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Saturday, April 13

The Coachmen w/ Chris Chambers & Sabian Crosswell 1:00 pm Coach and Lantern, 384 Wilson St E., Ancaster, 905-304-7822

James Anthony Band w/ Virgil Scott 1:30 pm to 5:00 pm Uptown Social, 1900 Walkers Line, Burlington, 905-331-4700

The Mighty Duck Blues Band with Shawn Kellerman 2:30 pm to 6:30 pm Jo Blos Rock and Wok, 2 Pelham Rd (@ St. Paul St. W.), St. Catharines, 905-685-8280 $10.00

Blues at the Regency w/ Mike Brandon 2:30 pm to 6:00 pm Regency Athletic Resort, 8068 Mountain Rd., Niagara Falls,

Catfish Blues Band 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm Goldenfield Brewery, 71 Sunrise Avenue, North York, Beef, Blues & Brews $Free

WoodStock Lives Ft Glenn Marais & The Mojo Train, Chuckee Zehr, Pat Fockler and more 7:00 pm to 11:00 pm NewRoads Performing Arts Centre (Newmarket Theatre), 505 Pickering Crescent, Newmarket, $34 – 45

Kitchener Blues Fest Launch Party w/ The Tonewheels, Bill Durst and Joe DeAngelis. 8:00 pm Edelweiss Tavern, 600 Doon Village Rd, Kitchener, Plus announcing of the official Kitchener Blues Festival 2024 Artists line up!

Danny B. 9:30 pm Reservoir Lounge, 52 Wellington St. E, Toronto, 416-955-0887




Sunday, April 14

Blues Church: host Steve Marriner w/ Camilo Restrepo, Jay Bleus Trio, Little Magic Sam Band 1:30 pm to 5:00 pm Busholme Inn, 156 Main St, Erin, 519-315-0315 $30

Jimmy’s Juke Joint w/ guest host Ron Hoover & The Rhythm Hounds 2:00 pm to 4:30 pm Peter Pipers Pubhouse, 111 Hwy 20 E, Fonthill, Two sets from 2:00pm – 4:30pm, weekly guests, reservations recommended: 905-892-0782

James Anthony Band w/ Virgil Scott 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm Plank Restobar, 18 Augusta St, Hamilton,

The Boathouse Blues Project 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm Old Flame Distillery District, 43 Tank House Lane, Toronto, 416 360 1209 $no cost

Blues For Soldiers w/ Big Daddy Harp 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm Brant Artillery Gunner’s Club, 115 Henry Street, Brantford, (519) 753-8128

Ken Whiteley Gospel Matinee 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm Hugh’s Room Live, 296 Broadview, Toronto, $30

The Gary Kendall Trio featuring Teddy Leonard & Tyler Burgess 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm Castro’s Lounge, 2116 Queen St E, Toronto, (416) 699-8272 $PWUC

Chuck Jackson 4:00 pm Roc’n Docs, 105 Lakeshore Rd. E., Mississauga, (905) 891-1754

Paul Reddick Blues 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm Rex Jazz and Blues Bar, 194 Queen St W., Toronto,

Legendary Castaways 7:00 pm Linsmore Tavern, 1298 Danforth Ave, Toronto, 416-466-5130 Every 2nd Sunday




Monday, April 15

Steve Marriner’s Local Electric 8:00 pm Sauce on Danforth, 1376 Danforth Ave., Toronto,

Quality Building Supplies feat. Paul Reddick, Clayton Yates, Gary Craig, Wayne DeAdder 9:00 pm Cameron House, 408 Queen St W, Toronto,




Tuesday, April 16

Julian Fauth 6:30 pm Sauce on Danforth, 1376 Danforth Ave., Toronto,




Wednesday, April 17

The Capys: Alec Fraser, James McKie, Chris Bartos 8:00 pm to 11:00 pm Inter Steer Tavern, 357 Roncesvalles Ave, Toronto, 416-588-8054 every Wednesday in Roncesvalles

Kiran Ahluwalia 8:00 pm Flato Markham Theatre, 171 Town Centre Blvd, Markham, 905-305-7469

Action Sound Band 8:30 pm to 11:30 pm Grossman’s Tavern, 377 Spadina Ave., Toronto, (416) 977-7000




Thursday, April 18

Camilo Restrepo 6:00 pm Drom Taberna, 458 Queen St. W, Toronto,

Erin McCallum Band 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm Harbour St. Fish Bar, 10 Keith Ave., Collingwood, 705-293-3474

