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Solstice

Details

Sun Jun 16 - 2:00 pm
$28 – $38

Venue

The Bassment,
202 4th Avenue N Saskatoon , S7K 0K1 Canada
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Description

While you might be tempted to question the energy level of a singing group that has been around for 40 years, you only have to listen to a few bars of this swinging vocal octet to realize they’re running on all eight cylinders. Backed by a swinging instrumental trio featuring Sheldon Corbett (piano and sax), Doug Gilmour (bass), and D’Arce McMillan (drums), Solstice takes you through an impressive list of the best pop, rock, and jazz vocal classics. Saskatoon’s most beloved singing group features Rod Bell, Michelle Clancy, Bob Cowan, Grant Currie, Jean Currie, Lori ...
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the Bassment 2018/19 Season

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    • Date
      October 16, 2019
      8:00 pm
    • Event
      Sweet Alibi
      $22 27
    • Description
      Known for soulful three-part harmonies, WCMA winners Sweet Alibi, have shared their folk, roots, and pop infused music with listeners across North ...
    • Date
      October 17, 2019
      8:00 pm
    • Event
      The Lonesome Ace Stringband
      $22 27
    • Description
      The Lonesome Ace Stringband brings grit, skill, and abandon to old-time Appalachian folk songs and fiddle/banjo tunes. Band members Chris Coole ...
    • Date
      October 18, 2019
      9:00 pm
    • Event
      Oscar's Hollow
      $18 23
    • Description
      Oscar's Hollow revisits the musical chemistry between old high school friends Lee Harris and Kris Mihilewicz in a way reminiscent of Blue Rodeo’s ...
    • Date
      October 19, 2019
      8:00 pm
    • Event
      Sundar Viswanathan & Avataar
      $28 38
    • Description
      A musical fusion of classical Indian music, modern jazz, Brazilian lyricism, electronica,atmospheric textures and ambiance, Javanese gamelan, and ...
    • Date
      October 20, 2019
      7:30 pm
    • Event
      Del Barber
      $20 25
    • Description
      Manitoba singer-songwriter Del Barber’s winsome balladry and wry wit harken back to the country-folk traditions of the late greats of songwriting ...
    • Date
      October 21, 2019
      8:00 pm
    • Event
      The Dime Notes
      $28 38
    • Description
      Digging way, way back into the blues-drenched sounds of clarinet-driven 1920’s New Orleans jazz, the Dime Notes have unearthed a repertoire of ...
    • Date
      October 22, 2019
      8:00 pm
    • Event
      Madeleine Roger
      $18 23
    • Description
      Former thespian and life-long traveller, singer-songwriter Madeleine Rogers has performed her songs on CBC Radio and at the Winnipeg and Calgary Folk ...
    • Date
      October 23, 2019
      8:00 pm
    • Event
      Daniel Champagne
      $22 27
    • Description
      Described as “the finest guitar player of his generation”, Australian-born and Nashville-based Daniel Champagne spent his late teens and early ...
    • Date
      October 24, 2019
      8:00 pm
    • Event
      Jimmy Rankin
      $33 43
    • Description
      One of the true originals in Canadian music is hitting the road with the sounds he made famous, the party music of Cape Breton. Jimmy's new tour, ...
    • Date
      October 25, 2019
      9:00 pm
    • Event
      Julian Fauth
      $23 28
    • Description
      Barrelhouse blues and boogie woogie piano player and singer Julian Fauth returns for a night of traditional and original blues tunes. Recognized by ...
    • Date
      October 26, 2019
      8:00 pm
    • Event
      Ross Neilsen Sings Tom Petty
      $20 25
    • Description
      In addition to logging 1,000,000 kilometres performing 2,000 shows across North America, musical road warrior Ross Neilsen has released 10 critically ...
    • Date
      November 2, 2019
      8:00 pm
    • Event
      John Roney & Tevet Sela
      $25 35
    • Description
      Band leaders Israeli-born alto saxophonist Tevet Sela and Canadian jazz pianist John Roney haved joined forces to share a musical vision. The 10 ...
