SHOW LISTINGS for Thursday, July 20, 2021
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ONLINE / ON AIR
9-10am> “The Bill King Show” with host Bill King & guests @ CIUT 89.5 FM ~Blues/Jazz
Noon-2> Blues on Rock Radio UK with Carolyn Fe
8> Ken Wallis show with tracks and interviews @ www.bluesandrootsradio.com
416 – TORONTO CENTRAL
12-1> Gray Matter for “Play The Parks Concerts” @ College Park (outside), 444 Yonge St. ~Jazz; $0
12:15> Jessica Mitchell @ First Canadian Place (outdoors), 100 King St. W. ~Pop; 0$
*5-8> Danny Blue @ Lola, 40 Kensington Ave. ~acoustic Pop
*5-9> open jam @ Steve’s Music, 415 Queen St. W.
6> Corin Raymond @ Cameron House (front), 408 Queen St. W. ~songwriter
6:30> Kevin Quain @ The Rex, 194 Queen St. W. ~moody Blues; $
6:30> Guaracha y Son @ St. James Park, 120 King St. E. ~Cuban/Latin; 0$
6:30> Jacqui Brown @ H Bar, 859 Queen St. W. ~songwriter
*7> open mic with Derek Mok @ Kensington Lodge, 21 Kensington Ave.
7-9:30> music and poetry open stage (signup at 7) @ Queen Gallery, 382 Queen St. E. ~$5/donation
*7:30-9:30> Bluegrass Thursdays with Houndstooth @ Tranzac Lounge (Southern Cross), 292 Brunswick Ave.
*7:30> Sarah Jordan & Matt G @ Alleycatz, 2409 Yonge St. ~acoustic Top 40
*8-12> Joe Bowden’s Nothin’ But The Blues @ N’awlin’s, 299 King St. W. TO ~Blues
8> Erik Bleich & Carl Lorusso Jr. @ Graffiti’s, 170 Baldwin St.
8> Mashrou’ Leila @ Mod Club, 722 College St.
8> Olivia and the Creepy Crawlies; The Lifers; Bare Sierra @ Rivoli, 334 Queen St. W. ~indie; $
8> Adelaide; Tipping Point; Peninsula; Standard Electric @ Lee’s Palace, 529 Bloor St. W. ~indie; $
8:30> John Rasky; 2 Man Submarine; The Candy Smokes @ Free Times Café, 320 College St. TO ~indie; $
8:30-1> open mic with Alicia Porter @ The Local Gest, 424 Parliament St.
8:30-12> Sonam Dorjee @ The Cavern Bar, 76 Church St. ~songwriter
9> Chris Lord Ideal @ Lola, 40 Kensington Ave. ~original Blues
9> Pin Up @ Cameron House (rear), 408 Queen St. W. ~indie; $
9> Jesse Ryan @ Poetry Jazz Café, 224 Augusta Ave. ~Jazz
9-11:30> Colin Hunter and The Anthony Terpstra Big Band Show @ Jazz Bistro, 251 Victoria St. ~Jazz; $
9> Isolation Party; Portland TV; The Slivers; Dorval; The Retroaction; The Blisters @ Horseshoe Tavern, 370 Queen St. W. ~indie; $
*9-1> Blackburn @ Jo Mamas, 317 King St. W. ~Blues
9> The Thinly Veiled Double Entendres; Cherry Hooker; Go Go By Dolly Berlin @ Stop, Drop & Roll, 300 College St. ~indie; $
9:20> Joanne Powell @ 120 Diner, 120 Church St. ~Jazz; $10-20/pwyc
*9:30> jam with host band The Regulators @ College St. Bar, 574 College St.
9:30> Rhythm & Truth Brass Band @ The Rex, 194 Queen St. W. ~Jazz; $
*9:45> Mary McKay @ Reservoir Lounge, 52 Wellington St. E. ~Jazz/Blues; $
10> Jacob Henley @ Cameron House (front), 408 Queen St. W.
10> Joe Battles @ Grossman’s, 379 Spadina Ave.
10-2> Power of Love @ The Hideout, 423 College St.
10> Collective Order @ Tranzac Lounge (Southern Cross), 292 Brunswick Ave. ~Jazz
10> Sons Of Rhythm @ Orbit Room, 480 College St. TO ~Funk/R&B/Soul; $
10> Dead Penny @ The Ballroom Bowl, 145 John St.