James Anthony w/ Ronnie Russell 8:00 pm The Firehall, 2390 Lakeshore Rd W, Oakville, (905) 827-4445




Friday, April 19

Fraser/Daley 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm Castro’s Lounge, 2116 Queen St E, Toronto, (416) 699-8272

Alfie Smith 6:00 pm Mann’s Distillery, 581 West St., Brantford,

Samantha Martin & Delta Sugar 7:00 pm Blues at the Cove – The Cove Inn, 2 Bedford St, Westport, (613) 273-3636 Donations in support of Kick in for Kids $100

(new date) Valentine’s Blues w/ Kenny Blues Boss Wayne and guests Danny Boy Phelan, Studebaker John, Brant Parker 7:30 pm to 11:00 pm Club 54, 3345 Harvester Rd., Burlington,

Buddy Guy: Damn Right Encore! 8:00 pm Massey Hall, 178 Victoria Street, Toronto, 416-872-4255

Matt Weidinger 8:00 pm to 10:30 pm Hugh’s Room Live, 296 Broadview, Toronto, $30

The Gary Kendall Trio featuring Teddy Leonard & Tyler Burgess 8:00 pm to 11:00 pm Moonshine Cafe, 137 Kerr St, Oakville, $20

Zeke Pippin 8:30 pm Sauce on Danforth, 1376 Danforth Ave., Toronto,

Mike Sedgewick’s Friday Night Blues Jam 9:30 pm Black Swan Tavern, 154 Danforth, Toronto,




Saturday, April 20

James Anthony Band w/ Mike Mckenna 1:30 pm to 5:00 pm Uptown Social, 1900 Walkers Line, Burlington, 905-331-4700

The Mighty Duck Blues Band with Carlos del Junco 2:30 pm to 6:30 pm Jo Blos Rock and Wok, 2 Pelham Rd (@ St. Paul St. W.), St. Catharines, 905-685-8280 $10.00

Blues at the Regency w/ Ronnie Douglas 2:30 pm to 6:00 pm Regency Athletic Resort, 8068 Mountain Rd., Niagara Falls,

Paul James Band 3:00 pm Smokeshow BBQ and Brew, 744 Mt Pleasant Rd, Toronto, 416-901-7469

Gail Gunnis & the Dirty Roosters 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm Goldenfield Brewery, 71 Sunrise Avenue, North York,

Southern Supper, Buffet & Blues w/ Little Magic Sam Band 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm Front Porch Southern Kitchen and Blues Joint, 4 Albert St., Langton, 226-397-1223 $65

House Concert w/ Steve Marriner 7:00 pm [email protected], Mimico, Toronto, 416 251 3878 Show and buffet - please etransfer to [email protected] no later than 4 days before event. $45. For details email, or call: (416) 251-3878 $45

Sugar Brown quartet 8:00 pm to 9:30 pm Grossman’s Tavern, 377 Spadina Ave., Toronto, (416) 977-7000 Sugar Brown Blues quartet w Nichol Robertson, Victor Bateman, Lowell Whitty $free

Sandra Bouza 8:00 pm Moonshine Cafe, 137 Kerr St, Oakville, $20

Healey’s Jazz Wizards 8:00 pm to 10:30 pm Hugh’s Room Live, 296 Broadview, Toronto, $40

The Swingin’ Blackjacks 9:00 pm Noonan’s Irish Pub, 141 Danforth Ave, Toronto ON, 416 778 1804

Grant Lyle and Brotherhood 9:30 pm Grossman’s Tavern, 377 Spadina Ave., Toronto, (416) 977-7000

Danny B. 9:30 pm Reservoir Lounge, 52 Wellington St. E, Toronto, 416-955-0887

CATL w/ The Kewpie Dolls 10:00 pm Dakota Tavern, 249 Ossington Ave., Toronto,




Sunday, April 21

James Anthony Band w/ Terry Chisholm 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm Plank Restobar, 18 Augusta St, Hamilton,

Blues For Soldiers w/ Steve Grisbrook 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm Brant Artillery Gunner’s Club, 115 Henry Street, Brantford, (519) 753-8128

Charlie A’Court – Solo 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm Harbour St. Fish Bar, 10 Keith Ave., Collingwood, 705-293-3474

Sunday Blues w/ Ken Yoshioka and Julian Fauth 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm Shacklands Brewing, 100 Symes Rd #101, Toronto, 416-763-2424

Jimmy’s Juke Joint w/ host Jim Casson, guest Lance Anderson and the Hammond Organ 2:00 pm to 4:30 pm Peter Pipers Pubhouse, 111 Hwy 20 E, Fonthill, Two sets from 2:00pm – 4:30pm, weekly guests, reservations recommended: 905-892-0782

