Venerable church to feature Tyrus Wallace

As part of the celebrations leading up to the 150th Anniversary of King’s United Church in July of 2019,  well known Antigonish recording artist Tyrus Wallace will perform a concert at the church on Sunday, October 28th at 2 p.m. “Wallace is blessed with a rich, baritone voice and a way with a song that...

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Songwriters Circle at deCoste to feature Bruce Guthro, friends

(EDITOR’S NOTE: THIS STORY IS BeING RE-POSTED FROM AN EARLIER VERSION DUE TO AN IN INCORRECT DATE.) PICTOU – Bruce Guthro has been hosting iconic and talented musicians at his songwriter circles for a dozen years, even hosting a nationally televised CBC series. On Tuesday, July 3 he will invite audience members into the intimate...

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JUBILEE: Andersen on Jubie stage for a third time

It has been said the third time’s a charm, so be prepared for Matt Andersen to charm his way into your heart at this year’s New Glasgow Riverfront Jubilee. This year marks Andersen’s third time on the Jubilee stage and he’s excited to be back. “It’s always good to play some shows closer to home,”...

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Stepping into the searchlight

After a life surrounded by music and 21 years of playing it himself, Adam MakBain decided it was time to enter his first competition. The CBC Searchlight competition is a singer/songwriter contest searching out Canadian talent across the country. He grew up in a musical home, watching his dad play music all his life and...

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JUBILEE: Dream come true for Jessie Brown

“I’ve been wanting to play this festival for three years now.” For Jessie Brown, who will be kicking things off Friday evening and taking the late night stage at the Acro later that night, playing the Riverfront Jubilee is proof that good things come to those who wait. Sonically a kissing cousin to Queens of...

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JUBILEE: Coyote opening Saturday main stage

A straight-up pop band with an East Coast indie edge, PEI’s five-piece Coyote should get energy levels pumping when they open things up on the mainstage Saturday evening. The group will also be performing at the Late Night Stage Saturday at the Acro Lounge & Eatery. To date, the band has two EPs to their...

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JUBILEE: The Glorious Sons rolling into Jube with some raw rock and roll

A raw sounding sort of rock is what brought The Glorious Sons together and now they’re bringing their sound back to the Maritimes. Singer Brett Emmons, once a Haligonian for some time, is excited to come back to what he calls a second home. “We’ve had a lot of amazing shows in Halifax and out...

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JUBILEE: Legendary Minglewood’s star will shine Friday night

Recently, at a Canada Day show in Westville, Matt Minglewood joked that he’s so old he’s on 8-Track. The truth within the joke is that he’s fortunate enough to have a career that has seen the 8-Track, cassette and CD rise and fall, and vinyl die only to be resurrected. Minglewood may have never expected...

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