William Prince @ Market Hall Thursday August 15

July 31, 2019 thewire 0

The 30th Anniversary of the Peterborough Folk Festival kicks off with an intimate concert with William Prince a JUNO Award-winning singer-songwriter whose music is full of emotionally charged experiences that linger in memories. Raised on the Peguis First Nation of Manitoba, Canada, William has been honing his craft since the age […]

James Mckenty

James McKenty @ Market Hall, Sunday July 28

July 8, 2019 thewire 0

In 2002, James McKenty wrote and recorded his debut album, Restless Soul. Much to his surprise, music fans and fellow musicians received the album with open hearts, making Restless Soul the talk of the town. James was awarded the emerging artist award and went on to write four studio albums […]

30th Havelock Jamboree: August 14-18, 2019

July 2, 2019 thewire 0

30th Anniversary of the Havelock Country Jamboree.  Canada’s Largest Live Country Music and Camping Festival! Thank you to all of those that joined us for our 29th Annual Show.  Our show Features over 25 entertainers performing on twin stages over a 4 day period.  Come and enjoy the experience of a […]

Great Lake Swimmers @ Market Hall, Friday June 14

May 17, 2019 thewire 0

Special guest opener: Jeremie Albino The JUNO Award nominated and Polaris Music Prize shortlisted band are also sharing their cover of the late Jason Molina’s (Songs: Ohia, Magnolia Electric Co.) “The Dark Don’t Hide It” recorded live for the series The Influences in Utrecht. Out now via Nettwerk, The Waves, The […]

Marc Jordan @ Market Hall, Wednesday May 8

April 29, 2019 thewire 0

A multi-disciplined artist and musician, Marc Jordan never fails to hold an audience in thrall as he mines the very essence of a song. A renowned and prolific songwriter, his works have been covered on a staggering 30-million-plus recordings by artists including Rod Stewart—who secured a worldwide #1 hit with […]

Steven Page, Thursday May 2, Market Hall.

April 9, 2019 thewire 0

Hot on the heels of his induction in to the Canadian Music Hall of Fame alongside his ex-bandmates in Barenaked Ladies, singer-songwriter Steven Page has announced the forthcoming release of the most forceful musical statement of his solo music career.  Discipline: Heal Thyself, Pt. II, will be released on Friday, September 14, 2018 […]

The Fred Eaglesmith Show with Tif Ginn

January 29, 2019 thewire 0

Fred Eaglesmith can talk to you about almost anything. Chances are, he’s had that car, tractor, job, relationship, idea, and hat. But throughout his life and experiences there is always one thing that has remained the same: his undeniable gift for writing a song. Aspiring songwriters and performers of all […]

The Once: Thursday November 22 @ Market Hall

November 9, 2018 thewire 0

Presented by Folk Under The Clock & Market Hall Performing Arts Centre With special guest opener: Megan Bonnell Newfoundland’s, The Once, return after a sold out Christmas concert last year, this time to promote and showcase their new album Time Enough. The trio consists of Geraldine Hollett (lead vocals), Phil Churchill […]


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 […]