OLD FOX
Aug
22
8:00 PM20:00

OLD FOX

Old Fox
https://oldfoxtheband.bandcamp.com/
Formed in Somerville, MA in March, 2018, the founding members, Alex and Ralph, decided to build the band and its music around the phrase, “honest words for honest people.” The band has since evolved with that goal in mind and has continued to focus on creating simple, vulnerable, and evocative music for anyone who decides to listen.

The Nameless Citizens
https://thenamelesscitizens.bandcamp.com/
Nameless Citizens (a.k.a. The NC’s) is the solo project of Peter Boros out of Toronto, Canada. The Nameless Citizens mission is to capture key moments in our everyday lives, weaving simple themes and melodies into a complex, rich tapestry of music reflecting the serendipitous nature of life itself. Offering a unique brand of intellectual pop-rock, The NC’s combines influences from rock groups such as Pearl Jam, The Killers and The Red Hot Chili Peppers, the flowing pop-rock of Coldplay and U2, and the cerebral music of Sting and Peter Gabriel.

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Dwight Blake (Late Soul Revue)
Aug
23
to Aug 24

Dwight Blake (Late Soul Revue)

Dwight Blake an international Singer/Songwriter and Headliner will be traveling to Toronto, Ontario for the first time to perform his Headline show “Memories of Motown and Soul” featuring some of the hits from Marvin Gaye, Temptations, Four Tops, Al Green, Smokey Robinson, Bruno Mars and more at the Junction City Music Hall on August 23, 2019 (www.junctioncitymusichall.com)

https://youtu.be/LqWS0TW6xzI (Memories of Motown Promo Reel)

Dwight Blake has been traveling all over the world including Europe, Asia, Latin American, performing in Theaters and showroom and also on major Cruise lines.

This is a show you can’t afford to miss, come and allow Dwight to take you down memory lane but also putting his own twist on some of the newer R&B/Soul tunes as well.

http://www.dwightblake.com

https://youtu.be/LqWS0TW6xzI

https://youtu.be/jucMyxlQ-rw

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Sep
1
8:00 PM20:00

Ramones X Joan Jett Tribute Night

Count it off and tie yo mama down as we bring you a long weekend of timeless rock. In our intimate space you will be close enough to touch these gleaming gods and goddesses of sound.

Also on the night are the youthful rock historians The 86’ers. These young dudes carry the news, the big axes, and a powerful sound that’s as reliable as death and taxes.

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Siege Engine
Sep
5
8:00 PM20:00

Siege Engine

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Come join Siege Engine, Doc Attridge and Black County in an epic night of ROCK that one could ONLY experience at Toronto’s prestigious Junction City Music Hall.

@docattridge

@blackcountymusic

@officialsiegeengine

Doors at 8PM.

BRING YOUR ROCK SOCKS!

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LIVE BAND KARAOKE (GOOD ENOUGH)
Sep
7
8:00 PM20:00

LIVE BAND KARAOKE (GOOD ENOUGH)

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It is the distinct honour of Junction City to welcome back our good friends…

The juggernaut.

Always packed, never not amazing.

The boys return to their favourite residency armed with the joy that only this band of merry music makers can bestow upon our sweaty basement choir. Become one with the glory of song. Be yourself. On this celebration of Live Karaoke, we are all good enough.

Come get down with the Good Enough band.

CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE EVER EVOLVING LIST OF HUNDREDS OF SONGS

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SINGLES (90's Tribute Band)
Sep
13
8:00 PM20:00

SINGLES (90's Tribute Band)

Singles

The Junction City stalwart 90’s tribute band. From a time when you had to tape videos off Much Music so you could listen to your favourite songs, this band are less nostalgia trippers than expert players bringing these anthems of slack and circumstance into a modern context as eternal documents of rock.

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The Sarandons
Sep
14
8:00 PM20:00

The Sarandons

If Junction City had a Blockbuster videoesque “STAFF PICKS” wall then this band would be permanently stacked on it. Their fresh ride on the old alt-country road atop a classic rocking horse has cemented this gang of world wisened gunslingers as one of the best to ever grace our stage.

