A Tribute to The Ramones with The Hard Toms Punk Rock Tribute to Tom Jones @ The Linsmore Tavern!

Wednesday June 21st is going to be a night for the ages at the Linsmore Tavern (1298 Danforth)! It's not very often that we put on shows on Wednesday nights, but on June 21st we are opening up our stage to a SuperGroup Tribute to The Ramones for a warm-up gig before playing in front of more then 30,000 people at Rockfest in Montebello Quebec! Opening the will be the very unique and really fun band called The Hard Toms who will be playing the music of Tom Jones with a Punk Rock sound to it! This is an extremely unique show featuring some top-notch musicians playing in a small intimate venue. Instead of travelling all the way to Quebec to see this ALL-STAR Tribute to The Ramones, you can come see them play a warm-up gig in Toronto at the Linsmore!

Opening this Wednesday night at the Linsmore Tavern are The Hard Toms who will be playing a high energy, punked up set-list of Welsh singer and legend Tom Jones! Tome Jones became one of the most popular vocalists to emerge from the mid-1960s. Since then, he has sung many forms of popular music – poprockR&Bshow tunescountrydancesoul music and gospel – and sold over 100 million records. This is kind of ironic, as Tom Jones has dabbled into almost every style of music, except for punk rock, who The Hard Toms will absolutely entertain you with their cool variations of Tom Jones's classics! Tom Jones has had thirty-six Top 40 hits in the United Kingdom and nineteen in the United States; some of his notable songs include "It's Not Unusual", "What's New Pussycat", "Delilah", "Green, Green Grass of Home", "She's a Lady", "Kiss", and "Sex Bomb".[2] The band features: Chris LaBonte (guitar), Steve Whitehouse (bass and lead vocals), Chris Parkins (drums) and Raphaël Désilets (trumpet)!

To say that we are honoured and excited to have this ALL-STAR Tribute to The Ramones perform at the Linsmore Tavern is an understatement! This Tribute to The Ramones features Darren Pfieffer drummer of Goldfinger, The Salads and Sum 41, Mikey Hawdon & Phil Page of The Fairmounts, and Lucas Stagg of The Beatclub! You are not going to see this band play many shows, due to their busy schedule, but you can see them in front of 30,000 at Rockfest this summer or at the Linsmore Tavern in front of an intimate audience!

This show is going to be a hot-seller, so get your tickets now before they Sell-Out! Tickets are only $7 in advance, $10 at the door! Buy tickets at the bar or here: BUY TICKETS!!

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Stiletto Flats Returns to the Linsmore Tavern!

Friday June 16th the Linsmore Tavern is excited to welcome back for the first time in 2 and a half years, Stiletto Flats!! The almost all-female Stiletto Flats know how to rock and will entertain you with their fun, upbeat set-list! Featuring Elana Harte on lead vocals and guitars, Stiletto Flats will take you through a journey of music that you know and love, which spans from the 1970's to Current! With an incredible blend of musical influences that will knock your socks off, Stiletto Flats will put on a show for you that you definitely won't forget! There is a ton of buzz around this show, so arrive early! The show starts at 9:30pm, $5 at the door!!

The band features: Elana Harte Vox - Electric and acoustic guitar, Jen Benton Back up Vox - Bass, Lucio Agostini Vox - Back up Vox - Electric Guitar, Robyn McDonald - Drums

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Cadre Rocks the Linsmore Tavern!!

Thursday June 15th, the Linsmore Tavern (1298 Danforth Ave) is excited to welcome for the very first time, the very talented and original band, Cadre! We love hearing great original bands and Cadre is definitely no exception! Fans of Roots driven, original music with thoughtful lyrics, then this is the band for you! Come support this local talent, the show starts at 8:30pm, there is no cover!

Cadre is five seasoned musicians playing a potent mixture of “original, lyric-driven, uprooted roots” as well as their own take on the music of Bruce Springsteen, The Band, Warren Zevon, Ry Cooder, John Hiatt, Daniel Lanois, Bob Dylan and Robbie McIntosh. Members of Cadre have won 2nd Grand Prize Overall in The USA Songwriting Competition, played everywhere from The Bluebird Café in Nashville to The Hillside Festival and opened for everyone from John Lee Hooker to The Tragically Hip.

The music of Cadre has (as one music critic noted) “the potential to heal a world suffering from insipid popular music."

Cadre is:
Bill Colgate - lead vocals & harmonica
Cam MacInnes - guitars & mandolin
Joey Gaitanis - guitars & vocals
Jeff Dunk - bass
Rob Greenway (aka brilliant fish) - drums & vocals

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Steam Whistle Breweries Sponsored Indie Night Featuring The Vikkies Duo, Sigrun Stella, Blue Copper!!

Indie Tuesdays @ The Linsmore Tavern (1298 Danforth) 
Tuesday, June 13th
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM

Tuesday, June 13th 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.

PERFORMANCES BY

The Vikkies Duo - 8:00 PM


Sigrun Stella - 9:00 PM


Blue Copper - 10:00 PM

This evening is all brought to you by Steam Whistle Breweries, 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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