Shawn Kellerman CD release 3:00 pm Stonewalls Restaurant, 339 York Blvd., Hamilton, 905-577-0808 Come out and hear Shawn's brand new 14 song cd LIVE! $15 – 20

Chuck Jackson 4:00 pm Roc’n Docs, 105 Lakeshore Rd. E., Mississauga, (905) 891-1754

Paul Reddick Blues 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm Rex Jazz and Blues Bar, 194 Queen St W., Toronto,

Mike Sedgewick’s Blues Revue 7:00 pm Linsmore Tavern, 1298 Danforth Ave, Toronto, 416-466-5130 Linsmore every 3rd Sunday of month




Monday, April 22

Steve Marriner’s Local Electric 8:00 pm Sauce on Danforth, 1376 Danforth Ave., Toronto,

Quality Building Supplies feat. Paul Reddick, Clayton Yates, Gary Craig, Wayne DeAdder 9:00 pm Cameron House, 408 Queen St W, Toronto,




Tuesday, April 23

Julian Fauth 6:30 pm Sauce on Danforth, 1376 Danforth Ave., Toronto,

Colin James Blues Trio 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm John Saunders Centre Collingwood, 80 Sandford Fleming Dr, Collingwood, $105

George Thorogood and the Destroyers 8:00 pm Centre In The Square, 101 Queen St N, Kitchener, (519) 578-1570




Wednesday, April 24

Ghost Town Blues Band 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm Front Porch Southern Kitchen and Blues Joint, 4 Albert St., Langton, 226-397-1223 $50

The Capys: Alec Fraser, James McKie, Chris Bartos 8:00 pm to 11:00 pm Inter Steer Tavern, 357 Roncesvalles Ave, Toronto, 416-588-8054 every Wednesday in Roncesvalles

Action Sound Band 8:30 pm to 11:30 pm Grossman’s Tavern, 377 Spadina Ave., Toronto, (416) 977-7000

Jesse Whiteley 9:00 pm The Local, 396 Roncesvalles, Toronto,




Thursday, April 25

Dylan Wickens & The Grand Naturals 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm Harbour St. Fish Bar, 10 Keith Ave., Collingwood, 705-293-3474

James Anthony w/ Terry Chisholm 8:00 pm The Firehall, 2390 Lakeshore Rd W, Oakville, (905) 827-4445

Colin James Trio 8:00 pm Rose Theatre, , Brampton,

Joe Nolan w/ Scott Nolan 8:00 pm to 10:30 pm Hugh’s Room Live, 296 Broadview, Toronto, Former Maple Blues award winner Joe Nolan returns to Toronto for the first time in a long while. $30

Po Boy Jefferys 8:00 pm Cameron House, 408 Queen St W, Toronto,




Friday, April 26

Sandra Bouza and Broke Fuse 5:30 pm to 10:00 pm Olde Stone Cottage Pub, 3750 Kingston Rd., Scarborough, Dinner and a Song $60

Raoul and The Big Time 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm Old Mill – Jazz Lounge, 9 Old Mill Rd, Toronto,

Colin James Trio 8:00 pm Richmond Hill Centre for the Performing Arts, 10268 Yonge St., Richmond Hill, $68

The Kenny “Blues Boss” Wayne Band 8:00 pm Moonshine Cafe, 137 Kerr St, Oakville, $20

Zeke Pippin 8:30 pm Sauce on Danforth, 1376 Danforth Ave., Toronto,

Mike Sedgewick’s Friday Night Blues Jam 9:30 pm Black Swan Tavern, 154 Danforth, Toronto,




Saturday, April 27

James Anthony Band w/ Gail Gunnis 1:30 pm to 5:00 pm Uptown Social, 1900 Walkers Line, Burlington, 905-331-4700

The Mighty Duck Blues Band with Matt Allen 2:30 pm to 6:30 pm Jo Blos Rock and Wok, 2 Pelham Rd (@ St. Paul St. W.), St. Catharines, 905-685-8280 $10.00

Blues at the Regency w/ Dave Murphy 2:30 pm to 6:00 pm Regency Athletic Resort, 8068 Mountain Rd., Niagara Falls,

Danny Marks 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm Castro’s Lounge, 2116 Queen St E, Toronto, (416) 699-8272

Carlos Del Junco and the Blues Mongrels 7:00 pm Harmony Centre Owen Sound, 890 4th Ave E., Owen Sound, Tickets available at The Roxy Theatre box office $30

