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Blasts to the Past: Canada's labels dig through back catalog and discover gold

Nicholas Jennings, Billboard, 31 March 2001

THERE'S GOLD in them there vaults. Like miners digging for precious nuggets, Canadian record companies have been sifting through their back catalogs to find long-lost musical gems. Call it catalog exploitation or cultural pride, but both major and indie labels in Canada are discovering the value of their country's musical past.

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