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This is the news archives from HamiltonMusician.com. We publish news about musicians and the music business in the Greater Hamilton area of Ontario, Canada. Hamilton has a rich musical heritage covering all genres, and a music industry that is known for eclecticism and determined individualism. Spare change is welcome.

News

This is the news archives from HamiltonMusician.com. We publish news about musicians and the music business in the Greater Hamilton area of Ontario, Canada. Hamilton has a rich musical heritage covering all genres, and a music industry that is known for eclecticism and determined individualism. Spare change is welcome.
Interview With Prakash John, part 2 This is part two of two parts. I spoke with bassist and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame member Prakash John at Ancaster's Coach and Lantern Blues Studio event. John's son Jordan was...
Robin Benedict and Done Deel, from robinbenedict.ca Mike Mansfield, Robin Benedict Hey, is anyone out there getting married or throwing a party? Perfect! I knew there were hundreds of you. What are you going to do for music? Deejay? NO WAY! Not as...
Musical Testosterone: Lo-Fi Pulls Into Ferguson Station LO FI at Ferguson Station Vince Sciara, Ken Corke, Todd Knight, Josh Harrison, Lips Holy reggae funk, Batman! At Ferguson Station in King Street East’s International Village, the Lo-Fi band put on a lunchtime concert Wednesday...
Corey Pearce and Drumming For The Greater Good "Everyone in there was in a marching band uniform" “It was during the scorching heat of the Chicago Fourth of July parades. The year was 1992. With all of us marching in our...
Ross Wooldridge and His Sextet Shows How It’s Done at Music at Fieldcote, Sunday July 8 Everything was right, musically speaking, at the Fieldcote Museum Bandshell in Ancaster. The volume, the blend of instruments, the beautiful singer, the swing style,...
Vocal and Guitar Duo Room For Two Take Their Gig To King Street East Evening pedestrians on King Street East were pleasantly surprised on three separate occasions in May, June and July. Room For Two, a vocal and guitar...
3…2…1…blast off! You have just witnessed the official launch of Greater Hamilton Musician magazine. Consider the working sub-title to be: The Secret Life of the Hamilton Music Scene. How can musicians in the Hamilton-Burlington area get more connected? How can they...
Harvey at the Hamilton Music Awards, 2011 Photo by Ida Adamowicz By: Rachel Harvey One of the challenges with interviewing someone you know, particularly if you’ve grown up with them, is that it’s hard to keep a straight face. Sounds unprofessional, but...
Larry Carlton In Concert With The Mohawk College Faculty Ensemble Friday, March 9, 2012 Just about every guitar player or fan of mainstream jazz in the district filled Mohawk College’s McIntyre Theatre to see guitar legend Larry Carlton display his talent....
The Artword Artbar on Colbourne Street, just off James Street North, is a place where local performers can love their audience and be loved back. It is a great example of how a venue can exercise its influence as...
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