Posts Tagged ‘ontario’

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The Plainsmen Circa 1974

September 23, 2016
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The Plainsmen, Circa 1974

Band: The Plainsmen
Home: Chatham Ontario
Circa: 1974
Genre: Country/rock covers.

Members:
(Left to right in photo)
Gary Lecoq – bass
Ken Souligny – lead singer
Lew Culver – drums
Gary Mortier – Guitar (not in pic)

Notes: The Plainsmen started in the Aberdeen Hotel around 1972. Lew quite playing around 1976 and the band continued on for roughly two to three more years before folding.
They began as the house band at the Aberdeen and finished at the Tecumseh Hotel.

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Van Doxslater 2016

September 3, 2016

Band: Van Doxslater
Home: Chatham-Kent
Year: 2016
Genre: Rock cover band

Members (3):
N/A

Links:
Facebook link here.
Youtube link here.

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ConVINCEing

September 2, 2016

Artist: conVINCEing
What: Solo Acoustic Act
Home: Chatham Ontario, Canada.
Genre: 80’s, Classic Rock, Pop & Country covers.
Year: 2016
Formed: May 2016

Members:
Vince Stall – Vocals, Acoustic Guitar.

Notes: You can catch Vince live in Chatham at such venues as The Elephant’s Nest, Frendz, The Galley Grille Pub (Erieau), The Links of Kent, & Eau Buoys (Erieau)

Website:
Facebook: www.facebook.com/conVINCEing6/

Email:
vincestall@live.com

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Aberdeen Reunion 2016 Chatham

April 5, 2016

 

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Reunion Pics

The Official tribute to Chatham’s legendary Rock Bar, the Aberdeen.

Aberdeen Reunion
* Sat. August 13th, 2016
* At Bar Out Back, Chatham (Behind Swiss Chalet)
* 160 Keil Drive South, Chatham, Ontario.
* The event sold out.

* Watch Video/Pics from the Reunion here.
* View above pic in original large size here.

* The show began at 8pm to a full house. Some of the bands on the bill were reuniting for the first time in years. Lyra reunited for the first time in 28 years and played flawlessly. Beggar’s Opera, Foster Child, & Electric Voodoo all shared in their respective reunions. The Aberdeen had closed 20 years ago this year.

* Highlights included the people who attended. It was a love fest of a true nature, in that all that attended, were attendee’s from back in the day. Many people signed the huge Aberdeen reunion sign, which can be seen at Bar Out Back, in Chatham.

Live Entertainment
Electric Voodoo (Reunion) (1-2AM)
The Smash Tones (10:30-12:30PM)
Lyra (Reunion) (9-10PM)
Foster Child & Beggars Opera (8-9PM)

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Old Town Soul 2016

March 22, 2016

 

Band: Old Town Soul
Release: When It Rains
Date: 2016 (March 21)
From: Chatham-Kent
Genre: blues, soul, rock

Members:
Jordan Ginty – Guitar/Vocals
Matt Broadbent – Bass
Mark Lodweegen – Keys
Jerad Sterling / Jordan Ginty – Drums
Jen Ginty – Vocals

Tracks:
1. Can’t Leave You Alone 04:17
2. Your Gone 03:58
3. Coming Home 03:19
4. The Front 03:41
5. Bitter 03:28
6. What I Got 03:41
7. When It Rains 03:24

Links:
* Download/Preview Digital album here.
* Facebook here.
* Youtube link here.
* Watch the CD Preview here.

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Honest Palate 2016

January 15, 2016

Artists: Honest Palate
Demo: Toxic Love
Year: 2016 (Jan 14)
Home: Chatham Ontario
Genre: Acoustic Indie
(Above picture: Carter & Stacy)

Tracks:
1. Dance With Me
2. Little Did You Know
3. Ruined
4. You Make Me Sing
5. Run Run
6. I Want You

Musicians:
Stacy Zuidema – Lead Vocals/Rhythm Guitar:
Carter Kniffen – Lead Guitar/Rhythm.
Julie Ross – Back-up Vocals.
Josh Hinch – Bass on Ruined, & Little did you know .
Bren Dube – Bass on Run Run.

Links
* http://honestpalate.bandcamp.com/album/toxic-love
* Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/user/lolcrazygirlSD/videos

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Frendz Tapas Martini Lounge 2015

November 20, 2015

 

Venue: Frendz Tapas Martini Lounge
Address: 216 King St W, Chatham, Ontario, Canada
Year: 2015

Tuesday Open Mic Nights:
Frendz is the new home of Open mic nights with Julie Ross. Julie Ross has been hosting Open Mic nights on King Street in Chatham for over 20 years!
Come and sign up for a spot. 3 songs or 15 minutes, show off your talents! No Axe, No Problem! Open Mic is supplied with two community guitars, a bass, bongos, djembe, three vocal mics, and a box of highly suspicious noise makers.

Live entertainment:
On most weekends, you can commonly see solo acts & duo’s perform in this small venue, with the odd full band from time to time.
Regular acts include Ryan Bradley, Two From Tuesday, StereoBox & Brennan Dube.

Website:
Home: http://www.frendzlounge.com

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