Come and feel it. Like the mighty pine on the ponderosa - You can’t help but grow.

It’s the Sarandons, kid. Catch up.

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Sep
15
2:00 PM14:00

BACK TO SCHOOL RULES (FAMILY FRIENDLY DANCE PARTY)

Junction City Music Hall is excited to invite young and old to another of our classic daytime dance parties. At 2pm on Sunday September 16th, DJ JPQ will be spinning the hits for both young and old, the arcade will be free, and the bar will be open with a choice selection of adult and all ages beverages. As we love to welcome our West End community and beyond we are proudly continuing to offer the reasonable cover of 5$ per family. Stroller parking and ear protection are available. Join us in our cozy basement as we shake away those back to school blues!

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NIRVANA NEVERMIND (MATINEE & EVENING)
Sep
28
8:00 PM20:00

NIRVANA NEVERMIND (MATINEE & EVENING)

A MATINEE and EVENING show where the album that changed music forever will be feted in its wicked glory by an ALL STAR band.

w/ BREDREN, The Junction Detailers, & Brent Jackson.

ALL AGES Matinee Show:

4:00-5:00pm NEVERMIND

3:15-3:45pm BREDREN

2:30-3:00pm Misunderstood Ninja

2:00pm doors w/ DJ NOVA

Both shows: $7 advance/$10 door

NIGHTIME SHOW

9:00pm doors w/ DJ NOVA

9:30-9:59pm Brent Jackson

10:00-10:45pm Junction Derailers

11:00-11:45pm BREDREN

12:00-1:00am NEVERMIND

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Oct
25
8:00 PM20:00

Ontario Death Fest

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Ontario Death Fest returns to Toronto for another full weekend of Death Metal and Extreme, Brutal Music!!


Different venues, different bands but always a good time.

Featuring some of Ontario's elite in home grown brutality.
Also Featuring few out out of province bands, we invited out, to help destroy the stage and drink with us!!

Get tickets here: https://www.showpass.com/odf7

*PLEASE MAKE SURE TO DOUBLE CHECK THE TICKET TYPE AND DATE YOU ARE PURCHASING*
**TICKET PRICES VARY FOR SINGLE TICKET PURCHASES**
***EACH DAY IS AT A DIFFERENT VENUE***

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Line up: *not exact order of bands*


Necrosadist
Burdizzo
Earthworm von Doom
Nervous Impulse
Bayht Lahm


DAY 1
Friday
Oct 25th 2019
Adv. Tix: $25
Adv. Tix & T-shirt: $30

2 DAY PASS: $55
2 DAY PASS & ODF T-SHIRT: $65

3 DAY PASS: $75
3 DAY PASS & ODF T-SHIRT: $75
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ODF is Hosted by:

LoQuin Production - Ally Quin
Brutal Sickness - Justin Snell
Prime Directive Productions - Tristan Biggar

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Danny Webster w/ The Justice Der Band, Rachel Bobbitt
Aug
16
8:00 PM20:00

Danny Webster w/ The Justice Der Band, Rachel Bobbitt

Of all the Websters in all the world of music, WE CHOOSE DANNY!

In his words…

To celebrate my album release on August 10, I will be performing at Junction City on the 16, along with my friends Sarah Webber, Rachel Bobbitt, and Justice Der. My set will feature a few covers, but mostly originals from my album. Please come out if you can to celebrate with me and my pals!
Doors at 8, $10 cover. 19+

8:15-9 Sarah Webber
9:15-10 Rachel Bobbitt
10:15-11 Justice Der
11:15-12 Danny Webster and the Fare Evader Alligators

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T DOTS RECORDS SHOWCASE
Aug
15
8:00 PM20:00

T DOTS RECORDS SHOWCASE

Toronto’s hottest new record label brings their stable of live acts from the downtown clubs to the West End wild.

Also, if you have what it takes to hang with these heavy hitters - they are willing to audition you for a spot on the roster

Boasting their mantra of “music above all” T Dots records has been setting the city on fire for years and we are overjoyed to have them come kick for a guaranteed night to remember in The Junction.