LOWDOWN DIRTY MOJOS 7:30 pm to 11:00 pm The Regency Sports Academy, 8086 Mountain Rd, Niagara Falls, 905-354-2340 $free

Julian Taylor w/Tania Joy 7:30 pm to 10:00 pm Aurora Cultural Centre, 89 Mosley St., Aurora,

Raoul and The Big Time 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm Base 31 Drill Hall, 26-343 County Road 22, Picton, $35 – 55

Puslinch House of Blues 8:00 pm Moonshine Cafe, 137 Kerr St, Oakville, $15

Andre Bisson Band 8:00 pm Market Hall Performing Arts Centre, 140 Charlotte St, Peterborough, $30

Szabo & Strongman 8:00 pm Room 47 (ex Starlight Lounge), 47 King St N, Waterloo, Ticket info: https://www.ticketscene.ca/events/47507/

Spencer Mackenzie Band w/ guest Brant Parker 8:30 pm Stonewalls Restaurant, 339 York Blvd., Hamilton, 905-577-0808 $20

Danny B. 9:30 pm Reservoir Lounge, 52 Wellington St. E, Toronto, 416-955-0887

Bad Luck Woman & Her Misfortunes 10:00 pm Cameron House, 408 Queen St W, Toronto,




Sunday, April 28

Toney “Wild T” Springer Trio 2:00 pm Stonewalls Restaurant, 339 York Blvd., Hamilton, 905-577-0808 $10

FOG Blues & Brass Band 2:00 pm to 4:30 pm Back Alley Bar and Grill, 18 Princess Ave., St. Thomas, FOG is a powerhouse live! A 7-piece band of commanding vocals, harmonies, backline, and horns! Ticket info: https://www.ticketscene.ca/events/46543/ $35

Jimmy’s Juke Joint w/ host Jim Casson, guests Brooke Blackburn & Steve Pelletier 2:00 pm to 4:30 pm Peter Pipers Pubhouse, 111 Hwy 20 E, Fonthill, Two sets from 2:00pm – 4:30pm, weekly guests, reservations recommended: 905-892-0782

Toney “Wild T” Springer, Carlos Orlando, Murad Gunduz 2:00 pm Stonewalls Restaurant, 339 York Blvd., Hamilton, 905-577-0808 $10

James Anthony Band w/ Gail Gunnis 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm Plank Restobar, 18 Augusta St, Hamilton,

Blues For Soldiers w/ Joshua Arden Miller 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm Brant Artillery Gunner’s Club, 115 Henry Street, Brantford, (519) 753-8128

Swingin’ Blackjacks 3:00 pm Smokeshow BBQ and Brew, 744 Mt Pleasant Rd, Toronto, 416-901-7469

Chuck Jackson 4:00 pm Roc’n Docs, 105 Lakeshore Rd. E., Mississauga, (905) 891-1754

Mike McKenna’s Slidewinder Blues Band 4:00 pm Black Swan Tavern, 154 Danforth, Toronto,

Ghost Town Blues Band 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm Harbour St. Fish Bar, 10 Keith Ave., Collingwood, 705-293-3474

Donnie Meeker 5:00 pm Timothy’s Pub, 344 Browns Line, Etobicoke, 416-201-9515

Paul Reddick Blues 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm Rex Jazz and Blues Bar, 194 Queen St W., Toronto,

Frank Cosentino 7:00 pm Linsmore Tavern, 1298 Danforth Ave, Toronto, 416-466-5130 Every 4th Sunday

Rocky Verweel & Queen City Blues 7:00 pm Smokeshow BBQ and Brew, 744 Mt Pleasant Rd, Toronto, 416-901-7469




Monday, April 29

Colin James Trio 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm Regent Theatre Oshawa, 50 King St. E., Oshawa, $65

Steve Marriner’s Local Electric 8:00 pm Sauce on Danforth, 1376 Danforth Ave., Toronto,

Quality Building Supplies feat. Paul Reddick, Clayton Yates, Gary Craig, Wayne DeAdder 9:00 pm Cameron House, 408 Queen St W, Toronto,




Tuesday, April 30

Julian Fauth 6:30 pm Sauce on Danforth, 1376 Danforth Ave., Toronto,

Big Dave McLean w/ Jesse O’Brien, Jimmy Bowskill, Steve Marriner 7:30 pm Coach and Lantern, 384 Wilson St E., Ancaster, 905-304-7822 Reservations required, ticket contact: [email protected] $40




