SHOW LISTINGS for Sunday, April 30, 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-2pm> Thaller Family Klezmer Band for Jewish brunch buffet @ Free Times Café, 320 College St.
*11am-2> The Mercenaries @ Drake One Fifty, 150 York St. ~retro Rock/Soul
noon-3> Excelsior Dixieland Jazz Band @ The Rex, 194 Queen St. W. ~Jazz
noon-2> Steven Taetz and Joanna Majoko @ Jazz Bistro, 251 Victoria St. ~tribute to Ella Fitzgerald; $
2> Academy Chamber Orchestra @ Koerner Hall, 273 Bloor St. W. ~Classical; $0
2> Shevenko Musical Ensemble & Dexna Ukranian Dancers; Kate Tian; Métis Fiddler Quartet @ St. Michael’s College, 81 St. Mary St. ~eclectic Canadian cultures’ folk musics; $30
3-5> Cosmic Homeostasis @ Tranzac Club (Southern Cross), 292 Brunswick Ave.
3:30-6:30> Freeway Dixieland Band @ The Rex, 194 Queen St. W. ~Jazz; $
*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> Rod Campbell & Toronto Improvisers Orchestra perform “Terror and Erebus” by Gwendolyn MacEwan @ Array Space, 155 Walnut S.
4:30-7:30> Samantha Clayten; Eric. St. Laurent @ The Local Gest, 424 Parliament St. ~Jazz
5> Figure Walking @ Tranzac Club (Southern Cross), 292 Brunswick Ave.
5-9> Oakland Stroke @ Seven44, 744 Mount Pleasant Road ~Tower of Power tribute; $10
6-7:30> Sam Broverman with Peter Hill on keys + Whitney Ross-Barris, Ilana Waldston, Ori Dagan @ 120 Diner, 120 Church St. ~Jazz; $20/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> open mic @ Cherry Cola’s, 200 Bathurst St.
7> The Damned; The Bellrays @ Phoenix Concert Theatre, 410 Sherbourne St. ~indie; $
7> Without Waves @ Coalition, 282 Augusta Ave. ~indie; $
7-9:30> Autobahn @ The Rex, 194 Queen St. W. ~Jazz; $
7-9:30> Millan & Faye @ Jazz Bistro, 251 Victoria St. ~opera comedy; $
7> Annie Bonsignore & guests @ Free Times Café, 320 College St. ~Jazz/Pop
7:30> Phil Albert @ Tranzac Club (Southern Cross), 292 Brunswick Ave.
*8> jam/open mic with backline & host band Meg and the Scene @ The Antler Room, 146 Front St. W.
8> Zuze @ Cameron House (front), 408 Queen St. W.
*8> open mic with Kyle @ The Cavern Bar, 76 Church St.
8> “Sooziepalooza” with Jay Aymar; Sahra Featherstone + jam to follow @ Schalangrillah, 648 Bloor St. W ~songwriters; $10-20 donation
*8-12> The Honour Roll with REMY trio @ May Café, 876 Dundas St. W. ~freestyle Hip Hop; 0$
8:30-10> Bobby Hsu’s Ob-session @ 120 Diner, 120 Church St. ~Jazz; $20/pwyc
8:30-11:30> Final Silver Dollar Show with Metz; Fake Palms; New Fries; 4/30 @ Silver Dollar, 486 Spadina Ave. ~indie; $20+
9> The Dreadful Starlings feat. Iliya Vee; Ruby Cikada; The Magnetic Revelators; Drago Did Dragon @ Bovine Sex Club, 542 Queen St. W. ~indie; $
9:30> Darren Johnstone Quintet @ The Rex, 194 Queen St. W. ~Jazz; $
*10> Horshack feat. Chris Caddell @ Orbit Room, 580 College St. ~Bluesy contemporary & classic Rock
10> Steve Ward @ 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$
2:30> Arlene Bishop live album recording celebrating Canada’s 150th birthday @ Social Capital Theatre, 154 Danforth Ave. (2nd floor) ~eclectic
*3-6> open mic with Nicola Vaughan @ Hirut, 2050 Danforth Ave.
3-5:30> Lazy Cat open stage with hosts Linda Lavender & Andy Du Rego with feature by Anne Moffat & Bob Birnie @ Bain Co-op Community Centre, 100 Bain Ave. (enter off Sparkhall Ave.) ~0$
4> The Wanted @ 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> Voodoo Walters & The Rhythm Method @ Linsmore Tavern, 1298 Danforth Ave ~R&B/Blues; 0$
416 – TORONTO ETOBICOKE
Noon-5> T-Rox Music Academy showcase @ Timothy’s Pub, 344 Brown’s Line ~eclectic
4-8> BG Rhythm Section featuring Gary Kendall + guests Terry Gillespie & Michael Fonfara @ Blue Goose Tavern, 1 Blue Goose Rd. ~Blues/R&B
6-10> Back In The Daze @ Timothy’s Pub, 344 Brown’s Line ~Pop Rock
*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.