    • Date
      November 5, 2019
      8:00 pm
    • Event
      David Francey
      $25 35
    • Description
      Three-time JUNO Award winner and Scottish-born Canadian carpenter-turned-songwriter David Francey is one of Canada’s most revered folk poets and ...
    • Date
      November 6, 2019
      8:00 pm
    • Event
      The Young'uns
      $23 28
    • Description
      In the space of little more than a decade - and just five years after giving up their day jobs – the Young’uns have become one of the UK’s ...
    • Date
      November 7, 2019
      8:00 pm
    • Event
      Pretty Archie
      $23 28
    • Description
      Long-time friends Brian Cathcart (vocals/guitar), Matt McNeil (mandolin), Colin Gillis (bass), Redmond MacDougall (banjo/percussion) and Scott ...
    • Date
      November 8, 2019
      9:00 pm
    • Event
      Sean Burns
      $20 25
    • Description
      From dancehall shuffles and the electric honky tonk of the Bakersfield sound, all the way down to belly rubbin’ ballads, Sean Burns plays his brand ...
    • Date
      November 9, 2019
      8:00 pm
    • Event
      The Avi Granite 6
      $25 35
    • Description
      Toronto’s neo-jazz ensemble the Avi Granite 6 performs the music of guitarist and composer Avi Granite. Touring to promote its latest recording, ...
    • Date
      November 10, 2019
      7:30 pm
    • Event
      Stephen Fearing
      $28 38
    • Description
      Stephen Fearing’s music is a mesmerizing blend of roots, folk, and pop. Co-founder of Canadian roots-rock supergroup Blackie and The Rodeo Kings, ...
    • Date
      November 12, 2019
      8:00 pm
    • Event
      The Lemon Bucket Orkestra
      $30 40
    • Description
      Equal parts exhilarating precision and reckless abandon, The Lemon Bucket Orkestra’s live shows are a truly immersive experience - ranging from the ...
    • Date
      November 13, 2019
      8:00 pm
    • Event
      Christina Martin
      $18 23
    • Description
      Multi-award winning Canadian singer-songwriter Christina Martin’s style has been described as an effortless union between Americana and rock. ...
    • Date
      November 14, 2019
      8:00 pm
    • Event
      Outside the Wall
      $25 35
    • Description
      After a three year hiatus brought on by some medical misadventure, Outside The Wall is back doing what they love to do - faithfully recreating the ...
    • Date
      November 15, 2019
      9:00 pm
    • Event
      Outside the Wall
      $25 35
    • Description
      FRIDAY SOLD OUT  TICKETS STILL AVAILABLE FOR THURSDAY CLICK HERE After a three year hiatus brought on by a medical misadventure, Outside The Wall ...
    • Date
      November 16, 2019
      8:00 pm
    • Event
      FunkJoint
      $20 25
    • Description
      FunkJoint is an experimentally minded band from Saskatoon that revels in tight funk jams and the spirit of improvisation. Members include Sauvelm ...
    • Date
      November 17, 2019
      7:30 pm
    • Event
      Old Man Luedecke
      $22 27
    • Description
      Gifted with a penchant for language, banjo savant Old Man Luedecke has a cunning lyrical flair and always pushes the boundaries of his storytelling ...
    • Date
      November 19, 2019
      8:00 pm
    • Event
      Alex Cuba
      $33 38
    • Description
      Alex Cuba is a Latin Grammy/Juno winner, singer-songwriter who is not tied to tradition; Alex has a vast musical vision. His sugarcane-sweet melodi...
    • Date
      November 21, 2019
      8:00 pm
    • Event
      Zachary Lucky
      $20 25
    • Description
      Armed with a husky, baritone voice, Zachary Lucky is unapologetically old-school folk and country. He sings of Canadian places and people as knowin...
    • Date
      November 26, 2019
      8:00 pm
    • Event
      Matt Patershuk
      $20 25
    • Description
      Matt Patershuk is different from other roots artists in how he carefully avoids well-worn topics: if songs about land, work, and love lost sound ...
    • Date
      November 28, 2019
