Hi there, MaplePosters,Once again this year I’ve got the good fortune to be booking the Music City
Summer Series in the Distillery District – a free series of concerts that
run on Wednesday evenings, 6pm – 8pm, from June – August (with a short rest
during Pan Am, when PANAMANIA breaks loose).
You can see the lineup below, or on our website
If you find yourself at loose ends in the big smoke on a lovely Wednesday
*The Double Cuts*
*Wednesday June 3, 2015*
Toronto’s most genial Western Swing band The Double Cuts draw from a
*The Dirty Dishes*
*Wednesday June 10, 2015 *Bringing a shine to every venue with their
*The Boxcar Boys*
*Wednesday June 17, 2015, 6pm*
Delivering a veritable gumbo of old-style jazz and folk music, The Boxcar
*Suzie Vinnick* <http://www.
*Wednesday June 24, 2015, 6pm *When Saskatoon native and Folk/Jazz/Blues
*Canada Day in the Distillery District! **Kristine Schmitt and the Lonesome
*Wednesday July 1, 2015, 6pm *Kristine Schmitt is a Toronto-based
*Red Moon Road* <http://www.
*Wednesday July 8, 2015, 6pm *Born in a storm on a wild Canadian lake,
*Wednesday July 29, 2015, 6pm*
Canadian virtuoso fiddler and singer Miranda Mulholland’s music has a
*The Young Novelists*
*Wednesday August 5, 2015, 6pm *Through their rich-but-rustic sound,
*Kaia Kater* <http://www.
*Wednesday August 12, 2015, 6pm *An eclectic traditionalist, Kaia Kater
*Melissa Payne* <http://www.
*Wednesday August 19, 2015, 6pm *Part velvet, part gravel, Melissa Payne’s
*Patrick Brealey *
*Wednesday August 26, 2015, 6pm *Blending Folk, Country, and Blues, Patrick
See you ’round the campfire!
For everyone in the Toronto region, there will be a unique opportunity to see the wonderful Canadian Folk Music Awards’ 10th anniversary film, ‘Music Of The People’, created by Andy Frank and premiered only in Ottawa at last year’s Awards weekend. The film is not just about the CFMAs, but is a testament to the entire Canadian Folk Music scene, in all its diversity.
PLUS!! Alongside the film will be concert performances by Fiddler/composer extraordinaire Anne Lindsey as well as mandolin genius Andrew Collins.
WHEN? – FRIDAY, MAY 22. DOORS OPEN AT 7:30PM / SHOW STARTS 8:00
WHERE? – THE WOMEN’S ART ASSOCIATION, 23 PRINCE ARTHUR AVE. (St. George subway stop, then exit on Bedford and walk north one block)
COST? – $25. (THIS IS A FUNDRAISER FOR THE CFMA’S)
Hope to see y’all there!
August 19-22, 2015