Past Performances

Scrapes


  • Scrapes
    February 27, 2015
    10:00 pm - 2:00 am

One of our fave local rock bands – Scrapes – returns to The Carleton for a show on Friday, February 27th. It’ll be a rock show, ladies and gentlemen. Live music will start after 10 PM and it’s a measly $5 at the door to get in. I’d expect a great mix of originals and (more…)

Mike Bochoff Band


  • Mike Bochoff Band
    February 26, 2015
    9:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Halifax songwriter Mike Bochoff and his band are a good night out and we think that if you don’t already know about them, you should! To that end, the lads will be playing at The Carleton on Thursday, February 26th. Live music will start sometime after 9 PM and it’ll only be $5 at the (more…)

The Return Of Steve Poltz


  • Steve Poltz
    February 24, 2015
    8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

After a very scary “micro stroke” incident in Wilmington Delaware in late October, Steve Poltz – thankfully recovered and still alive – returns to Halifax and The Carleton on Tuesday, February 24th. Show time will be 8 PM and tickets are $22.50 advanced or $25 at the door. We’ve presented a lot of artists over (more…)

The Carletones


  • The Carletones
    February 21, 2015
    10:00 pm - 2:00 am

The Carletones is The Carleton’s long-standing house band made up of some of the best musicians in the city and, we think, one of the best bands in Halifax. With very rare exceptions they play every Saturday night. The band covers anything from Neil Young, Tom Petty and Springsteen to T-Rex, J.J. Cale and Joan (more…)

E.B. Anderson & The Resolutes + Dana Beeler


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Locals E.B. Anderson & The Resolutes bring their excellent live show – along with guest Dana Beeler – to The Carleton on Friday, February 20th. Show time is 10 PM and tickets are $10. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QSB5XnR_8n0 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F7LBN7plgJQ (more…)

Midge Ure – SOLD OUT!


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We are exceptionally happy to confirm that Midge Ure (Utravox, Visage, Thin Lizzy) and the man who wrote Do They Know It’s Christmas, among many other achievements has agreed to drop down into Halifax from the UK, on his way to the rest of his North American tour, for a show at The Carleton on (more…)

Terrific Tag-Team Tunes Tuesday W/Matthew Hornell & Andrew Sneddon


  • Terrific Tag-Team Tunes Tuesday
    February 17, 2015
    8:30 pm - 11:30 pm

Every Tuesday in January – including this one – Matthew Hornell and Andrew Sneddon bring us Terrific Tag-Team Tunes, from country to folk to Celtic and everything in between. Covers and originals. Music starts at 9 PM and it’s $5 at the door to get in. These guys are awfully good! (more…)

Soho Ghetto Valentine’s Day Show


  • February 14, 2015
    9:00 pm - 1:00 am

After the tremendous success of last year’s Valentine’s Day show with Soho Ghetto, we’ve decided to make it an annual event. This year’s show at The Carleton will happen on Saturday, February 14th. Show time is 9 PM and tickets are $12 advanced or $15 at the door. Last year’s show sold out so I’d (more…)

Bidiniband + Communism


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Ex Rheostatic main man Dave Bidini and the rest of his current musical project – Bidiniband – will return to The Carleton on Friday, February 13th to put a capper on their Hockey Day in Canada trip east. Support will come from Dave’s band mates (Don Kerr, Kevin Lacroix and Paul Linklater) who have their (more…)

Terrific Tag-Team Tunes Tunes Tuesday W/Matthew Hornell & Andrew Sneddon


  • Terrific Tag-Team Tunes Tuesday
    February 10, 2015
    8:30 pm - 11:00 pm

Every Tuesday in January – including this one – Matthew Hornell and Andrew Sneddon bring us Terrific Tag-Team Tunes, from country to folk to Celtic and everything in between. Covers and originals. Music starts at 9 PM and it’s $5 at the door to get in. These guys are awfully good! (more…)