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December 11-24
VOL.13 ISSUE. 8
HOME / MUSIC

Thursday December 11
3-6-9 Karaoke feat. Brandon Flaherty at Rock BottomDecember 11
Friends of Foes at Vangelis TavernDecember 11
The Road Hammers, Doc Walker and Blackjack Billy at Credit Union CentreDecember 11
Kelly Kalua at Bud's on BroadwayDecember 11
The Mudd Brothers at Winston'sDecember 11
A SaskCountry Christmas at Mayfair United Church - Stephen Maguire, Codie Prevost, Jay Semko, Kelsey Fitch, Samara Yung, Amy Nelson, J. J. Voss, Lisa Moen, Eli Barsi and Scott PatrickDecember 11, 7:00 pm
Friday December 12
Ride 'til Dawn with Snake River at AmigosDecember 12
Aces Wyld with Lexie Tytlandsvik at The LongbranchDecember 12
The Dudes, Jumbo, Bad Decisions and Me the Guts at Vangelis TavernDecember 12
Fear of Knowing at Bud's on BroadwayDecember 12
Ian Martens Trio at Prairie InkDecember 12
DJ Modus at 302 Lounge & DiscothequeDecember 12
Eddy Robertson at Somewhere Else Pub & GrillDecember 12
Foodbank PianoThon at The Bassment - All ages.December 12, 4:30 pm
Saskatoon Symphony Orchestra: 'Messiah' at Knox United ChurchDecember 12, 7:30 pm
Saturday December 13
Silent Era, Soul Mates and Castaway at AmigosDecember 13
Funktion at Spadina FreehouseDecember 13
Bootleg Saints at Rock BottomDecember 13
The Dudes, Me the Guts and The Bad Decisions at Vangelis TavernDecember 13
Kashmir at Bud's on BroadwayDecember 13
Saturday Afternoon Jam at Bud's on Broadway - All ages.December 13
No Hurry Trio at Prairie InkDecember 13
Eddy Robertson at Somewhere Else Pub & GrillDecember 13
Carmen Campagne at Saints Martyrs-Canadiens ChurchDecember 13, 2:00 pm
Joy of Vox at Third Avenue United ChurchDecember 13, 7:30 pm
Saskatoon Symphony Orchestra: 'Singalong Messiah' at Knox United ChurchDecember 13, 7:30 pm
Maurice Drouin's Jazzy Christmas at The Bassment - All ages.December 13, 8:00 pm
Sunday December 14
Eclipse Chorus with Rosie & The Riveters at Broadway TheatreDecember 14
Blues Jam with Fast Eddie at Vangelis TavernDecember 14
Kelly Read at Bud's on BroadwayDecember 14
The Maier Sisters at Yard & FlagonDecember 14
Maurice Drouin's Jazzy Christmas at The Bassment - All ages.December 14, 2:30 pm
Saskatoon Youth Orchestra with Saskatoon Strings: 'The Music of Stage & Screen' at Third Avenue United ChurchDecember 14, 6:00 pm
Stan's Place Jam at Stan's PlaceDecember 14, 8:30 pm
Monday December 15
Monday Jam with Bryn Becker & Jordan Welbourne at Louis' PubDecember 15
Tuesday December 16
Tijuana Tuesday Open Mic feat. Brooke Nickel at Rock BottomDecember 16
Gorgeous Blue Dogs at Bud's on BroadwayDecember 16
Super Jam at Somewhere Else Pub & GrillDecember 16
Wednesday December 17
Open Stage at AmigosDecember 17
The Huron Carole at TCU PlaceDecember 17
Gorgeous Blue Dogs at Bud's on BroadwayDecember 17
Thursday December 18
3-6-9 Karaoke feat. Brandon Flaherty at Rock BottomDecember 18
Diggers at Bud's on BroadwayDecember 18
Singing with Sylvia: 'Holiday Hoopla' at The RefineryDecember 18, 10:30 am
Singing with Sylvia: 'Holiday Hoopla' at The RefineryDecember 18, 1:00 pm
Kacy & Clayton with Kiera Dall'Osto at The Bassment - All ages.December 18, 8:00 pm
Friday December 19
Pandas in Japan, The Classy Chassys and Blackwater at AmigosDecember 19
Sand Spook at O'Brians Automotive Event Centre - All ages.December 19
An10na and Mateo at Spadina FreehouseDecember 19
Nodding Donkey, Mobina Galore, weareprototypes and Zombie Bouffant at Rock BottomDecember 19
Despistado and Phalec Baldwin at Vangelis TavernDecember 19
The Nightrain at Bud's on BroadwayDecember 19
The Standards Trio at Prairie InkDecember 19
Transcontinental Blues Band at Somewhere Else Pub & GrillDecember 19
Featurecast with The Gaff at Sutherland HallDecember 19
Singing with Sylvia: 'Holiday Hoopla' at The RefineryDecember 19, 10:30 am
Singing with Sylvia: 'Holiday Hoopla' at The RefineryDecember 19, 1:00 pm
Fintan Quinn at The Bassment - All ages.December 19, 4:30 pm
Jason Wilson feat. Cuyler Biller at The Bassment - All ages.December 19, 9:00 pm
Saturday December 20
Savage Henry & The Infamous One Pounders with Belladonnas And The Temps at AmigosDecember 20
One Bad Son and The Pistolwhips at O'Brians Automotive Event CentreDecember 20
River Valley Search Party at Rock BottomDecember 20
Brenda Jackson, Purdy Bird and Grid Pickers at Vangelis TavernDecember 20
The Fireside Singers at TCU PlaceDecember 20
Saturday Afternoon Jam at Bud's on Broadway - All ages.December 20
The Nightrain at Bud's on BroadwayDecember 20
Electric Blues Hour at Prairie InkDecember 20
Transcontinental Blues Band at Somewhere Else Pub & GrillDecember 20
Vesti and the Vexations at The Bassment - All ages.December 20, 8:00 pm
Sunday December 21
Blues Jam with Fast Eddie at Vangelis TavernDecember 21
The Fireside Singers at TCU PlaceDecember 21
Nigel Mack at Bud's on BroadwayDecember 21
Ryan Boldt at The Bassment - All ages.December 21, 8:00 pm
Stan's Place Jam at Stan's PlaceDecember 21, 8:30 pm
Monday December 22
Nigel Mack at Bud's on BroadwayDecember 22
Tuesday December 23
Tijuana Tuesday Open Mic feat. Brooke Nickel at Rock BottomDecember 23
Nigel Mack at Bud's on BroadwayDecember 23
Super Jam at Somewhere Else Pub & GrillDecember 23
Wednesday December 24
Open Stage at AmigosDecember 24

