Rock My World Canada, chapter 94: Look People

[Mike Car has created a catalogue/reference work featuring all kinds of Canadian rock and alternative releases from the past few decades. Check out his a massive volume on Canadian music history entitled Canadian Alternative & Indie Reference and Collector’s Guide. It’s an incredible discography of hundreds of bands. – AC]

Look People was an alternative rock band formed in 1985 in Toronto. They had a moderate hit in 1991 with a cover of War’s “Low Rider”, and received five CASBY Award nominations for their CD Small Fish, Big Pond. Following the band’s 1991 album Boogazm, Look People made their most successful European tour, and toured Canada twice. In 1992, Look People became the house band for the CBC Television variety show Friday Night with Ralph Benmergui, with Jaymze Bee at the helm as music director and artistic consultant.

Find out more about this artist and hundreds of other Canadian artists in the softcover edition of Canadian Alternative & Indie Reference and Collector’s Guide. Get your copy here. Follow Mike on Facebook and Twitter.

Alan Cross

is an internationally known broadcaster, interviewer, writer, consultant, blogger and speaker. In his 30+ years in the music business, Alan has interviewed the biggest names in rock, from David Bowie and U2 to Pearl Jam and the Foo Fighters. He’s also known as a musicologist and documentarian through programs like The Ongoing History of New Music.

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