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Monday Special Blend
Monday October 17th, 2016 with Trish Bolechowsky and Ka Charlton
Julian Taylor Band, Interview with Kaia Kater and Corin Raymond, music by Zachary Lucky, Sweet Alibi, Jadea Kelly, Amanda Lowe, Lynne Hanson, Julie Corrigan, Scenic Route to Alaska, Amelia Curran, Joseph Maviglia.

Monday, October 17, 2016 Presented by: House of TARG Doors: 5pm / show at 6pm Cover: $13 + service charges / ALL AGES $1 off Perogi Dinner Special A MEGA FUN CONCERT FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY AT OTTAWA'S ONLY TRUE CLASSIC ARCADE. Koo Koo Kanga Roo (K American comedic dance-pop duo from Minneapolis, Minnesota, consisting of vocalists Bryan and Neil) and Ottawa's Hey Buster ****************************************** Charles Bradley - the show October 23rd at the Bronson Centre had to be cancelled. Refunds are available at point of purchase, online tickets will be automatically refunded Statement From Charles Bradley -- "In the past few months, I have had to cancel a number of shows due to illness, taking me away from my beautiful fans. My doctors recently discovered a cancerous tumor in my stomach. I'm getting the best medical care and we are all extremely optimistic. I will fight through this like I've fought through the many other obstacles in my life. My upcoming tour dates will be postponed so I can concentrate on healing." ******************************************************************* Slo Tom album release at Irene's on Saturday, October 22nd, 9 pm Slo' Tom & The Handsome Devils release the record you've been waiting for! This is a soundtrack for Ottawa during CANADA 150: It's a Condo Now! One Way Street! The Family in the Mansion On Parliament Hill! No One Waits for Me! Kissing in Prison! Hit after hit after hit... with guests: Rey Sabatin's Hundred Pacers. *************************************************************** Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 7:30 pm to 11 pm at the Delta Ottawa you can attend the Folk Music Ontario Showcases for $20 a night. Delta Ottawa on Lyon.
Coke Bottle Candy
The Julian Taylor Band - Desert Star Canadian New

Oct. 21st at Zaphod Beeblebrox, 8:30 pm, tickets are $13:50
Harvest and the Plough
Kaia Kater - Nine Pin - 4:14 in MT Canadian New
Monday morning conference call!! Kaia Kater and Corin Raymond join us for a chat by phone

Sunday, October 23rd at 4 pm at the Black Sheep Inn $10 cover

Corin is sharing this bill with Kaia Kater, whom he first met many years ago when she lived around the corner on Burnside. Kaia and Corin will both be joined by upright bassist Brian Kobayakawa.
Take Me to the Mountain
Corin Raymond - Hobo Jungle Fever Dreams - 3:33 in MT Canadian New
Hangman's Reel
Kaia Kater - Nine Pin - 2:26 in MT Canadian New
Two Miles of Train
Corin Raymond - Hobo Jungle Fever Dreams - 3:34 in MT Canadian New
Sell All You Have
Zachary Lucky - Everywhere A Man Can Be - 4:41 Canadian New

New album released October 7th, 2016 on Wroxton Recordings and through Fontana North

Zachary Lucky, November 4th a the Black Sheep Inn
Moving to the Country
Sweet Alibi - Walking in the Dark - 3:05 Canadian

Sweet Alibi, October 21st at the National Arts Centre with Jadea Kelly
Keep Showing You
Sweet Alibi - Walking in the Dark - 3:05 Canadian
One by One
Joseph Maviglia - Angel in the Rain Canadian
Paper Thin Heart
Jadea Kelly - Love & Lust - in MT Canadian
Dear Lover
Amanda Lowe - Birthmarks & Collarbones Canadian New

Birthmarks & Collarbones is Amanda's first album, released August 15, 2016 here in Ottawa

Girls to the Front, Monday, October 17th features Amanda Lowe, Lynne Hanson and Julie Corrigan in the round at Irene's pub, 885 Bank st. Show starts at 8 pm
River of Sand
Lynne Hanson - River of Sand - 3:02 in MT Canadian
Julie Corrigan - The Language - 4:14 in MT
Love Keeps
Scenic Route to Alaska - Long Walk Home Canadian

Scenic Route to Alaska wtih Nighttime in Kansas + Sleepy and the Noise

at Pressed Cafe, October 22 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Song on the Radio
Amelia Curran - They Promised You Mercy - 4:03 in MT Canadian
FMO presents a 30th Anniversary kickoff concert featuring headlining artist and Juno award-winner Amelia Curran.

8 pm Wednesday, October 19th at Irene's Pub, tickets at the door only, (arrive early), $20

During the FMO conference (Oct 20-23, 2016 at the Delta Ottawa City Centre), Amelia will be speaking about her own experiences to highlight the grassroots advocacy group that she founded, It's Mental. The group has a directive on citizen action to normalize perceptions of mental illness in our communities. Amelia will discuss artists' responsibilities to advocate for themselves, each other, and the world view of mental illness and addiction. This session is presented by Unison Benevolent Fund. For more info visit

Proceeds from the kickoff concert will be shared equally by It's Mental and Folk Music Ontario.

Tickets will be available at the door for $20.

October 17th, 2014, we interviewed Amelia. You can listen back here:
Somebody Somewhere
Amelia Curran - They Promised You Mercy - 3:54 in MT Canadian
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