SHOW LISTINGS for Sunday, April 23, 2022
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ON AIR / ONLINE
*3-5am> The Rock-A-Round with Slim Tim @ www.rockabilly-radio.net ~ Rockabilly tracks (from UK, repeat of Fri show, also runs Wednesdays 6-8am)
5-8> “Across The Universe” with Ken Stowar on CIUT 89.5 FM
*6, 7, 10 & 11am; 5 & 7 pm> “Sunday Morning Soul” with Johnny Max @ www.sundaymorningsoul.com ~Blues
9am> “The Hoose Radio Show” Wee Dan Hoose @ http://www.bluesandrootsradio.com/ ~ artist interviews and tracks
416 – TORONTO CENTRAL
*11am-2> The Mercenaries @ Drake One Fifty, 150 York St. ~retro Rock/Soul
12am-2pm> Robert Scott @ Jazz Bistro, 251 Victoria St. ~piano Jazz; $5
12:30> The Colleen Allen Trio for Canzona Concert Series @ St. Andrew-by-the-Lake Church, Toronto Island ~Jazz; $25
noon-3> Excelsior Dixieland Jazz Band @ The Rex, 194 Queen St. W. ~Jazz
1> Annex Academy & Studio 307 students showcase @ Tranzac Club (Southern Cross), 292 Brunswick Ave.
3-5> Michael Laderoute with Rob Fenton @ Tranzac Club (Southern Cross), 292 Brunswick Ave. ~original Roots
3> Toronto Symphony Orchestra @ Roy Thompson Hall, 60 Simcoe St. ~Classical: Mozardt & Mendelsson; $
3:30-6:30> Dr. Nick & The Rollercoasters @ The Rex, 194 Queen St. W. ~Blues; $
*4-7> Michael Brennan @ Graffiti’s, 170 Baldwin St. TO ~East Coast Rock/Blues Roots
*4:30-8> New Orleans Connection All Stars & guests @ Grossman’s, 379 Spadina Ave. ~New Orleans Jazz
4:30-7:30> Patten & McEachern Duo @ The Local Gest, 424 Parliament St. ~Jazz
5> Steve-Paul Simms 3 + Clela Errington @ Tranzac Club (Southern Cross), 292 Brunswick Ave. ~Roots/Pop
5-9> Robbie Lane & The Disciples @ Seven44, 744 Mount Pleasant Road ~vintage Rock/R&B; $10
6-7:30> David Warrack @ 120 Diner, 120 Church St. ~Jazz; $10/pwyc
*6-9> open mic with Eddy Culjak @ Fox & Fiddle Wellesley, 27 Wellesley St.
*7-1> Freefall Sundays open stage (2 songs each -signup @ 7 or pre-sign online) @ The Supermarket, 268 Augusta St.
7> Kristin Lindell; Matt Bentley @ C’est What, 69 Front St. E. ~songwriters; pwyc
7> Explosions In The Sky @ Rebel, 11 Polson St. ~contemporary original; $
7-9:30> Autobahn @ The Rex, 194 Queen St. W. ~Jazz; $
7-9:30> Jim Betts @ Jazz Bistro, 251 Victoria St. ~Jazz; $
*7-10> Brooke Blackburn @ Nawlins, 299 King St. W. TO ~Blues/Jazz/R&B
7> “Bless Your Purple Heart” @ Rivoli, 334 Queen St. W. ~tribute to Prince; $
7> That Choir @ Free Times Café, 320 College St. ~$5
7:30> Eve Goldberg & Jane Lewis @ Tranzac Club (Southern Cross), 292 Brunswick Ave. ~Folk
7:30> Colleen Allen Trio @ St. George The Martyr, 197 John St. ~Jazz; $25
8> The Doublecuts @ Cameron House (front), 408 Queen St. W. ~original Country
*8> jam/open mic with backline & host band Meg and the Scene @ The Antler Room, 146 Front St. W.
8> Hopsin; Token @ Phoenix Concert Theatre, 410 Sherbourne St. ~contemporary original; $
8> Moon Duo @ Horseshoe Tavern, 370 Queen St. W. ~contemporary original; $
*8> open mic with Kyle @ The Cavern Bar, 76 Church St.
