Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Your Vintage Weekend Roundup! Aug 25th-28th!



HIGHLIGHTS: 
The Surfrajettes / Ladies of Burlesque 
Shindig / Tenderness Disco / You Dig? / 
Funk Disco vs the Awesome 80s/ PANIC Retro Party
Japanese Musicals at the Revue / Retropath / Kung Fu Friday 
Ossington Vintage Collective Pop Up / Courtyard Vintage Sale / Holy Oak Vinyl Swap


THURSDAY, Aug 25th:

10:00am - Ossington Vintage Collective Pop Up at 12 Ossington Ave (runs until Sept 5)
8:00pm - Ladies of Burlesque: Cabaret (1972) with Laura Desiree at Royal Cinema
8:00pm - The Vaudevillian at Junction City Music Hall
8:00pm - Movies in the Park: Hard Day's Night (1964) at St James Park
8:00pm - Retropath: Head (1968) at Royal Cinema
9:00pm - The Surfrajettes at The Shameful Tiki Room
10:00pm - DJ Vivs (45s/vintage vinyl) at Sweaty Betty's (except third thursday of each month)

FRIDAY, Aug 26th:

5:30pm - The Straight Eights at Castro's Lounge

8:00pm - Kung Fu Fridays: Ninja in the Dragon's Den (1982) at Royal Cinema
9:00pm - Back Fron the Alley: R n R Party with Plan B (rockabilly) at The Peppery Cat
9:30pm - Follish Heart (Rockabilly/RnR/Ska) at Linsmore Tavern
10:00pm - DJ Blush (50s/60s/70s) at Stones Place
10:00pm - Tenderness Disco at The Emmett Ray
10:00pm - You Dig? (Classic hip hop / funk / soul / disco) at The Yukon
11:00pm - Shindig! at The Piston

SATURDAY, Aug 27th:

10:00am- Courtyard Vintage Sale at 105 Ossington Ave
1:30pm - Lost Breweries of Old Toronto starts at 129 Sherbourne St
4.30pm - The Happy Pals! (jazz/swing) at Grossman's Tavern

SUNDAY, Aug 28th:

1:30pm - Japanese Musicals at The Revue: Oh! Bomb (1964) at Revue Cinema
4:00pm - Japanse Musicals at the Revue: The Stormy Man (1957) at Revue Cinema

4:00pm – New Orleans Connection Allstars at Grossman's Tavern
8:00pm - Holy Oak Vinyl Swap at Holy Oak

9:00pm - Sinful Sundays: Bad Girls Club at Cherry Cola's
9:00pm - Watch This Sound (rare vintage vinyl) at Castro's Lounge



OUTER GTA:

Aug 27th: Rockabillypalooza: Hellbent Rockers and Ring of Fire Johnny Cash Experience at Germania Club

LONG RUN SHOWS/EXHIBITS:

Ossington Vintage Collective Pop Up at 12 Ossington Ave (runs until Sept 5)
Hogtown Experience at Campbell House Museum (July 15th to Aug 28th)
Beatles 50 TO at The Market Gallery (June 18-November 2)
Standing Tall:The Curious History of Men in Heels at Bata Shoe Museum (runs until Oct 2017)
Vivian Maier: Meaning without Context (images from 1950s-1970s) at Stephen Bulger Gallery (June 25th-Sept 10th)
Lucille: Fashion. Titanic. Scandal at Guelp Museum (runs until Nov 13th)

RADIO SHOWS:

Wednesdays, 10pm and Saturdays, 12:01am - Whistle Bait (1950s rockabilly) www.whistleradio.ca
Thursdays, 7pm – The Redline Rockabilly Show on CFBU 103.7 FM
Fridays, 6pm – Rockabilly with DJ Catwoman CIUT 89.5 FM
Fridays, 7pm – Rock n Roll Riot on 97.7 The Beach (Wasaga)
Fridays, 8pm – The Rockabilly Room on 100.3 CKMS (Kitchener)
Saturdays, 3pm - Vinyl from the Crypt (vintage/vinyl) on CIUT 89.5

