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Emily Kemp and her band Monkley Cascade, Sat Jan 28, 2017

December 11th, 2016
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Saturday January 28, 2017, at 8 pm, pwyc. Artword welcomes back vocalist Emily Kemp and her band Monkley CascadeScott McIntosh on guitar, Tom Altobelli on bass, Jordan Snider on drums.
They will be playing a lively mix of Motown, blues, pop, funk and soul.

Event, Music

Andre Bisson & band, the Memphis Challenge Fundraiser, Fri Jan 27, 2017

December 11th, 2016
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Friday January 27, 2017, at 8 pm, $15. Online ticketing: https://www.ticketscene.ca/events/16952/
Here’s the story: Andre Bisson and his band won the Grand River Blues Society Road to Memphis Competition to compete at the 2017 International Blues Challenge in Memphis, Tennessee this February. This show is raising funds for the cost of the travel and accommodations to move a 6-piece band to Memphis for a week to compete and represent Canadian Blues.
A few days before they leave for the competition, the band will perform Andre’s original and cover arrangements with a 6-piece band at Artword Artbar. Come hear Andre’s upbeat Blues, R&B and Soul with heavy horns and rhythm!  www.andrebisson.ca
The Band for Jan 27: Andre Bisson vocals/guitar, Loretta Hale trumpet, Mike Albert tenor sax, Simon Wheeldon bari sax, Olivia Brown bass, Sean Bruce Parker drums.

Event, Music, Music-Blues

Artword closed Dec 12-Jan 26, back Jan 27, 2017

December 5th, 2016
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Artword Artbar is taking a break.
Last day of programming in 2016 is Sunday December 11, for our final matinee of our hit play Scroogissimo.
First day of programming in 2017 is Friday January 27, for a big fundraiser for the Andre Bisson Band who take off on a tour to Memphis. Showtime is 8 pm.

Event, Music, Music-Blues, News

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