October 26, 2023 8:30 pm
One of our favourite Original bands E C L E C T I C U S returns to the Linsmore Tavern (1298 Danforth Ave) on Thursday October 26th and it’s going to be a banger! Having performed at the Linsmore 4 times before and they always bring an electric atmosphere and the place is rocking! This band is one of the top bands in the country and you definitely need to see them live! The show starts at 8:30pm, there will be a $10 cover at the door!
ECLECTICUS, a five-piece rock band from Toronto, CA, are about to drop their newest studio 9-song rock album called Double Take. The album is a collection of new and timeless rock songs. The band recreated some acoustic versions of their songs like It’s Here and Counting the Moments. They also recreated some great songs from older albums with the band, such as Goin’ Far Away (Harry Conniption) and Devil’s Playground. and added a couple new bangers called Never Comes Easy and Crazy on You. This is their 7th release and the band is looking forward to performing these and other songs for a great audience at the one of the best places for live music in the city, at the Linsmore Tavern!
Double Take (2023): Written and produced by Gar Reid/Tiina LeMay, Performed by Eclecticus: Gar Reid and Tiin a LeMay (vocals, acoustic guitars), Jono Rose (drums), Brian Benwell (electric guitars), and Darrell Goodman (Bass), Engineered and mixed by: Gar Reid, Mastered by: Noah Mintz,Lacquer Channel (songs 1-3) and Gar Reid (songs 4-9)
Key highlights: In 2022, the band was a 3rd Place Semifinalist among tens of thousands of entrants for Audacy’s Opening Act to perform at the Hollywood Bowl in 2022 Tiina with Gar attended the 2022 Juno Awards at the Metro Convention Centre as a voting delegate SiriusXM interview – Canada Talks 2021 with That Eric Alper in\Apr 2021 Cashbox Canada Top 50 Pick for 2021 for lead single “Took Me for Granted”, CIMVA Best Rock Video Nominee/Finalist for 2023 for lead single “Got Me Going”, Canadian Beats Media interview, Critical acclaim received from: Revolution Radio, Canadian Beats Media, Starlite Sessions Artist of the Day, interviews/features for:Toronto Guardian,The Gate, Dropout Entertainment, RecordWorld/Cashbox Canada, Darryl Sterdan of Tinnitist, Buzz Music LA, and more. Radio play on terrestrial and online radio stations in Canada and US Notable shows: Sebastian Bach of Skidrow Tour 2018 and performing at the 40th Sound of Music Festival 2019