10> Kristy Hagerman @ Amsterdam Bicycle Club, 54 The Esplanade
*10:30> Mike Barnes @ Pauper’s Pub, 539 Bloor St. W. ~acoustic Pop
416 – TORONTO EAST
7-9> Kirsten Jones @ Relish, 2152 Danforth Ave. ~songwriter; 0$
7> Volumes; Born of Osiris; Betraying The Martyrs; Widowmaker @ Opera House, 735 Queen St. E. ~Metal/Grunge/Hard-core; $
8-12> open mic with Amber Durette & Gary Edward Allen @ Legends, 774 Danforth Ave.
8> Raindogs @ Linsmore Tavern, 1298 Danforth Ave. ~Blues-Rock; 0$
*8:30-10:30> Jerry Leger & The Situation @ Castro’s, 2116 Queen St. E. ~Folk-Rock/Country
*9:30> open jam with host Kar Wong @ Sportsters, 1430 Danforth Ave.
*10-2> karaoke with Shane Taylor @ Relish, 2152 Danforth Ave.
*10-1> open jam with host Michael Villamor @ Breakwall, 1910 Queen St. E.
10:30> Morgan @ Bier Markt Don Mills, 7 O’Neill Rd. ~Pop Rock
416 - TORONTO ETOBICOKE
9> Jupiter Hollow; more @ The Rockpile, 5555 Dundas St. W. ~indie; $
9:30> Bryan Tyrell @ The Old Sod, 2936 Bloor St. W. ~Pop
*10-2> Skip Tracer @ Southside Johnny’s, 3653 Lakeshore Blvd. ~Rock/Pop
416 – TORONTO SCARBOROUGH
5:30> jam/karaoke night @ Blue Lagoon, 2532 Eglinton Ave. E.
8-12> jam night @ The Birchmount, 462 Birchmount Rd.
8-12> Dan Walek & Shane Wiseman @ Tara Inn, 2365 Kingston Rd. ~acoustic Pop covers; 0$
9:30> High Rollers @ Black Dog Pub, 87 Island Rd. ~Pop Rock
416 – TORONTO WEST
5-8> Michelle Rumball @ Gate 403, 403 Roncesvalles Ave. ~Roots-Rock/Blues
7:30> Henrique Cazes & Candadioca @ Lula Lounge, 1585 Dundas St. W. ~Brazilian
*7:30-11:30> Marcus Walker Band @ The Station, 2457 Bloor St. W. ~songwriter
8> Laura Tremblay; openers The Naïve; Fun Fact @ The Piston, 937 Bloor St. W. ~original Rock/Pop; $
**8> The Soul Maître D’s with guest @ The Archtop Café, 2312 Bloor St. W. ~acoustic Pop
8:30> Rodney Decroo recording release; guest David Newberry @ Burdock, 1184 Bloor St. W.
9> Ed Vokura @ The Emmet Ray, 924 College St. ~violin virtuoso Gypsy Swing; pwyc
*9-12> open mic night with Anthony Abbatangeli @ DeSoto’s, 1079 St. Clair Ave. W.
*9> open mic with Phil Hood @ The Roncy, 390 Roncesvalles Ave.
*9-1:30> open stage with Jay Pennell @ Dave’s On St. Clair, 730 St. Clair West ~eclectic
9-12> Chris Staig & The Marquee Players @ Gate 403, 403 Roncesvalles Ave. ~Roots-Rock
9> Chladny recording release for ep; guests Tiptoes; Myra Maines; Shyy @ Smiling Buddha Stage 1, 961 College St. ~indie; $
9> Ill Jarvis; Alyson McNamara Band; Modula @ Junction City Music Hall, 2907 Dundas St. W. ~Funk/R&B/Soul
9> Fred Spek’s Camp Combo @ Shameful Tiki Bar, 1378 Queen St. W. ~Jazz
9> The Layrite Boys @ The Local, 396 Roncesvalles Ave. ~Bluegrass/Country
9:30> The Reposadists Quartet @ Reposado, 136 Ossington Ave. ~Jazz
10> Bad Luck Woman & Her Misfortunes @ Dakota Tavern, 249 Ossington Ave. ~Country Blues; $
6:30> open jam night @ Grand River Brewing, 295 Ainslie St., Cambridge
*7-11> Lucas Stagg @ Argyle Arms, 210 King St. E., Cambridge ~Roots-Rock
*7:30-12> open mic with K.M. Smith @ Molly Bloom’s Guelph, 91 Wyndham St. N., Guelph
8-11> Broken Spoke @ Churchill Arms, 355 Erb St. W., Waterloo ~Blues
*8> Jazz/Blues jam @ Hep Cats, 42 Erb St. E., Waterloo
*8-11> open mic with Sandy MacDonald @ Williamsburg Arms, 1187 Fischer Hallman Rd., Kitchener
*8:30> acoustic jam hosted by Mike Meacher & Vic Freitas @ Kiwi Gastropub, 47 Dickson St., Cambridge
*8:30-12:30> acoustic jam with Dennis Napper & Joe Lopez @ Fiddle & Firkin, 707 King St. E., Cambridge
9> Bad Reed; Other Moons @ Dstrct, 10 Wyndham St., N., Guelph ~indie; $?
