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DON, but not forgotten.
Feb
22
to Feb 23

DON, but not forgotten.

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Our dear friend, the man, Donny Cassista passed away on January 22nd, 2019. Come out and party with papa Don one last time . This celebration of life starts at the River City Revival House with open jam from 5:00pm-8:00pm (or later) then moves upstairs to the Starlight Room. Bands at 9:00pm . Don’t forget your dancing shoes !!!

River City Revival House - ALL AGES WELCOME(until 8pm) FREE SHOW ( 5pm - 8PM)
PAPA DON’S OPEN JAM featuring…
Shelly Foss
Lee Macdonald
Chris Mostoway
Haylee Rayne
So Many More!

Starlite Room- 18+, Tickets $15 (8pm - 2 am)
PAPA DON'S CELEBRATION OF LIFE featuring....
MOVING BODIES
UNWASHED
A NEW RHETORIC
REIFER MADNESS
L.A.M.S
DEVIL'S SON'S
BOGUE BRIGADE

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SHAGUAR release party!
Feb
23
8:00 PM20:00

SHAGUAR release party!

Cheshire Productions presents..... SHAGUAR!! These guys really know how to move a dance floor!! If you are a fan of Progressive Surf Rock & Hybrid Rockabilly with a tinge of twang and a pinch of punk! You are in a for a treat!!! This is also a FREE event hosted at our home away from home River City Revival House!!
http://www.shaguar.ca/
https://www.facebook.com/Shaguar.Edmonton/
Mickey Mau: Lead/Rhythm Guitar
Aka ‘The Disaster with a Stratocaster’: Legend has it that he once parked in a tow away zone only to come back later to find that the entire neighbourhood was gone. That is when fate led him to the Shag-lair, the only place still in place. Overhearing Uncle Foo!’s ripping guitar emanating from the Shag-lair resulted in the fateful reunification with his long lost younger fraternal twin reverb brother. Mickey’s interests are varied with his pride and joy; a large archive of audio transcriptions of Marcel Marceau. He’s no slouch when it comes to button-hole collecting, a sought out expert who is world renown for his acumen in spotting attractive holes.
Uncle Foo!: Rhythm/Lead Guitar /Backing Vocals.
Foo was raised in the middle of nowhere - in the back of an auto shop. Everyone's favourite bad uncle has been yellin and bangin on his Country Gentleman Git-Tar for as long as anyone can remember. A blues hound from way back, Foo always had a soft spot for anything that makes you wanna shake yer butt, be it country, funk, surf, and of course Rockabilly! So watch out for this cat, his skin may be weathered, but his soul is young and just itchen to add some "twang to that thang".
Ms. Lily: Vocals.
Who do you get when you cross Betty Boop with Alfred E Neuman and top it off with a little Dame Edna? That’s right, Ms. Lily! She found her love of hard hitting surf rock and rock-a-billy riding crests and waves in the wheat field flanked silos of the damned - aka Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan. She was an enigma to her fellow Moosejavins who, truth be told, were scared witless by her over the top persona. So Ms. Lily decided to rise up from Al Capone’s tunnels, head to the big city and bust out her perky pipes and sultry sweet moves for the masses. Finding the Shaguarians was a stroke of luck and has given her a reason to lay down her tight sweaters here in Edmonton. Trash, Crass, and Class all wrapped up in one short, deadly package of TNT.
Slim Jelly Hammond: Keyboards/Backing Vocals/Percussion.
Although alleging he was ‘born in the bayou’ Slim Jelly Hammond was actually born in a Westmount Duplex with 70s style yellow shag carpet (to be fair his spicy chicken wings are a Cajun masterpiece). His upbringing was humble, just like his personality, but when he sits down to play look out man. It all started with a playable toy piano, and a red Radio Flyer wagon to haul it around the neighborhood in. All the young ladies were enthralled and from that point Slim vowed to master his organ…and piano. Rhythm and Blues infuses his keyboard prowess adding a further dynamic to Shaguar’s rockabilly and surf sound. It’s never a roll of the dice because when Jelly plays it is a happening thing. There are posers and players, Hammond is the latter.
Dr. Rip Tide: Drums.
A mystery child found washed up on a Vancouver beach clutching a surfboard autographed by Elvis Presley. While potty training, his talent for drumming emerged; much to his adoptive parents’ chagrin. By the age of 10 he had mastered many a surf rock classic and although clearly a drum prodigy, his adoptive parents encouraged academic pursuits. Eventually Rip earned a double PhD in scatology and modern dance. Upon discovering you can polish a turd and it is still a turd, Dr. Tide left all that crap behind pursuing a career as a Pro Career Pursuer. This failed and he was adrift without a direction. His instincts lead him back to the drums and a gig as the “house” drummer for a waterpark. Sparky Vegas, who had a temp gig as a water-wing, was awed by Dr. Tide’s drumming tour de force. Discovering they had a lot in common, including the heart breaking fact they were children of the unknown, they joined forces forming a band called “The Bronze Pears”.
Sparky Vegas: Bass/Backing Vocals.
Considered feral upon capture at the age of six in the back alleys of Los Vegas makes Sparky’s ‘accomplishments’ all the more extraordinary. Initially speaking a strange form of gibberish, Sparky quickly began to adapt, at first learning to communicate through tap dancing and then show tunes. His bond with the electric guitar was immediate when placed in his sweaty little eleven year old hands. This and his propensity for carnival barking at random moments set him on an emerald path through the 80s and 90s culminating in Shaguarian bass playing bliss. “You can’t be at the top without a solid bottom” SV.