Wednesday, May 1

In Spite of Ourselves: an evening of John Prine 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm The Regent Theatre, 50 King St E, Oshawa, ON, 905 721 3399 presented by Black Rose Entertainment $35.00

Big Dave McLean w/ Steve Marriner and Jimmy Bowskill 8:00 pm Hugh’s Room Live, 296 Broadview, Toronto,




Thursday, May 2

The Swingin’ Blackjacks 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm Harbour St. Fish Bar, 10 Keith Ave., Collingwood, 705-293-3474




Friday, May 3

Stephen Fearing Presented by Music by the Bay Live 8:00 pm to 11:00 pm Avalon Lounge Port Whitby Marina, 301 Watson St W, Whitby, $See Website

Miss Emily 8:00 pm Hugh’s Room Live, 296 Broadview, Toronto,

Grant Lyle Trio 8:00 pm Moonshine Cafe, 137 Kerr St, Oakville,

Mike Sedgewick’s Friday Night Blues Jam 9:30 pm Black Swan Tavern, 154 Danforth, Toronto,




Saturday, May 4

The Mighty Duck Blues Band with Chuck Jackson 2:30 pm to 6:30 pm Jo Blos Rock and Wok, 2 Pelham Rd (@ St. Paul St. W.), St. Catharines, 905-685-8280 $10.00

Blues at the Regency w/ Johnny Max 2:30 pm to 6:00 pm Regency Athletic Resort, 8068 Mountain Rd., Niagara Falls,

Brother Paul & Blues Revival 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm Smokeshow BBQ and Brew, 744 Mt Pleasant Rd, Toronto, 416-901-7469 Brother Paul & Blues Revival playing Traditional Chicago Blues $pwyc

Brother Paul & Blues Revival 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm Smokeshow BBQ and Brew, 744 Mt Pleasant Rd, Toronto, 416-901-7469 Live Electric Chicago Blues! $PWYC

Morgan Davis 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm Waring House, 395 Sandy Hook Rd, Picton, $Free

Stacey Kent Trio and Alison Young Trio 8:00 pm RCM Koerner Hall, 273 Bloor St. W., Toronto, 416-408-0208 $45

Joshua Arden Miller & Pappy Johns Band 8:00 pm to 11:00 pm Harbour St. Fish Bar, 10 Keith Ave., Collingwood, 705-293-3474

Blackburn Brothers w/ Bobby Dean (Dinner Buffet) 9:00 pm Spot 1 Grill and Music Hall, 289 Rutherford Rd S, Brampton,




Sunday, May 5

Camilo Restrepo 1:00 pm Flying Monkeys Brewery Barrie, 107 Dunlop St E, Barrie, (705) 721-8989

Jimmy’s Juke Joint w/ host Jim Casson, guests Frank Cosentino & more 2:00 pm to 4:30 pm Peter Pipers Pubhouse, 111 Hwy 20 E, Fonthill, Two sets from 2:00pm – 4:30pm, weekly guests, reservations recommended: 905-892-0782

Patrick Fockler, Glenn Marais & Mojo Train, The Trainwrecks 2:30 pm Jazz Room in Waterloo, 59 King St N, Waterloo, Grand River Blues Society AGM 12:30 followed by show $20

Danny Marks Combo 3:00 pm Smokeshow BBQ and Brew, 744 Mt Pleasant Rd, Toronto, 416-901-7469




Tuesday, May 7

Julian Fauth 6:30 pm Sauce on Danforth, 1376 Danforth Ave., Toronto,




Wednesday, May 8

MORGAN DAVIS 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm DEADLEAF DISTINQUISHED GENTLEMEN, 42 DUNDAS STREET, NAPANEE, 343 884-5355 $DONATION




Thursday, May 9

Morgan Davis 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm Blues at the Cove – The Cove Inn, 2 Bedford St, Westport, (613) 273-3636 $20.00

In Spite of Ourselves: an evening of John Prine 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm The Westdale Theatre, 1014 King St W, Hamilton, 905 577 0074 An evening of your favourite John Prine songs with 4 great singer songwriters & full band $40.00




Friday, May 10

Morgan Davis 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm UPFRONT CAFE, 313 FRONT STREET, BELLVILLE, 343 600-3313 $20.00

David Rotundo (2 nights) 7:00 pm Blues at the Cove – The Cove Inn, 2 Bedford St, Westport, (613) 273-3636 Donations support St. Edward Catholic School & Rideau Vista Public School of Westport

MORGAN DAVIS 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm HOTEL WOLFE ISLAND, 1237 COUNTY RD 96, WOLFE ISLAND, 613 305-2626 $25.00

