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Sam’s ‘Secret’ finally comes out tonight at Tranzac

Secret Songs of Sam Larkin

\ TORONTO, 150216Mo \ It’s not yet been 16 months since Toronto Folk balladeer Sam Larkin passed away, as we reported on October 29, 2013. But while his bodily flame may have gone out, his soul —his musical legacy— shows no sign of being extinguished any time soon. Last April a group of talented songwriting…

Jazz radio station gets Bluesy and Rootsy tonight

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\ TORONTO AIRWAVES & WWWEB \ It may call itself JazzFM, but the station at 91.1 on the FM dial is a pretty diverse mix of various musical styles that, when you jumble them all together, like a soup or salad, end up making something unique that, I suppose, is indeed like Jazz itself: a…

TorontoMoon.ca 150207Sa Shows for Saturday, February 07, 2015

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\ TORONTO \ Authentically capturing the angst and irony of the Pop tunes of the 30s and 40s, singer Laura Hubert and her gifted backing players, that include Peter Hill on piano, make you feel the real punch in the songs. Today they bring their time-travel musical machine to The Rex downtown for an afternoon…

First of two benefit shows at Hugh’s Room for Fathead singer John Mays happens tonight – TorontoMoon.ca 150206Fr Shows for Friday, February 06, 2015

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First of two benefit shows at Hugh’s Room for Fathead singer John Mays happens tonight \ TORONTO WEST \ Whether or not the surgery that Fathead singer John Mays was scheduled to undergo January 28 was successful in stemming the pancreatic cancer with which he has been diagnosed, he’s not going to be able to…

Jamiversaries and Stupor Bowl parties tonight – 150201Su Shows

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\ Unlike the event being obsessed over by mainstream media and bars small and large that happen to own a tv, two live music anniversary parties happening tonight are likely to live up to their hype.   But the 6 p.m. telecast of the NFL’s Superbowl will displace live music from bars where it’s normally…

TorontoMoon.ca 150131Sa Shows for Saturday, January 31, 2015

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Versatile Michael Keith, who hosts a weekly open mic at La Revolucion in the Junction area Thursdays, this afternoon appears as solo showcase performer for the brunch show at nearby Humble Beginnings. The host of that event, Nicole Coward, will visit Keith’s stomping grounds later in the day as she appears as part of a…