THE YOUNG ‘UNS @ Market Hall, SUNDAY, OCTOBER 14

September 24, 2018 thewire 0

From the Teesside area in the northeast of England come one Britain’s best loved folk trios. Winner of the 2018 BBC 2 Folk Awards for Album of The Year, Strangers. Sean Cooney, Michael Hughes and David Eagle deliver”their irresistible mixture of quick-fire banter, potent social commentaries, and harmonies to die […]

CANTRIP, MARKET HALL Thursday August 9

July 24, 2018 thewire 0

SCOTTISH TRIO CANTRIP BRINGS LIVELY ENERGY TO PETERBOROUGH The internationally renowned Scottish band Cantrip will perform a rare Summer concert at Market Hall on Thursday August 9th. Cantrip is a leader in Scottish music. For two decades they have been breaking boundaries in the tradition, touring extensively throughout Scotland and […]

Howard Jones | July 14, 8pm | Crary Park | Musicfest

July 4, 2018 thewire 0

In 1983, Howard Jones burst on the contemporary music scene, experiencing an auspicious three-year period which saw him accumulate 10 top 40 hit singles in the UK between 1983 and 1986, including six which reached the top ten. His 1984 album Human’s Lib went to number one. Around the world, […]

For Esmé + Twist, Gordon Best Theatre, June 14

June 7, 2018 thewire 0

Fronted by Martha Meredith, For Esmé is an unabashedly feminist exploration of self-love and the courage of conviction in uncertain times. A rare mix of confession and confection, the songs of For Esmé push the limits of pop to embrace infinite beauty while provoking an honest exchange of identity and […]

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MICAH BARNES @ Nexicom Studio, Showplace June 23

May 29, 2018 thewire 0

Showplace and Market Hall Present NEW YORK STORIES  Tin Pan Alley from Berlin to Bacharach with former Nylon, Micah Barnes! “New York Stories” takes audiences on a musical tour of The Big Apple starting uptown at The Apollo Theatre and The Cotton Club and moving midtown to Times Square & Broadway before landing downtown at legendary Jazz Clubs such as Birdland and The Blue Note in The Village!   Canadian Jazz […]

Shawn Mullins & Max Gomez Saturday June 23 Market Hall

April 23, 2018 thewire 0

After a series of indie record releases, Shawn Mullins’s critical breakthrough came when 1998 Soul’s Core album shot him to fame on the strength of its Grammy-nominated No. 1 hit, “Lullaby” followed by AAA/Americana No. 1 “Beautiful Wreck” from 2006’s 9th Ward Pickin’ Parlor. His song, “Shimmer,” was used in promotion […]

Stephen Fearing returns to Market Hall Tuesday April 17

April 3, 2018 thewire 0

Stephen Fearing has been named as one of the finest songwriters in Canada. He built a national – and international – audience for his music, doing it old school through countless performances at intimate venues and on the concert stages of festivals and theatres across Canada, the US, and the […]

Reuben and the Dark

Reuben and the Dark @ Market Hall, Thursday March 15

January 25, 2018 thewire 0

Calgary’s Reuben and the Dark is a collection of five multi-instrumentalists and vocalists led by Reuben Bullock. The group makes chilling, emotive folk and soul driven by dark, introspective lyrics that explore the duality of misery and joy. Boasting a rare chemistry between all members across western Canada, Reuben and […]

Bowie Lives @ Market Hall, Saturday February 17

January 3, 2018 thewire 0

Bowie Lives returns to the Market Hall a year after the show’s debut in 2017. “Go ahead, be skeptical….then talk to me after he sings ‘Young Americans’! What a night!” says CHEX TV’s Teresa Kaszuba. Fans proclaim “Beyond Amazing!!” Join award winning vocalist Michael Bell and a band of master […]