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The Show with David Burrows # 237

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Published on May 17, 2016 The Show with David Burrows #237 Opening Segment: 9-ball tournament at Rack & Roll Billiards​ recap. The Entertainment Scene: Local band 'Dressed To Kill' is donating to the Red Cross in support of Fort McMurray.The local Blues/Rock band is having their annual Blues cruise on the Duc d'Orleans II​ and will be donating a portion of ticket sales. Front man for the band Keil Simmons​ explains. www.dressedtokill.ca In The Community: The Inn of the Good Shepherd- Sarnia​ is preparing for 'Surf Inn Turf. An annual event with food, fun, prizes and local entertainment. Fundraising coodinator for the Inn, Erica Cote explains the event and it's importance to the community. www.theinnsarnia.ca Closing Segment: Indiefest​ news and update. Pistols at Noon​ to perfom at Eclipse - Catering / Bar & Grill​ A special red carpet event is planned for The Sarnia Lambton Chamber of Commerce​ Outstanding Business Achievement Awards at Imperial Theatre, Sarnia ON.​

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Trivia Q & A # 20

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Trivia Q & A # 20

Q. Born in Montreal, Quebec, to Ukrainian immigrants under the last name of Kowalchyk, this vibrant woman was Canada's most successful female songwriter of the 80s, and won three consecutive Junos from 1985-1987 for best female vocalist. Although having a career spanning 30+ years, she never used her last name on any album titles, singles, or on concert flyers. What one-name moniker is this underrated Canadian singer known as? A. Luba (born Lubomyra Kowalchyk in 1958, Montreal, Quebec, Canada) is a Canadian musician, singer, songwriter and recording artist from Ukrainian descent. She was commercially active from 1980 to 1990, 2000 to 2001 and is active again from 2007 to present.[1] She was initially the vocalist for a band named Luba before signing as a solo artist under that name. She has released five full-length albums and two EPs as a solo artist. (Two albums were released as a member of a ...

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The Show with David Burrows # 236

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The Show with David Burrows #...

Published on May 11, 2016 Opening Segment: Several Sarnia First Friday​ events outside. Do it 4 Sarnia​ & Dan Edwards​ with Eric Ethridge​ working towards a $150,000 goal for Bluewater Health Foundation​ & Canadian Mental Health. The Entertainment Scene: The Sarnia Lambton Chamber of Commerce​ is getting ready for the 27th Outstanding Business Achievement awards​ at Imperial Theatre, Sarnia ON.​ As part of the celebration, local entertainers SUIT UP Whiskey Rain​ will perform for the after party. Front man for the band Sean Robbins​, talks about the excitement that 'SUIT UP' is preparing for the night. www.sarnialambtonchamber.com & www.suitupband.com &www.imperialtheatre.net In The Community: It's the most wonderful time of year for cyclist enthusiasts. Several community events 'geared' towards cycling in Sarnia-Lambton are planned for the season. Anita Trusler from Bike Friendly Lambton​ talks about the many planned events for cyclists in the community. www.bikefriendlylambton.com Closing Segment: Victoria Playhouse Petrolia​ donates over $10,000 to support Fort McMurray. Local band 'Dressed ...

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Hey, You Got Any Hit’s Goin’ On Danny Michel?

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Hey, You Got Any Hit’s...

The answer may be no in the Top 20 radio context.  To those that are fans of Canadian singer/songwriter Danny Michel - he has a multitude of hits and catchy tunes.  Most making commentary on the world at large in a delightfully cheerful and poignant way. A small, but appreciative audience had the pleasure of hearing and seeing Danny in person at the fabulous Sarnia Library Theatre on Wednesday, May 11th.  Many in attendance were first timers at seeing him perform live.  For us personally, it was our second time, but first time seeing him do a solo act.  Last year we saw him with a band during London's Home County Music Festival.  Have to say the two performances were totally unique.  During his solo show here in Sarnia, the audience had the benefit of comfortable seating, in climate controlled conditions and the great acoustics of the room.  These factors gave everyone ...

