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Booking Opportunity: Union Duke, November 2018

Union Duke is a Toronto folk quintet with an explosive live show. Blending folk with country, bluegrass and indie rock, the group belts out harmonies with up to five voices on most songs. Always hard working, the band travels back and forth across Canada playing to fans young and old. Their enthusiasm is infectious; they […]

25th Anniversary Badlands Passion Play

Drumheller, Alberta, (July 4, 2018) – Alberta-based music has always been an integral part of the Canadian Badlands Passion Play. The performances began in 1994 as a choral-based presentation with a custom-built, 300-seat choir loft, at the rear of the Badlands Amphitheatre. Executive Director Vance Neudorf refers to the music of the play as an […]

Employment Opportunity: Cultural Business and Events Manager, City of St. Albert

CULTURAL BUSINESS AND EVENTS MANAGER OPPORTUNITY The Cultural Services Department is currently recruiting for a Cultural Business and Events Manager. St. Albert has a strong grassroots cultural community with a history of celebrating arts and culture. The City has a well established cultural department focused on nurturing and developing the arts and cultural sector through […]

The Alberta Touring Calendar hosted by the Arts Touring Alliance has a comprehensive list of events presented by Arts Touring Alliance Members throughout the province.

FREE Every Other Weekend

What happens when you’re newly divorced with kids? You go dating every other weekend! A new kind of relationship comedy. Because after marriage comes dating! Your whole life, you just wanted to get married and have babies. And just in the nick of time, you snagged a soulmate and started a family. But now your […]

Karimah / Yikes

Karimah Genre: Singer Songwriter Karimah writes and sings progressive R&B/ Soul – exploring the dark side of love and life with music. Exploring sounds from many ages and many styles, in both English and French, she has performed in Edmonton, Montreal and New York. Most recently, she received a 4 chair turn on Canada’s version […]

Mick Flannery / Clinton St.John

Mick Flannery Genre: Singer Songwriter Mick Flannery is widely regarded as one of the finest singer-songwriters to come out of Ireland in recent years. An award winning- double platinum selling artist, Mick has released five albums to date – including two number ones and received widespread airplay. He became the first Irish musician to ever […]

Calgary International Blues Festival

The 14th Annual Calgary International Blues Festival celebrates the best in Blues in a week filled with workshops, special events and concerts, culminating in 4 days & nights of non-stop music on MainStage, followed by our famous Twilight Blues dance parties! Family friendly. Arts Market. Beer Tent. Festival Souvenirs. YYC Trucks … the best weekend […]

Samantha Martin / Clinton Richardson

Samantha Martin Genre: Blues **Five Time Maple Blues Award Nominee** Bubbling up from the cauldron of roots Americana music, Samantha Martin is an artist of extraordinary power, gravitas and deep-seated emotion. On first listen, one is immediately struck by the awesome presence and sheer magnitude of her other worldly voice. Cigarette-ravaged and whiskey-soaked in the […]

Ainsley Elisa / Jake Buckley

Ainsley Elisa Genre: Singer Songwriter Ainsley Elisa is a pianist, guitarist, and singer/songwriter. Her original compositions have previously placed her as a regional top 10 finalist in both CBC Searchlight 2016 and 2017, as well as a semi-finalist in the 2017 Calgary Stampede Talent Search. Growing up around an eclectic array of music has influenced […]

Concert In The Country

Millett weekend August 11 & 12

Mbira Renaissance Band / April Verch

Mbira Renaissance Band Genre: World “…Hypnotic African rhythms, syncopated vocal harmonies, significant reggae infusion..This band is fun”. – Rootsfan The Mbira Renaissance Band will have any audience on its feet and dancing! Based in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, the band delivers an afro-fusion, Thomas Mapfumo, Andy Brown and Bhundu Boys inspired sound that pays homage to […]

Jake’s Gift @ The 37th Edmonton International Fringe Festival

Jake’s Gift first played at the Edmonton Fringe Festival in August 2008. Back then, the now multi-award winning play was a last minute replacement show, and as such it wasn’t even in the program. Thanks to a generous five star review from Colin MacLean, and dozens of Artists who encouraged their own audiences to see […]