Milkcrate Records – Elk The Moose In Store February 24

Elk The Moose, a Roots/Folk/Reggae trio originally formed in Peterborough, Ontario, now active here in Kelowna BC will grace the murphy stage and put on what should be a pretty great show.  To add to the fun, this will be the bands CD release show for their debut ep, Burgoyne Bay.

The show will be free and all ages as always, but feel free to bring a few dollars to support the band, or even pick up one of their CDs!

Live Music: Friday the 13th

Friday, Jan. 13th, 2017 venue
Adam Meachem Wine + Art
Amanda Morazain and the Trevor Salloum Group Jazz Nights at Muninn’s Pub
Amistad Doc Willoughby’s Pub
Black Cat Soul Marmalade Cat Cafe
Currently Nameless Edgewater Pub, Peachland
Deepsounds Fernandos Pub
Elvis “68 The Re-creation Creekside Theatre, Lake Country
Gold Rhindress Eldorado Hotel
Kevin Foley’s Neil Young tribute Cache Lounge
Linus The Blue Gator
Live Music Vintner’s Poolside Grill
Penderecki String Quartet Rotary Centre for the Arts
String Theory O’Flannigans Pub


My Fav Concerts 2016

It’s that time of year again. I started this in 2007, and continued in 20082009 and 2010,201120122013 and 2014…. so here’s a look at some of my favourite shows this past year:

Top 10 concerts of 2016

#1 Tragically Hip
Rogers Arena
Vancouver, BC
July 24th, 2016

#2 Temple of the Dog / Fantastic Negrito
Paramount Theatre
Seattle, WA
Nov. 21st, 2016

#3 Pearl Jam
Wrigley Field
Chicago, IL
Aug. 22nd, 2016

#4 Death Cab for Cutie @ Bumbershoot Music Festival
Seattle, WA
Sept. 1-3rd, 2016

#5 Father John Misty @ Bumbershoot Music Festival
Seattle, WA
Sept. 1-3rd, 2016

#6 Tame Impala @ Bumbershoot Music Festival
Seattle, WA
Sept. 1-3rd, 2016

#7 Monster Truck / Temprance Movement
Cactus Jacks
Kamloops, BC
Feb. 26th

#8 David Crosby
Kelowna Community Theatre
Kelowna, BC
Sept. 14th, 2016

#9 The Small Glories / Matthew Hornell
Streaming Cafe
Kelowna, BC
April 1st, 2016

#10 ZZ Top / Tim Montana and the Shrednecks
Prospera Place
Kelowna, BC
April 6th, 2016


Kelowna NYE

Saturday, Dec. 31st, 2016 venue
Anna Jacyszyn Trio Ricardos, Lake Country
Colt 45 O’Flannigans Pub
DJ Invisible Doc Willoughby’s Pub
Drifter Dakodas
En Karma, Floyd Vedan, Swamp Honey Stuart Park, New York New Years Eve
Floyd Meets Brown, Ripple Illusion Fernandos Pub
One Night Only Creekside Pub & Grill
Rann Berry’s TIME MACHINE Kelowna Lake City Casino
Scotty & The Slamdogs Riley’s Pub
The Goods The Blue Gator
The Regals Parkinson Rec Centre
Tiger Moon and Swamp Honey French Cultural Centre

Bill and Joel Plaskett @ Mary Irwin Theatre, March 29th

Bill and Joel Plaskett @ Mary Irwin Theatre WITH SPECIAL GUEST: MAYHEMINGWAYS


When Bill Plaskett and his son Joel Plaskett get together to write songs, the result, as Bill describes it, is “a touch of the traditional mixed in with the new, and a lot of the unexpected, arrived at through experimentation.” The result is Solidarity, an album that welds Bill’s traditional folk leanings with Joel’s long and acclaimed history in the Canadian rock landscape.

Set for release on February 17 via Pheromone Recordings, the title track, “Solidarity” is a great summation of their collaboration, both lyrically and sonically. “I wanted a song Dad and I could sing together that connected our individual journeys and our personal politics,” says Joel. “The word ‘solidarity’ came to mind and didn’t leave.”

Beginning March 15, Bill and Joel will embark on the Solidarity Tour across Canada, performing their collaborations and other songs from Joel’s vast catalog. Peterborough fuzz-folk duo Mayhemingways is also along for the ride as opening support and performing with Bill and Joel.

Current tour dates can be found below, with more tour dates to be announced shortly. For fan pre-sale tickets – follow the links below and use the code “Solidarity”.