Past Performances

The Kokonut Kings + VHS + Taylor Ackerman


  • June 8, 2017
    9:00 pm - 12:00 am

The Carleton features a night of up-and-comers with The Kokonut Kings,  VHS, and Taylor Ackerman on Thursday, June 8th. Live music gets underway at 9 PM and admission is only $5 at the door.         (more…)

Cory Tetford CD Release


  • Cory Tetford CD Release
    June 7, 2017
    8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Cory Tetford celebrates (with some very special guests) the Halifax release of his latest album – In The Morning – with a show at The Carleton on Wednesday, June 7th. Show time is 8 PM and tickets are $20 advanced or $25 at the door. In The Morning features the incredible voice and songwriting of (more…)


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Tom Savage


  • June 6, 2017
    8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Kingston’s Tom Savage returns to The Carleton for a night of exceptional songwriting and guitar playing on Tuesday, June 6th. Show time is 8 PM and,  because we (and Tom) don’t want ticket price to deter you from coming out to see him, you can pay what you can afford as the hat is passed (more…)

Ian Janes – “Yes Man” Album Release – 2nd Show!


  • Ian Janes - Yes Man Album Release
    June 4, 2017
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Due to demand, we’re very pleased to announce that Ian Janes is adding a second show at The Carleton for the live performance debut of his Yes Man album with a special full band show on Sunday, June 4th! Show time is 7 PM and tickets are $20 advanced or $25 at the door. Yes (more…)

The Carletones


  • June 3, 2017
    10:30 pm - 1:30 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 June 3rd. Tonight, Ryan Pierce handles the lead singer duties as Adam and a couple of the lads head out for some shows with bud Matt Mays. Live (more…)

Ian Janes – “Yes Man” Album Release


  • Ian Janes
    June 3, 2017
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

It’s an occasion when a great East Coast songwriter releases new material, so we’re very happy that Ian Janes has chosen The Carleton for the live performance debut of his Yes Man album with a special full band show on Saturday, June 3rd. Show time is 7 PM and tickets are $20 advanced or $25 (more…)


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Roxy & The Underground Soul Sound


  • June 2, 2017
    10:00 pm - 1:00 am

We’re very happy to report that one of our fave bands – Roxy & The Underground Soul Sound – are back at The Carleton on Friday, June 2nd for an ass-shaking night of funk and soul music. Show time is 10 PM and admission is $10 at the door. Get there early! Here’s a great (more…)

Midnight Vesta + Brooklyn Doran + Eric Stephen Martin

Mightnight Vesta Promo Shoot

  • May 28, 2017
    8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Toronto-based artists Midnight Vesta and Brooklyn Doran (along with local Eric Stephen Martin) make their Halifax debuts at The Carleton on Sunday, May 28th. Show time is 8 PM and admission is $10 at the door. Great young talents that deserve your ears and attention, people! Midnight Vesta is a Canadiana band based out of (more…)