Monday, April 16, 2018

Concert Listings Roundup #246

You can read more about why I'm doing listings here. Long story short: This curated and decidedly non-comprehensive list contains nothin' but shows that I am going to/would go to if I had more time.

Gig of the week:

Special Costello (Budi [Nicholas Dourado] / Bonka [Bianca Palmer]) / The Tranzac (Southern Cross Lounge) 2018-04-16 (Monday – extra early show, 6 to 8 p.m.! PWYC!) [FB event]

The Halifax contingent of Beverly Glenn-Copeland's backing band Indigo Rising (who played a wonderful show last night at Jam Factory) get their own breakout special showcase in this early show at The Tranzac tonight.

This week's noteworthy shows:

Brandon Davis/Patrick O'Reilly/Jacob Thompson/Robert Diack [Robert Diack Lost Villages CD release!] / The Rex 2018-04-16 (Monday) [FB event]

Lake Affect / The Emmet Ray 2018-04-16 (Monday – early! PWYC!) [FB event]

Dirtywood [Myk Freedman/Rebecca Hennessy/Michael Herring/Dave Clark] / The Emmet Ray 2018-04-16 (Monday – PWYC!) [more info]

Dupé Dupe with Myk Freedman / The Dupe Shop 2018-04-18 (Wednesday – lunch time show @ 12:30 p.m.!) [FB event]

Bellwether4 / The Tranzac (Southern Cross Lounge) 2018-04-18 (Wednesday – extra-early show, 5 to 7 p.m.!) [FB event]

Octopus Curls [Allison Cameron/Germaine Liu/Stephen Parkinson/Nicole Rampersaud/Mark Zurawinski] / The Tranzac (Southern Cross Lounge) 2018-04-18 (Wednesday – early!)

Ryan Brouwer/Ted Crosby/Karen Ng / The Tranzac (Southern Cross Lounge) 2018-04-18 (Wednesday)

Dialectica [Breakthrough CD release concert!] (The Toronto Saxophone Quartet) / MCC Toronto 2018-04-18 (Wednesday) [FB event]

U.S. Girls / The Horseshoe Tavern 2018-04-19 (Thursday) [FB event]

Paul Cherry (Lovers Touch / Triples) / The Baby G 2018-04-19 (Thursday) [FB event]

Nyssa [EP Release!] (Petra Glynt / Pat McCormack / Shame Agent) / Owl's Club 2018-04-20 (Friday) [FB event]

Audiopollination (feat. Michael Snow & Diane Roblin / Nobu Kubota) / Array Space 2018-04-20 (Friday) [FB event]

Record Store Day (feat. Sydanie / WLMRT / OBUXUM / Colin Fisher & Victor Cirone / The Mike Smith Company / The Spazzes) / Sonic Boom 2018-04-21 (Saturday – afternoon performances! free! all-ages!) [FB event]

Wavelength 751 (feat. Tess Roby / Bernice / Dorothea Paas) / 918 Bathurst 2018-04-21 (Saturday – all ages!) [FB event]

VERSA [album release party!] (feat. Zoo Owl / Future Peers / DF) / The Commons Space 2018-04-21 (Saturday) [FB event]

Mother Tongues (Eyeballs / Slutcode / Weak Hands) / Handlebar 2018-04-21 (Saturday) [FB event]

Saint Dirt Elementary School / The Tranzac (Southern Cross Lounge) 2018-04-21 (Saturday) [FB event]

Free Songs: Session 1 [" artists/bands... playing three songs each over the course of an hour and a half"] (feat. Obuxum / Charlotte Cornfield / Longtime Listener / The Shuvs) / Quixotic Sounds 2018-04-22 (Sunday – free! all ages!) [FB event]

Triio [Bea Labikova/Aidan Sibley/Tom Fleming/Ashley Urquhart/Alex Fournier/Mark Ballyk] / The Rex 2018-04-22 (Sunday) [FB event]

Add these to your calendar:

Reminder: This post only contains this week's updates — the full listings can always be found over on the right-hand sidebar!

Composers' Toolbox ["interactive presentation"] (feat. Christine Duncan) / Canadian Music Centre 2018-04-24 (Tuesday – free with registration!) [FB event]

Rosetta (USA Out of Vietnam / Sovereign / Uxvae) / Coalition 2018-04-25 (Wednesday) [FB event]

Beds (Rapport / Bobbypin / Chloe's World) / Owl's Club 2018-04-27 (Friday) [FB event]

Synaptic Circus Sundays (feat. Ilana Waniuk ["new work for solo violin and electronics"] / Blunt Chunks) / The Tranzac (Southern Cross Lounge) 2018-04-29 (Sunday) [FB event]

Tone Deaf Culture presents T.O. NOISE #10 (feat. Abrasion Therapy [debut performance!] / CARES / Hexzuul) / Faith/Void 2018-05-03 (Thursday) [FB event]

Sahara [single release!] (Paul Jacobs / Gloin / In Drift) / Horseshoe Tavern 2018-05-04 (Friday) [FB event]

New Fries (Palberta / Sigil / Creep Highway / Lice 2) / Owl's Club 2018-05-05 (Saturday) [FB event]

Knurl [split tape release!] (Hybrid Frequency / Corrodesion) / The Dupe Shop 2018-05-05 (Saturday – free!) [FB event]

Wet Tuna [Matt "MV" Valentine + Pat "P.G. Six" Gubler] (Tony Price & Friends / Bardo [Ami Spears solo]) / The Baby G 2018-05-06 (Sunday) [FB event]

The Music Gallery presents (feat. Tatsuya Nakatani Gong Orchestra) / 918 Bathurst 2018-05-26 (Saturday) [FB event]

Feel Alright [Pleasence album release!] (Goosebump [f.k.a. Germaphobes] / Wares / Nutrients) / Owl's Club 2018-06-14 (Thursday) [FB event]

Peach Kelli Pop (Tallies / Tange) / The Baby G 2018-06-16 (Saturday) [FB event]

Shooting Guns (Comet Control / B-17 / Familiars) / Monarch Tavern 2018-06-29 (Friday) [FB event]

Wavelength 763 (feat. faUSt / Castle If) / Jam Factory 2018-07-15 (Sunday – all ages!) [FB event]

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