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Entertainment: January 2013 Archives

The In the Dead of Winter festival kicked off last night and runs most of the weekend, including:

At the Bus Stop: Irish Mythen, Gabrielle Papillon, Laura Cortese, Crowdis Bridge
At the Company House: Joanna Barker w/Catriona Sturton, Heather Green, Pat LePoidevan

At Cafe Cempoal: Joanna Barker, Catriona Sturton, Zac Crouse
At the Bus Stop: Morgan MacDonald w/Kim Harris, Laura Cortese, Bend the River
At the Company House: JP Hoe, Jennah Barry, Andrew O'Brien

In non-folk news there's

Take it to the Tiki Final Round: This four-week battle of the bands wraps up tonight with either Jessie Brown w/Billie Dre & The Poor Boys, Adam Baldwin or Young River declared the winner at the Harbourfront Lounge in Casino NS. The prize is a trip to Canadian Music Week in Toronto.

Dub Kartel EP Release Party w/The Wayo, Take Part, Nicole Ariana, P-80, Zora the Sultan at the Seahorse
Rockabilly Blues Riot featuring John Campbelljohn w/Chris Martin, Mike Trask, Chuck Bucket, Cythi Caine, Eb Anderson, The Resolutes at Bearly's

Jennah Barry, Dead Give Away

Enjoying a winter weekend

Blue Rodeo plays the Metro Centre
Nick Everett releases his new album elsethings w/Special Costello and Belle Comedians
B.A. Johnston's bday bash day 1 w/Mike O'Neill, Wet Denim, Astral Gunk, Outtacontroller at Gus

Take it to the Tiki Round 3: Panos, Laura Merrimen & The Hard Tickets, Young River, Quiet Parade at the Harbourfront Lounge

B.A. Johnston's bday bash 2 w/Bad Vibrations, Toledo, Dyscontrol, Moon
The Nova Scotia Mass Choir presents: The Dream Continues w/Charlie A'Court, Shauntay Grant, Marko at the Cohn

Panos, "Marred"

Entertainment to tempt you out the door!

Golden Globe/Oscar nominees Zero Dark Thirty and The Impossible hit town this weekend.

A staged reading of Three Storey, Ocean View at Dartmouth Players Saturday.Catherine Banks will be there. $10. 7:30

Take It to the Tiki battle of the bands round 2: AA Wallace, Billie Dre and the Poor Boys, Mountains and the Trees, Jessie Brown
Norma MacDonald, Becky Siamon and Ronok Sarkar at the Company House
Internet rapper Riff Raff at the Palace
A fundraising show for the upcoming Sissydude remount at Gus Pub w/Geordi Vision, The Graboids, Like a Motorcycle
Cancer benefit w/Old Man Luedecke, Acres + Acres, Rose Cousins, Daniel Ledwell, Mo Kenney and more at the Carleton
Norma MacDonald, "Bright as You Dare"