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FUNK WORK!
Feb
24
5:00 PM17:00

FUNK WORK!

Funky Edmontonians! Come down and funk out with us every Sunday this fall! This funkalicious event starts at 5PM, and goes til 10PM (or later)! Our house band is providing a full backline of guitar amps, bass amp, keyboard, drum kit including breakables, congas and a percussion rig! With all this gear, the epic funky jams will be unstoppable! Just bring your axe, horn, or voice and yourself, and let’s make some music to move and groove to.

All Day, All Night Happy Hour Specials!!!

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Scott Putnam's Birthday Bash!!!
Mar
8
to Mar 9

Scott Putnam's Birthday Bash!!!

Come celebrate the birth Cheshire Productions very own Scott Putnam! As we party our faces off for his birthday jam with an incredibly stacked lineup of local live musicians! We will be going through a plethora of genres from Reggae, Folk, Stoke Folk, Blues, Soul, Funk, Rock and Roll, Drum and Bass, House Music, Hip Hop and much more!! The event is mostly an open jam featuring some of YEG's most talented artists!!! So feel bring what ever type of instrument you want and lets jam the F*CK out!!! We will also have some decks at the venue so bring a USB just incase!! #ComeJamWithUs

FREE Event ### River City Revival House ### FREE Popcorn!!

OPEN JAM Featuring...
:-: Rotten Dan from Boogie Patrol :-: (Harmonica / Vocals)
:-: Justin Perkins :-: (Guitar / Vocals)
:-: Lanny B :-: (Vocals / Guitar / Looping)
:-: Honeydripper :-: (House / Bass Guitar)
:-: Jarret Grey :-: (Fiddle)
:-: Sam Toms :-: (Saxophone)
:-: Nicky Dubs :-: (Drums / Vocals / Drum and Bass)
#ComeJamWithUs

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CHESHIRE MUSIC
Mar
21
9:00 PM21:00

CHESHIRE MUSIC

Cheshire Production presents..... Cheshire Music!!! Super stoked on this event. Not only is Shaun Clifford a beauty of a human and an extremely talented musician but he also has the same name as we do!! So come get funked up with us March 21.
FREE SHOW!
Support TBA
www.soundcloud.com/cheshire
http://www.youtube.com/user/cheshiretactics
Cheshire has always found his solace in producing funky electronic music.

With over ten releases in the past 3 years, Cheshire has made a remarkable impact on the electronic bass music scene. His style mixes live elements of Funk and soul along with tight synthesized bassline and drum production.

Starting with dubstep in 2008 he released the number one selling E.P. "Punk" with "Excisions" Rottun Records, gaining a broad recognition within the genre. However in 2013 after a 3 year hiatus Cheshire stunned the glitch hop scene with his release “The Funk’d Up EP” catapulting to number one on the Beatport charts, holding the top position for over a month.

Since then he has followed this up with 2 albums and many more chart topping releases gaining a reputation for packing dance floors and filling sound systems with his funk infused Latin laced rhythms.

This lifelong passion has also developed in his live shows where a usual Cheshire set consists of live sax along with the expected turntablist mixes and scratching.

Now working with Westwood Recordings Cheshire has recently released his third album and is quickly becoming a common name in the mid-tempo music scene.

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Open Mic Night with your host Lyndsay Burnett
Feb
20
to Feb 21

Open Mic Night with your host Lyndsay Burnett

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For the month of February we'd like to call some attention to some amazing female musicians from right here in our backyard! Though we intend to celebrate all these lovely ladies this month we encourage EVERYONE to join us!

This night will be a showcase of local ladies led by our host Miss Lyndsay and Dylan David Hart.  Lyndsay has been singing on stage since she was five years old and it definitely shows. Don't let Dylan's baby face fool you he has a style and skill beyond his years.  We can't wait to see these two together on stage. Along with a slew of other fantastic female and male performer's. Get your booties down to Revival and get there early because this night will be full of fun, prizes and a few surprises!