      8:00 pm
    • Event
      Sabin Jacques & Rachel Aucoin
      $18 23
    • Description
      Accordionist Sabin Jacques and pianist Rachel Aucoin have been musical and life partners since 1997. Sabin has been dedicated to preserving the rich ...
    • Date
      November 30, 2019
      8:00 pm
    • Event
      Denise Valle
      $20 25
    • Description
      Soulful songstress Denise Valle fuses the hypnotic warmth of R&B with the insatiability of pop. With love as her subject and soul as her sound, ...
    • Date
      December 2, 2019
      8:00 pm
    • Event
      Lisa Brokop
      $30 40
    • Description
      A talented and prolific country artist with 8 recordings and 8 JUNO Award nominations, Lisa Brokop returns to perform an intimate solo concert. The ...
    • Date
      December 5, 2019
      8:00 pm
    • Event
      The Barrelmen
      $20 25
    • Description
      Back to play their annual December gig at The Bassment, The Barrelmen - Berkeley Buchko, Jody Giesbrecht, Tyler MacKenzie, and Craig Wilson - ...
    • Date
      December 6, 2019
      9:00 pm
    • Event
      The Barrelmen
      $20 25
    • Description
      Back to play their annual December gig at The Bassment, The Barrelmen - Berkeley Buchko, Jody Giesbrecht, Tyler MacKenzie, and Craig Wilson - ...
    • Date
      December 7, 2019
      8:00 pm
    • Event
      Jazz Singer YuleFest
      $24 29
    • Description
      Featuring local vocalists Sylvia Bender, Grant Currie, Bruce Garman, Robyn Knight, Kathi Lewis, Pat Mitchell, Kathryn Schulz, and Tatrina Tai, the ...
    • Date
      December 14, 2019
      8:00 pm
    • Event
      George Evans
      $25 35
    • Description
      Described by the National Post as a singer with “swagger, exuberance, and a sense of fun”, George Evans has been nominated for awards in the ...
    • Date
      December 15, 2019
      2:00 pm
    • Event
      Christmas with Solstice
      $28 38
    • Description
      With eight voices blending beautiful harmonies and a rhythm section that keeps everything swinging, Solstice has been singing vocal jazz and entert...
    • Date
      December 20, 2019
      9:00 pm
    • Event
      Nigel Mack Big Blues Attack
      $24 29
    • Description
      One of Saskatchewan’s legendary ambassadors of the blues, Nigel Mack is back to play his regular December Bassment gig spreading Christmas cheer to ...
    • Date
      December 21, 2019
      8:00 pm
    • Event
      Karrnnel and Friends
      $22 27
    • Description
      Toronto fiddler Karrnnel is back to play his yearly December show. He's joined by his two sisters, Kimberly and Kanndece, as they pay tribute to ...
    • Date
      December 26, 2019
      7:30 pm
    • Event
      Boxing Day Square Dance
      $15 20
    • Description
      Here is a chance for the whole family to get off the sofa and away from the dining table after Christmas and get out on the dance floor. If you have ...
    • Date
      December 27, 2019
      9:00 pm
    • Event
      Vesti & the Vexations
      $24 29
    • Description
      For almost three decades, Vesti Hanson and Cam McConnell have been the local champions of classic soul and R&B. Back to play their annual post-Chri...
    • Date
      December 31, 2019
      9:00 pm
    • Event
      New Year's in New Orleans
      $70 80
    • Description
      Bring in your New Year the way it's done in the Big Easy with lots of live music, dancing, food, and drink. New Year’s in New Orleans features the ...
    • Date
      January 3, 2020
      9:00 pm
    • Event
      The Karpinka Brothers
      $18 23
    • Description
      The Karpinka Brothers’ nostalgic and pastiche songwriting has put the Saskatchewan duo in a genre of their own. Described by Joel Plaskett as ...
    • Date
      January 5, 2020
      2:00 pm
    • Event
      A Tribute to Everett Larson
      $$18 23
    • Description
      With the passing of Everett Larson in July, our fiddle and accordion community lost a pioneer. Everett taught generations of fiddlers and accordion...
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