Wednesday, May 28, 2014

Neon News 2015-05-28 Calles Calientes

Hey Fanz!

Summer is here and the streets are heating up!

This is Street Brass at the first Pedestrian Sunday of the season in Kensington Market. Look for us on the last Sunday of each month until Fall. We play carnival music of the Americas

Here's where I'll be playing in the next little while:

Rambunctious is back with a gig at Baltic Avenue, a newish Bloorcourt restaurant. Rambunctious will hit about 11 pm.

Wednesday, May 28
Rambunctious with The Holy Gasp and Mozayic
Baltic Avenue
875 Bloor Street West

The return of the Humdinger

Friday, May 30, 9-12 pm
Wayne Neon and friends
Crescent Town Restaurant
17 The Market Place
Crescent Town
(across from Victoria Park subway)

And more Rambunctious!

Saturday, May 31, midnight
La Palette
492 Queen Street West
On the bar!

I'll be playing with Chihiro at The Free Times!

Friday, June 6, 8 pm to 12 pm
Chihiro Nagamatsu and friends
The Free Times Café
320 College Street

Street Brass will be heating the streets at the Dundas West Fest!

Saturday, June 7, 9:30 pm
Street Brass
Dundas West Fest
1585 Dundas Street West
(outdoor stage near Lula Lounge)

You know summer is here when the honey starts flowing in Streetsville!

Sunday, June 8, at noon on the main stage
The Mississauga Big Band Jazz Ensemble
Streetsville Bread & Honey Festival
Streetsville Memorial Park

As usual, GALR will play on Father's Day

Sunday, June 15. 8-11 pm
Gordon's Acoustic Living Room
The Free Times Café
320 College Street

The Stop Community Food Centre is a wonderful organization that works to increase access to healthy food. Their chief fundraiser for the year is the Night Market, an all-you-can-eat street festival.

Wednesday, June 18, 7-11 pm
The Stop's Night Market
in Honest Ed's parking lot
All you can eat and drink, $65

The St. Andrew's Society of Toronto commemorates a legendary battle at a legendary venue!

Saturday, June 21, 7 to 11:30 pm
Caledon County and friends
(and four other bands!)
The Bannockburn Celtic Concert
El Mocambo
464 Spadina Avenue

Whew! Lots doin' in June. See you soon!



Friday, May 2, 2014

Neon News 140502 What's An Octokat?

Hey Fanz!

This is an Octokat:

The Octokats play west coast jazz, and they'll be playing it on Sunday in Mississauga in a joint Spring concert with MBBJE! 

Sunday, May 4, 2014, 7:00 pm
Mississauga Big Band Jazz Ensemble with
The Octokats
Cooksville United Church
2500 Mimosa Row
Mississauga ON


Sunday, May 18, 2014, 8-11 pm
Gordon's Acoustic Living Room
The Free Times Café
320 College Street (west of Spadina)

Saturday, May 31, 2014, midnight
La Palette Restaurant (on the bar!)
492 Queen Street West (east of Bathurst)


See you soon!