Michael Hogan

Michael Hogan is among the special guests at Sci-Fi on the Rock 8.

Friday, Saturday and Sunday - Sci-Fi on the Rock 8. Holiday Inn St. John's.​

Saturday - 2014 Newfoundland and Labrador Book Awards Reading, featuring the finalists in children's and young adult literature: Tom Dawe, Andy Jones, and William Pryse-Phillips. Rocket Room from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Sunday - 2014 Newfoundland and Labrador Book Awards Reading, featuring the finalists in fiction: Ed Kavanagh, Lisa Moore, and Russell Wangersky. At the Ship Pub, beginning at 7:30 p.m.​

Sunday - Spoken Word St John's Poetry Open Mic. Cox & Palmer Second Space at the LSPU Hall, 7 p.m.

The Downtown Music Scene:

Friday:

  • Rose and Thistle -  Salty Dolls & the Moonshine Men, 8 p.m.
  • The Rockhouse - St. John's Does Bruce Springsteen, 10 p.m.
  • Shamrock City - Acoustic Middle Tickle, 5:30 p.m.; Barry Kenny, Glen Harvey, Greg Clarke, 8:30 p.m.; Hagdown, 11 p.m.
  • The Levee - Iron Giant, The Combine, Undesirables, Release The Hounds, 9 p.m.
  • Humphry’s - Andrew LeDrew, 9:30 p.m.
  • Martini Bar (downstairs) - Sanye, 10 p.m.
  • Martini Bar (upstairs) - Stixx & Stones, 10 p.m.
  • The Ship - Make Mean Everything, London Above, and Beer Patrice, 11 p.m.
  • Allure - Project 46, 11 p.m.
  • Fat Cat - Smokestack Lightin, 11 p.m.
  • Trapper John’s - The Diezel Dogs, 11 p.m.

Denis Parker

Denis Parker & Modern Saints will play the Fat Cat on Saturday night. (Paul Daly photo)

Saturday:

  • Shamrock City - Acoustic Middle Tickle, 5:30 p.m.; Barry Kenny, Glen Harvey, Greg Clarke, 8:30 p.m.; Hagdown, 11 p.m.
  • The Levee - Iron Giant, Devastator, Nuke Em, Bridges, 9 p.m.​
  • Humphry’s - Chris Meyers, 9:30 p.m.
  • Distortion - RuinedByRadio, Plainface, and CAHHR, 10 p.m.
  • Martini Bar (upstairs) - Stixx & Stones, 10 p.m.
  • Fat Cat - Denis Parker & Modern Saints, 11 p.m.
  • Trapper John’s - The Diezel Dogs, 11 p.m.


Sunday:

  • Shamrock City - Derek Harrington, 7 p.m.; Arthur & Fred of the Navigators, 10:30 p.m.
  • Fat Cat - Darrell Cooper Acoustic Blues, 11 p.m.