This spring will include many opportunities to see and hear On Topic, the collaborative trio featuring Aubrey Dayle (dr), Kim Ratcliffe (gt) and Brad Cheeseman. They’ll be performing music from their new album Second Time Around, as well as several other original pieces from each of the members. Here are the dates (more info over on the Calendar page):
April 7 – Artword Artbar, Hamilton, ON
April 16 – Warkworth Town Hall Centre for the Arts, Warkworth, ON
May 3 – Long & McQuade clinic, Cobourg, ON
May 5 – Long & McQuade clinic, Oshawa, ON
May 11 – Long & McQuade clinic, Waterloo, ON
May 18 – Long & McQuade clinic, London, ON
May 19 – Long & McQuade clinic, Belleville, ON
May 21 – May Cafe, Toronto, ON
May 25 – Long & McQuade clinic, Peterborough, ON
May 26 – Cafe Resonance, Montreal, QC
May 27 – Options Jazz Lounge, Brookstreet Hotel, Kanata, ON
May 28 – Options Jazz Lounge, Brookstreet Hotel, Kanata, ON
See you on the road!
Andre & the J-Tones are going on a UK Tour to perform at festivals and venues across the United Kingdom in August 2012 such as:
Thursday, August 16, 2012 – The Worcester Beer, Cider & Perry Festival – Worcester, UK
Friday, August 17, 2012 – Blues Dragon Rhythm & Blues Club – Cardiff, Wales
Saturday, August 18, 2012 – Sunflowerfest – Hillsborough, Lisburn, Ireland UK
Sunday, August 19, 2012 – Bentworth Blues Festival – Bentworth Hampshire, UK
We’ll be adding more dates soon! www.andreandthejtones.com
Andre Bisson, Francis Smith, Loretta Hale, Brad Cheeseman, and Matt Burns will be the band for the tour. We’ll be showcasing Andre’s original R&B songs from his 1st CD Rhythm & Blues Experience as well as his new originals that will be released in 2012.
HOW YOU CAN HELP!
We have a indiegogo campaign where you can donate money towards our tour and you will receive a PERK in return (ex. CD’s, Tickets, Fender Stratocaster…). Just go to our Indiegogo page: www.indiegogo.com/andreandthejtones
We will also be having a fundraising show on Saturday, June 2, 2012 at Boston Manor in Burlington, ON starting at 9:00 p.m. $10 a ticket! www.bostonmanor.ca
Another way you can help is by passing our information along to your friends that may be interested in supporting these musicians!