Blues Sunday in September with The Gary Cain Band!

On Sunday September 24th, the Linsmore Tavern (1298 Danforth Ave) is excited to welcome back part of our Molson Canadian Blues Sunday Series, the Gary Cain Band! Gary Cain is Canada's #1 Independent Blues Artist and has one of the best up and coming bands in all of Canada! Gary Cain is one of the most exciting guitar-slingers on the blues scene today. There is a tremendous amount of buzz and momentum for this amazing Blues artist who in 2016 placed 4th in the world in the blues category of Grammy Winner Lee Ritneour’s Six String Theory guitar competition, judged by such greats as Joe Bonamassa, Ry Cooder, and Joe Satriani. The Show starts at 7pm, $5.25 Pints of Molson Canadian! The band features: Gary Cain: guitar, vocals, Tom Nagy: bass, Don McDougall: drums

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Mill Street Brewery Sponsored Indie Night Featuring Claude Kent, T.C. Folkpunk, and James Clark!!

Indie Tuesdays @ The Linsmore Tavern (1298 Danforth) 
Tuesday, September 26
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM

Tuesday, September 26th the Linsmore Tavern's (1298 Danforth Ave) Indie Night returns with 3 incredible original bands ready to bring you some amazing live music! 

As always there is NO COVER and Pints are ONLY $5. Join us for a great night and awesome local music.


Claude Kent - 8:00 PM

T.C. Folkpunk - 9:00 PM

James Clark - 10:00 PM

This evening is all brought to you by Mill Street Brewery, with the support of some great sponsors including IndieCan Radio (SiriusXM), Canada Media Rocks, Steve's Music, and Meg-a Music Toronto and Meg-a Entertainment Toronto.

"Support the local music scene and local artists"

It's going to be a great night of amazing music!!! So come on out and join us!!!

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Darkest Side Of The Moon - Canada's Top Tribute to Pink Floyd & Head Rush - Tribute to Rush!

Saturday September 30th, the Linsmore Tavern is so excited to bring in the 2 Tributes to two of Classic Rock bands of all time, Pink Floyd and Rush! Get ready to rock out with Darkest Side of The Moon - Canada's Top Tribute to Pink Floyd and Head Rush - Tribute to Rush for a co-headlining extravaganza! This is going to be a CAN'T MISS Show for you Classic Rock fans!

It's been almost 2 year since  Darkest Side Of The Moon: Canada's Pink Floyd Tribute Band has played at the Linsmore Tavern and we are so excited to welcome them back! The Darkest Side of The Moon has played some fantastic shows over the years at the Linsmore and they always Sell-Out! There has been a resounding amount of requests to bring them in, as they are Canada's TOP Pink Floyd Tribute!  

Darkest Side Of The Moon is a Toronto-based band covering the classic rock music of PINK FLOYD. For over 20 years, Mark McLay has led the band which has toured clubs and theatre concert venues in Canada and the United States.

Current members include: Roark Patton – Lead Vocals  /  Leslea Keurvorst – Lead & BU Vocals  / Mark McLay – Guitars, Vocals  /Cam Britton – Saxophone  /  Brian Heyes – Keyboards  /  Justin  McHugh – Drums  /  Eric Jones – Bass

PINK FLOYD was formed in London and achieved international acclaim with their progressive and psychedelic music. They were inducted into the US Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame in 1996 and the UK Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2005. By 2013, the band had sold more the 250 million records worldwide. PINK FLOYD’s iconic album “The Dark Side Of The Moon” was recorded in 1972 with engineer Alan Parsons at Abbey Road Studios in London, England.

We are very excited to welcome for the first time for this Co-Headlining show, Head Rush who will be performing the music of Canadian Rock Icons, Rush! Rush fans, you will absolutely love the top notch musicianship that Head Rush will bring to this show!

It's not too often you get to see an intricate Pink Floyd Tribute and Rush Tribute together for only $8, so if you are a fan of Pink Floyd or Rush or both bands, you MUST make sure you attend this show! Tickets for this show are now on sale and can be purchased for $8 in advance and $10 at the door!  You can purchase the tickets at the Linsmore Tavern or right here: BUY TICKETS!!

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The M Factor Indie Music Showcase with host Elana Harte, Feat The Soul Maître Ds!

The M Factor Indie Music Showcase has moved to the Linsmore Tavern (1298 Danforth Ave) for Fall 2017, beginning on September 27, 2017. This showcase also has a new night - every second Wednesday - and will include an open stage set at 10pm. Our featured sponsor for the night is Budweiser who will be providing drink specials all night! The launch of the Fall 2017 Season will include The Soul Maître Ds as the second featured act. This event is produced by long-time host Elana Harte/Musique Hartfelt Musique and the Linsmore Tavern. The series will continue to feature the best local, national and international performers and songwriters, with an additional focus on the Toronto Music Community. The night starts at 7:30pm. Admission is FREE. Performers can sign up for the open set at the beginning of the night. SPACE FOR THE OPEN SET IS LIMITED.
For more information or to submit an act, please contact Elana Harte through the M Factor Facebook page, through SONICBIDS or via email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

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