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Peanut Gallery Inaugural Ball
Aug
8
8:00 PM20:00

Peanut Gallery Inaugural Ball

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Splendid Industries is proud to host The Peanut Gallery Inaugural Ball @ Junction City Music Hall! This promises to be an unprecedented evening of audio / visual delights w/ some of the most wildly amazing bands in town! Prog-noise stews and math-jazz grooves, all in support of future initiatives by your friendly community of local weirdo artists and musicians @ The Peanut Gallery! Mmm-hmm! (And, did we mention you can even play awesome retro pinball in between sets!? Yesss!)

...Welcome, human_friend! The future is nigh!

The line-up:

Future Machines - https://splendidindustries.com/future-machines
(Tricked-out bobble-head jump-math jazzcore, ya'll!)

Animatist - https://splendidindustries.com/animatist
(Tripped-out psych-math jazzrock, yay!)

Yumster - https://splendidindustries.com/yumster
(Tweaked-out noise-rock math-jams, yum!)

Dusts of Binary (live debut!) - https://splendidindustries.com/dustbin
(Timed-out glitch-fonk punk jazz, yesss!)

With visual accompaniment by:
Peter Gorski @ Fractal Sound
(Tranced-out warp-spirals & geometric texture swirls, yo!)

$10 admission at the door or contact Tyson Headon for early-worm options.

Sponsors:
The Sentinel's Marvellous Kaleidoscope - Radio Program

To learn more about Splendid Industries' projects & initiatives and the art/music community we are building, plz visit:
https://www.splendidindustries.com

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Jul
20
8:00 PM20:00

Sleepless Nights

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These dudes fucking rip. One of the coolest and most fun live acts on the scene right now. Buckle up.

In the mid-aughts, Sleepless Nights carved out their reputation as one of the hardest working bands on the East Coast of Canada. By their final tours in 2009, when the group was put on indefinite hiatus, Sleepless Nights were playing an entire new, unreleased set of songs. There was a miffed attempt at capturing them in 2011, but no recordings were ever completed. In June 2016, approaching the 10-year anniversary of their breakout EP, Hang Up, Sleepless Nights reconvened for a weekend of recording in Toronto at Taurus Recording with Thomas D’Arcy (Small Sins/The Ladies and Gentlemen, k-os) to archive four of those songs. With former member Matt MacDonald (The Superfantastics) joining them in studio, the band recorded Keith Hamilton – an EP that chronicles the now seasoned musicians returning to their roots.

 

Vocals, Guitar, Keys / A.A. Wallace
Bass / Michael Small
Drums / Myles Deck

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Jul
19
8:00 PM20:00

Red Nightfall

Red Nightfall are a Toronto indie rock band. Founded in 2010 they released their self titled debut album in 2011. In 2013 they released the EP ‘Late in the Fever’. In 2017 they released their second full length album ‘Anna, don’t disappear’, available on major music streaming applications and at their Bandcamp . Each release has been met with far flung, albeit sparse, critical acclaim.

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A Tribute to Don Drummond
Jul
18
8:00 PM20:00

A Tribute to Don Drummond

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The cool basement will be easily mistaken for the island of Jamaica as selector supreme Brigadier ShazBad (fresh off a triumphant vinyl set last month) comes down to take you on a jounrey through the work of trombone master and ace reggae artist Don Drummond.

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“If I ever get married I want to walk down the aisle to Don Drummond’s “Man In the Street.””

-DJ JPQ

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Naghmeh & The Southern Shores
Jul
11
8:00 PM20:00

Naghmeh & The Southern Shores

Naghmeh and the Southern Shores are turning up in Toronto to kick off their album launch tour.
Joining them on this show are Duncan Ivany & The North Coast Band and Fat Mob

After taking over stages all over Montreal, Naghmeh and the Southern Shores recorded a full length album. The album travels through time and space, telling stories of the people and places along the journey. With a nostalgic flavor and a sarcastic attitude, Naghmeh's songs will take you on a familiar journey with their electrifying groovey rock experience.


This is Naghmeh Shafiei's first album, and her and the Southern Shores are excited to hit the road to share it with Toronto for their first show in the city.

