This is the Thing, a comedy set in a Canadian record store is now available

There’s something about the environment of a record store that makes it a natural setting for a comedy.

This is the Thing is a new series on Bell Fibre TV1 that follows Mike and Tim, two Hamilton record store employees, who want to become famous. Mike has dreams of being a standup comedian. Tim wants to be a YouTuber. There are plenty of cameos, too (B.A Johnston, The Dirty Nil, Terra Lightfoot, Ed The Sock, Sam Coffey and the Iron Lungs, and The Redhill Valleys.)

This is the Thing Canadian comedy

Here’s a trailer.

Alan Cross

is an internationally known broadcaster, interviewer, writer, consultant, blogger and speaker. In his 40+ 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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