Thursday, October 30, 2014


Who: Flock of Seagulls, Big Bad Marty Band
What: Eighties New Wave, local cover band, costumes, party
When: Friday Oct 31, 2014  9PM
Where: Casino NB
Why: When's the last time a new wave/synth-pop band came to town?
Cost: $24.99 - $35.99
Link: Freakers Ball

Who: The Bricklins, Hope, The Soundchecks
What: Hell or High Water's Halloween Havoc
When: Friday Oct 31, 2014  10PM
Where: Esquire Tavern
Why: Loud music, cold beer, costumes, prizes
Cost: $10
Link: Halloween Havoc

Who: Les Hotesses d'Hilaire, The Squirts
What: Halloween avec les Hoteses d'Hilaire
When: Friday Oct 31, 2014
Where: Plan B Lounge
Cost: $10
Link: Halloween avec les Hotesses d'Hilaire

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

GIG ALERT: Rebel Spell / The Combine / Fear Agent / Creacher Thursday Oct 30, 2014

Who: The Rebel Spell (Vancouver) / The Combine (St. John's Nfld) / Fear Agent / Creacher
What: Punk, Metal, Hardcore, Loud, Fast, Heavy
When: Thursday Oct 30th, 2014  8PM
Where: Claude's House (95 Lester)
Why: The Rebel Spell have been rocking out political punk for over a decade and are catchy as hell.
Cost: PWYC / Donation
Link: Rebel Spell / The Combine / Fear Agent / Creacher

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

GIG ALERT: Paper Lions @ Tide & Boar Wednesday Oct 28th 2014

Who: Paper Lions (PEI), Rah Rah (Regina, SK)
What: Canadian Indie Pop
When: Wednesday Oct 28, 2014  10PM
Where: The Tide & Boar  700 Main St, Moncton NB
Why: What are your other options on a Tuesday night?
Cost: ????

Thursday, October 23, 2014

GIG ALERTS: Strange Attractor @ Esquire / Colonial Quarrels @ Plan B

Who: Strange Attractor (Sudbury, ON featuring ex- Statues), Hag Face (Calgary), Impulse Items, The Virals
What: Canadian Punk Rock
When: Friday Oct 24, 2014 10PM
Where: Esquire Tavern
Why: Two great touring bands plus great local bands
Cost: ????
Link: Strange Attractor / Hag Face

Who: Colonial Quarrels / The Crooked Brothers (Winnipeg)
What: Indie / Roots Rock
When: Friday Oct 24, 2014 10PM
Where: Plan B
Why: Album release for a local act that plays infrequently and seldom records
Cost: ????
Link: Colonial Quarrels Album Release

Monday, October 20, 2014

Gig Alert: Beef Boys / The Lonely Parade / The Mike V Band 10/20/2014

Who: Beef Boys (Peterborough, ON) The Lonely Parade (Peterborough, ON), The Mike V Band
What: Garage, Punk, Surf, Alernative, Indie, Rock
When: Monday Oct 20, 2014  9PM
Where: Claude's House 95 Lester Street
Why: Two visiting bands fro Peterborough for Chrissakes!
Cost: PWYC

Thursday, October 16, 2014

Gig Alert: B.A. Johnston

Who: B.A. Johnston, The Disasterbaters, Los Pollos Hermanos
What: acoustic slapstick, garage punk, surf
When: Friday Oct 17, 2014
Where: Esquire Tavern, 2 Reade Street, Moncton NB
Why: Friday night rock and roll!!!
Cost: ????

Thursday, October 9, 2014

GIG ALERT: Martha Wainwright Oct 9, 2014

Who: Martha Wainwright
What: Pop, folk, ballads, contemporary chanteuse
When: Thursday Oct. 9, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Capitol Theatre, 811 Main St., Moncton NB
Why: It's only her second time here. First in over a decade.
Cost: Tickets are $44 (plus service charges).