concert

The Wooden Sky with High Ends

Event Info
Event Date/Time: 
Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 8:00pm
Location: 
Republik
Licensed 18+, No Minors

New single, ‘Saturday Night’ marks the return of Toronto's The Wooden Sky and is the first single from their new album, 'Let's Be Ready’ due out September 2nd on Chelsea Records. Since the release of The Wooden Sky’s last LP in 2012, Every Child a Daughter, Every Moon a Sun, the intervening world has grabbed hold of the band, twisting and shaping the production of what will be their fourth album: Let’s Be Ready.

An Evening With Jill Barber

Event Info
Event Date/Time: 
Thursday, November 6, 2014 - 8:00pm
Location: 
Knox United Church
All Ages

At first listen, what sets Jill Barber apart is her distinctive voice. But it’s her ability to write an immediately memorable song that has made her one of Canada’s most recognizable artists. On Fool’s Gold, her 6th studio album, Jill continues to explore different musical styles, from traditional country, to jazz and Motown, though she rarely works neatly within the confines of any one genre. Instead she writes in the spirit of the Brill Building era where hook and melody reigned. “I can’t help but feel nostalgic for other eras of music.

Harry Manx

Event Info
Event Date/Time: 
Saturday, March 15, 2014 - 8:00pm
Location: 
Festival Hall

Harry Manx has been dubbed an “essential link” between the music of East and West, creating musical short stories that wed the tradition of the Blues with the depth of classical Indian ragas. Once again, Harry brings these stories on the road with him.

Kim Churchill

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Event Date/Time: 
Sunday, April 13, 2014 - 8:00pm
Location: 
Festival Hall

Having completed international dates as the hand-picked support act on Billy Bragg’s epic Tooth and Nail tour, and headlined his own show at London’s Borderline; Australian musical nomad Kim Churchill is set to release his new album Silence Win on April 1st via Fontana North. Silence Win Kim Churchill’s 3rd studio effort was produced by Warne Livesey (Midnight Oil, Matthew Good). This album was recorded in the summer of 2013 in Ucluelet on Vancouver Island and is the first time Kim has entrusted a producer to hold the creative reigns.

Zucchero

Event Info
Event Date/Time: 
Sunday, March 23, 2014 - 8:00pm
Location: 
Jack Singer Concert Hall
All Ages

Zucchero, one of Italy’s biggest musical stars, is set to perform in Calgary in the Jack Singer Concert Hall at the EPCOR Centre for Performing Arts on Sunday March 23, 2014. Born Adelmo Fornaciari, Zucchero has sold more than 40 million albums and won the hearts of fans around the world with his blend of rock, blues and gospel music. In a career spanning four decades, he has built up an international profile by collaborating with artists such as Bono, Sting, Queen, Luciano Pavarotti, Miles Davis, Brian Wilson, Joe Cocker, Stevie Ray Vaughan and Eric Clapton.

The Neighbourhood

Event Info
Event Date/Time: 
Friday, March 28, 2014 - 7:00pm
Location: 
MacEwan Ballroom
All Ages

In early 2012 a mysterious band appeared online. The group, The Neighbourhood, revealed no biographical information, no photos and no backstory, offering only a moody track titled "Female Robbery." Fans and the press were confounded, scouring the Internet for any information that might lead them to the identity of these musicians. Pieces of the puzzle, some reflecting reality and some not so much, began to emerge. Although The Neighbourhood's identity remained hazy, it became clear that the music they were making felt transformative to critics and fans alike.

Kim Churchill

Event Info
Event Date/Time: 
Saturday, April 12, 2014 - 8:00pm
Location: 
Ironwood Stage & Grill

Having completed international dates as the hand-picked support act on Billy Bragg’s epic Tooth and Nail tour, and headlined his own show at London’s Borderline; Australian musical nomad Kim Churchill is set to release his new album Silence Win on April 1st via Fontana North. Silence Win Kim Churchill’s 3rd studio effort was produced by Warne Livesey (Midnight Oil, Matthew Good). This album was recorded in the summer of 2013 in Ucluelet on Vancouver Island and is the first time Kim has entrusted a producer to hold the creative reigns.

Royal Wood

Event Info
Event Date/Time: 
Saturday, June 28, 2014 - 8:00pm
Location: 
Theatre Junction Grand
All Ages

The time has finally arrived for the release of Royal Wood’s new album, THE BURNING BRIGHT. The album is mixed, mastered and ready to be released on March 4th 2014, with new single ‘Forever and Ever’ out now. In honour of the release Royal Wood will tour Western Canada and Ontario over January and February and continue to tour into the spring/summer with more dates to be announced, including a date in Calgary at Theatre Junction GRAND on June 28.

Harry Manx

Event Info
Event Date/Time: 
Friday, March 14, 2014 - 8:00pm
Location: 
Festival Hall

Harry Manx has been dubbed an “essential link” between the music of East and West, creating musical short stories that wed the tradition of the Blues with the depth of classical Indian ragas. Once again, Harry brings these stories on the road with him. A successful touring performer, Manx has brought his “breathtaking” solo shows across Canada and into the USA, Australia, and Europe. He has appeared at many prestigious festivals, world-class theatres, concert halls and infamous Blues clubs around the globe.

The Head and the Heart

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Event Date/Time: 
Wednesday, April 9, 2014 - 8:00pm
Location: 
MacEwan Ballroom
All Ages

The Head and the Heart will make their first ever appearance on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Wednesday December 11th, performing the first single, Shake, off their sophomore release, Let’s Be Still. The following week, the band will perform Another Story on Conan, the show that gave the band their TV debut in 2011 in support of their self-titled debut. The Seattle six-piece is currently on a largely sold out tour with new North American dates announced today including 9 stops in Canada from Quebec City to Edmonton. New dates below!

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