Symphonically Hip — NSO Gets Strictly Hip

By David DeRocco     The musical roots of The Tragically Hip have always been deeply planted in Canadian soil, a badge of honour for patriotic fans who like the fact the Hip have always been Canada’s best kept secret. However, the seeds of the idea for an upcoming...

PTSD – A SOLDIER’S STORY

By David DeRocco                  Determining the true human cost of war is not as simple as totalling the number of military and civilian lives lost in the conflict. Returning soldiers – and in truth, all active military personnel fortunate enough to make it home –...

CWF “HOLIDAY WISHES” Campaign 2015

CLIENT: Canadian Wildlife Federation CWF SCRIPT: “HOLIDAY WISHES” (:30) TO AIR: NOVEMBER 1 – JANUARY 5 V/O: Canadian Wildlife Federation presents, “Holiday wishes, kid style…” V1: I wish… there were more butterflies to chase V/2: I wish my school had classrooms...

Six Degrees of Paul Rodgers

By David DeRocco Paul Rodgers is one highly connected rock superstar. Not in the stereotypical “Sopranos” kind of connection, although he might very well be. More in the “six degrees of separation” kind of way, with Rodgers at the centre of an inspired universe you...

Peller Estates Goes Mobile

If you need any more proof of the concept of evolution, look no further than at these two seemingly disparate examples: the mobile food truck, and the Niagara winery. As two species often pegged for extinction in the 20th century, both the food truck and the Niagara...