*8-12> The Honour Roll with REMY trio @ May Café, 876 Dundas St. W. ~freestyle Hip Hop; 0$
8-10> Mr. Rick’s Ruckusjuice @ Trinity Common, 303 Augusta Ave. ~Rockabilly/Country/Roots-Rock
9:30> Barry Romberg Group @ The Rex, 194 Queen St. W. ~Jazz; $
*10> Horshack feat. Chris Caddell @ Orbit Room, 580 College St. ~Bluesy contemporary & classic Rock
10> David Madras @ Tranzac Club (Southern Cross), 292 Brunswick Ave.
10> New Grease Revival @ Cameron House (front), 408 Queen St. W.
**10> Blues jam with Bill Hedefine & guests @ Grossman’s, 379 Spadina Ave.
416 – TORONTO EAST
11am-2pm> The Pearl Motel for Jazz brunch @ Relish, 2152 Danforth Ave. ~Jazz; 0$
1:30-3> The O’Pears @ Kingston Road United Church, 975 Kingston Rd. ~a cappella Folk; $20
*3-6> open mic with Nicola Vaughan @ Hirut, 2050 Danforth Ave.
4-8:30> SongTown presents: Mike McKenna’s Hoser Blues party & 71st birthday with Steven Ambrose, Cathy Young, Lynne Mulhall, David Morrison, Stephen Court backed by Slidewinder Band + sets by Pat Little; Pete Otis @ Black Swan Tavern, 154 Danforth Ave. ~Blues; $10
4> Quique Escamila @ Castro’s Lounge, 2116 Queen St. E.
*4:30-8:30> Rock/Blues jam with William A. Miller’s Black Bear All-Stars @ Black Bear Pub, 1125 O’Connor Drive
4:30-8:30> jam with The Two Fours @ The Peppery Cat, 1953 Queen St. E.
7-11> Dan McKinnon @ Linsmore Tavern, 1298 Danforth Ave ~R&B/Blues; 0$
4-8> BG Rhythm Section featuring Gary Kendall + guests Tim Williams & Al Lerman @ Blue Goose Tavern, 1 Blue Goose Rd. ~Blues/R&B
4-7> The Sunday Sinners featuring Michael Theodore @ Timothy’s Pub, 344 Brown’s Line ~classic Soul; $
7> John Wozniak; Jonny Porter; Sleeping Lies; RA Hargrave; Jordan Randall; Black Oubliette @ The Rockpile, 5555 Dundas St. W. ~songwriters; $
*10-2> jam with Rebecca Matiesen & Phoenix @ Southside Johnny’s, 3653 Lake Shore Blvd. W.
416 – TORONTO SCARBOROUGH
*2-6> Dan Walek hosts acoustic jam @ Norm’s Place, 3439 St. Clair Ave. E.
*6-10> jam with Ron McLeod & Supernatural @ Tara Inn, 2365 Kingston Rd.
*7-11> open jam with host Gtar Live @ McGradie’s, 2167 Victoria Park Ave.