Matt Weidinger: The Music of Van Morrison 8:00 pm Gayety Theatre, 161 Hurontario St., Collingwood, $50

Cheryl Lescom & Tucson Choir Boys 8:00 pm Moonshine Cafe, 137 Kerr St, Oakville,

Mike Sedgewick’s Friday Night Blues Jam 9:30 pm Black Swan Tavern, 154 Danforth, Toronto,




Saturday, May 11

The Mighty Duck Blues Band with Jerome Godboo 2:30 pm to 6:30 pm Jo Blos Rock and Wok, 2 Pelham Rd (@ St. Paul St. W.), St. Catharines, 905-685-8280 Series Finale-The Mighty Duck Blues Band will return in Oct. 2024 $10.00

Blues at the Regency w/ Joel Johnson 2:30 pm to 6:00 pm Regency Athletic Resort, 8068 Mountain Rd., Niagara Falls,

Gail Gunnis & The Dirty Roosters 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm Goldenfield Brewery, 71 Sunrise Avenue, North York,

LOWDOWN DIRTY MOJOS 6:30 pm to 11:30 pm German Canadian Club, 1 Cove Road, London, Ontario, Maple Blues Award winners with The Shawn Kellerman Band

David Rotundo (2 nights) 7:00 pm Blues at the Cove – The Cove Inn, 2 Bedford St, Westport, (613) 273-3636 Donations support St. Edward Catholic School & Rideau Vista Public School of Westport




Sunday, May 12

Jimmy’s Juke Joint w/ host Jim Casson, guests Marshall Dane & Rich Moore 2:00 pm to 4:30 pm Peter Pipers Pubhouse, 111 Hwy 20 E, Fonthill, Two sets from 2:00pm – 4:30pm, weekly guests, reservations recommended: 905-892-0782




Tuesday, May 14

Julian Fauth 6:30 pm Sauce on Danforth, 1376 Danforth Ave., Toronto,




Wednesday, May 15

MORGAN DAVIS 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm Waring House, 395 Sandy Hook Rd, Picton, $FREE




Thursday, May 16

Rick Robichaud Band 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm Harbour St. Fish Bar, 10 Keith Ave., Collingwood, 705-293-3474

Blackburn Brothers 7:30 pm John Saunders Centre Collingwood, 80 Sandford Fleming Dr, Collingwood, $55

MORGAN DAVIS 8:00 pm to 10:30 pm Hugh’s Room Live, 296 Broadview, Toronto, $30.00

Morgan Davis 8:00 pm to 10:30 pm Hugh’s Room Live, 296 Broadview, Toronto, $30.00

Morgan Davis 8:00 pm Hugh’s Room Live, 296 Broadview, Toronto,




Friday, May 17

Alfie Smith 6:00 pm Mann’s Distillery, 581 West St., Brantford,

MORGAN DAVIS 8:00 pm to 11:00 pm Moonshine Cafe, 137 Kerr St, Oakville, $15.00

Genius+Soul = The Music of Ray Charles 8:00 pm Hugh’s Room Live, 296 Broadview, Toronto, $38

Mike Sedgewick’s Friday Night Blues Jam 9:30 pm Black Swan Tavern, 154 Danforth, Toronto,




Saturday, May 18

Blues at the Regency w/ Mark Stafford 2:30 pm to 6:00 pm Regency Athletic Resort, 8068 Mountain Rd., Niagara Falls,

Paul James Band 3:00 pm Smokeshow BBQ and Brew, 744 Mt Pleasant Rd, Toronto, 416-901-7469

The Johnny Max Band & The Weber Brothers 6:30 pm Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts, 130 Navy St, Oakville, (905) 338-4161 $45 – 55




Sunday, May 19

Jimmy’s Juke Joint w/ host Jim Casson, guests Glenn Marais & Manny DeGrandis 2:00 pm to 4:30 pm Peter Pipers Pubhouse, 111 Hwy 20 E, Fonthill, Two sets from 2:00pm – 4:30pm, weekly guests, reservations recommended: 905-892-0782

MORGAN DAVIS 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm Waring House, 395 Sandy Hook Rd, Picton, $FREE

Mike Sedgewick’s Blues Revue 7:00 pm Linsmore Tavern, 1298 Danforth Ave, Toronto, 416-466-5130 Linsmore every 3rd Sunday of month




