Club events – April 23

Cheers North presents Unleash the Archers, a five piece metal band from Victoria B.C. on May 16.

Cheers North presents Unleash the Archers, a five piece metal band from Victoria B.C. on May 16.

Blarney Stone South hosts The Waxbills on May 14 and 15.

The Centrium presents Rain: A Tribute to The Beatles returns to the Centrium on June 1 for one show only at 8 p.m. Tickets on sale now. Call 403-340-4455 or www.ticketmaster.ca for tickets.

The Velvet Olive presents Ryan Marchant on Saturday. Upcoming acts: Jenny Allen, Alberta songwriter on April 24, and David Newberry April 27.

Locals hosts Lionel Rault on April 30.

The Matchbox welcomes ­ Nathan and Andy Gartner with the half Chance Heroes, a group playing acoustic folk and reggae on April 24. Tickets, $15. Show at 8 p.m.

Then, see Canadian country recording artist Duane Steele live in concert perform from his new album Gas and Time on June 10 and 11, and enjoy special guest Tera Lee on the same bill. Tickets are $25.

Unless otherwise stated, doors open at 7 p.m. with the show at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are available from all Ticketmaster locations, and The Matchbox box office as well. Call The Matchbox at 403-341-6500.

Elks Hall hosts the last Waskasoo Bluegrass Music Society event of the season tonight, April 23, featuring Four Chords of Wood from Vancouver. Tickets are available from all the usual Waskasoo Bluegrass outlets.

Red Deer Legion Old Time Dance with Badlanders II is on Wednesday, April 28 at 7:30 p.m. Cost is $6, or $11.95 with buffet starting at 5 p.m. Phone 403-342-0035.

To have your establishment’s live bands included in this space, fax a list to Club Dates by 8 a.m. on Wednesday to 403-341- 6560 or e-mail editorial@reddeeradvocate. com.