Naghmeh and the Southern Shores
naghmehandthesouthernshores.hearnow.com
www.facebook.com/naghmehasong

Duncan Ivany & and the North Coast Band
https://www.facebook.com/divanythenorthcoastband/
https://distrokid.com/hyperfollow/duncanivanyandthenorthcoastband/the-peg-sessions

Fat Mob
https://www.facebook.com/fatmobband/

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LIVE BAND KARAOKE (GOOD ENOUGH)
Jul
6
8:00 PM20:00

LIVE BAND KARAOKE (GOOD ENOUGH)

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It is the distinct honour of Junction City to welcome back our good friends…

The juggernaut.

Always packed, never not amazing.

The boys return to their favourite residency armed with the joy that only this band of merry music makers can bestow upon our sweaty basement choir. Become one with the glory of song. Be yourself. On this celebration of Live Karaoke, we are all good enough.

Come get down with the Good Enough band.

CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE EVER EVOLVING LIST OF HUNDREDS OF SONGS

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Innocent Gunz & Guests
Jul
5
8:00 PM20:00

Innocent Gunz & Guests

ARE YOU READY TO ROCK??!!!

The Innocent Gunnz are a world famous spectacle of sheer rock genius. They play a variety of genres from Hard Rock, Heavy Metal to Classic Rock and Rap Metal. This 80s hair metal cover band will make you screeeaaammm!!

https://www.facebook.com/InnocentGunnz/

Electric Magma are an instrumental, fuzzed out, beer induced riffage rock band who will bloowww yourrr minnddsss!!

https://www.facebook.com/ElectricMagma/
https://open.spotify.com/artist/7fXkgdYCdaqFtHbkfMjksZ

Loud Almighty are a crash - n - bash party band doing their originals and your favourite punk rock covers!!

https://www.facebook.com/Loud-Almighty
https://www.loudalmighty.com/

COME JOIN US FOR A NIGHT OF FACE MELTING FUN

DOORS AT 9 PM
$10 COVER

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Alexander & the Great Ones
Jul
4
8:00 PM20:00

Alexander & the Great Ones

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East coast powerhouse Alexander and the Great Ones bring their rolling rhythm and soul revue to our cool west end environs. It’s a real treat to get to host top shelf musicians like this as guests in our city, so make sure to come out and give them the appropriately vociferous and enthusiastic Junction City welcome. Friends and followers will marvel at the cultural capital your have accrued on your feeds and stories , unless you are not so moved by the musical acts that you temporarily lose use of your thumbs or smash your phone, change your name, and start a new life imbued with the power of these songs.

8:30 Bill Sims (Junction City Favourite!)
9:30 Eva Foote (Exceptional talent!)
10:30 Alexander and the Great Ones (Already written about!)
11:30 Racket Man (https://racketman.bandcamp.com/track/independence)

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VINYL SESSION
Jun
28
8:00 PM20:00

VINYL SESSION

There are few summer party experiences as sublime as being on the JCMH dancefloor, holding a ice cold can of Woodhouse Light (5$) or tall boy of Von Bugle (6$, Tall Can) and being bathed in the sounds of expert dj’s playing great actual records. These djs will work for you, build vibes for you, and will have packed their bags and crates with good time summer music that is as hot as this week’s heatwave and as cool as the air conditioned basement.

DJ Nova is a Junction legend, known for his versatility as he moves between genres with ease and aplomb, but always adept at keeping a party rocking.

Brigadier Shazbad is the 416 to Jamaica connect, with rhythms from the island and around the world that will move your feet and expand your senses.

JPQ is that party dude you’ve seen singing along to the dance classics of all time, able to dive into hip-hop, disco, rap, rock, techno, house, funk, soul, or reggae as the needs of the dancefloor command him.

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SOLSTICE AFTER PARTY: A Fellow Ship / Hanorah / Steinwall Presented by Collective Arts Brewing
Jun
22
8:00 PM20:00

SOLSTICE AFTER PARTY: A Fellow Ship / Hanorah / Steinwall Presented by Collective Arts Brewing

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Another instant classic Junction Solstice jam.

The official after party for the Junction Solstice Festival!

