SHOW LISTINGS for Wednesday, June 07, 2017
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*6-8pm> The Rock-A-Round with Slim Tim @ www.rockabilly-radio.net ~ Rockabilly tracks (from UK, repeat show from previous Friday)
416 – TORONTO CENTRAL
5> Gordon Shawcross @ Graffiti’s, 170 Baldwin St.
*5:30> Kama House Band @ Kama, 214 King St. W. ~Jazz
6-8> Laura Hubert Duo @ 120 Diner, 120 Church St. ~Jazz; $10-20/pwyc
6:30> Tune Town @ The Rex, 194 Queen St. W. ~Jazz; $
**7 (7 p.m. sign-up open stage at 8) with 9 p.m. feature by Taivi Alexander @ Fat Albert’s, 25 Cecil St. (Steelworkers Hall) ~songwriters
7> Okilly Dokilly; more @ Hard Luck Bar, 772 Dundas St. W.
*7> Jim Heineman Trio @ Nawlins, 299 King St. W. ~Jazz
*7-10> Blues jam with Mark Stafford & Ken Yoshioka @ Alleycatz, 2409 Yonge St.
7:30> Barnes Courtney @ Velvet Underground, 508 Queen St. W. ~contemporary original; $
7:30> Troubleshooting & guests @ Tranzac Club (Southern Cross), 292 Brunswick Ave. TO
**8-12> Girls Night Out Jazz singers’ jam with Lisa Particelli, Peter Hill et al @ 120 Diner, 120 Church St. ~$10-20/pwyc
8> Scott B & Yawn Temiseva @ Graffiti’s, 170 Baldwin St. ~songwriters; $?
8> Trinity Piano Composers recording release @ Ernest Balmer Studio, 9 Trinity St. ~contemporary original; $15 includes album
8-11:30> Inna Powell; James King; Drea @ Supermarket, 268 Augusta Ave. ~original Roots; $5
8-10:30> Stevey Ross’s Blue Mambo Swing @ Jazz Bistro, 251 Victoria St. ~Jazz; $
8> Brother Ali; Sa Roc; Last Word; Sol Messiah @ Adelaide Hall, 250 Adelaide St. W. ~indie; $
8> SpitVizion @ Nocturne, 550 Queen St. W. ~original Hip Hop; $10
8> Flame @ Free Times Cafe, 320 College St. ~spoken word
8:30> Ha Ha Tonka; Trapper Schoepp @ Horseshoe Tavern, 370 Queen St. W. ~indie; $
8:30> Carlos Da Costa @ The Cavern Bar, 76 Church St.
8:30> Jail Birds; Electric Dead; with host Scott Penfold @ Cherry Cola’s, 200 Bathurst St. ~Metal/Grunge/Hard-core; $5
9> The Digs @ Reservoir Lounge, 52 Wellington St. E. ~Funk/Jazz/neo-Soul; $
9> Killed To Death @ Cameron House (rear), 408 Queen St. W. ~contemporary original; $
*9 (signup at 8:30)> open mic with Alan Carter @ Lowdown, 276 Augusta Ave.
9> Do It For The Gram @ Set on King, 333 King St. W. ~indie
9> The Dirty B-Sides jam @ Studio Bar, 824 Dundas St. W. ~Freestyle/Hip Hop; 0$
*9-2> What’s Poppin’ indie jam @ Sneaky Dee’s, 431 College St.
9-1> open mic with hosts Aberdeen Alley Cats @ The Boat, 158 Augusta Ave.
*9:30> After Funk @ Nightowl Toronto, 647 College St. ~Funk tribute to Stevie Wonder; 0$
*9:30-2> The All Nighters open jam @ Lola, 40 Kensington Ave.
9:30> Andrew Scott @ The Rex, 194 Queen St. W. ~Jazz; $
10> Ferraro @ Cameron House (front), 408 Queen St. W. ~Country
10> Ghostlight @ Tranzac Club (Southern Cross), 292 Brunswick Ave. TO
10-2> The Sons of Jameson @ The Hideout, 423 College St.
*10-2> Blues-Rock jam with Al Webster Band @ Grossman’s, 379 Spadina Ave. TO
*10:30> The LMT Connection @ Orbit Room, 580 College St. TO ~Funk/R&B; $10
416 – TORONTO EAST
7> The Specials; The Far East @ The Danforth Music Hall, 147 Danforth Ave. ~contemporary original; $
*7:30-10:30> The BTBs @ Relish, 2152 Danforth Ave. ~Jazz; 0$
8:30-10:30> Civil Wray & Luke Roberts @ Castro’s, 2116 Queen St. E. ~songwriter
*9:30> open stage with Nicola Vaughan @ Black Swan Tavern (downstairs), 154 Danforth Ave.
416 – TORONTO ETOBICOKE
8-1> Marshall Dane @ Timothy’s Pub, 344 Brown’s Line ~Country/Pop
*9-1> open mic with Daniel Gagnon @ The Old Sod, 2936 Bloor St. W.
