Robert Ellis releases his second album, The Lights From The Chemical Plant via New West Records on March 4, 2014 in Canada. NPR have compared him to Willie Nelson and included him in their Under-The-Radar picks for 2014. Esquire describe him as “a peculiar but elegant intersection of Bon Iver, George Jones and Jackson Browne.”
Catch Robert Ellis in Toronto at The Drake Hotel on February 13, 2014.
THE BELLE GAME
“…singer Andrea Lo is the opposite of a “secret weapon,” more of a demonstration of just how rare a commanding, powerful vocal presence is in this realm.” – Pitchfork
Vancouver quintet The Belle Game premiered a new remix video for the song “Wait Up For You” off their acclaimed debut album Ritual Tradition Habit. The track was remixed by Vancouver artist STINT with the video “remixed” by video artist and founder of the Bleu Nuit video collective, Rob Feulner.
The Belle Game begin their North American tour in Montreal on February 6.
02/06 – Montreal, PQ @ Il Motore ^
02/07 – Ottawa, ON @ National Arts Centre
02/08 – Toronto, ON @ Horseshoe Tavern
02/24 – St. Paul, MN @ Turf Club
02/25 – Chicago, IL @ Empty Bottle
02/26 – Cleveland, OH @ Beachland Tavern
02/28 – Brooklyn, NY @ Glasslands #
03/01 – Philadelphia, PA @ North Star Bar #
03/03 – Washington, DC @ Sixth & I Synagogue #
03/04 – Chapel Hill, NC @ Local 506 #
03/05 – Atlanta, GA @ Star Bar #
03/06 – Charlotte, NC @ The Evening Muse #
03/07 – Savannah, GA @ Savannah Stopover #
03/14 – Austin, TX @ Maggie Mae’s (SXSW)
03/18 – Phoenix, AZ @ Rhythm Room #
03/19 – San Diego, CA @ Soda Bar #
03/20 – Los Angeles, CA @ Bootleg Bar #
03/21 – San Francisco, CA @ Milk Bar #
03/23 – Seattle, WA @ The Vera Project #
03/24 – Portland, OR @ Holoscene #
^ The Darcys
# Ski Lodge
The exciting world premiere of an explosive story told entirely through dance and the music of multiple Academy Award® winner Gustavo Santaolalla (Brokeback Mountain, Babel) and his band Bajofondo.
Runs February 4 – April 20, 2014
Panasonic Theatre, 651 Yonge Street,Toronto