The Big Hearts for Big Kids series is coming to Calgary on April 20th in support of the Tim Horton Children's Foundation, an organization that provides life changing outdoor experiences to under privileged children across Canada. With host Jody Seely (Sun Country 99.7), this songwriter's in the round style event will take place in the beautiful Theatre Junction GRAND featuring BHBK founder Tenille, Duane Steele, Jake Mathews, Joni Delaurier, Troy Kokol, Victoria Banks and Michelle Wright for an evening of songs and stories. Tickets are going fast, so get yours online at the Theatre Junction Box Office TODAY! www.theatrejunction.com www.thcfbighearts.com
Winterfest: A two day Music Festival featuring local and North America's best Folk & Roots Performers. Held in February of every year at the Uptown Folk Club in Edmonton, AB. 2016 WINTERFEST - FEB 12-13 7308-76 AVENUE FEATURING: LAURA VINSON JORY NASH PAUL MILLS BETH PORTMAN AND THE GOOD FIND TROY KOKOL KARLA ADOLPHE CHUCK PORTER BRADEN GATES AND MANY MANY MORE.....
Bob Chartier and Nancy Laberge will be at Gravity Espresso and Wine Bar, hosting a 12-hour music marathon on Friday, January 8th, in support of the Music Mile. The Music Mile is an initiative created by local Calgarians to support local musicians. More details to follow on the Music Mile. This is a free event, but there will the option to donate to support the musicians involved in the 12-hour marathon, as well as the Music Mile initiative. Below is the scheduled line-up of musicians and set times. We look forward to seeing you there! 10:30am – 11:30am Norm Rooke 11:30am – 12:30pm Laurie Anne Fuhr 12:30pm – 1:30pm Lee John May 1:30pm – 2:30pm Fiona And Sheri 2:30pm – 3:30pm Mariya Stokes 3:30pm – 4:30pm Christie Simmons 4:30pm – 5:30pm Natalie Inga Gauthier 5:30pm – 6:30pm Poor Boy 6:30-pm- 7:30pm Horizon Ridge 7:30pm – 8:30pm Troy Kokol and Joni Delaurier 8:30pm – 9:30pm Bob Chartier 9:30pm – 10:30pm Nancy Laberge and the Backyard Betties
Join Jim Burke and friends for the CD release party and music show of Jim's original music CD Diamonds - in association with the Alberta Cancer Foundation in less than one weeks’ time. Thursday October 8, 2015 at the Ironwood stage and Grill in Inglewood. The show starts at 8 pm. The opening act will be the amazing award winning songwriting duo of; Troy Kokol and Joni Delaurier, followed by Jim and his band at roughly 9 pm; Jim Burke (singer /songwriter/CD maker) and the band the Coal Fire Diamonds Band, featuring Steve Pineo and Richard Harding and Dave Reid on horns, (8 to 11 piece band for different songs and other special guests. CD sales will take place on the night of the show by the Alberta Cancer Foundation volunteers and will cost $20 - 50% of all CD sales goes to the Alberta Cancer Foundation. The show will take place at Calgary’s premier singer songwriter music venue, the Ironwood Stage and Grill; website - http://ironwoodstage.ca/ This will be a great way to blow off some steam, drink some smoky bourbon and listen to the whiskey soaked voice and the blues and rhythms of Jim Burke and donate to a worthy cause the Alberta Cancer Foundation, who will be selling CD’s at the show – 50% of all CD sales goes directly to the Alberta cancer Foundation to be used for blood cancer research at the Tom Baker cancer Center. Book your seats with the Ironwood stage and grill by phoning 403-269-5581. Show is $15 and is added to your bill at the end of the night.
CCMA SEMINAR SERIES: ROUND TABLES Delta Halifax, Presented by rdr music group Join in on the informative and intimate CCMA Round Table sessions with the industry’s best in a variety of business avenues. With multiple tables and discussion points, featuring inspiring industry professionals and a series of artists, there’s no telling what words of advice and expertise might resonant with you. The CCMA Round Table sessions present the advice of experts in various areas in a comfortable environment that invites everyone to take advantage of years of experience and the wisdom that these professionals have to offer.
Label: Reluctant Cowboy Records
Bio: ....I love songwriting...my first cut, "Pickup Truck", co-written with Joni Delaurier, was featured on country artist, Shane Yellowbird's freshman release. Joni and I were nominated for SOCAN Songwriter of the Year. The song ended up being one of the top 10 Canadian country singles in 2007 and w...See Full Bio