9> Ben Malleck and Friends @ The Boathouse, 97 Jubilee Drive, Kitchener ~$5
9> jam with Miss Jaye Baxter Band @ Black Wolf Smokehouse, 139 Broadway Ave., Orangeville
9:30> The Remedy @ The Stampede Ranch, 226 Woodlawn Rd. W., Guelph ~Country
*9:30> Cory Mercer @ The Black Badger, 55 Water St., Cambridge ~acoustic
9:30> Ally Howatt @ Stampede Corral, 248 Stirling Ave. S., Kitchener ~Country
*10-2> Mike Something @ Royal Electric, 52 Macdonell St., Guelph ~acoustic Pop
**7-11> Tamica Herod & The Harbour Street Band with guest Ian Ross @ Harbour Street Fish Bar, 10 Keith Ave., Collingwood ~Blues
*7:30> Rob Phillips Jazz/Blues Trio and Marsala Likianchuk @ Black Horse Pub, 452 George St. N., Peterborough
*8> The Joe Huron Trio @ Sticky Fingers, 199 Essa Rd., Barrie ~Jazz/Blues
8> Graham Playford @ The Huron Club, 94 Pine St., Collingwood ~acoustic Pop covers & originals
*9> jam with Ted Rusk @ The Sauble Dunes, 11 Southampton Parkway, Sauble Beach
9-1> East End Trend @ Donaleigh’s Irish Public House, 28 Dunlop St. E., Barrie
9> Muddy Hack; Rich Chris; Flaws; Legal Till 11 @ The Spill, 414 George St. N., Peterborough ~indie; $5
*5-8> Nelson Denis @ Frank’s Pasta, 42 King Street E., Cobourg ~eclectic mix (Folk, Jazz, soft Rock, Latin)
*6-10> Sticks & Tones @ Fionn MacCool’s Oshawa, 214 Ritson Rd., Oshawa ~Rock/Top 40 covers
7> Joanne Shaw @ Simcoe Blues & Jazz, 926 Simcoe St. N., Oshawa
7> Cheryl Casselman Trio @ The Mill Restaurant, 990 Ontario St., Cobourg
8-11> Kilowatt Funk Band featuring Mellow Dee @ Rum Diaries, 368 Bayly St. W., Ajax ~Funk/R&B/Soul
*8-11> open mic night @ George & Orange Taproom, 67 Orange St., Cobourg
*?> jam with Darren Smith & Shayne Thomas @ The Corner Pocket, 45 Prince St., Oshawa
*9> jam @ The Wee Pub, 371 Wilson Rd. South, Oshawa
*9-2> open mic with Rich With Sin @ Gravity Lounge, 45 Prince St., Oshawa
9> Deuce @ Tartan Tavern, 555 Rossland Rd. E., Oshawa ~acoustic Pop covers & originals duo
*9:30> jam with Billick @ Harp & Crown, 300 Kingston Rd., Pickering
9:30> Jerome Godboo Band @ The Edge, 250 Bayly St. W., Ajax ~original Blues; $
*10> Karaoke with Rob MacArthur @ St. Louis Ajax, 11 Harwood Ave., Ajax
*6-8> Ben Hannah @ The Cellar, 78 Main St. S., Georgetown ~Jazz guitar; 0$
6:30> Mark Yan & Barry Mulcahy Duo @ Bolton Symposium, 192 McEwan Dr., Bolton ~acoustic Pop covers & originals; 0$
*6:30-10:30> jam with Faces for Radio @ Coasters, 55 Rutherford Rd. S., Brampton
7> Caitlin [email protected] Uncorked On Main, 72 Main St. S., Georgetown ~acoustic Pop covers & originals
*7:30-11:30> jam with house band @ 52nd St. Tap & Grill, 30 Kennedy Rd., S., Brampton
*8> open mic with host Kevin Kerr @ The Duchess of Markham, 53 Main St. N., Markham
8> Gordon Lightfoot @ Rose Theatre, 1 Theatre Lane, Brampton ~original Roots icon; $
*8-11> Jam with Jayme Lynn Reed @ Offsides Sports Bar, 200 Simcoe Ave., Keswick
