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Chris De Burgh In Concert

Jewel 98.5 is pleased to welcome Chris de Burgh’s return to Ottawa on Tuesday, October 3rd at TD Centre for a night of his greatest hits as well as live songs from his new album, A Better World!   The A Better

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Kenny Rogers At TD Ottawa Jazz Festival

  The TD Ottawa Jazz Festival is packed full of amazing artists including Kenny Rogers!     On Saturday, June 24 it’s a concert under the stars you don’t want to miss! The Kenny Rogers’ Final World Tour: The Gambler’s

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Tonight Will Be All About Soul

There was a time when Audrey Faith Perry was an unknown country singer just trying to make a go of this music scene back in the nineties.  Of course today, she is one of the most successful country artists of

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But Wait There’s More

Remember a few weeks ago, we were talking about the great Classic East and West shows this summer featuring The Eagles, Fleetwood Mac, Journey, Earth Wind & Fire, The Doobie Brothers and Steely Dan.  Already a pretty incredible line-up right

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Engelbert Humperdinck At The National Arts Centre

  Engelbert Humperdinck takes the stage for his 50th anniversary tour, May 4th, 8pm at the National Arts Centre’s Southam Hall, co-presented by Jewel 98.5!   Having toured to sold out crowds and performed for the Queen, Engelbert Humperdinck‘s 50 years of experience means it’s a

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Summer Birthday Boy Adds More Summer Tour Dates

A few weeks I had blogged about Don Henley hitting the road with a few dates to do some solo shows well good news is he has added more along the way and one of them is a Canadian stop.

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He Will Be Knocking On CTC’s Door This Summer

The Nobel Prize Winner for Literature is coming to town this summer……the man who has been influential in the music world for over five decades with songs such as Lay Lady Lay, Knockin’ On Heaven’s Door, Like A Rolling Stone

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Murray McLauchlan Friday, Nuff Said

Murray McLauchlan the legend, the musical genius is in town at Centrepointe Theatre this Friday and I think we should all just be there to enjoy this man’s great show.  Not only is he a prolific songwriter and multi-talented Juno

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John Mayer Searches The World

2017 will be the year John Mayer searches the world, in more ways than one.  First up he has new music out which is followed by his world tour aptly titled The Search For Everything World Tour and it kicks

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Thirteen Strings present Concert For Peace

The Thirteen Strings presents the Concert For Peace Friday January 27, 2017, 7:30 pm at Dominion-Chalmers! Presenting a new composition by the Iranian-Canadian Composers of Toronto (ICOT) which is based on Saadi’s famous poem “Bani Adam”. The new work will include

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Find Out More About The Stampeders

Tomorrow between 9 and 10am, find out more about the great band, The Stampeders who come to town next Thursday November 10th at Centrepointe Theatre as Rich Dodson of the band calls in to chat about their show, new music

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Millions Tune In For Hip Concert

Millions of Canadians spent their Saturday night watching or listening to an iconic Canadian band perform what could be their last concert.  The Tragically Hip wrapped up a cross-Canada tour with a show in their hometown of Kingston, with the

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Meatloaf Collapses While Performing In Edmonton

Meat Loaf collapsed on stage during a concert in Edmonton last night. He was taken to a hospital but his condition wasn’t immediately known. The 68-year-old singer — who was born Michael Lee Aday — cancelled two other concerts in

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Never To Old For A New Trick.

Who hasn’t grown up watching Keifer Sutherland from The Bay Boy to Lost Boys to Young Guns to Flatliners to Mirrors to that little tv show you may know called 24.  Yeah we have grown up with Keifer and all

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[Video] Piano Guys Play TD Place Arena Saturday Night

The Piano Guys will play the TD Place Arena Saturday (May 14th) night and there are still tickets left. The Piano Guys are a highly entertaining American musical group consisting of four dads… Jon Schmidt, Steven Sharp Nelson, Paul Anderson,

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