Q&A with The Collective

Members of The Collective are very busy these day with a new single, Beast, recently released. The Advocate caught up with band member Brett MacDougall for a quick Q&A before the band takes the Riverfront Jubilee stage on Saturday … Q: Have you ever played the Jubilee before? A: A few of us have played...

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Pop Classics back with Quad Tribute at the deCoste

PICTOU — Following the debut of Pictou County Pop Classics new “Quad Tribute” show held at the deCoste Performing Arts Centre as part of the DEANS fundraiser this fall, many have asked for it again — either for a second viewing or because they missed it. It had been their 11th show, all of which have...

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Countdown on to Jubilee!

It’s beginning to look a lot like …. the annual New Glasgow Riverfront Jubilee! Already, trucks and equipment are arriving at Glasgow Square in downtown New Glasgow to prepare for the annual music Jubilee. The Jubilee kicks off Friday at 8 p.m. with Grooveback followed by Andre Pettipas & The Giants, Pictou County Pop Classics...

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Final lineup for Jubilee 2017 announced

NEW GLASGOW –  The Jubilee is ready to rock the river for 2017, and has just announced its full line-up. Friday night’s lineup has filled out with the addition of Haywire headlining the night. Haywire formed three decades ago in Charlottetown, PEI. They are an award-winning band that has sold more than half a million...

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Alan Doyle, Matt Mays, Matt Andersen and Wintersleep to rock Jubilee

NEW GLASGOW – It’ll be a bit of a homecoming for the 2017 Jubilee when Sunday night co-headliners Alan Doyle & The Beautiful Gypsies and Matt Andersen & The Bona Fide, and Saturday night co-headliners Matt Mays and Wintersleep take the stage. Saturday night has co-headliners, Matt Mays and Wintersleep. Mays had rocked the river...

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Pop Classics adds second show

NEW GLASGOW – It took just seven minutes for the May 26 Pictou County Pop Classic show to sell out. Just hours after offering tickets for the premiere of its all-new 1960s tribute show, Pictou County Pop Classics announced that a second date has been added in response to demand. Tickets for the May 27...

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Pop Classics doing sold-out show, again

The Pictou County Pop Classics may be taking a different stage this time around but one thing remains the same: it’s sold out. Taking the show to a new venue — “across the causeway” — is something Pop Classics creative director Mike Vienneau views as a pilot project, and one that he’s quite excited about....

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Join in the fun of Pop Classics with 70s theme

NEW GLASGOW – Pictou County Pop Classics wants the crowd to join the show. The cast and crew are inviting ticket holders to dress the part in their favorite 70s outfits to help celebrate the era being paid tribute to by the Pictou County Pop Classics! There will be a photo booth for people to...

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