Pick Of The Day: Skydiggers

The Skydiggers, which have their roots in a duo that singer Andy Maize and guitarist Josh Finlayson formed in Toronto in 1987, were prominent members of the Canadian music community in the 1990s. Their profile’s a little lower these days, but they remain a force to be reckoned with as far as roots music goes.

Tonight, the band is in town to play a show at the Exchange (doors at 8 p.m., tickets $22). To give you a taste of what they’re like, here’s video from 2007 of the band performing “The Truth About Us”:

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