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Lighthouse And More Coming This Season To Shenkman!

If you’re like me and a lover of all great music, then check out the exciting new season of Shenkman Arts Centre. For starters, how about Lighthouse hitting the road to celebrate 50 years!!  From Sunny Days to One Fine

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Corey Is All Hart!!

Corey Hart is back with his new EP and his new tour which hits Ottawa next Wednesday night with Glass Tiger!!! Corey took time off the road and out of the spotlight for many years to help his wife Julie

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Have You Seen Meridian Theatre’s Last Line Up?

Meridian at Centrepointe Theatre’s latest line up has something pretty much for everyone.   Like what you ask, well let me tell you 🙂 For comedy fans, you can check out one of the funniest in stand-up, also a TV host,

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A Match Made In Heaven ;)

If you’re a fan of Matchbox 20 and Rob Thomas solo, well here is some good news out of that camp 🙂 Just announced this morning, Rob Thomas is coming to town!! Rob Thomas is one of the most distinctive

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Motown Soul

  Canada’s newest hit show is on tour!   Paquette Productions and Jewel 98.5 present Motown Soul playing on Meridian @ Centrepointe, Friday May 3rd.   The stellar vocals of Cathy, Marlene and Amoy are joined by special guest preformer

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We All Have Our Reasons

My first serious boyfriend in high school was an alcoholic.  Sad but true, he learned off his Dad, he was 15 and lived with his Grandmother and while he never hurt me when he drank, he did scare me as

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Leaving Las Vegas

She’s a little bit country and he’s a little bit rock ‘n’ roll but they’re both still leaving Las Vegas. Donny and Marie Osmond are saying goodbye to Vegas. The brother-sister duo say they will end their residency in Las

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It’s A Beautiful Buble Or Bubbly World :)

It’s no secret I love Michael Buble!!!  LOVE LOVE LOVE Michael Buble!!  I’ve seen him numerous times in concert and he wins me over all again each and every time.  I have all his CD’s, his song Home is one

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No Monkeeing Around

Funny how when a celebrity dies, their value goes up and the passing of Peter Tork of The Monkees last week was no exception. Sales of The Monkees songs grew by more than 1,100% after Peter Tork’s death on Thursday

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Prelude To Valentine’s Day!

Next Thursday is the day of love, when  Cupid will be out making sure we all get our cards, flowers, chocolates and love. Cupid has that day covered but Wasabi is getting a head start with The Stan Clark Orchestra

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Family Day Sounds Like This…

Family Day is coming up soon and if you’re looking for things to do with the….well family, you might want to check this out. It’s the Big Bang Festival, a fun-filled two-day children’s music festival offering free and low cost

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Foreigner Re-Record Song For A Great Cause

I remember the first time I heard the song I Want To Know What Love Is by Foreigner live, it was at the Montreal Forum and they brought out this great chorus of kids to sing it and it was

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Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Nominees

No pressure but you have until Sunday to cast your vote for who should be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame next year. The top five vote-getters will be tallied along with the other ballots by industry

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Super Cooper Brothers

The Cooper Brothers for me are just the most amazing band, I have loved them ever since first hearing them on my little red transistor radio when I was a little girl.  Their songs, the harmonies, the music, it’s like

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Jewel 98.5 Presents John McDermott Trio Celebrating 25 Years!

  Internationally renowned recording star John McDermott is coming to Ottawa, bringing with him a storied career of musical accomplishments and a wealth of talent.   This tour will showcase a variety of selections from his storied discography presented through

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