Fundraiser for the Furaha Child Sponsorship Program and the Tumaini AIDS Prevention Program featuring music and spoken word. Black Rose is one of five pubs under the roof of the Heart & Crown Byward.
The 4 in 1 Music Sessions for July will take place this Sunday in Strathcona Park from 1-4pm. Acts are: Cam Jones - http://camjones-streetcarcurtsy.bandcamp.com/ Yield - http://www.reverbnation.com/yieldthesinger Benoit Christie Sleepy and the Noise - http://www.reverbnation.com/sleepyandthenoise Meeting spot will be at the ruins first. Bands/musicians may also play sets at the water. https://www.facebook.com/events/390669201034335/ About 4 in 1 Music Sessions: Each session takes place in one of Ottawa’s many historical parks, bringing local acts and touring bands together for free public performances during the summer and fall.
Open Mic Wednesday Nights (@ the Lunenburg) - Featuring - Cam Jones
Sounds Like: Ani DiFranco, Dave Matthews Band, Bon Iver, Josh Ritter, Eddie Vedder
Bio: One VOICE, one GUITAR.
The voice emotes with power, subtlety, and range.
The guitar is as much an instrument of percussion as melody; the style a fusion of influences including Ani Difranco and Dave Matthews.
At the heart of Cam’s songs is an agenda with words. The poetry of Cam’s lyrics is an...See Full Bio
"Cam Jones is a singer and a poet, and he’s doing his best to up the lyrical ante in the world of pop music. His second CD, Steetcar Curtsy 0002, positions Cam as an urban folkie with a flair for emotive songwriting. In short: it’s pretty damn good. "...Sun Quite That Way, ... is my favourite from the record. It evokes a little bit of LIVE, and shows a lot of heart, and some fine vocal work."