With River City Revival House being located in the "underbelly" The Starlite Room (live music venue) we are overwhelmed with the support from the community for our open stage nights! If you would like to preform please let our host know, after preforming you will receive a coupon for a pre-paid drink. So many amazing, talented musicians honour us by playing! Open Stage Night is every Wednesday evening! Each week our Open Stage will be hosted by a different musician. Nightly specials include Wings for $5 a pound, $5.25 Big Rock Pints!

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Open Mic Night with your hosts the MOONSHINE MAMAS
Feb
13
to Feb 14

Open Mic Night with your hosts the MOONSHINE MAMAS

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For the month of February we'd like to call some attention to some amazing female musicians from right here in our backyard! Though we intend to celebrate all these lovely ladies this month we encourage EVERYONE to join us!

Pistol Annies infused rock and roll with a dash of moonshine.  The ladies of moonshine mama have taken their alt-rock roots, mesmerizing harmonies, powerhouse vocals and gone country! We can't wait to welcome them to the revival stage for the first time!  These mamas are gonna get your boot scooting!

With River City Revival House being located in the "underbelly" The Starlite Room (live music venue) we are overwhelmed with the support from the community for our open stage nights! If you would like to preform please let our host know, after preforming you will receive a coupon for a pre-paid drink. So many amazing, talented musicians honour us by playing! Open Stage Night is every Wednesday evening! Each week our Open Stage will be hosted by a different musician. Nightly specials include Wings for $5 a pound, $5.25 Big Rock Pints!

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POP UP PARTY
Feb
7
to Feb 8

POP UP PARTY

Heyoo!! Join us once again for another instalment of our Bi-Weekly Pop Up Parties hosted by our main man Poppa Squats!! We are headed to our favourite intimate venue River City Revival House! As always we have a STACKED local lineup and Pop Corn for your taste buds!!
:-: Phatcat :-:
https://www.facebook.com/PhatcatBass/
:-: 40 oZ :-:
https://www.facebook.com/40ozfosho/
:-: Bona Petit :-:
https://www.facebook.com/djbonapetit/
:-: Poppa Squats :-:
https://www.facebook.com/PoppaSquatsMusic/

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Open Mic with your Host LORIN LYNN
Feb
6
to Feb 7

Open Mic with your Host LORIN LYNN

For the month of February we'd like to call some attention to some amazing female musicians from right here in our backyard!   Though we intend to celebrate all these lovely ladies this month we encourage EVERYONE to join us!

Her back ground in musical theatre, choral music and tight hold on technique is evident from the first note.   What makes her special is her ability to tell a tale. You can tell her song choices speak to her and in turn speak to her audience too.  But it's not all seriousness with this mama she loves to reinvent top 40 hits too. If you love solid technique, beautiful harmonies and a little bit of the unexpected this little mama is sure to impress!

With River City Revival House being located in the "underbelly" The Starlite Room (live music venue) we are overwhelmed with the support from the community for our open stage nights! If you would like to preform please let our host know, after preforming you will receive a coupon for a pre-paid drink. So many amazing, talented musicians honour us by playing! Open Stage Night is every Wednesday evening! Each week our Open Stage will be hosted by a different musician. Nightly specials include Wings for $5 a pound, $5.25 Big Rock Pints!

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Better Living DJs EP Release Party
Dec
22
to Dec 23

Better Living DJs EP Release Party

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We are through the roof excited to announce the debut of the official Better Living DJ's EP Release Party!!! and this is also a celebration for Keith Walton 's birthday!! So come show some love for these local legends!! You know the vibes will be off the chain as the show will be boiler room style! The event is also FREE!!

Now check this lineup! 

:-: Better Living DJ's :-:

It’s a patio party late in the summer of 2012. Edmonton natives Keith Walton & Kurtis Schultz are introduced. What follows is a collaboration that has obtained spectacular reviews, including features on Earmilk, Your EDM & IDJ Magazine.Their catalog extends to the far reaches of the globe, with releases on multiple labels & gained support from artists like Joseph Capriati, Hector Couto & Golf Clap. Their latest milestone saw them creating original music for Bio Ware's hit game Mass Effect Andromeda. They produce music built on the foundation of soul & insight, mixing electronically raw, punchy tech grooves & melodies with a bouncy harmonic approach. The “Super House” phenomenon's performances are unique & party proven.

https://www.facebook.com/BetterLivingDJs/

https://soundcloud.com/betterlivingdjs?fbclid=IwAR0_4_RxER0IyB1b4AKKp-tMWJjeHPGngffcSzmBkeYWBgouTCowpjBUglg

:-: Space Coyotes :-:

Two friends (Jay from BLU J & Sunglassii) join forces to take you on a cosmic journey through the universe of house music

:-: AXLR :-:

DJ/Producer from Paris (France)

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