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THANK-YOU! for coming to the shows – more coming up in July

I wanted to write a BIG heartfelt thanks from me to you!—to everyone who checked out a show over the last 3 months while I toured across Canada & into the USA. Thanks to everyone who ordered a CD, bought some music on iTunes or supported what I do in any way: it means a LOT. My recent shows across the maritimes, into Indianapolis Indiana (photo), and then Alberta and Saskatchewan in Canada have been great and audiences have been so appreciative. I feel so revved up about touring this new album of mine. After a few private shows in Toronto over the next few weeks, I’ll head out to the West Coast mid-July. Check the calendar on this site to see if I’ll be performing close to you (Vancouver, Abbotsford, Port Alberni, Parksville, Victoria). cheers! Jeffery

June 22nd, 2015|

Nova Scotia, New Brunswick & PEI

I’m looking forward to the upcoming shows in Nova Scotia, PEI and New Brunswick. Last time I was on the east coast, when I wasn’t making music I was eating seafood – so. much. seafood. Glorious stuff! I’m looking forward to a repeat of that. If you’re in the maritimes I hope to see you at a show: June 5-Antigonish NS (with Jenny MacDonald), June 6-Hunter River PEI (with Jenny MacDonald & Brian Dunn), June 7-Fredericton NB, June 10-Halifax NS (with Jenny MacDonald). Details and ticketing are on the UPCOMING SHOWS PAGE of this site. I took the attached photo when on tour in Ottawa last week (did a show there with Glenn Nuotio). I stumbled upon 1000 people doing yoga on parliament hill – pretty cool!!

June 1st, 2015|

Ottawa (May 27), St Catharines (May 29), and the East Coast

I’m on the go with shows, singing songs from the new album and clocking up some miles!! I’ve met so many people and look forward to these upcoming dates too. May 27 in Ottawa (with Glenn Nuotio on the bill), and May 29 in St Catharines (with Matthew de Zoete on the bill). I head to the East Coast from June 5-11 stopping in Antigonish NS, Hunter River PEI, Fredericton NB, and Halifax NS & perform with the lovely songbird Jenny Macdonald on some of those dates. All the show details/dates/times are on the calendar on this site using the tabs above OR CLICK HERE Hope to see you at a show. And don’t forget to take a listen to a tune in the player on the right hand side of the site here. The full new album is there for you to hear.

May 25th, 2015|

Upcoming shows on the cross-Canada tour!

Hello to you – and thanks for visiting the website! Touring the new songs from North Star Falling has been a treat, with such good audiences. We’ve met so many great new people. Some upcoming shows to mention to you include: May 7-Regina SK: Gala for the Canadian Diabetes Association, May 9-Birch Hills SK, May 15-a showcase/festival in beautiful PEI, May 21-outdoor stage-Regina SK-with the Cathedral Village Arts Fest & the 100th B-day for Holy Rosary School, May 22-Calgary AB the Ironwood, May 27-Ottawa ON! Phew…. We’re covering a lot of ground but really enjoying the momentum. In early June we tour the East coast (NS, PEI & NB) and in July we hit the West coast with several shows in BC. The tour calendar on this site has all the info and ticketing. I’ll leave you with a tune from “North Star Falling” – this is RUN.

May 1st, 2015|

Thanks Sudbury! Hello Toronto & Winnipeg

The big show with the Sudbury Symphony Orchestra this past weekend was great! What a mountain of talent on that stage – wow. And the audience was amazing. The next stop is this week’s CD release show for “North Star Falling” at Toronto’s Hugh’s Room Apr 22 (830pm). Ticket info is in my web calendar on this site or CLICK HERE for the Hugh’s Room reservation web-page (You can book in for dinner + the show or just for the show). April 28 we hit Winnipeg’s West End Cultural Centre (8pm). For ticketing info CLICK HERE. I’m also sharing a brand new live acoustic in-studio version of “THESE BONES” – a tune from the new album: hope you enjoy. see you at a show, soon. cheers js

April 20th, 2015|

2 big nights coming up in Regina SK, then off to the Sudbury Symphony & Toronto shows!

I’ve had a blast on the Canadian prairies these past few weeks. Lloydminster was as lovely as ever, Edmonton was sold-out and we’re about to perform 2 nights in Regina: one night is sold-out and the 2nd is getting close! If you’d still like tickets to the Thurs April 9 show CLICK HERE FOR THE TICKET LINK. Next up, I’m performing with the Sudbury Symphony April 18 and then a big show in Toronto’s Hugh’s Room Apr 22. Ticket info for those shows is in my web calendar on this site OR CLICK HERE The media on the prairies has been really great to me in covering the news of my album launch and national tour. Here’s a pic of the cover of the latest edition of the PRAIRIE DOG (Regina SK). You can read their cover story by CLICKING HERE. Hope to see you at a show! js

April 9th, 2015|

Lloydminster, Edmonton, Regina the tour is coming to you

Next stops on the tour are in Lloydminster April 2, Edmonton April 4, and 2 nights in Regina SK April 9 & 10. Info and ticketing are under the “CONCERTS” tab on this site. Edmonton is SOLD-OUT which is both exciting and sad, as more people wanted tickets than we can fit! I’ll definitely be coming back. Big Thanks to Kelowna and Vancouver for recent wonderful evenings of music out in BC. Last – I’m sharing a new lyric video for my tune “THESE BONES” from the new album. A little waltz about life, mortality, love and pondering your journey. enjoy! js

March 29th, 2015|

Kelowna & Vancouver BC, Mar 26 & 27

Hello Beautiful British Columbia – we are coming to you! We’re at Kelowna’s Minstrel Cafe this Mar 26 and Vancouver’s Fox Cabaret this Fri Mar 27. For Kelowna call 250.764-2301 to reserve seats (8pm show). For Vancouver you can get tickets on-line by CLICKING HERE. (doors 730pm). Vancouver tickets also available at Zulu & Red Cat Records. I’m sharing a new lyric video for a song from the new album too. It’s the first song I’ve ever recorded with no piano (“You make me want to”). Hope you like it. js

March 23rd, 2015|

SASKATOON! first shows of the tour Mar 19-20

Hello Saskatoon – I’m coming to you and bringing a band. Hope to see you at the Bassment to kick off my cross-Canada shows to launch the new CD ‘North Star Falling’. Mar 19 is an 8pm show (being recorded by Sasktel Max) and Mar 20 is a 9pm show. March 20 looks close to sold out, so I’m hoping people can join us on March 19. We’d LOVE a great audience for the TV taping. CLICK HERE FOR – MARCH 19 TICKETS CLICK HERE FOR MARCH 20 TICKETS

I’m sharing a short trailer/video about the new album along with this post. You can also hear some songs from the recording in the music player on the right hand side of the website home page as well. Of course check out the tour calendar (upcoming shows) on the site here for details/ticketing for the Saskatoon and more shows right across Canada. — cheers Jeffery

March 15th, 2015|

The New album has launched (Mar 10, 2015)

My new album “North Star Falling” launched today – Mar 10! The day is finally here. I’m attaching the EPK/Video trailer (kind of a video story) we did for the album. Take a peek. The album is available on iTunes and here on this website in the store (physical CDs that will be mailed to you). I’ve just added some more songs from the new album to the music player on the right hand side of the home page that you can listen to as well. You can also peek at the video page for a new lyric video. Of course check out the tour calendar (upcoming shows) on the site here for shows right across Canada that have been added in support of this new album. cheers Jeffery

March 10th, 2015|