Hidden Cameras–Coming to a Billboard Near You?

Published by PETA.

Yesterday, the enormously talented (and playfully goofy, but more on that in a minute) singer/songwriter Joel Gibb of the indie band The Hidden Cameras was in Ottawa to unveil a billboard reminding everyone that “Canada’s Club Scene Sucks.”


Joel Gibb


While other compassionate celebrities have opted to wear our seal T-shirt to point out that the annual massacre of baby seals is a big, bloody blot on Canada’s reputation, Joel got into the spirit of things by donning our seal costume for the unveiling (well, part of it, anyway).


Joel Gibb


To read more about what Joel thinks of the seal slaughter, check out his interview with Exclaim!

Or you could check him out in concert—The Hidden Cameras are currently on tour. (No word yet on whether Joel will be performing in a seal costume.)

Written by Heather Drennan

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