9-12> Space Jazz jam with singer Meagan Luchko & guitarist Kevin Bolger & band with weekly guest @ Placebo Space, 2877 Lake Shore Blvd. W. ~Jazz; $5/pwyc
416 – TORONTO SCARBOROUGH
8> acoustic jam with John Robbie @ Karl’s Sports Bar, Scarborough, 4528 Kingston Rd.
416 – TORONTO WEST
5-8> Rob Davis Blues Trio @ Gate 403, 403 Roncesvalles Ave. ~Blues
7-9> open mic with host Elspeth Tremblay @ Junction City Music Hall, 2907 Dundas St. W.
7> “Lulaworld Festival” with Candido; Jane Bunnett; Hilario Duran; conga contest @ Lula Lounge, 1585 Dundas St. W. ~Latin; $
8> Robert Silverman @ Gallery 345, 345 Sorauren Ave. ~piano
8> Emily Rockarts; Lilly Mason; Chelsea Reed @ The Painted Lady, 218 Ossington Ave. ~fem songwriters; $7/pwyc
*8> MFA open mic @ Remix Lounge, 1305 Dundas St. W.
*8-11> Fraser/Daley @ Inter Steer, 357 Roncesvalles Ave. ~original Rootsy Blues
8> Life in Vacuum; Sigil; Tunic; Dead Broke @ Smiling Buddha, 961 College St. ~indie; $
8:30> Lemon Bucket Orkestra @ Hugh’s Room, 2261 Dundas St. W. ~artsy Jazzy Rockabilly/Country/Roots-Rock; $30
**9-12> Blues Night with Julian Fauth & guests @ Gate 403, 403 Roncesvalles Ave. ~original Juno-winning Blues
9> Kayt & The Hard Folks feat. Kayt Lucas @ Orchard Bar, 1174 Bloor St. W. ~original Roots; $0
9> Astrosurf; Carlo; Ventures In Space @ Junction City Music Hall, 2907 Dundas St. W. ~surf Rock; $5
9> Kyle TS plus Three @ The Emmet Ray, 924 College St. ~tribute to Dexter Gordon -Jazz; pwyc
9> Monarch; Calcedon; Michael Xero @ The Piston, 937 Bloor St. W. ~indie; $10
9> Baked; Liam Betson; Beige; Bad River @ Smiling Buddha (lower level), 961 College St. ~indie; $
9> Mick McKenzie Band & guests @ Dakota Tavern, 249 Ossington Ave. ~ $10
9> Mike Murley @ Mezzetta, 681 St. Clair Ave. W. ~Jazz; $10
9> Lotus Wight @ The Local, 396 Roncesvalles Ave. ~Roots-Rock
9:30> Al Tuck @ Burdock, 1184 Bloor St. W. ~songwriter; $10
*10> Tanya Philipovich & Lucas Stagg @ The Hole In The Wall, 2867 Dundas St. W. ~original Roots/Blues
*10:30> Luke Vajsar @ Motel Bar, 1235 Queen St. W. ~Jazz
*8am-1pm> buskers @ Cambridge Farmers’ Market, 40 Dickson St., Cambridge
*6-8:30> ukulele jam @ Idea Exchange, 5 Tannery St. E., Cambridge
*6-9> Dano & Jaye @ Ray’s Bistro, 1475 Queen St. W., Alton ~smooth Pop/Jazz
7> Heart Beach; Ten Boy Summer; Eddy Evvy; Devin and the Dark Light @ Silence, 46 Essex St., Guelph ~indie; $
7:30> Celtic Session @ Penny Whistle, 2 Quebec St., Guelph
8-12> acoustic jam @ Anaf Club 344, 32 Gordon St., Guelph
8> The Bachynski Project; Shipley Hollow @ Red Brick Café, 8 Douglas St., Guelph ~indie; $pwyc
8> The Pick Brothers Band; Flowers For Daniel @ Maxwell’s, 220 King St. N., Waterloo ~indie; $10
8> Bonnie Raitt; Royal Wood @ Centre In The Square, 101 Queen St. N., Kitchener ~contemporary original; $72.50+
*8:30-11:30> The Gaes @ Churchill Arms, 355 Erb St. W., Waterloo ~Celtic
9-12> Richard Garvey & Mama’s Broke @ The Cornerstone, 1 Wyndham St. N., Guelph ~NS indie; $10
?*9> jam with Mike Meacher & Nathan Bulla @ Argyle Arms, 210 King St. E., Cambridge
9> Tim Louis @ Kiwi Gastropub, 47 Dickson St., Cambridge
*10> Mike Todd @ The Duke, 33 Erb St., Waterloo
*7-11> open jam with The Freacon Band @ The Beacon, 146 45th St., Wasaga Beach ~ Blues, Jazz; $5
8-12> Spirits & Splatters @ Black Horse Pub, 452 George St. N., Peterborough
8> open stage @ Dobro Restaurant, 287 George St. N., Peterborough
*8-11> Michael Bell @ The Lounge By Lignum, 442 George St. N.m Peterborough
*9-12:30> Josh Morgan & Mike Francis @ Donaleigh’s Irish Public House, 28 Dunlop St. E., Barrie ~acoustic Pop covers & originals
