17 Live Music Shows to See in November

Photo: Five Dollars Down Photo: Five Dollars Down

While we may be known for hosting Kemptville Live Music Festival, the live music scene is alive and well in North Grenville all-year-round! Check out the line-up for November.

November 1 — HappyCrap 
8:30pm-11:00pm | South Branch Bistro
Playing a mixture of folk/singalong/east coast/celtic/country that they have termed "HappyCrap", hence the name! So come on out and be prepared to clap your hands, stomp your feet and sing along.

Happy Crap
Photo: HappyCrap

November 2 — Chris Strang
7:00pm-10:00pm | Lock 17
Singing mostly classic rock covers, but Chris can keep you on your toes with a repertoire of hits.

November 2 — Steve Stacey
8:30pm-11:00pm | South Branch Bistro
Steve Stacey is a throwback to the days of storytelling in song, contemplating life with humour, unique observations and truth that is too obscure to be a lie. Armed with songs about cars, lost love, drinking, the occasional murder ballad, no topic is off-limits. Steve will keep you on or toes trying to figure out what he will say next.

November 7 — River City Junction 
7:00pm-9:00pm | South Branch Bistro
If you’re from Eastern Ontario you know River City Junction. But no matter how many times you hear them, they’re bound to get you on your feet.

November 8 — Mike McSheffrey Band 
8:00pm-11:00pm | South Branch Bistro
This folk-rock band features lush harmonies and acoustic sound while playing a mix of originals and covers.

Photo: Mike McSheffrey Band

November 8-10 — Shake, Rattle & Roll
8:00pm-11:00pm | Urbandale Arts Centre
A fun new musical highlighting songs form the 50's and 60's, including stories from the dances and romances from back in the day.

November 9 — Cory M Coons
7:00pm-10:00pm | Lock 17
Melodic and roots rock with a hint of country rock to keep you going all night long. Cory has opened for and performed with Canadian favourites such as April Wine, Kim Mitchell, and David Wilcox.

November 14 — Blues, Acoustic and Easy Listening 
7:00pm-9:00pm | South Branch Bistro
A night of blues, acoustic contemporary tunes, and easy listening. What could be better?

November 15 — River City Junction
7:00pm-10:00pm | Lock 17
In case you missed their show earlier this month, or you just want a second dose! 

November 15 — Al Tambay 
8:30pm-11:00pm | South Branch Bistro
Alain performs in the style of blues artists such as Robert Johnson, Elmore James, Johnny Winter, George Thorogood, Keb’ Mo’, & Ray Bonneville. Alain is also proficient in the styles of Jimi Hendrix and Stevie Ray Vaughan.

November 16 — Eric Widzinski 
7:00pm-10:00pm | Lock 17
Acoustic guitar player covering all your favourite country rock and blues tunes!

Photo: Eric Widzinski

November 16 — Carl Merenick 
9:00pm-11:00pm | South Branch Bistro
A talented musician who can play a variety of instruments, Carl’s skills will make for a fun evening.

November 21 — Kiefer B.P 
8:00pm-10:00pm | South Branch Bistro
A lot of country, and a little pop & classic rock. Come check out Kiefer — you won't regret it!

November 22 — Al Wood Trio 
8:30pm-11:00pm | South Branch Bistro
Taking Chicago style blues traditions to the next level by merging with hardcore real country, melodic jazz, and a diverse array of other influences.

November 23 — Rosewood 
7:00pm-10:00pm | Lock 17
Here to play many of your favorite songs, this band is fun and interactive with some storytelling gems, and sing-along greats!

November 23 — Five Dollar Down 
9:00pm-11:00pm | South Branch Bistro
This acoustic duo focuses on late 90's rock...you know...the good music (their words, not ours).

Five Dollars Dow

November 30 — Branded 
7:00pm-10:00pm | Lock 17
This four-person band will blow you away with their renditions of your favourite tunes!


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