Show Time Prince and The Queen !

The Audi arrived in flawless fashion to the Grande Dame of Montreal hotels the Fairmont Queen Elizabeth which first opened it’s doors in 1958, where the only Beatles whom I have never met John Lennon and Yoko Ono had their legendary Bed-in for Peace. Upon informing the valet of the valuable goods the Audi was transporting, he picked up the phone and three of his co-workers arrived guarding the Audi as if it was a armored car. The garments bags loaded on the rolling rack were protected by the hotel staff like Fort Knocks. Why not after all the Fairmont Queen Elizabeth had seen it’s share of rockers and actors from Bon Jovi, Kanye West, to Juliette Binoche and Anne Hataway. Prince and his bands new wardrobe from Magpie fashion was being escorted to a private gold floor to remain there till such time as it was under lock down in a car headed for the venue. Once the wardrobe was securely sent off to the venue, it was time to head off to Les Voyageurs for a bottle of Woodbridge Cabernet Sauvignon armed with my two iPhones fully charged.

The count down to show time neared the text message’s and the e mail’s began pouring in the most important text message had still not arrived, that is when you are thankful that the Fairmont has staff like Kate who was on duty and kept the nerves from fraying, the after party, the fittings, and show time was nearing. Kate Good kept everyone smiling and another bottle of Woodbridge Cabernet Sauvignon arrived with a small cheese plate and steak tartare. The bottled opened and the text arrived “wardrobe at venue”, then came the call “Tim, Prince loves it, can you text me the number for your designers he wants to call them”. The legs of the wine now began to look very good, in the comfort and sanctuary of the Fairmont Queen Elizabeth. The adventure never stops at My Name is Khan.

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Prince ! That Sexy Mother——!

Under the Red Maple Leaf, after five! let me say it again, five! encores ! Prince kicked off his Welcome 2 Canada Tour leaving you feeling as if you were on the precipice with wings spread ready to take flight. It had been a long day for everyone from security team that arrived at five in the morning and was pulling a fifteen hour shift, to the guys setting up this stage who finished at half past two then came the sound check and then came showtime! Live Nation Entertainment brings the pop-funkster but to me this is just rock and roll, and Prince is here in Canada to deliver. For those who have tickets to see Prince roll his tour across Canada let me say without a doubt you are in for a treat. If you don’t like to have fun, don’t like to dance, please stay home, this is not for you. Accompanied by his entourage of ladies the back up singers, his bass, lead guitarist and drummer, Prince blew the roof off Air Canada Center. If you are inclined to head off to the exist early, don’t do it!!! you’ll miss the best part as Prince leaves plenty in reserve to bring the night to a close with music and dance in true showmen-ship of a pure live performing artist. This dude is one sexy mother——!. You are gonna love the show! Prince get’s a shout out from fashion house Magpie on Queen Street West, R Squared Cafe on Queen Street, and Lisa at Fairground Coffee House who was all excited to go to the show.

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