Live on stage – March 18

Redstone Grill and Wine Bar presents Acoustic Saturdays from 7 to 10 p.m. with Randi Boulton this Saturday, followed by Steve Arsenault on March 24, Cort Delano on April 2, and Donna Durand with Lisa and Pete on May 14.

Redstone Grill and Wine Bar presents Acoustic Saturdays from 7 to 10 p.m. with Randi Boulton this Saturday, followed by Steve Arsenault on March 24, Cort Delano on April 2, and Donna Durand with Lisa and Pete on May 14.

Original Joe’s features Gil Tougas on Saturday, and Randy Hutchings on March 26.

The Velvet Olive presents Herky Cutler on Saturday, Kayla and Melody on March 24, and Hasmagandy on March 26.

O’Malley’s Irish Pub welcomes Calgary Celtic punk rock band The Tartan Hearts on Saturday, with guest Berzerker AD.

The Elks Lodge, home of Waskasoo Bluegrass Music Society, welcomes The Special Consensus on March 26. Visit for details. Stephen Fearing and Andy White perform folk tunes on March 25. Central Alberta Music Festival Society will hold an April Fool’s Fundraiser on April 2 at the Elks with a catered Mexican meal, silent auction and dance music by Those Guys. Tickets, $50 — available from members or online at

The Vat presents a March 25 presentation of Bill Bourne. Call the Vat at 403-346-5636.

The Matchbox Theatre welcomes Elizabeth Shepherd with jazzy sounds on March 23, costing $25. March 25 offers Jazz Explosion with big band style jazz, $15. Next, take in evening of blues on March 26 with Mark Sterling. Gordie Tentrees and Sarah MacDougall present their Yukon Roots tour on March 30; tickets, $25. For each, doors open at 7 p.m. and the show starts at 7:30 p.m. Acts coming to the stage in April include Jake Ian Band and Donna Durand with Gordie Matthews on April 3 at 7:30 p.m. for $20, James Keelaghan on April 8, 7:30 p.m. with tickets going for $33.50 All tickets at The Matchbox ticket office or charge by phone 403-341-6500.

The Centrium welcomes Darius Rucker on July 20 and Johnny Reid in concert on July 23 as part of Westerner Days. Tickets per show are $53.75 and available from Ticketmaster,, or 403-340-4455.

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 email

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