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September 2018

Folk Music Ontario Fundraiser featuring Julian Taylor, Nick Sherman and Cecile Doo-Kingue

September 25 @ 8:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Hugh’s Room Live, 2261 Dundas St. W.
Toronto, Ontario
$20 – $25

In advance of the annual tribal gathering of the folk clans at the Folk Music Ontario conference (Airport Hilton) some downtown fun-raising will take place at the community hub for folk, Hugh’s Room Live. Heading up the night is renowned soul rocker Julian Taylor with Nick Sherman and Cecile Doo-Kingue. Folk Music Ontario is a not for profit Arts Service Organization dedicated to supporting the growth and development of the folk music community and industry.

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Christina Martin – 2018 Impossible To Hold Tour

September 26 @ 8:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Hugh’s Room Live, 2261 Dundas St. W.
Toronto, Ontario
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$20 – $25

“I ADORE MARTIN’S TREMBLING VIBRATO AND ROUGH TOUGH ROCKER SENSIBILITY,  A MODERN FEISTY JOAN JETT,  SHE LOOKS COOL,  ACTS COOL,  SINGS COOL-  A PROPER ROCKSTAR.” “Impossible To Hold” is Christina Martin’s sixth and strongest studio album, achieving a perfect balance between organic ambience and impeccable production.  “I’m writing about faith and love more than ever with songs like ‘Keep Me Calm’ and ‘Always Reminding’, but I haven’t shaken the need to write about the darker things that are part of…

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The Occasional Angels

September 28 @ 8:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Hugh’s Room Live, 2261 Dundas St. W.
Toronto, Ontario
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$20 – $25

  The Occasional Angels is an Ottawa-based Indie band formed in July 2016 by rhythm guitarist and song-writer David Hart. Originally a trio, Hart expanded the line-up to include eight members: Lead singer Cris Ruggiero, drummer Mackenzie Perks, bassist Dave Daley, lead guitarist Francis O’Keefe, keyboardist Tom Pechloff, saxophonist Zeek Gross, trumpeter Kelly Craig as well as Hart on rhythm guitar. All songs are written by David Hart, recorded/arranged and produced by Scott Paterson. The band has released three albums…

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JENIE THAI NIGHT ON FIRE CD RELEASE SPECIAL GUESTS DALA AND JANE SIBERRY

September 29 @ 8:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Hugh’s Room Live, 2261 Dundas St. W.
Toronto, Ontario
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$28 – $33

  Born in Chiang Mai Thailand, and raised outside of Edmonton, Jenie Thai is building a musical presence throughout the country through the electric energy she displays on stage and the old soul that's conveyed through her songwriting. Her studying of music began at age five; she took private piano lessons for fifteen years. Through her classical training she spent her early school years performing difficult repertoire at various workshops, camps, and yearly round festivals receiving national accolade. Vocally, she…

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SKERRYVORE

September 30 @ 8:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Hugh’s Room Live, 2261 Dundas St. W.
Toronto, Ontario
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$25 – $30

SKERRYVORE Saturday | September 8, 2018 | 8:30pm $25 Advance / $30 Door Twice winners of Scotland’s Traditional Music ‘Live Act of the Year’ Award (2016 & 2011), SKERRYVORE have been on a meteoric journey that has taken them from the remote Isle of Tiree on to International tours to all corners of the globe. SKERRYVORE create a unique fusion of folk, trad, rock and Americana that represents all the different personalities and upbringing of the 8 band members who hail…

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October 2018

Miss Emily

October 1 @ 8:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Hugh’s Room Live, 2261 Dundas St. W.
Toronto, Ontario
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$25 – $30

MISS EMILY Monday | October 01 | 8:30pm $25 Advance / $30 Door In the 1990’s a 12 year-old Emily Fennell was making her way around Southern Ontario, singing at county fairs and winning competition after competition. She was literally finding her voice. While the other young vocalists were dazzling crowds with standards like “Somewhere Over the Rainbow” or “I Will Always Love You,” Emily was stunning judges and audiences into silent amazement with K.D. Lang’s version of the Patsy…

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Fundraiser

October 2 @ 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Mike Plume

October 3 @ 8:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Hugh’s Room Live, 2261 Dundas St. W.
Toronto, Ontario
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Mike Plume $25 Advance | $30 Door – In March of 1985, at the age of 16, Plume picks up a guitar for the first time and sets off on the lifelong road of learning how to play it. – In December of 1985, at the Bonnyville Centralized High School “Christmas Concert”, Ernie Basiliadis (15 years old) and Plume(17 years old) play their very first gig. What they lacked in talent, they made up for in sheer volume. Songs played or…

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The Small Glories

October 5 @ 8:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Hugh’s Room Live, 2261 Dundas St. W.
Toronto, Ontario
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$20 – $25

Folk powerhouse pair The Small Glories are Cara Luft & JD Edwards, a dynamic duo planted on the Canadian Prairies.  A self-professed “study in contrasts,” Luft's folkie yin proves a perfect match for Edwards’ rocker yang.  Thrown together purely by accident for an anniversary show at Winnipeg’s venerable West End Cultural Centre, The Small Glories is a partnership that could almost make you believe in fate.Straight out of the gate these two veteran singer/songwriters built a buzz around their tight harmonies, authenticity, visceral live…

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Pee Wee Ellis & Jason Wilson

October 6 @ 8:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Hugh’s Room Live, 2261 Dundas St. W.
Toronto, Ontario
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$30 – $35

Pee Wee Ellis and Jason Wilson Legendary sax-man Pee Wee Ellis and Canadian global-roots visionary Jason Wilson are once again teaming up for a special night at Hugh's Room. Ellis was an essential part of James Brown’s band and later served as Van Morrison's bandleader. Pee Wee co-wrote ‘Cold Sweat’ with Brown, as well as several other instrumental hits. Jason Wilson is a two-time Juno-Awards nominee who fuses reggae with jazz and folk. He has recorded with artists such as…

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