9> open mic (signup starts at 8:30) @ The Barrel, 2180 Steeles Ave. W. Vaughan
*9> open mic with The Almost Cool Band @ St. George Pub, 7 Main St. N., Georgetown
9:30?> Willin and Able @ Aw Shucks, 15474 Yonge St., Aurora
*10:30> jam with Gary White & Friends @ Bryden’s, 270 Main St. E., Milton
12-1> Joe’s Garage Band @ Gore Park, King St. E. at John St. S., Hamilton
6:30> Fraser Melvin @ Mississippi Queen Foods, 635 King St. E., Hamilton ~original Blues; $
7:30> Great Canadian Duelling Pianos @ Pub Fiction, 1242 Garner Rd. W., Ancaster
8> Brisco’s Blues Revue; more @ This Ain’t Hollywood, 345 James St. N., Hamilton
8> Basement Revolver recording release for vinyl ep; gusts Grey, Water @ Casbah Lounge, 306 King St. W., Hamilton ~original Rock/Pop; $10
8:30> Chris Chambers @ Lou Dawg’s Hamilton, 116 George St., Hamilton
*9> jam with Hank & The Boys @ Tartan Toorie, 969 Fennell Ave. E., Hamilton
*9> open mic night with rotating hosts @ Coach & Lantern, 384 Wilson St E., Ancaster
*9> LMT Connection @ Doc Magilligan’s Irish Pub, 6400 Lundy’s Lane, Niagara Falls ~R&B/Funk
10> Strummers Union @ The Pheasant Plucker, 20 Augusta St., Hamilton
10> Shari, Jonny & Justin @ Cat N Fiddle Hamilton, 174 John St., S., Hamilton ~Rock/Top 40 covers
4:30> Adam Cooke @ SB Prime, 380 Brant St., Burlington
6> Adam Ostrosser & Annette Haas @ Ye Olde Squire Burlington, 3537 Fairview St., Burlington ~acoustic Pop covers & originals
6:30> Rob Reed @ Cucci Ristorante, 119 Jones St., Bronte
7> Lovely Bones; Dan Walsh; more @ Moonshine Café, 137 Kerr St. Oakville ~songwriters; $10
*7> Fraser/Daley @ Anchor Bar Burlington, 2000 Appleby Line, Burlington ~original Rootsy Blues
7> Scott Whittington @ Max Resto Lounge, 2180 Itabashi Way, Burlington
*7-10> Clarke County @ Montana’s BBQ Mississauga, 5031 Hurontario St., Mississauga ~Country
*7-11> James Anthony Band @ The Purple Heather, 3600 Dundas St. W., Burlington
*7:30> Bluegrass jam @ RCL #551 Waterdown, 79 Hamilton St. N., Waterdown
8-12> open mic with Screamin’ Evil Blues Band featuring Keith Danby @ Black Swan Burlington, 4040 Palladium Way, Burlington
8> Tom Barlow, Victoria Yeh & Chris McNeill Trio @ Shore Grill, 71 Lakeshore Rd. E., Port Credit ~Rock/Top 40 covers & originals
8> Kent MacMillan @ Bronte Sports Kitchen, 2544 Speers Rd., Oakville
*8-12> jam hosted by The Personics @ Carrigan Arms, 2025 Upper Middle Rd., Burlington
*8> Celtic Night @ Fionn MacCool’s Burlington, 2331 Appleby Line
9-1> Freedom Train @ Roc’n Doc’s, 105 Lakeshore Rd. E., Port Credit ~Rock/Pop
*9:30> jam with Jack B Nimble @ Abbey Road Pub, 3200 Erin Mills Parkway, Mississauga
9:30> Chris Partland @ Cuchulainn’s Irish Pub, 158 Queen St. S., Streetsville-Mississauga ~Pop Rock
*10:30> The Killin’ Time Duo @ The Dickens, 423 Elizabeth St., Burlington ~Pop Rock
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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