Mercer Tavern – Homegrown Friday feat. DJ Acid Wash

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The Mercer Tavern is happy to present a #HomeGrownFriday event special the last Friday of every month. Tonight we welcome DJ Acid Wash, who will be performing a DJ set along side yours truly.

Acid Wash has been DJing for over 20 years and plays a unique blend of classic originals from the last five decades. He is a resident at The Buckingham and has built one of the hippest dance floors on Whyte Ave. I will of course be playing top shelf 80s and 90s jams along side the freshest Modern Rock cuts and mind melting mashups. This is the night of the week to get your motor running so don’t miss out on this exclusive. Music starts at 9pm until close.

Enjoy locally crafted brew from Yellowhead Brewery, $4.25 Sleeves and $6.25 Pints.

Great atmosphere, superior food and beverage selection, friendly service and one of the hippest crowd in town.

http://mercertavern.com/
www.facebook.com/MercerTavern

Tail Creek Mud & Music Festival 2014

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The line up for the the Tail Creek Mud & Music Festival was just announced and I am on the bill!! I am so super stoked!!

The Tail Creek Mud & Music Festival is Alberta’s brand new Rock, EDM, and Motorsports Festival. Some of the worlds biggest Rock bands and Electronic DJ’s will meet at the Tailcreek Festival Grounds, just outside Alix, Alberta, from June 27-29, 2014. The Tailcreek Raceway will be fired up as it is every Canada Day Weekend for some High Octane daytime entertainment each day.

Pre-Sale Price Passes are on sale NOW exclusively at http://tailcreek.ca./ This is your only chance to purchase tickets at this discounted price so do not miss it. Extremely Limited Quantities Available!!

Canada Day Weekend in Alberta will never be the same again.

Artists for Life 2014

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Tickets are now on sale for 2014 Artists for Life, a fundraiser for HIV Edmonton and Camp fYrefly hosted by JTMF West.

Join JTMF West April 26, 2014 in The Club at the Citadel Theatre for the 5th Anniversary Gala Celebration of Artists for Life. To celebrate our 5thAnniversary, JTMF West is proud to present the Artists for Life All-Stars, bringing back audience favourites from the first four years for one special night.

We’re thrilled to bring back 2013 Artists for Life Alumni, Wil as the featured artist for 2014. Hitting the Canadian music scene in 2004 with his debut album ‘Both Hands’ which earned him three WCMA nods including ‘Entertainer of the Year’, WiL has since released three additional studio albums, 2 EPs and most recently, a live album. He brought the house down last year – you won’t want to miss this return engagement!

After the show, attendees will enjoy a catered reception with beer and wine provided by Alley Kat Brewery, a silent auction filled with items donated by local artists, and a very special post-show concert by The Derina Harvey Band (2011 Alumni).

The evening also will also feature performances by Send In The Girls Burlesque (2012 Alumni), The Carolines (2013 Alumni), Lindsey Walker (2012 Alumni) and the DJ stylings of the Urban Monks (2013 Alumni).

Special guest, Michael Phair (2010 Alumni)
Emcee: Bridget Ryan (2012 & 2013 Alumni)

*** JTMF West is requesting all guests to bring one (1) bottle of wine to donate to the Silent Auction. Red, white, bubbly – bring your favourite wine. One lucky guest will take home a table of wine, a collection of everyone’s favourites!

Tickets to the event are $100 for VIPs and $50 for General Admission. As in year’s past, our VIP ticket holders are entered to win a luxury trip for 2 to Jasper, courtesy of The Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge and Minos Stewart Masson. One lucky VIP will win 2 nights at the JPL and a $1,000 gift card to spend anywhere at the lodge. Only 50 tickets available.

Or, come at 9:00 for a seat in the balcony for just $20 and enjoy the dance with The Derina Harvey Band.

6:30 pm: Doors open

7:00 pm: Show begins:

The Carolines
WiL
Send In the Girls Burlesque
Lindsey Walker
Intermission Entertainment provided by Urban Monks

9:15 pm: The Derina Harvey Band

The Spring – April 17th, 2014

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It’s a HIP HAPPENIN’! 

We are at it again! Guru Digital Arts College and the Culture Collective are excited to be working with the Northern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium once again to bring you THE SPRING!

An interactive evening where creativity, collaboration and community mash together! Join us for cool cat creators, mad performances, beat poets and jazz! We have a group of wildly creative people joining us to showcase their talents, projects, non-profits, upcoming events and more!

This event is open to the public, tickets are free and we would love to see you there! Register today!

http://www.eventbrite.ca/e/the-spring-tickets-11079337597

The Mercer Tavern, Homegrown Friday Exclusive – Axe&Smash DJ Set

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The Mercer Tavern is proud to present a#HomeGrownFriday event special the last Friday of every month. This up coming Friday, March 28th is our inaugural showcase and we are happy to announce Axe&Smash will be performing a DJ set along side yours truly.

Axe&Smash plays a unique blend of Indie music that will have you dancing all night long. I will of course be playing top shelf 80s and 90s jams along side the freshest Modern Rock cuts and mind melting mashups. This is the night of the week to get your motor running so don’t miss out on this exclusive. Music starts at 9pm until close.

Enjoy locally crafted brew from Yellowhead Brewery, $4.25 Sleeves and $6.25 Pints.

Great atmosphere, superior food and beverage selection, friendly service and one of the hippest crowd in town.

http://mercertavern.com/
www.facebook.com/MercerTavern
@MercerTavern

The Culture Collective Arts Market – Thursday April 3rd, 2014

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The Culture Collective in collaboration with Elements Magazine proudly bring you an Arts Market at the Yellowhead Brewery (10221 105 St.)
Curated by Kris Harvey & Thomas Scott
Co-Presented by Elements Magazine
[http://derksmenswear.com/elements-magazine]Hosted by Julian FaidApril 3, 2014

Doors @ 7pm

$10 tickets available at Bamboo Ballroom and Derks

**Please note that tickets will be available at the door
Drift Food Truck will be out front

Featuring:
Aaron Pedersen
Colin Matty
Capital City Burlesque
Derks Menswear
Guru Digital Arts College
Junior Brown
Make Something Edmonton
Polyesterday
Russ Dawson
The Nulls
theatre no. 6
Unwed Mothers
Bamboo Ballroom
Hunt Amor
Suka
Saraswati
Heirloom Vintage
Bang Bang Bijoux
Karma Victoria
Kim Der Handbags

Official after party at Red Star Pub

Brought to you by in part Elements Magazine, Guru Digital Arts College, Yellowhead Brewing Company, Long & McQuade, Lift, Red Star Pub and Drift Food Truck