Serena Ryder

Serena Ryder: Friday December 15, Showplace

December 2, 2017 thewire 0

It might have taken 4 1/2 years for this celebrated singer/songwriter to gift us with a follow-up to 2012’s expectation-defying critical and commercial hit “Harmony”, but that record’s signature single, “Stompa” and its anthemic follow-up “What I Wouldn’t Do” haven’t left the airwaves since. Her new album, “Utopia” compresses a […]

Jeremy Fisher

Jeremy Fisher: Market Hall Tuesday November 28

November 17, 2017 thewire 0

Listening to Mint Juleps, the fifth album by two-time JUNO Award nominee Jeremy Fisher, is like ambling through the long and relaxed dog days of summer. The acoustic-driven collection of 12 songs reunites Fisher with his folk-drenched musical roots and is a veritable throwback to the golden era of the […]

Séan McCann & Craig Cardiff: Market Hall, Nov 17

November 10, 2017 thewire 0

Séan McCann’s love for Newfoundland and Labrador folk songs shot him to international fame as a founding member of the renowned group Great Big Sea. After millions of albums sold, countless hit songs, and record breaking tours around the world, Séan realized that his 20 years with the band had […]

Micah Barnes

Micah Barnes, Market Hall Thursday Nov 30

October 23, 2017 thewire 0

Having cut his teeth in the cabarets and jazz clubs of Toronto while still a teenager Micah became a well loved singer songwriter on the Queen Street scene before joining The Nylons and touring the world. Recording with the A Capella Pop act brought Micah into the global music scene […]

Sass Jordan

Sass Jordan @ Market Hall Thursday November 2

October 7, 2017 thewire 0

Presented by Market Hall Performing Arts Centre Canada’s Queen of Rock, platinum selling, Juno and multiple award winner, Sass Jordan, will be in Canada this Fall/Winter on her ‘Racine Revisted Tour’ to celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the release of her 1992 Sophomore album, ‘Racine’, which made her an international […]

2017 Octoberfest Musical Restaurant Tour

October 6, 2017 thewire 0

Peterborough Performs presents 2017 Octoberfest Musical Restaurant Tour. Schedule Water’s Edge, Mark Edwards Melissa Whelan (1-4) Dr. J’s BBQ & Brews Robert Atyeo (12-3) WEATHER PERMIT (BIKERS WELCOME) Mainstreet Landing, BKHRN Hunt the Hare (7-10) McThirsty’s Lance Isaacs, Caitlyn O’Connor, Meisha Browne (7-10) Amandala’s Michael Bell (6-9) Sapphire Lounge Austin […]

Elliot Brood @ the Red Dog Saturday October 21

October 2, 2017 thewire 0

Elliot Brood returns to Peterborough in October. So what have they been up to since last they took the stage? Well, they’ve just dropped a new CD “Ghost Gardens” so prepare to hear some new material. “Their brand of fuzzed-up roots music makes for a captivating and frenetic live performance.” […]

Chloe Charles

Chloe Charles: Thursday October 5, 2017 @ Market Hall

September 18, 2017 thewire 0

Even before the release of With Blindfolds On, Chloe Charles’ sophomore orchestral-soul-pop album received accolades with its opening track, Black & White, winning the 2014 Grand Prize in the John Lennon Songwriting Contest and the Lennon Award for Pop. Sparsely orchestrated, yet characteristically lush, the vulnerable song Black & White […]