Archive for the ‘2016 Music’ Category

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Brooke Nicholls – 2016 – Found In You

December 19, 2018

Artist: Brooke Nicholls
Release: Found In You
Year: 2016
Genre: Gospel
From: Chatham-Kent
Resides: Toronto Area.

Notes:
* Brooke was able to travel across Canada, playing a total of 97 times in 2017, opening for acts like MercyMe, NewSong, The City Harmonic, Love & The Outcome and Dan Bremnes. The album’s lead single ‘Home’ charted Top 10 at Canadian Christian Radio and went Number 1 at the largest Christian Radio Station in Canada.
* 2017 culminated in Brooke being nominated for New Artist of the Year and Female Vocalist of the Year at the Canadian Gospel Music Awards.

Tracks:
1 Beauty from Ashes
2 Found in You
3 Blessed Assurance
4 All I Need to Know
5 Grace Today (A Prayer)
6 How Great Thou Art
7 Home
8 I Am Free
9 Victory in Jesus

CD Preview below

Links:
* iTunes download here.
* Website here.
* Instagram here.
* facebook here.
* youtube here.
* Spotify here.

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The Blurry Pickers 2016

January 12, 2018


Band: The Blurry Pickers
Release: Diary of a Grassman
Year: 2016
Home: Southern Ontario
Genre: Roots/Bluegrass

Chatham Connection: The Blurry Pickers include Chatham natives Blair Babcock, James Davies, Jeff English and Christy Muddle.

Band Members (Circa 2017)
Blair Babcock (bass/vocals)
James Davies (washboard)
Sara Edge (vocals)
Jeff English (guitar/vocals)
Todd Gillies (guitar/vocals)
D’Arcy Good (fiddle/vocals)
Christy Muddle (vocals)
Jeff Rothwell (mandolin/vocals)
(Members list collected from circa 2017. It may or may not reflect who was on these recordings, or in the band at the time of this recording)

Tracks:
1. I Won’t Again
2. Bentpath Trail
3. Flowers for You
4. You’ll Come Runnin’
5. Deeds I Done
6. In the Mourning
7. Mama’s Secret
8. The Death of Jebodiah Wilkes
9. Rise to the Glory
10. The Traveller
11. Don’t Bring Me My Flowers
12. Truth, Lies ‘n Whiskey

Links. 
* Reverbnation here.
* Facebook here.
Download this release at Bandcamp here.
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Music Event Posters 2016

January 11, 2017

Live music promo posters by The Chatham Music Archive 2016.

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Most viewed band pages for 2016.

January 6, 2017

Here is the annual most viewed band pages @ The Chatham Music Archive.
Note: People can still view pages by year or month etc, without having to click on separate pages to view, so those stats can’t be calculated.

Most viewed band pages @ The Chatham Music Archive for 2016.

01. Evil Empire
02. Toast & jam
03. Ray Francis & The Whippoorwills – 1963
04. The Colours – 1968 album
05. Superfly – 2010
06. Blutonium Band 2014
07. The Chasers 2012
08. Mike Francis (Bio 2010)
09. The Mandy Jo Project 2016
10. Jeanne Gordon (Opera singer from Wallaceburg)
11. Shot Jackson & Bob Lucier 1974
12. Kim Mitchel with Bob Wilson 1984
13. Friends – Band 1974
14. Colours – 1969 – Atmosphere
15. The Missing Links – It’s Link Up Time (1966)
16. Qudrant – Band 1975
17. Bradley J. Preston 1995 CD
18. M.A.D. – Taboo Of The Western World – 1991
19. Fred S. Stone – Ma Ragtime Baby (1893)
20. Steve Skull aka Steve Saunders 2010
21. The Whipperwills – 1964
22. Harper & Rowe – 1967
23. manpower – 2009
24. Bob Lucier – Steel Guitar – 1966
25. Diesel – Band – 2012
26. Steve Shearer – A pocket of Songs (1998)
27. Else Weinberg – 1968
28. Free Ride – Cover band – 2010
29. Face For Radio
30. Bren Dude – 2015
31. Jessika Rabbit Band – 2016
32. Big House
33. Winterline – Bluegrass Band – 2012
34. Led Zeppelin Tribute band – Black Dog – 2008
35. Under The Covers – 2015
36. Judy Paling – My Wings CD
37. Melody Ramblers Form.
38. Chatham Police Boys – 1958
39. Ray Whaling – 2014 – CD Release
40. The get Togethers.

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1HQ

November 27, 2016

Artists: 1HQ
Home: Chatham-Kent
Year: 2016
Genre: Dance/club music, humour

Members:
Matt Deneau
Jeff O’rourke

Material posted online 2012-2016.
* DDG
* Soap
* 10 Inches
* FireCracker
* Where you at ?
* Drinkers Anthem
* Dirty Girls
* Dance Floor
* Feel The Beat
* Back It Up
* Feel The Beat
* Booty Call
* Chocolate White
* Beat Em Up
* Hallucinate
* Cry Babies
* Shlim Baby
* Red Rover

Links:
* Facebook link here.
* Soundcloud link here.
* youtube link here.
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Unity 2016

November 13, 2016

Band: Unity
Year: 2016
Genre: Cover band: Christian/Gospel/Country/50’s 60’s 70’s Rock
Home: Chatham-Kent

Members:
Marc Caron
John Couture
Dean Robert
Brian Benoot
Rosaire Emery

Notes:
It all began in 1998 with 3 people who had met on men’s retreat weekend. They first got together to provide music ministry for a wedding ceremony.

They provide music ministry for wedding ceremonies and church services. They also entertain at family celebrations, church and community socials, fundraisers, local fairs, community events and dances, and the homes for the elderly.

A portion of entertainment and ministry proceeds is distributed to needy causes such as clean drinking water, mission feeding and housing for the poor and other individual needy situations.

Links:
* Website here.
* Facebook link here.

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Chatham-Kent Mountaineers 2016

November 13, 2016

Band: Chatham-Kent Mountaineers
Year: 2016
From: Chatham Ontario.
Genre: Celtic rock
Format: Covers & originals.
Formed: 2008

Current line-up
Dan Davidson – lead vocals and drums
Alysson Storey-Davidson – fiddle, vocals, flute, harmonica
Rob Rankin – guitar, mandolin, banjo
Justin McMath – bass guitar
Steve Wiseman – guitar, vocals

Notes: The CK Mountaineers have recently played at the Sandbar in Erieau, Queen’s Head Pub in Tilbury, Blenheim (BYC Survivor competition/fund-raiser),

Links:
* Website here.
* Myspace link here.