Venues

302 Lounge & Discotheque
302 Pacific Avenue
6Twelve
612 Spadina Cres.
Saskatoon, SK
Amigos
632 10th St.E
Beaumont Film & Record
Avenue Building, 100-220 3rd Ave. S
Beily's Pub and Grill
2404 8th St. E
Saskatoon, SK S7H 0V6
Broadway Theatre
715 Broadway Ave.
Saskatoon, SK S7N 1B3
Bud's on Broadway
715 Broadway Ave.
Saskatoon, SK S7N 1B5
Capitol Music Club
244 1st Avenue North
Convocation Hall
105 Administration Place, U of S campus
Cosmo Seniors Centre
614 11th St East
Credit Union Centre
101 3515 Thatcher Ave.
Saskatoon, SK S7R 1C4
Diva's
#110 - 220 Third Ave. S
Saskatoon, SK
Hose & Hydrant Brew Pub
612 11th St. E.
Saskatoon, SK S7N 0G3
Le Relais
308 4th Avenue North
Long & McQuade
Louis' Pub
U of S Campus
Saskatoon, SK S7N 5A3
Maguires Irish Pub & Brewery
2105 8th St. E.
Saskatoon, SK S7H 0T8
McNally Robinson
3130 8th St. E
Saskatoon, SK S7H 0W2
Mystic Java
209 3929 8th St. E
Saskatoon, SK S7H 5M2
O'Brians Automotive Event Centre
241 2nd Ave. S
Saskatoon, SK S7K 1K8
Prairie Ink
McNally Robinson Booksellers
Remai Arts Centre
100 Spadian Crescent East
Saskatoon, SK
Rock Bottom
834B Broadway Ave. N.
Saskatoon, SK S7N 1B6
Roxy Theatre
320 - 20th Street West
Somewhere Else Pub & Grill
2605 Broadway Avenue
Spadina Freehouse
608 Spadina Cres. E
Saskatoon, SK S7K 3G9
TCU Place
35 22nd St W.
Saskatoon, SK S7K 0C8
The Bassment
202 4th Ave. N.
Saskatoon, SK
The Longbranch
806 Idylwyld Dr
Saskatoon, SK S7L 0Z6
Toon Town Tavern
Confederation Inn 3330 Fairlight Drive
Vangelis Tavern
801 Broadway Ave.
Saskatoon, SK S7N 1B5
Winston's
Senator Hotel, 2nd Avenue East
Yard & Flagon
718 Broadway Avenue

Music

Live PreviewsCraig Silliphant, James Brotheridge

Published Thursday December 11, 05:09 pm
More Galore
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Christmas ChicJames Brotheridge

Published Thursday December 11, 05:14 pm
Seasonal albums can be brutal, but this one isn’t
Chic GamineChristmas, Vol. 1Self-released3.5/5I interviewed Damian Abraham of Fucked Up once, and he told me, “If I sing it, it’s hardcore,” meaning his singing style is going to turn whatever he’s doing into hardcore. When it comes to holiday albums, there are two main appro

Positive ChatterCraig Silliphant

Published Thursday December 11, 06:01 pm
Saskatoon’s Close Talker has a lot of tongues wagging
CLOSE TALKERFriday 12 and Saturday 13Capitol Music ClubI finally managed to catch up with Close Talker as they were driving through the U.S., somewhere near the border between Oregon and California. Drummer Chris Morien, riding shotgun, answers the call. I’ve interviewed a lot of bands from pl