Past Performances

Little Coyote


  • May 6, 2017
    9:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Toronto-based Little Coyote make their first appearance in Halifax at The Carleton on Saturday, May 6th and we’d like you to see them. They’ll perform at 9 PM and admission (ahead of The Carletones) will be only $5 at the door. Toronto three piece band Little Coyote released the first singles – Delirium and Annie’s (more…)

ODDs & Steven Page + Jerry Leger & The Situation


  • ODDS & Steven Page + Jerry Leger Band
    May 5, 2017
    10:00 pm - 2:00 am

It does not get much better than this folks. Vancouver pals ODDS along with Barenaked Ladies’ Steven Page gang up for an epic rock show at The Carleton – along with Toronto’s excellent Jerry Leger & The Situation – pm Friday, May 5th. Show time is 10 PM and tickets are $32.50 advanced or $35 (more…)


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Dave Gunning + Mark Lang


  • Dave Gunning
    May 4, 2017
    8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

One of our favourite musicians and one of the hardest working men in showbiz, Dave Gunning, finally returns to The Carleton on Thursday, May 4th. Australian Mark Lang will be opening on the night. Show time is 8 PM and tickets are $22.50 advanced or $25 at the door. Eleven albums in, Dave Gunning has (more…)


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Nick Everett + Devarrow + Jeff Beam + Nomadic Homes


  • April 30, 2017
    8:00 pm - 12:00 am

In the interest of giving music lovers bang for their hard-earned buck, The Carleton presents Nick Everett, Devarrow, Portland, Maine’s Jeff Beam and Nomadic Homes on Sunday, April 30th. Show time is 8 PM and admission for four quality acts is only $10 at the door! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f77HVfVbyFU https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TDy2og6RNmA https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vIOg746xjIM https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uM7AA3Tbq3o (more…)

The Mellotones


  • April 29, 2017
    10:00 pm - 2:00 am

The Carletones (or at least a bunch of them) are off in Saint John, N.B. for the East Coast Music Awards so the one and only Mellotones (see what we did there with the “Tones” thing?) are filling in during their 20th anniversary year on Saturday, April 29th. Show time is 10 PM and admission (more…)

The Negligents


  • April 28, 2017
    10:00 pm - 2:00 am

Local Halifax music vets The Negligents get together to play unique arrangements of psychedelic pop, rock, blues, and soul covers plus original material (gritty guitars!) at The Carleton to entertain your discerning eyes and ears on Friday, April 28th. Live music gets underway at 10 PM. It’ll be $7 at the door to get in (more…)

Jim Beam Presents – Jim Dan Dee + Dan Doiron


  • April 27, 2017
    9:00 pm - 1:00 am

If you dig your high-energy Blues/Rock, you’re gonna dig Toronto-based Jim Dan Dee. The band heads east for the first time for a show at The Carleton on Thursday, April 27th. Local guitar hero, and ECMA and Music Nova Scotia awards nominee Dan Doiron will kick off the night. Show time is 9 PM and (more…)

Neptune & Bus Stop Theatres’ Open Stage


  • April 24, 2017
    7:30 am - 11:00 pm

Hosts Laura Caswell and Lindsay Kyte return to The Carleton with their Open Stage series on Monday, April 24th. Designed to be a platform for artists of all stripes and disciplines, performers are drawn from The Neptune and Bus Stop Theatres and anywhere else cool stuff happens. Show time is 7:30 PM and admission is $10 (more…)

The Carletones


  • April 22, 2017
    10:30 pm - 2:00 am

The tradition continues with The Carletones – our house band, always made up of the best musicians in the city – on Saturday nights, including this one April 22nd. Tonight Ryan Pierce helms the band. Live music starts at 10:30 PM  with The Wicked Deadlys and admission is $10 at the door. No better night (more…)

Jake Duggan Band


  • April 21, 2017
    10:00 pm - 2:00 am

Scene newcomer Jake Duggan, along with his crackerjack band – Tim Jim Baker, Zach Crawford, Mike Farrington and Clint Newcom – take over The Carleton for a night of outlaw country (for you neophytes, that’s real, old-school country like Willie, Waylon and Johnny) on Friday, April 21st. Show time is 10 PM and it’ll be (more…)