Tuesday July 7th Indie Tuesday's sponsored by Steam Whistle Breweries and with support from Amsterdam Breweries, Canada Rocks Media, Steve's Music, IndieCan Radio, and Meg-A-Music Toronto, will have our inaugural show at the Linsmore Tavern (1298 Danforth Ave) at 8pm! This is going to be such a special night as we have 3 incredible bands, Smokey And The Bloozehounds, Symphony of Nine and our featured act the Legendary Producer, Singer/Songwriter, 3 time Grammy Award Winner, Chris Birkett! It's not too often that you get to see a Grammy Award Winner perform, you'll get to see that with No Cover this Tuesday Night
Symphony of Nine is a Rock'n'Roll Indie Band who released their album Mixtape in October of 2014! Be ready for a Hard-hitting, Brit-inspired power rock with a dash of synth. An energetic live show that is decidedly NOT background music
Smokey & The Bloozehounds are a 3 piece rock/blues band from Toronto, Ontario that are on the rise. Featuring Smokey - Lead Vocals / Bass / Acoustic Guitar. Andrew Johnston - Lead Guitar / Vocals / Bass. Colin Johnston - Drums / Percussion / Vocals.
Chris Birkett is a multi talented music producer, sound engineer, musician, lyric writer and composer...a unique, visionary artist...His journey as an artist and his life are intimately connected and bear witness to his vision of a better world to come. His music productions and collaborations have sold more than one hundred million records and earned him three Grammy Awards for excellence in the music business. He rapidly became a producer in his own right working with artists such as: Sinead O'Connor, Buffy Sainte-Marie, Alison Moyet, Dexys Midnight Runners, Talking Heads, The Pogues, Bob Geldof, Mel Brooks, Siedah Garrett, Steve Earle, Ali Amran, Alain Chamfort, René Lacaille, Talitha Mac Kenzieetc…In 1993, he moved to France and opened a studio in Bordeaux where he collaborated with many international and world music artists; at the same time, he returned to the stage to promote his first album "Men from the sky". The extract "Where do we go from here" was included in the humanitarian album "One Voice, One Love" on Polygram records In 2009, he recorded his own second album "Freedom" featuring Tony Visconti, Buffy Sainte-Marie, Marc Berthoumieux andAndré Ceccarelli.
This is going to be a very special night as it is kicking off Indie Tuesdays, which will give the opportunity to many Indie Bands to showcase their talents! You definitely want to be a part of this historical first night that will be the most happening bar in Toronto for live music on Tuesday Nights! No Cover, the show starts at 8pm!