Saturday, August 27, 2016

Coming to Molson Canadian Studio in Hamilton (Donovan Woods, Chantal Kreviazuk, Scarlett and Cash)

The Molson Canadian Studio in Hamilton is known for hosting some of the best musicians around and this year is no exception.

Here's a list of upcoming music events along with some videos to whet your appetite.

October 19, 2016 at 8pm: Donovan Woods

November 13, 2016 at 7:30pm: Chantal Kreviazuk

November 19, 2016 at 8pm: A Scarlett Christmas

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Friday, August 26, 2016

Weekend Picks (August 26-28, 2016)

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Saturday, August 27

1-5pm: Preston Porch Party @ Around Beaver Street (Cambridge) FREE (Donations Accepted)

1-10pm: Three Fires Homecoming Pow Wow and Traditional Gathering @ New Credit Reserve (Hagersville) $5

2pm: James Anthony Band/Jay Douglas @ Black Swan (Burlington)

2pm: Brant Parker Band and Dylan Wickens @ Donnelly's (Thorold)

2:30pm-12:30am: KW Freshtival @ Maxwell's Concerts (Waterloo) $30

7pm: Tribute to the Ladies of Soul ft Karen Durant and Bonnie Franklin (Fundraiser) @ Lincoln Alexander Centre (Hamilton) $40

8pm: Elvis: Tupelo to Vegas @ John Elliott Theatre (Georgetown) $35

8pm: Lia Granger and Fin de Fiesta Flamenco @ Pearl Company (Hamilton) $20 /$15 students/seniors/un(der)waged

9pm: Skirt Check @ Sarcoa (Hamilton) $10

9pm: Sound One/Danny Rebel and the KGB/DJ Boss Chops @ Casbah (Hamilton) $10

9pm: Jerome Godboo Band @ Moonshine Cafe (Oakville) $10

9pm: Herman's Hermits Starring Peter Noone @ Niagara Fallsview Casino Resort $25+

9pm: Peter Temple and The Cornerstones @ Rhapsody Barrel Bar (Kitchener)

9pm: Selina Martin and Big Baby @ The Boathouse (Kitchener) $10

9:30pm: Queen Flash - Tribute to Queen and Fundraiser @ Corktown (Hamilton)

9:30pm: Niagara Rhythm Section/Joel Johnson @ Old Winery (Niagara on the Lake)

Sunday, August 28

12:30am: Ensemble! TV Show w Shawn Brush and Jerry Johnson @ Cable 14 (Hamilton)

10am-6pm: Winona Peach Festival @ Winona Park

11am-8pm: Guelph Ribfest @ Riverside Park

12-11pm: Greenbelt Harvest Picnic @ Christie Lake (Dundas) $79.50+

12-5pm: Waterloo Busker Carnival @ City Hall

12-5pm: Woodstock Fair @ Woodstock Fairgrounds $10

1-5pm: Three Fires Homecoming Pow Wow and Traditional Gathering @ New Credit Reserve (Hagersville) $5

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Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Hamilton's The Redhill Valleys Debut With Dazzling, Compelling Album!

Hamilton Americana Rock trio, The Redhill Valleys are a musical force to be reckoned with.  Their debut
self-titled album is packed with dazzling vocals with divine harmonies united with compelling instrumentation.

Folk, pop, soul and rock all mingle to form an impressive sound that goes way beyond typical country.  Strong songwriting and vitality make this quite an uplifting, inspiring endeavor.

CD's are available at their live shows and through their online shop.  It can be downloaded via Bandcampcdbaby and iTunes too!

Stream the album below

Blast from the Past: The Redhill Valleys on CHCH and More

Links: The Redhill Valleys, More Redhill Valleys StoriesMore Releases, Videos above courtesy of The Redhill Valleys

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Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Locke Street Festival 2016 Packed With Amazing Music! Come on Down Sept 10!

The Locke Street Festival always has amazing music and this year is no exception!  Come on down on September 10, 2016 and have some fun! IT'S FREE!!!

Check out the schedule (including some videos) below.

The Judy Marsales Stage

11am Uncorked
1pm Caroline Wiles and Bob Doidge
3pm Jude Johnson Band
5pm Chris Chambers Band

Links: Chris ChambersMore Chris Chambers StoriesVideo above courtesy of Andrea Cassis

Picks and Sticks Stage

11am Picks and Sticks Kids
11:45am Refracter
12:15pm Carissa and Danielle Doel
1pm The Retroaction (Acoustic)
2pm Ethan Paxton Band
3pm Dan Edmonds
4pm Matty Simpson
5pm Fiction and Guests
6pm Dave Rave

Video above courtesy of Ragnar Heil

West Town Stage

Links: Justin DunlopMore Justin Dunlop StoriesVideo above courtesy of Liz Zlabis

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