416 – TORONTO WEST
**11-2> live Jazz brunch @ DeSoto’s, 1079 St. Clair Ave. W.
11-1:30> Jorge Maza & Pancho Galván @ Lula Lounge, 1585 Dundas St. W. ~Latin Jazz brunch
*noon-3> Julian Fauth & Ken Yoshioka @ Axis, 3048 Dundas St. W. ~Blues
* noon-3> The Cosmotones @ Dakota Tavern, 249 Ossington Ave. ~Bluegrass
2> Fred Penner @ Lula Lounge, 1585 Dundas St. W. ~songwriter; $
3-5> Peter Stoll @ Gallery 345, 345 Sorauren Ave. ~Iranian-Canadian clarinet composer; $
**5-8> John Borra & Sam Ferrara w. guest @ The Communist’s Daughter, 1149 Dundas St. W. ~Country
5-8> Chris Coole & Ivan Rosenberg @ The Local, 396 Roncesvalles Ave. ~old-time Country Roots
5-8> Anita Eccleston @ Gate 403, 403 Roncesvalles Ave. ~Jazz
6> Monk’s Music @ The Emmet Ray, 924 College St. ~vibraphone Jazz; pwyc
6:30> Slackline @ Burdock, 1184 Bloor St. W. ~spoken word
7> Another Bloody Folk Club @ Yellow Griffin Pub, 2202 Bloor St. W. ~traditional English Folk
7:45> Sibylle Marquardt and Monique de Margerie for “Eating Music Salon” @ Dundas West Arts Building Loft #501, 2466 Dundas St. W. ~Classical; $
8> Fog Lake; Hovvdy; Babylawn; Lester Brown @ Smiling Buddha Stage 1, 961 College St. ~indie
8> Night Idea; BBQ Pope; Blankscreen @ Smiling Buddha Stage 2, 961 College St. ~indie
8> Birds of Olumpus; Barq; Christian Bridges; Val Halla @ Cadillac Lounge, 1296 Queen St. W. ~indie; $
8:30> Mear video release for “The Flood”; Nigel Irwin @ Burdock, 1184 Bloor St. W. ~songwriters; $10
8:30> Somewhere There @ The Emmet Ray, 924 College St. ~Jazz; pwyc
9-1> Levi Collins Trio @ Gate 403, 403 Roncesvalles Ave. ~Jazz
9> Tich Maredza @ The Local, 396 Roncesvalles Ave. ~Zimbabwean Roots
*10> The Mercenaries @ Dakota Tavern, 249 Ossington Ave. ~retro Rock/Soul; $10
1> songwriters showcase @ Churchill Arms, 355 Erb St. W., Waterloo
1> Grand River Blues Society youth legacy showcase @ The Boathouse, 97 Jubilee Drive, Kitchener ~original Blues; $
2-4> Traditional English Music Folk Sessions @ The Argyle Arms, 210 King St. E., Cambridge
2-4> Classical guitar open mic with Open Mic Guild for Classical Guitar @ Idea Exchange, 1 North Square, Cambridge.
*3-7> acoustic open mic with Scott Rhodes @ The Pick and Shovel, 30 Water St., Cambridge
4> Monster jam with Mike McDonald @ The Boathouse, 97 Jubilee Drive, Kitchener
7:30> The Treble; Howl Said the Wolvs; Nine Times Over @ Maxwell’s Music House, 220 King St. N., Waterloo ~indie; $
*9-1> jam @ Ivy Arms Pub, 201 Main Street E., Milton
*10-2> open mic with Nathan Coles @ Jimmy Jazz, 52 Macdonnell St., Guelph
*3-6> Chris Stapley & Earl Johnson @ Ridges Pub, 776 Liverpool Rd., Pickering ~acoustic Blues/Rock
*3:30-7:30> Jon McCann & JD Bass host jam @ West Shore, 893 Bayly Ave., Pickering
4> Buttercup; Pete and Susan @ Simcoe Blues & Jazz, 926 Simcoe St. N., Oshawa
4-7> Lakeridge Dixie Stompers @ Tartan Tavern, 555 Rossland Rd. E., Oshawa ~Dixieland Jazz; 0$
6-10> open jam with Juggernaut @ The Edge Lounge, 250 Bayly St. W., Ajax
*8> Gibran & Matt “Smokey” Wildfong @ Harwood Blues, 7 Harwood Ave., Ajax ~Blues
*10> Another Round @ Tartan Tavern, 555 Rossland Rd. E., Oshawa ~Pop Rock
**Noon> Nate Douglas & guest @ Huron Club, 94 Pine St., Collingwood
**1-3> Joe & Frank with guest performer @ Lake Simcoe Arms, 21089 Dalton Rd., Jackson’s Point ~Jazz
*1:30-4:30> Blaine Burnie, Mark Thackway & friends @ Coach House Pub, 3 Felcher Boulevard, Stouffville ~acoustic Roots