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LOCAL MYSTERY TOUR – Fun Fundraiser for Local...

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The Local Mystery Tour is an exciting new event that sees teams of four collecting and deciphering clues as they weave their way through the community in search of the final destination, the Prize Room! The event will take place over the course of several weeks, and the first clue will be released on June 6th. One clue will lead you to the next. All clues will be released via email & on Facebook. Teams can work at their own pace and even split up tasks. The purpose is to have fun and discover new places in their community. The Tour ends when each team finds the prize room. The first team to locate the prize room has their choice of prize. The last team to find the prize room gets what’s left J. Teams register and collect donations through the Local Mystery Tour website, and we are asking each team to ...

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Nine Inch Nails on ‘Great Deals Wall’

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Nine Inch Nails on ‘...

Nine Inch Nails now on the ever growing GREAT DEALS WALL.  Starting as low as $4.96 each  ~ PRETTY HATE MACHINE    ~ BROKEN (EP) ~ DOWNWARD SPIRAL  ~ THE FRAGILE ~ HESITATION MARKS  

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Salad in a Jar Workshop – fundraising event

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Salad in a Jar Workshop –...

Ah….springtime….one thinks of fresh air, and good clean eating!  We are pleased to invite you to a brand new ‘Salad In A Jar’ Workshop….hosted by Melody Gibson, Pampered Chef Director. Melody is working together with St. Clair Child & Youth Services to provide this workshop fundraising event, in support of our Youth Cooking Program. It is being held on Monday May 30, 2016, at St. Paul’s United Church in Sarnia.

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Trivia Q & A # 19 – 2016

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Trivia Q & A # 19 –...

Q. This group had their start as a Police tribute band. Their first full length album, "Standing in the Dark", produced four hit singles in Canada and garnered them two Juno nominations. Name the band. A. Platinum Blonde Platinum Blonde is a New Wave group that was first active from the mid 1980s to the early 1990s. The band originally consisted of Mark Holmes from Mansfield, England on vocals and bass, Sergio Galli on guitar and Chris Steffler on drums. Scottish musician Kenny MacLean later joined the group as the bassist. The name of the band was inspired by the 1931 Jean Harlow movie Platinum Blonde. They were known also for their stylish glam rock-like appearance. Platinum Blonde was inducted into the Broadcast Industry Hall of Fame on March 12, 2010 n 1983, they signed to CBS Records Canada and released a self-titled six-song EP that became CBS Canada's biggest EP seller ever and ...

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May First Friday with Quiet Mind

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May First Friday with Quiet...

It was a perfect First Friday on May 6, 2016.  All the stars (and weather) aligned to create a festive evening of music at Cheeky Monkey.  The band Quiet Mind returned for the second time.  The first time playing at Cheeky Monkey was in November 2015 as a duo consisting of James Hill and Pat Rice.  This time they  mixed it up a bit by added drummer Nate Ryan (his stage name) in their second set of the evening. Their first set as the duo, they playing mellow acoustic versions such as Tracy Chapman's 'Give Me One Reason' and Blue Rodeo's 'Hasn't Hit Me Yet'.  Both James and Pat are very talented guitarist.  Add in James' slightly husky voice and you have a winning sound. For their second set, drummer Nate  joined them giving them that extra umph to play heavier rock songs such as Oasis 'What's the Story Morning Glory'.  They ...

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EMINEM ON ‘GREAT DEALS’ WALL

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EMINEM ON ‘GREAT DEALS&...

Newest addition to the Cheeky Monkey GREAT DEALS WALL - Selected EMINEM CDs - starting as low as $4.96 each GETTEM AT THIS GREAT PRICE WHILE SUPPLIES LAST!!!!! ... SLIM SHADY LP ... MARSHALL MATHERS LP ... EMINEM SHOW ... RELAPSE ... RECOVERY

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