If you’re a big Hip fan, or just want to go behind the incredible battle waged by lead singer Gord Downie, you’ll want to add this book to the collection.

Michael Barclay, tells the story of Gord Downie and The Tragically Hip in his new book “The Never-Ending Present: The Story of Gord Downie and the Tragically Hip.” 

 

OTTAWA, ON – JULY 11: Gord Downie of The Tragically Hip performs on Day 8 of the RBC Royal Bank Bluesfest on July 11, 2013 in Ottawa, Canada. (Photo by Mark Horton/WireImage)

 

While telling the story of Gord Downie and The Tragically Hip in the new book, author Michael Barclay also looks at the social and cultural influences that shaped the quintessentially Canadian band and its singer, who died of brain cancer in October 2017. You can expect The Never-Ending Present to hit the shelves April 3rd.

Want to check out an excerpt from the book? Read it HERE!

 

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