Here comes a week with LOTS of music. You can't be everywhere so check in here first.
Ryan Cook - Wrestling with Demons
|Ryan Cook, with Kelly Sloan singing harmony, is at Irene's August 1st.
Rotary Park - Rotary Park
|Alicia Paloukos of Spire Design in an interview at YBiz, June 25th. Spire Design is a new business, doing a great job of logo design, branding development, brochures, promotional material, presentations or web design
Brenda McMorrow - Igniting the Beauty
Out of Toronto, Brenda McMorrow plays Blue Skies Music Festival, Friday. Aug. !st.
She travels worldwide, sharing her unique blend of original folk-inspired melodies, world beats and sacred Indian devotional chants, often appearing at Bhakti Yoga festivals.
The Dardanelles - The Eastern Light
|The Dardanelles, from St. John's, Nfld, play Blue Skies on Sat. Aug. 2nd. "Changing the way you think about traditional music"
|The Androgynous Cobra|
Captain Dirt & the Skirt - The Adventures of Captain Dirt & the Skirt
Lyndell Montgomery and Kristin Sweetland aka Captain Dirt and the Skirt, playing Blue Skies Music Festival Friday, Aug. 1st.
Lyndell is currently the producer of Beau’s Oktoberfest, an annual three-day music/culture/beer festival situated in Vankleek Hill, Ontario. Tickets go on sale August 7th for the festival Oct. 3rd and 4th. Line up includes Joel Plaskett Emergency, Tokyo Police Club and Radio Radio
|Folks for the Folklore Centre - Sunnyside Wesleyan Church, Thursday, August 1st, festuring James Keelaghan, Lynn Miles, Sneezy Waters, Terry Tufts, Kathryn Briggs and more. $25 tickets or buy a virtual ticket as a way of showing your support for the Ottawa Folklore Centre through this fundraising concert.
|JARON FREEMAN FOX & THE OPPOSITE OF EVERYTHING // SHANNON ROSE & THE THORNS // JACK PINE & THE FIRE 7/31 @ Mugshots, 8:30 pm, $8|
|Bluesprint Series featuring PINE and The Sick Sick Sicks, Thursday, August 1st, 8pm, $5, at Festival House, 450 Churchill Ave.
The Rhythm Haints - .
|The Rhythem Haints are from Kingston. Six members ranging in age from 15 to 19. They play Blue Skies Saturday evening, on the main stage at 11pm.
|Aim To Please|
The 24th Street Wailers - Wicked
The 24th Street Wailers, out of Toronto, are a five member band that is playing Blue Skies on the mainstage Sunday, Augsut 3rd.
Mike Archer – Bass
Lindsay Beaver – Vocals, Drums
Emily Burgess – Guitar
Jesse Whiteley- Piano
Jon Wong – Sax