2:30> Tim Williams @ Stone Cottage Pub, 3750 Kingston Rd., Scarborough
*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
3> eclectic jam with Roy Buchan @ Roy’s Room, 2111 Dundas St. W.
**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> Linda Carone @ Gate 403, 403 Roncesvalles Ave. ~Jazz/Blues
6> Monk’s Music @ The Emmet Ray, 924 College St. ~vibraphone Jazz; pwyc
7> Hawking; Gung Ho Catalyst; Service Delay; Colony @ Smiling Buddha Stage 2, 961 College St. ~indie
7> Another Bloody Folk Club @ Yellow Griffin Pub, 2202 Bloor St. W. ~traditional English Folk
7:30> “Muse or Monster” songwriters showcase with 2 sets: first set: students Yvanne Dandan, Connor Duncan, Cory Feigan, Matthew Kelly, Taylor Moore, second set: established songwriters Julian Taylor, Lori Cullen, Mike Evin, The Young Novelists in the round @ Burdock, 1184 Bloor St. W. ~songwriters; $15
7:45> Ivana Popovic & Perry Maher for “Eating Music Salon” @ Dundas West Arts Building Loft #501, 2466 Dundas St. W. ~original Balkan/Classical; $ donation
8> Alissa Vox Raw; She’s Come Undone; Error 144 @ Smiling Buddha Stage 1, 961 College St. ~indie
8> Teddy Fantum @ Drake Hotel, 1150 Queen St. W. ~contemporary original; $
8:30> Worst Pop Band Ever @ The Emmet Ray, 924 College St. ~Jazz; pwyc
9-1> Kalya Ramu Jazz Band @ Gate 403, 403 Roncesvalles Ave. ~Jazz
9> Uncle Dad @ The Local, 396 Roncesvalles Ave.
*10> The Mercenaries @ Dakota Tavern, 249 Ossington Ave. ~retro Rock/Soul; $10
1> songwriters showcase @ Churchill Arms, 355 Erb St. W., Waterloo
1:30> “9 To 5 The Musical” @ River Run Centre, 35 Woolwich St., Guelph ~musical theatre; $29
2-4> Unbelievably Unplugged @ Idea Exchange, 1 North Square, Cambridge
2> Folsom Prison Blues @ Registry Theatre, 122 Frederick St., Kitchener ~tribute to Johnny Cash; $25
*3-7> acoustic open mic with Scott Rhodes @ The Pick and Shovel, 30 Water St., Cambridge
3> The Music of Etta James @ The Jazz Room, 59 King St. N., Waterloo ~tribute; $25
4> Mike McDonald’s Moster Jam @ The Boathouse, 97 Jubilee Drive, Kitchener
*9-1> jam @ Ivy Arms Pub, 201 Main Street E., Milton
9:30> Romeo Sex Fighter @ Duke of Wellington, 33 Erb St. W. Waterloo
*10-2> open mic with Nathan Coles @ Jimmy Jazz, 52 Macdonnell St., Guelph
3> Wylie Harold & Radio Flyer @ Black Horse Pub, 452 George St. N., Peterborough
8-12> Keyboards @ The Garnet, 231 Hunter St., W., Peterborough
*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> Reflection @ Simcoe Blues & Jazz, 926 Simcoe St. N., Oshawa
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> open mic with Crosstown Band @ Time Out, 68 Main St., Georgetown
5> The Tradition @ 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> Lynn McDonald @ Jester’s Court, 279 Queen St., Port Perry ~Pop/Jazz
*8> acoustic open mic with Kat Vhonda @ Wild Wing Newmarket, 340 Eagle Street, Newmarket
2-6> Bay City Blues Band & guest Frank Cosentino @ Bay City Music Hall, 50 Leander Drive, Hamilton ~Blues; $7
2-5> Chris Chambers @ Lou Dawgs Hamilton, 116 George St., Hamilton ~Blues
*3> Brother Tom Finochio hosts kitchen party jam @ Rebel’s Rock, 537 King St. E., Hamilton
3> All But 5; Isolation Party; Bacon; more @ This Ain’t Hollywood, 345 James St. N., Hamilton ~Metal/Grunge/Hard-core; $
*4> open mic with Neon Moon @ Moose Lodge, 1860 Barton St., Hamilton
4:30-7:30> Steve Sinnicks @ Cat ‘N’ Fiddle, 174 John St. S., Hamilton
*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
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> The McGrath Family @ Carrigan Arms, 2025 Upper Middle Rd., Burlington ~Country
*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
**7-11> The Nomads with guest Jay Douglas @ Shore Grill, 71 Lakeshore Rd. E., Port Credit ~Pop Rock
7> Mike Score for Smiles Canada fundraiser @ Classic Bowl, 3055 Dundas St. W., Mississauga ~ $20
*8> open mic night with house band 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 ~Blues/R&B; $
*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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