Tag: Americana

Bywater Call CD Release

FILMING NOTICE: This event will be filmed for promotional use by Hugh’s Room Live.   Sunday, November 17, 2019 | 8:30pm Bywater Call CD Release $15 Advance / $20 Door * * Now Nominated for Best New Artist at the ...

Fergus Hambleton

Wednesday, November 6, 2019 | 8:30pm Fergus Hambleton $20 Advance / $25 Door * Pleased to announce the release of my brand new album NEIGHBOURHOODS, a tour through some musical neighbourhoods… ones I’ve known and ones I can only imagine. ...
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Chris Landry and the Seasick Mommas release new video ahead ...

Ottawa-based Chris Landry and the Seasick Mommas are gearing up to release their sophomore album, Two Ninety Three, on Nov. 29, and we’re excited to premiere the first video from it, “You Don’t Call Me Like You Used To.” Chris ...

Claire Lynch

Saturday, October 12, 2019  | 8:30pm Claire Lynch  Advance $30.00 / Doors $35.00 Long recognized and praised as a creative force in acoustic music, Claire Lynch is a pioneer who continually pushes the boundaries of the bluegrass genre. Her career ...

Tommy Youngsteen: Bruce Springsteen’s Nebraska

Tuesday, September 24, 2019 | 8:30pm Tommy Youngsteen: Bruce Springsteen’s Nebraska $25 Advance / $30 Door We at Hugh’s Room Live want to wish a very happy birthday to The Boss, Bruce Springsteen. To celebrate the man and his vast ...
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Neil Little offers Zen Americana on self-titled debut album

On the surface, Neil Little is an acoustic singer-songwriter. But that simple description does not come close to capturing the sparse, haunting beauty of his eponymous debut EP, out Sept. 27. A more accurate phrase may be “ambient folk,” or ...
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Ottawa Bluesfest – July 5: On a country stroll

I was back to Bluesfest on July 5, and the weather was still unsettled.  As evening approached, so did a severe storm.  The festival was already looking at one cancellation: Colter Wall due to travel complications, and now additional shows ...
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Johnson Crook expands their sound on new single “Dear Me”

With their new single “Dear Me” — out July 12 on all platforms via Coalition Music — Toronto’s Johnson Crook returns with a fresh approach to their particular blend of rock, country and folk. It’s further proof that a great song, ...
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Twas Now releases Flesh and Bone and “Family Roots” video

For anyone who has lived in Kitchener, ON since the 1980s, it’s a safe bet they know the enigmatic graffiti adorning a prominent railroad bridge that simply states, “Twas Now.” No one really knows who put it there or what ...
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Terry Savage drops diesel-burnin’ new video ‘Full Pull’

Terry Savage’s brand of country music is not likely to be found on a typical soccer mom’s playlist. However, if you’re a fan of honest, gritty and sometimes funny stories told against the backdrop of vintage country music sounds, then ...