*3-7> open stage with Kevin Ker @ The Earl Of Whitchurch, 6204 Main St., Stouffville
*3-7> Daniel Davies Band hosts jam @ C.J. Barley’s, 213 The Queensway S., Keswick
5-8> Suzanne O Trio @ J. Red & Co., 341 Main St., Brampton ~Rock/Top 40 covers
*5> open mic with Crosstown Band @ Time Out, 68 Main St., Georgetown
5> The Undecided @ Copper Kettle, 517 Main St., Georgetown
*5:30-9:30> open jam with host band Faces For Radio & guest @ Crown and Anchor Pub, 389 Main St. N., Brampton
*6-9:30> The Andy Earle Trio @ Big Daddy’s Newmarket, 446 Davis Drive, Newmarket ~Blues
7-10> Laura Hubert Band featuring Peter Hill on keys @ Jester’s Court, 279 Queen St., Port Perry ~Pop Jazz with punch
7:30> York Symphony Orchestra @ Richmond Hill Centre for the Performing Arts, 10268 Yonge St., Richmond Hill ~Classical Viennese composers; $
*8> acoustic open mic with Kat Vhonda @ Wild Wing Newmarket, 340 Eagle Street, Newmarket
2-6> Bay City Blues Band & guest Bill Durst @ Bay City Music Hall, 50 Leander Drive, Hamilton ~Blues; $7
*3> Brother Tom Finochio hosts kitchen party jam @ Rebel’s Rock, 537 King St. E., Hamilton
*4> open mic with Neon Moon @ Moose Lodge, 1860 Barton St., Hamilton
4> Alex Whorms/Dana Swarbric recording release ep @ Artword Artbar, 166 Prospect St. S., Hamilton ~indie; $10/pwyc
4:30-7:30> Alfie Smith @ Cat ‘N’ Fiddle, 174 John St. S., Hamilton ~original Blues
*7> open mic @ The Wee Dram, 1831 Main St. W., Hamilton
*7-11> open Country jam with Robert Tyler @ Gladstone Tavern, 1385 Main St. E., Hamilton
*7:30-11:30> open jam hosted by Troy Harmer & The Persuaders @ The Brown Barrel, 1515 Upper Ottawa St., Hamilton
8> Weaves; The Bandicoots; more @ Casbah Lounge, 306 King St. W., Hamilton ~indie; $12.50
8:30> Patrick Krief; Ethan Paxton and the Brake Men @ This Ain’t Hollywood, 345 James St. N., Hamilton ~indie; $11.30
9-12> Adam Ostrosser & guest @ Cat ‘N’ Fiddle, 174 John St. S., Hamilton
?*10> open mic with Kim Koren @ West End Pub, 151 Emerson St., Hamilton
10> Chris Chambers @ Augusta House, Hamilton, 17 Augusta St.
2-6> Michael Warren @ Carrigan Arms, 2025 Upper Middle Rd., Burlington ~Country
Coward band featuring Harpin’ Norm Lucien @ West Plains United Church, 549 Plains Rd. W., Burlington ~tribute to Gordon Lightfoot; $20
3-7:30> Port Credit Revival @ Moonshine Café, 137 Kerr St., Oakville ~eclectic; $5
*3-6> Chris Partland @ Cuchulainn’s Irish Pub, 158 Queen St. S., Streetsville-Mississauga ~Pop Rock
3:30> James Anthony @ Abbey Arms, 481 North Service Rd., Oakville ~Blues
4-7> Glenn Groves @ The Purple Heather, 3600 Dundas St. W., Burlington ~Country
*4:30-8> Chuck Jackson’s All Stars @ Roc’n Doc’s, 105 Lakeshore Rd. E., Port Credit ~Blues
**5:30-8:30> The Stew @ Mulligan’s, 2458 Dundas St. W., Mississauga ~R&B/Rock
Shore Grill, 71 Lakeshore Rd. E., Port Credit ~Pop Rock
featuring Mike Shotton, Tim & Dave Johns @ Black Swan Burlington, 4040 Palladium Way, Burlington
9-1> D’Eve Archer Trio @ Roc’n Doc’s, 105 Lakeshore Rd. E., Port Credit ~R&B/Soul; $
*10:30> Adam Cooke & The Adams Family @ The Dickens, 423 Elizabeth St., Burlington
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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