A Fellow Ship: Soul-Folk.
”Sparking ferocious dance parties wherever they go"
-Errol Nazareth (CBC, Big City Small World)

Hanorah: Soul, rhythm and blues, rock, funk, jazz.
Hanorah grew up to the sound of the classic rock and soul music her parents were fond of. Early on, she developed a passion for vocalists with powerful voices, such as Etta James, Amy Winehouse and Joss Stone (to whom she has been compared many times). In 2012, survivor of sexual assault, she plunged into a state of deep distress. After seeking psychological help and reading testimonies by other survivors, she decided to dive head first into music. Her meeting with guitarist Paul De Rita (who became her companion and closest collaborator) was a revelation. Since 2016, she has performed over 100 shows, in addition to reaching quarterfinals on Season 5 of hit Quebec reality show La Voix. The Journal de Montréal placed her on its list of inspiring women to follow in 2018. For the Good Guys and the Bad Guys (Dare to Care Records, 2019) is her first EP.

Funny Funk (Steinwall): Funk
Make em' laugh, make em' dance.

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MINOR ELEMENT (With Of Nature, Parks At Night)
Jun
21
8:00 PM20:00

MINOR ELEMENT (With Of Nature, Parks At Night)

Sometimes this little basement venue gets to be one of those places. Like what The Mudd Club or CBGB’s or Ronnie Scott’s must’ve felt like before everything on the street was gentrified into total safety.

This is a night like that.

Nothing but fine local talent. Some will end up being massive successes in large print on festival posters, other you will be happy you got to hear in an intimate setting.

MINOR ELEMENT

PARKS AT NIGHT

More guests TBA…

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PRIVATE EVENT
Jun
15
8:00 PM20:00

PRIVATE EVENT

Junction City is closed for a private event.

To book your funky, cool, exclusive affordable private event email hello@junctioncitymusichall.com with a description of your needs and numbers and we will furnish a quote.

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All About the Song Showcase
Jun
13
8:00 PM20:00

All About the Song Showcase

Toronto’s best indie music podcast ALL ABOUT THE SONG are returning to expertly curate an evening of music.

Get hip, get with it, get down here and be first in line to love the new classics.

ALL ABOUT THE SONG SHOWCASE

Featuring:

AFTER THE MOUNTAIN - Rock and roll with soul https://spoti.fi/2WznFwo

JULIANA EYE - Wide-Eyed Wanderer w a Passion for Pop
https://www.facebook.com/julianaeyemusic/

MORE ACTS ANNOUNCED SOON!

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PRIVATE EVENT
Jun
8
8:00 PM20:00

PRIVATE EVENT

Junction City is such a special place that sometimes people want us all to theirself.

To book your funky, cool, exclusive and affordable private event just email hello@junctioncitymusichall.com with a description of your needs and we will furnish a quote.

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Big Furry Tractor Vs Sonic Curators
Jun
7
8:00 PM20:00

Big Furry Tractor Vs Sonic Curators

Two sets each by two of Toronto’s most consistently crowd pleasing outfits.

Big Furry Tractor are a band of 4 rugged men who have battled the test of time, disco, ballad era, hair bands and new wave. We meshed it all together and what came out was...BFT

The Sonic Curators have become Junction City regulars because their brand of coverage keeps the people coming back and then after they come back they turn into wild animals under the primal spell of magical rock.

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Clementine Single Release
Jun
6
8:00 PM20:00

Clementine Single Release

Thursday June 6 2019
Junction City Music Hall presents:

Clementine:
Small and hypersensitive to surroundings, Clementine (Sarah Hamilton, Toronto ON) translates a blend of turmoil and appreciation into melody.
She aims to catalogue the growing-pains of self-acceptance, and the increasing ability to transform strings of doubt and self-deprecation into communal empowerment. Swaying melodies and existentially turbulent lyrics live here. Gently tapping feet

Alex Mason:
Alex Mason (Toronto, ON) has been writing songs and gigging across Canada since the release of his first EP, Wistow Lows in 2013. With stints including a tour by VIA Rail train for 2015’s Jasper as well cowriting in Nashville, he's opened for acts such as The Strumbellas, Daniel Romano, and Peter Murphy (Bauhaus).

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