Tuesday, May 21

Julian Fauth 6:30 pm Sauce on Danforth, 1376 Danforth Ave., Toronto,




Wednesday, May 22

Tommy Emmanuel 8:00 pm First Ontario Performing Arts Centre, 250 St Paul St, St Catharines, 905-688-0722 $55 – 69




Thursday, May 23

Big Dan & The Topside Band 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm Harbour St. Fish Bar, 10 Keith Ave., Collingwood, 705-293-3474

MORGAN DAVIS 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm Trestle Brewing Co., 9 Great North Road, Parry Sound ON, 705 751 9108 $10.00




Friday, May 24

MORGAN DAVIS 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm RIVERBOWL, 310 ONTARIO STREET, BURKS FALLS, 705 382-3813 $FREE

Mike Sedgewick’s Friday Night Blues Jam 9:30 pm Black Swan Tavern, 154 Danforth, Toronto,




Saturday, May 25

Blues at the Regency w/ Chuck Jackson 2:30 pm to 6:00 pm Regency Athletic Resort, 8068 Mountain Rd., Niagara Falls,

The Don River Blues Band 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm Smokeshow BBQ and Brew, 744 Mt Pleasant Rd, Toronto, 416-901-7469 $No Cover

The Johnny Max Band 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm The Grand Maple Event Centre, 19 Albert St E, Trent Hills, ON, 705 922 2106 $45.00

MORGAN DAVIS 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm KNOX HALL, 73 LARCH STREET, GREATER SUDBURY, 705 885-5669 $25.00

Conor Gains 8:00 pm to 11:00 pm Harbour St. Fish Bar, 10 Keith Ave., Collingwood, 705-293-3474

Catherine MacLellan 8:00 pm Newmarket Legion, 707 Srigley St., Newmarket, Tickets via Ticketscene or Etransfer to [email protected] $30




Sunday, May 26

Garnetta Cromwell and Da GroovMasters wsg Danny Boy Phelan 2:00 pm to 5:30 pm Back Alley Bar and Grill, 18 Princess Ave., St. Thomas, Maple Blues Awards Nominee - NEW ARTIST / GROUP OF THE YEAR 2024 Ticket info: https://www.ticketscene.ca/events/46544/ $35

Swingin’ Blackjacks 3:00 pm Smokeshow BBQ and Brew, 744 Mt Pleasant Rd, Toronto, 416-901-7469

Rocky Verweel & Queen City Blues 7:00 pm Smokeshow BBQ and Brew, 744 Mt Pleasant Rd, Toronto, 416-901-7469

Gary Clark Jr. (2 shows) 8:00 pm History, 1663 Queen St E (Coxwell), Toronto,




Monday, May 27

Gary Clark Jr. (2 shows) 8:00 pm History, 1663 Queen St E (Coxwell), Toronto,




Tuesday, May 28

Julian Fauth 6:30 pm Sauce on Danforth, 1376 Danforth Ave., Toronto,

Escarpment Blues Society Launch: Harrison Kennedy, Jack de Keyzer, Dawn Tyler Watson, Suzie Vinnick, Steve Marriner, Steve Strongman, The EBS Allstars 7:30 pm Ancaster Memorial Arts Centre, Wilson St. E, Ancaster, $45




Thursday, May 30

Shawn Kellerman 7:30 pm John Saunders Centre Collingwood, 80 Sandford Fleming Dr, Collingwood, $35

Paul James Band – Bob Dylan Tribute 8:00 pm Hugh’s Room Live, 296 Broadview, Toronto,

MORGAN DAVIS 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm Foster’s Inn, , Stratford, $FREE




Friday, May 31

Mike Sedgewick’s Friday Night Blues Jam 9:30 pm Black Swan Tavern, 154 Danforth, Toronto,




Saturday, June 1

Blues at the Regency w/ Chris Chambers 2:30 pm to 6:00 pm Regency Athletic Resort, 8068 Mountain Rd., Niagara Falls,




Sunday, June 2

MORGAN DAVIS 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm Castro’s Lounge, 2116 Queen St E, Toronto, (416) 699-8272 $DONATION




Friday, June 7

MORGAN DAVIS 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm Black Horse Pub, 452 George St N, Peterborough, $DONATION

Murray Kinsley & Wicked Grin Trio 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm Lavigne Tavern, 10521 Hwy 64, Lavigne, 705-594-2301 Rockin' the blues at the iconic Lavigne Tavern once again. Love it!

