Stuart McLean and the Vinyl Cafe appear live on stage for their 2010 spring tour on Mar. 8 at the Memorial Centre. Tickets in person at Black Knight Inn or call 403-755-6626 or go online to www.bkticketcentre.ca
On Valentines Day — Sunday, Feb. 14 treat your sweetheart to songwriter and singer Sam Baker and Gurf Morlix for their first performance in Red Deer. Don’t delay purchasing tickets for this event. Contact the Matchbox.
Coming up on March 6 see Alberta bluesman Mark Sterling perform songs of John Lennon at the Matchbox.
Elks Hall features welcomes the familiar Lester Quitzau Trio tonight Jan. 29. Tickets for this one are available at Black Knight Inn and Valhalla Pure Outfitters. Stephen Fearing takes the stage at Elks on March 10, followed by Lorne Elliott on April 15.
The Vat welcomes New Brunswick’s Matt Andersen on Jan. 30 for a performance of original rock and blues.
The Memorial Centre presents Ian Tyson on Feb. 26, and Hawksley Workman on March 19. Tickets are available at Black Knight Tickets.
Festival Hall is where to take in bluegrass performed by Lonesome River Band on Feb. 28. Tickets from Gale at 403-347-1363 and other outlets.
Billy Talent with special guests Alexisonfire and Against Me! appear at the Centrium on March 11. Cancer Bats has joined in this tour as well.
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.
Red Deer Legion Old Time Dance with Five Plus One is on Feb. 3 at 7:30 p.m. Cost is $6, or $11.95 with buffet starting at 5 p.m. 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.