>> Monday, April 9, 2012
First up, the inimitable Jane Siberry returns to the WECC for a gig on Sunday, May 6th.
Also, roots-rock veterans Skydiggers will play a pair of sets at the WECC on Saturday, May 26th. Look for their latest release, Northern Shore, on April 17th via Latent Recordings.
Jayme Stone's Room of Wonders is there on Sunday, May 27th.
Show I missed listing: Sepultura and Death Angel are at the Pyramid on Wednesday, April 18th.
Buck 65 (Rich Terfry) is taking a break from his highly enviable Radio 2 Drive day job and heading West in May for a brief tour. Check him out at the Pyramid on Friday, May 11th.
The second annual Bands vs. Filmmakers event goes down this year on Thursday, May 31st. This year the event features:
Bands: SitDownTracy, Cannon Bros., Nova, The Magnificent 7s, and This Hisses
Filmmakers: Rhayne Vermette, Scott Fitzpatrick, Curtis Wiebe, Stephane Oystryk, and Danishka Esterhazy
And finally, if you're interested, my CBC Manitoba Scene piece on our mighty fine local label Head in the Sand Records. If you haven't heard Rococode's sweet sounds yet, do yourself a favour. "Empire" is a pure pop gem.