ROCKIN’ NEW YEARS EVE
After a wildly popular submission process to open for Finger Eleven on New Years Eve, the Entertainment Committee for Rockin NYE have narrowed it down to ten (10) awesome local artists. Things now open up to the community to select their favourite two artists. Who will it be? Cast your vote daily at www.londonmusicoffice.com/RockinNYE. Local openers for Finger Eleven will be announced at 11:00am on Friday December 9th!
CALL TO ARTIST
London Arts Council is looking for artist to participate in the London Arts Live program. This unique program professional artists with new venues and audiences and offers Londoners new opportunities to engage in and experience the arts. Interested in being paid to perform. Visit http://www.londonculture.ca/things-we-do/london-arts-live/call-artists for further details.
EXTENDING BAR SERVING HOURS
The Toronto Music Advisory Committee has suggested City Staff look into the feasibility of extending last call past 2am stating “Entertainment venues can’t survive if last call is at 2am”. With many venues closing in recent months the City of Toronto and the Toronto Music Advisory Committee are exploring opportunities for additional income. Read more here http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/toronto/city-s-bars-need-later-closing-time-music-industry-tells-councillors-1.3866686
JACK RICHARDSON LONDON MUSIC HALL OF FAME HOURS
Deck the Hall at The Rosewood Room at the Jacks Hall of Fame on Dundas! You’ll be able to tour our local music exhibit Saturdays leading up to Christmas with live music!
DALE ANNE BRENDON BENEFIT CONCERT
Back in August, Dale was hit head on by a drunk driver and has been unable to perform and earn her income since. The music community is coming together on Sunday December 4th to support Dale with a fundraising event and raffle. A heavy hitting line up of local artists including Sarah Smith, Tea Peacock, Shelly Rastin, Doug & Bizz Varty, Chris Murphy and many others will perform. The benefit concert takes place on Sunday December 4th at The Wortley Roadhouse. Learn more about the event at www.wortleyroadhouse.com