Past Performances

Garnet Rogers + Susan Crowe

Photo Credit: Bruce Dienes

  • Garent Rogers + Susan Crowe
    October 12, 2017
    7:30 pm - 10:30 pm

Two acclaimed veteran Canadian songwriters – Garnet Rogers and Susan Crowe – share a show at The Carleton on Thursday, October 12th. Show time is 7:30 PM and tickets are $30. Garnet hasn’t been on our stage in years and Susan is on it not often enough, so take advantage of this rare pairing! In (more…)

Matthew Byrne


  • Matthew Byrne
    October 11, 2017
    7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Newfoundland’s award-winning traditionalist singer/songwriter (and lead singer of The Dardenelles) Matthew Byrne, makes is solo Carleton debut on Wednesday, October 11th. Show time is a civilized 7:30 PM and tickets are $20. Born into a family of Newfoundland music makers, Matthew’s repertoire is heavily influenced by that unique musical lineage – the weaving of a (more…)

The (Legendary) Goldblooms


  • October 7, 2017
    10:00 pm - 1:00 am

The (Legendary) Goldblooms continue their run of weekend dates at The Carleton on Saturday, October 7th. Show time is 10 PM and it’s only $5 at the door to get in. If you like the really good rock’n’roll music, you’ll like these guys. Bring the dancing shoes; or don’t, we’re OK if you don’t want (more…)

Birds Of Bellwoods + The Pick Brothers Band + T. Thomason


  • October 6, 2017
    10:00 pm - 1:00 am

Two smokin’ hot Toronto bands, the Birds Of Bellwoods + The Pick Brothers Band make their first appearances at The Carleton with killer local T. Thomason on Friday, October 6th. Show time is 10 PM and it’s only $10 at the door. People, you might not know these bands but they wouldn’t be playing our (more…)

Lisa Richard CD Release With Special Guest Hal Bruce


  • Lisa Richard CD Release
    October 5, 2017
    8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Halifax-based multi-genre singer/songwriter Lisa Richard, along with producer/musician Hal Bruce play a CD release show for her new album Tangled Up at The Carleton on Thursday, October 5th. Show time is 8 PM and advanced tickets are $20. From New Mills, NB, where she started performing at four years old (belting out The Sweet’s Ballroom (more…)

The Legendary Goldblooms


  • September 30, 2017
    10:00 pm - 1:00 am

The (Legendary) Goldblooms continue their run of weekend dates at The Carleton on Saturday, September 3oth. Show time is 10 PM and it’s only $5 at the door to get in. If you like the really good rock’n’roll music, you’ll like these guys. Bring the dancing shoes; or don’t, we’re OK if you don’t want (more…)

Thom Swift Trio


  • Thom Swift Trio
    September 30, 2017
    7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Our good friend Thom Swift returns to The Carleton, along with Tom Easley on upright bass and Christien Bellieveau on pedal steel, for an early evening show on Saturday, September 30th. Show time is 7 PM and tickets are $25. Multi award-winning folk-roots-blues singer-songwriter and guitarist Thom Swift is one of Atlantic Canada’s finest musicians. (more…)

HUFF Presents Skydiggers + Hillsburn + Devin Cuddy – The Marquee Ballroom


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The Halifax Urban Folk Festival presents its biggest show ever with Skydiggers, Hillsburn and Devin Cuddy at The Marquee Ballroom on Friday, September 1st. Doors open at 8 PM and tickets are available from TicketPro HERE! “That’s why we’re still doing it. Because we reached a point where we couldn’t help ourselves. Not because we (more…)

Penny Blacks + Caribou Run + The Helpless Romantics


  • September 29, 2017
    10:00 pm - 1:00 am

New Brunswick faves Penny Blacks with Caribou Run and duo The Helpless Romantics (Ken Volta and Birdy Whyte), team up for a cool night at The Carleton on Friday, September 29th. Show time is 10 PM and it’s only $8 at the door to find yourself in the middle of some live music.     (more…)

Party Boots + Andre Pettipas & The Giants + Murder Murder


  • September 28, 2017
    9:00 pm - 1:00 am

We loves us some triple bills and we’ve got a fantastic one for you at The Carleton featuring Party Boots, Andre Pettipas & The Giants and Sudbury’s Murder Murder on Thursday, September 28th. Great live music gets underway at 9 PM and admission is $10 at the door. Yowsa! Party Boots is a band of (more…)