Archive for the ‘Arts/Entertainment/Culture’ Category

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 [...]

THE SHOW: The Music Scene, In The Community, Special Events, Episode #123

The Show with David Burrows

Episode #123 The Music Scene Down to Cheeky Monkey to visit with DJ2. Three ladies who love to play and share music! In The Community #CANstruction event at Lambton Mall. The media challenge with The Sarnia Observer Blackburn Radio & LambtonShield.com all in an effort to raise money for The Inn Of The Good Shepherd. [...]

THE SHOW: The Music Scene, In The Community, Special Events, Episode #122

The Show with David Burrows

Episode #122 www.davidburrows.ws This week KIM MITCHELL recap! The Music Scene Rocker JN John Nickoloff joins us for an exclusive interview about his music and upcoming performances at Daytona Bike Week In The Community Huron House Boys’ Home raise over $20,000 at the annual Men Who Cook event. Director Don Adam shares his thoughts about [...]

Wellabee back on scene with documentary screening, reunion concert March 22

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Wellabee, one of Sarnia’s more famous bands, has decided to formally “re-assemble” some 10 years after their farewell show, doing so in grand form with a documentary produced by its lead singer. Mark Tetrault’s “Nostalgia Kills” will play at the Imperial Theatre on March 22, followed by a reunion show of the group at Paddy [...]

Jayden the Jester pitching to Dragons’ Den on Wednesday

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When Jayden the Jester (aka Kevin Wyville) appears on this week’s episode of CBC TV’s “Dragons’ Den” (Wednesday, 8 p.m.), whether he comes away with money for development of a new stage show or simply the exposure to millions of viewers, he’ll be a winner. Wyville, who has already become well known with his performances [...]

THE SHOW: The Music Scene, In The Community, Special Events, Episode #121

The Show with David Burrows

Episode #121 This week David get’s a new Iphone! Indiefest announces dates for 2014! Recap with Tanya Marie Harris. George Webber takes the stage with Jeff Black and friends! The Music Scene: Chelsea Crites joins us for an interview about her music and shares a story about William Shatner! In The Community. Pool Players from Sarnia claim winnings at [...]

THE SHOW: The Music Scene, In The Community, Special Events, Episode #120

The Show with David Burrows

Episode #120 This Week Nashville recording artist Tanya Marie Harris talks about her music and career, also information about her performance this week at Liquid Johnnys . Local singer Heidi Prince will be the opening performer. www.tanyamarieharris.com In the community: Lynne Brogden from The Lawrence House talks about events happening and how the community can [...]

Ron James – Laughter from start to finish

Comedian Ron James

By DAVID BURROWS Ron James had you at “Hello.” Literally! The Canadian comedian/actor promptly took to the stage with an audience who was anxious and ready to hear what the well known Canadian comedian was going to deliver. And deliver he did. Telling stories that varied from childhood happenings to frustrating dealings with the phone [...]