New Brunswick, Canada and has been employed full time by the government of Canada for the past 25 years, but has been a free-lance music reviewer since 1980. His experience…
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Keith Pettipas, resides in Sussex, New Brunswick, Canada and has been employed full time by the government of Canada for the past 25 years, but has been a free-lance music reviewer since 1980. His experience in music dates back to the late sixties when he started collecting albums then,while attending Dalhousie University in Nova Scotia, he worked for a short time as a disc-jockey with a Halifax radio station. In the early 70's he played bass with a number of Halifax bands before leaving the music scene to become a full time government employee. In 1980 Keith returned to music by contributing articles on Canadian music and artists to Goldmine magazine and other regional based music publications.. He has written reviews for a number of Eastern Canadian newspapers over the past 19 years including, the Campbellton Graphic, The Tribune, Kings County Record, The Moncton Transcript, The Telegraph Journal and the Times-Transcript. Keith has well over 6000 CDs in his collection, along with over 8000 LPs. He is a fan of the 60's music, in particular British beat, psychedelic and progressive sounds along with the Canadian 60's & early 70's bands. He is an avid collector of music and is well known worldwide, on the collector's scene.

DESERT ISLAND DISCS

In no particular order of preference:

Oldies

Mandrake Memorial- The Mandrake Memorial

The Doors- s/t

The Doors- Morrison Hotel

Rolling Stones- Hot Rocks

Beatles- Sgt Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band

Buffalo Springfield- Retrospective

Derek Dominos- Layla & Other Assorted Love Stories

Pink Floyd- Dark Side Of The Moon

The Guess Who- The Ultimate Collection

Beach Boys- Pet Sounds

Newies

Style Council- The Complete Adventures Of The Style Coulcil

Jam- Direction Reaction Creation

Julian Lennon- Photogeaph Smile

Tea Party- Splendor Solis

Sloan- One Chord Or Another

Tragically Hip- Trouble At The Henhouse