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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:


Fri
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


Sat
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


Friday
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.


Saturday
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


Track:
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

Saturday
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


Track:
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

Music
Friday
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
Saturday
A fundraising show for the upcoming Sissydude remount at Gus Pub w/Geordi Vision, The Graboids, Like a Motorcycle
Sunday
Cancer benefit w/Old Man Luedecke, Acres + Acres, Rose Cousins, Daniel Ledwell, Mo Kenney and more at the Carleton
Track:
Norma MacDonald, "Bright as You Dare"