Mike Sedgewick’s Friday Night Blues Jam 9:30 pm Black Swan Tavern, 154 Danforth, Toronto,




Saturday, June 8

Blues at the Regency w/ Dave Rave 2:30 pm to 6:00 pm Regency Athletic Resort, 8068 Mountain Rd., Niagara Falls,

Murray Kinsley & Wicked Grin 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm Revival 1863, 35 Armstrong Street, Orangeville, (519) 307-2100 First time in at Revival - looking forward to having a blast. Special guest - Larry Kurtz on harp.

LOWDOWN DIRTY MOJOS 8:00 pm to 11:00 pm Moonshine Cafe, 137 Kerr St, Oakville, Maple Blues Award winners $free




Sunday, June 9

Murray Kinsley & Wicked Grin 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm Stonewalls Restaurant, 339 York Blvd., Hamilton, 905-577-0808 Show for Escarpment Blues Society - special guest Larry Kurtz on harp and ????




Friday, June 14

Mike Sedgewick’s Friday Night Blues Jam 9:30 pm Black Swan Tavern, 154 Danforth, Toronto,




Saturday, June 15

Blues at the Regency w/ Paul Martin 2:30 pm to 6:00 pm Regency Athletic Resort, 8068 Mountain Rd., Niagara Falls,




Thursday, June 20

The Hogtown Allstars 7:30 pm to 10:30 pm John Saunders Centre Collingwood, 80 Sandford Fleming Dr, Collingwood, A rare concert appearance by The Hogtown Allstars www.thehogtownallstars.ca $55.00




Friday, June 21

Alfie Smith 6:00 pm Mann’s Distillery, 581 West St., Brantford,

LOWDOWN DIRTY MOJOS 8:00 pm to 9:00 pm London International Food Festival, VICTORIA PARK, LONDON, ONTARIO, Maple Blues Award winners $free

Mike Sedgewick’s Friday Night Blues Jam 9:30 pm Black Swan Tavern, 154 Danforth, Toronto,




Saturday, June 22

Blues at the Regency w/ Wilbur James 2:30 pm to 6:00 pm Regency Athletic Resort, 8068 Mountain Rd., Niagara Falls,




Sunday, June 23

Jack de Keyzer 2:00 pm to 4:30 pm Back Alley Bar and Grill, 18 Princess Ave., St. Thomas, 2X JUNO Award Winner & 7X Maple Blues Award Winner Ticket info: https://www.ticketscene.ca/events/46545/ $40




Friday, June 28

Mike Sedgewick’s Friday Night Blues Jam 9:30 pm Black Swan Tavern, 154 Danforth, Toronto,




Saturday, June 29

Blues at the Regency w/ Beau Dixon 2:30 pm to 6:00 pm Regency Athletic Resort, 8068 Mountain Rd., Niagara Falls,




Friday, July 5

Mike Sedgewick’s Friday Night Blues Jam 9:30 pm Black Swan Tavern, 154 Danforth, Toronto,




Thursday, July 11

Natural Balance: Dave Mowat w/ friends from Alderville First Nations 7:00 pm Westben Performing Arts Theatre, 6698 County Road 30 North, Campbellford, 1-705-653-5508 Friends from Alderville First Nations gather for an intimate and evocative evening of music, art and storytelling with Dave Mowat, Jordan Mowat, Ansley Simpson, Leanne Betasamosake Simpson, Cale Crowe, Peggy Day and others. $30 – 45




Friday, July 19

Alfie Smith 6:00 pm Mann’s Distillery, 581 West St., Brantford,




Sunday, August 4

Jackie Richardson & Joe Sealy present Africville Stories 2:00 pm Westben Performing Arts Theatre, 6698 County Road 30 North, Campbellford, 1-705-653-5508 $30 – 65




Friday, August 16

Alfie Smith 6:00 pm Mann’s Distillery, 581 West St., Brantford,

LOWDOWN DIRTY MOJOS – TRIO 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm Hamilton Central Library, 55 York Blvd., Hamilton, On., 905 5463200 Friday Noon Hour Concert Series - Maple Blues Award winners $Free

My Son The Hurricane 8:00 pm to 11:00 pm Uxbridge Music Hall, 16 Main St S., Uxbridge, $See Website

Steve Strongman Band 8:00 pm to 11:00 pm Avalon Lounge Port Whitby Marina, 301 Watson St W, Whitby, $See Website




Saturday, October 5

Murray Kinsley & Wicked Grin 8:00 pm to 11:00 pm RCHA Club, 193 Ontario St, Kingston, Always a blast to play Kingston - get your tickets early!

The Last Waltz – A Musical Celebration of The BAND 8:00 pm to 11:00 pm Uxbridge Music Hall, 16 Main St S., Uxbridge, $See Website

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