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THE SHOW: The Music Scene, In The Community, Special Events, Episode #127

Niecie - Rock/Blues Artist

Episode #127 The Music Scene Musical artist “Niecie” from Detroit, Michigan talks about her 20+ career in the music biz and share her thoughts on what it takes to succeed in the music world. “Niecie” also shares her latest music video “Wanted Woman” In The Community Jack Vanderaa – President of the Sarnia Aquarium Society [...]

K106.3 FM celebrating 15 years of rock at sold-out show tonight

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By DAVID BURROWS The celebration is on tonight as local rock station K106.3 FM is having its 15 year birthday bash at the Stubborn Mule. Canadian artist Sam Roberts along with The Pick Brothers from Toronto will be performing to an already sold out crowd. Radio personality and program director for K106.3fm Rob Jenkins says [...]

Sarnia Justice Film Festival features ‘Chasing Ice’ as it wraps up its season

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The Sarnia Justice Film Festival’s 2013–2014 season concludes on Saturday, April 26 with a screening of Chasing Ice, a breathtaking film that explores Earth’s retreating glaciers like never before. In the spring of 2005, acclaimed environmental photographer James Balog headed to the Arctic on a tricky assignment for National Geographic: to capture images to help tell the [...]

VON and Women in Networking Present Handbags for Homecare

Handbags for Homecare

VON in Partnership with Women in Networking Sarnia will be presenting Handbags for Homecare at the Holiday Inn, Sarnia on Wednesday April 9  from 7-10 p.m. The event will feature live entertainment from local musicians Brett Hendrix, Erica and Sara as well as the St. Clair High School Jazz band. The event will feature a [...]

Lambton College hosts seventh annual Empty Bowls event to end hunger

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In an effort to raise awareness of all the empty bowls in the world, Lambton College is once again inviting the community to enjoy a simple meal of bread and soup in a handmade pottery bowl. On Tuesday, April 8, 2014, Lambton College will host their seventh annual Empty Bowls fundraiser to help end hunger [...]

THE SHOW: The Music Scene, In The Community, Special Events, Episode #126

Local musicians at The Johnny Warrent Studios

Episode #126 The Music Scene: A visit to the Johnny Warrent Studios in Sarnia with local musicians sharing their passion for music and current projects. In The Community: Julie Jenkins shares “Handbags for Homecare”, an upcoming event in Sarnia to support the VON. Special mentio to Rockridje and many others. More good deeds happening in [...]

David Wilcox playing at Stubborn Mule this Saturday

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By DAVID BURROWS Canadian musician David Wilcox is coming to Sarnia March 29th, performing at the Stubborn Mule. Known to many as a Canadian Living Legend, David Wilcox is still growing strong with no signs of slowing down. Recently Wilcox gave an acoustic performance at the famous Hugh’s Room in Toronto, playing to a sold-out [...]

Wellabee rocks Stokes with reunion concert following documentary screening

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Last weekend’s screening of “Nostalgia Kills: The Wellabee Documentary,” a locally produced film chronicling the life and times of an iconic Sarnia music phenomenon was, by all accounts a success. The Saturday night screening at the Imperial Theatre was followed by a reunion show at Stokes By the Bay. With friends, family and fans gathered [...]

‘Rockumentary’ filmmaker excited about upcoming screening

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Excitement is building as the release of the independent film titled “Nostalgia Kills: the Wellabee Documentary” being presented at Sarnia’s Imperial Theatre March 22. The Rockumentary of a band from Sarnia who traveled near and far is the creation of local independent filmmaker Mark Tetreault, lead singer for the reunited Wellabee. “I am thrilled that [...]

THE SHOW: The Music Scene, In The Community, Special Events, Episode #124

The Show with David Burrows

This week! Episode #124 Watch it online now at www.davidburrows.ws Tom and Ben news join The Show with David Burrows! Indiefest announces details of the upcoming event! The Music Scene: Tim May from Aunt Stella’s Ashes shares influences, goals and performances of this strong independent rock band from Palm Coast, Florida! In The Community: Dan Stewart & Meghan Bond [...]