Upcoming Performances

Aerialists + Emily Millard


  • September 26, 2017
    7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

The Carleton is very pleased indeed to bring international prog/trad stars Aerialists along with the wonderful Emily Millard to Halifax – while they are in the province performing at the excellent Deep Roots Festival in Wolfville (go, you’ll LOVE it) – for what will be a very special performance on Tuesday, September 26th. Show time (more…)

Craig Cardiff


  • Craig Cardiff
    September 27, 2017
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Arnprior, Ontario-based singer/songwriter Craig Cardiff returns to The Carleton for a show on Wednesday, September 27th. Show time is 7 PM and tickets are $20. Craig is one of the best and doesn’t get to town as often as we’d like. Make sure you get your tickets soon, Craig usually sells out! “[Craig is] a (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…)

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…)

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…)

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…)

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…)

Birds Of Bellwoods + The Pick Brothers Band


  • 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 on Friday, October 6th. Show time is 10 PM and it’s only $10 at the door. Birds of Bellwoods are known for their lyrical storytelling, lush harmonies, and tight musicianship. Comprised of Stephen Joffe (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…)

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…)