The Almost Hip Tribute to the Tragically Hip Live @ the Linsmore celebrating the life of Gord DownieFriday, 17 November 2017 21:30 Linsmore Tavern
There has been a lot of sadness with the passing of Canadian legend Gord Downie. With the passing of this amazing Canadian artist, the Linsmore Tavern wants to put on an evening of music dedicated to Gord Downie and The Tragically Hip! That's right, the Linsmore is bringing in the BEST Tribute to The Tragically Hip, The Almost Hip who have been performing since 1990, back for a special evening of music dedicated to Gord Downie on Friday November 17th! You are definitely going to want to be a part of this night and see the best Tribute to The Tragically Hip in all of Canada! The Tragically Hip and Gord Downie epitomizes Canada and there's going to be nothing more Canadian than partaking in some sing-alongs to the classic hits of the Tragically Hip, with The Almost Hip! Come to the Linsmore on November 17th for this memorable night and to celebrate the music of Gord Downie!
Formed in Kingston Ontario in 1983, The Tragically Hip has released 12 studio albums, two live albums, 1 EP, and 54 singles. Nine of their albums have reached No. 1 in Canada. They have received numerous Canadian Music awards, including 14 Juno Awards.
ALMOST HIP was born in the fall of 1990 and played it's 1st Official gig at a bar in Kitchener called " DUFFERS " on Oct 6th. The band has not stopped accepting bookings since that day. Dubbed as "ALMOST HIP - The Longest Running TRAGICALLY HIP Tribute on the Planet". They have enjoyed a tremendous amount of success with their HONEST approach to the music. They have studied and concentrated on reproducing the LIVE HIP sound that has catapulted "The Tragically Hip" into the hearts and minds of ALL CANADIAN music fans. The Tragically Hip" is one of the most respected rock bands in Canada and are often referred to as "Canada's Band ". ALMOST HIP delivers the songs with such an intensity, style and tightness, you'll think you're listening to the The Tragically Hip LIVE. This Kitchener, Ontario band plays and sounds just like the original in a LIVE setting . . .
Tickets for this show are now on sale and are $7 in advance, $10 at the door! Tickets will go fast, so get them now and celebrate the life of Canadian icon, Gord Downie! You can purchase your tickets at the Linsmore Tavern or right here at www.linsmoretavern.com
****Please note, that advance ticket sales are now SOLD-OUT!! There will be a handful of tickets available at the door for regular price tonight, so you can still purchase them!*****