9> Cody Watkins @ McThirsty’s Pin, 166 Charlotte St., Peterborough
*8> open stage and karaoke with Eddy Culjak @ Boston Pizza, 20 Taunton Rd., Whitby
*8-11> open mic @ Frank’s Pasta, 426 King St. E., Cobourg
*8-10:30> open mic jam with Marty Hepburn @ Ganaraska Hotel, 30 Ontario St., Port Hope
9> open mic @ The Moustache Club, 15 Simcoe St. N., Oshawa
*10> Two For The Show @ Tartan Tavern, 555 Rossland Rd. E., Oshawa ~Pop Rock
*10> Emerson Ireland hosts open mic jam @ The Gryphon Pub, 114 Dundas St. E., Whitby
*7> open mic night with Tanya Joy Senior @ Col. McGrady’s Pub, 44 Brock St. W., Uxbridge
*7> open mic with Matt Whittmann @ Red Door Gallery, 69 Main St. S., Georgetown
*8-12> open mic with Kevin Ker @ Unionville Arms, 189 Main St., Unionville
8-12> jam with Rebelljo Band featuring Dave Girdlestone of Soul Funkshun on guitar @ Fionn MacCool’s Brampton, 11 Ray Lawson Blvd. Brampton
8> acoustic jam with Frank Logue @ Shepherd’s Crook, 86 Main St. S., Georgetown
*8:45> open mic jam with Matt Zady @ Magnums, 21 McMurchy Ave. N., Brampton
*9-1> open mic jam with Whiskey Birds @ Sweetz Lounge, 5289 Hwy 7, Woodbridge-Vaughan
*10-2> jam night with Switchbeat Trio @ Maguires, 284 Queen St. E., Brampton
7> Jason Jones Unit @ Artword Artbar, 15 Colbourne St., Hamilton ~Jazzy Bluegrass; $10
7:30> open mic with Keith Toms @ Staircase Bistro, 27 Dundurn St. N., Hamilton
*7:30> open mic with Brant Parker @ Donnelley’s Pub, 54 Front St., Thorold ~eclectic
**8-1> Boogie N Blues jam with Ian Andrews & Friends @ Corktown Pub, 175 Young St., Hamilton
*8> Brad James @ Thirsty Cactus, 2 King St. E., Dundas ~Country
8> Terrie Petrie & band hosts Country Wednesdays @ Pub Fiction, 1242 Garner Rd. W., Ancaster ~Country
*8:30> Something Country @ The Endzone, 1900 King St. E., Hamilton ~Country
9> Singalong with Judy Marsales @ Coach & Lantern, 384 Wilson St E., Hamilton ~Rock/Top 40
9> open mic with Alfie Smith @ L’Etranger on James, 109 James St. N., Hamilton
9> Dennis Ellsworth & The Mercy Dolls; Deeps; Ben Somer @ This Ain’t Hollywood, 345 James St. N., Hamilton ~indie; $
*10> Jazz jam @ Cat N Fiddle Hamilton, 174 John St., S., Hamilton
10:30> Adam Cooke & Adam Ostrosser @ Gallagher’s Bar, 69 Augusta St., Hamilton
*4:30> Adam Cooke @ SB Prime, 380 Brant St., Burlington
*6-10> open mic with host Dan Walek @ Lucy’s Seafood Kitchen, 6905 Millcreek Dr., Mississauga
*7> open mic with Gillian Nicola @ Copper Kettle Waterdown, 312 Dundas St. E., Waterdown
7> Rob Reed @ Max Resto Lounge, 2180 Itabashi Way, Burlington
*8> open mic with Jim Italiano @ Club 54, 3345 Harvester Rd., Burlington
8> jam with The Grindstones @ American House, 324 Dundas St. E., Waterdown
*8:30> The Carson Freeman Diversion @ Shore Grill, 71 Lakeshore Rd. E., Port Credit ~Pop Rock
9-1> Kevin Reid and the Dedbeats @ Roc’n Doc’s, 105 Lakeshore Rd. E., Port Credit ~Rock/Pop; $
9-1> Linda Lavender with Peter LeBlanc & Sam Sharkawy @ Moonshine Café, 137 Kerr St., Oakville ~songwriters; $10
*9> open mic with Michael Zane @ Shakers Oakville, 589 Kerr St., Oakville
Listings are organized by area in which the shows occur and within each area field shows are listed chronologically.
Listings preceded by an asterisk (*) are repeating weekly events. (Double asterisk indicates repeating event with different hosts/guest/etc.). Events preceded by question mark (?) usually take place but have not been confirmed. Admission prices followed by a slash and minus (/-) after the amount indicates door charge with availability of cheaper rates for some purchases. /+ indicates stated price is minimum.
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