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Nov 10, 2016: Good day to you, friends, whatever time zone you're in. I woke up in Amsterdam yesterday to the news that Donald Trump's been elected President. I checked outside, though, and it turns out the world's still here... read my words from the road
Go Long World Tour
I'm honoured to be headlining Andy's Acoustic Forum's year-end event, held at Marks Park Sports Club on
Judith Street in Emmarentia, along with performances from Laurie Levine, Naming James, Herman Bergman, and Auriel Lefebre. It runs 7:30-11pm, and it's just R60 at the door.
House concert, 6pm doors, 7pm start, R50 donation, magic or your money back. Everyone's welcome, just email firstname.lastname@example.org to RSVP!
The Second Chances and I will be singing a few songs as part of Penny Malmberg's always-magical First Night event at McDougall United Church, alongside Gateway Festival City Fiddlers, Back Porch Swing, the Justine Vandergrift Trio, Benjamin Williams, Twin Peaks, Daniel Gervais, Clint Pelletier & Jeremiah McDade! Doors open at 6:45, and music runs 7:30-10:30. Bring a donation or non-perishable item for the Edmonton Food Bank, and I guarantee you'll go home with a heartful of love. If you're on Facebook, the event's here, please share!
Calgary CD release at Ironwood Stage with the Second Chances and special guest Carter Felker! 9pm start, tickets $12 advance/$15 at the door.
Playing Lethbridge Folk Club with the Second Chances! The concert will be held at the Cave in Lethbridge College. Show starts at 8pm with an opener TBA, then we're on at 9pm for two sets. Tickets are $25.00 for members, $30.00 for non-members (includes a $5.00 membership), and $20.00 for students ($15.00 with membership).
The Second Chances and I will be featured at Brisbane Unplugged in the New Farm Bowls Club, at 969 Brunswick Street. The show starts at 7:30 with blackboard spots (first in first served), and we're on last, from 9:15-10pm. Door charge is $10 or $7 for concessions, and there's a full bar and food available.
Stanthorpe, QLD, AU
The Little Theatre with the Second Chances! 7pm doors, more details TBA.
Byron Bay, NSW, AU
At The Treehouse on Belongil Beach with the Second Chances! No cover charge, sets at 7:30 and 9pm.
Tintenbar, NSW, AU
At Tintenbar Upfront with the Second Chances! It's at Tintenbar Hall, on the corner of Tintenbar Road And George Street, opposite the Tintenbar Store. There's an Indian banquet at 6:30pm (pre-booking required, and the show kicks of at 7:30. Tickets are $10/$5 members and concessions, booked through their website. If you're on Facebook, the event's here, please share!
Sunshine Coast, QLD, AU
Federal Hall with the Second Chances! 320 Bruce Highway in Federal, more details TBA.
Mudgeeraba, QLD, AU
Matinee house concert with the Second Chances, 1pm doors, 2pm start, $15 at the door, BYOB and potluck food. Tickets/details from Glenn on 0419 55 8685 or email@example.com.
Bellingen, NSW, AU
With the Second Chances, details TBA.
Kempsey, NSW, AU
At the Oddfellows Hall with the Second Chances, more details TBA.
Back at the lovely Smith's Alternative with the Second Chances, 9:30pm start, $15 at the door/$10 discount for CMC members, magic or your money back. If you're on Facebook, the event's here, please share!
Tomerong, NSW, AU
Tomerong Hall with the Second Chances, details TBA.
Sydney, NSW, AU
The Second Chances and are excited to headline Sydney's long-running, totally acoustic monthly folk night, The Loaded Dog in Annandale! 8pm start with a few floor spots and a support act, entry $20/$18 concessions, magic or your money back.
Acoustic Renaissance concert at Hinsdale Unitarian Church, opening for the legendary John Gorka! It's at 11 West Maple Street in Hinsdale, doors open at 7:15pm, I'm on at 8pm, and tickets are $20 or $18 for students and seniors. I've known and loved John's music for ages now, and getting the opportunity to share a show with him is bucket list stuff for me.
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HOUSE CONCERTS: My favorite place to play is in a living room for you and twenty or thirty of your closest friends. You don't need a sound system & it won't cost you a thing. If you're interested you can contact me directly by email to grooverevival at gmail dot com or call 780 695 3474. If you'd like to know more, have a look around Concerts in Your Home, linked below:
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