Sunday, 6pm - This is Lounge/ Cocktail Nation on www.thisislounge.blogspot.ca

Thursday, August 18, 2016

Your Vintage Weekend Roundup! Aug 18th-21st




HIGHLIGHTS: 
Dancing on the Pier / Shipwreck'd / Blues Dance 
The Dreamboats / Hellbent Rockers / Mark Malibu & The Wasagas 
The Hipshakers / Mods n' Rockers Weekend / Retro Roadhsow 
Ruby Red Burlesque / Thigh High / Love Letters Cabaret
Purple Electricity /  The Pin Up Experience
Trinity Bellwoods Flea / Sail-In-Cinema


THURSDAY, August 18th :

6:00pm- Queen St. West Night Market (various brands & retailers participating)
6:30pm - Music History on the Yonge St Strip starts at 16 Queen St E
7:00pm - Dancing on the Pier with Toronto All Star Big Band at Harbourfront
8:00pm- Lucky Bastard Social Club-August Edition at Supermarket Restaurant
8:00pm- Ruby Red Burlesque at Randolph Theatre
8:00pm - 1984 Sing-A-Long and Dance at Dance Cave
9:00pm - Retro Roadshow: Rewind Thursdays at Posh Supperclub
9:00pm- Hellbent Rockers (Rockabilly) at Shameful Tiki Room


FRIDAY, August 19th:

5:30pm - The Straight Eights at Castro's Lounge

7:30pm- Ruby Red Burlesque at Randolph Theatre
8:00pm - Mods n Rockers Weekend: Opening Party at Reposado
9:00pm- Shipwreck'd with Aloha Elvis at Shore Leave
9:00pm- John Waters' Multiple Maniacs presented by Art for Eternity at Revue Cinema
9:00pm- The Dreamboats (retro style rock n roll) at Horseshoe Tavern
9:00pm- 3rd Friday Blues (Dancing) 'Brother Yuesf" Editon at 805 Studio
10:00pm - DJ Blush (50s/60s/70s) at Stones Place
10:30pm- Ruby Red Burlesque at Randolph Theatre

SATURDAY, August 20th:

10:00am- The Pin Up Experience-Bathing Beauties (photoshoot. Must book ahead)


11:00am-Suburban Steam Punk Festival at Zion Schoolhouse
11:00am- Safety Last (silent movie comedy) at Tiff Lightbox
1:00pm - Mods n Rockers Weekend: Valley Ride starts Loblaws (Bayview and Moore)
2:00pm - Mods n Rockers Weekend: Main Event at Keating Channel Pub
2:00pm - Tatyana Pop Up Shop at Gigi's House of Frills
4.30pm - The Happy Pals! (jazz/swing) at Grossman's Tavern
5:30 pm - Combo Royale at Harbourfront Centre
6pm- High Park History walk. Meeting at High Park & Bloor
6:45pm- Alfred Hitchcock's 'The Birds' at Tiff Lightbox

9:00pm - The Hipshakers at The Local
10:00pm- Purpleelectricity Prince Party 30th Anniversary of "Parade" at Miss Thing's
10:00pm - Shake Rattle and Roll at Clintons
10:00pm - DJ'd 50s/60s/70s at Stones Place
10:30pm- Love Letters Cabaret presents Sizzle at Harbourfront Centre
10:30pm- Ruby Red Burlesque at Randolph Theatre
10:30pm - Retro Roadshow: Hawaiian Night at Dovercourt House
11:00pm- Killer Klowns from Outer Space (1988) at Imagine Cinemas Carlton

SUNDAY, August 21st:

6:00am - Sunday Antique Market at St Lawrence Market
10:00am- The Pin Up Experience-Bathing Beauties (photoshoot. Must book ahead)
1:00pm- The Story of Adel H. (1975 French) at Tiff Lightbox
4:00pm – New Orleans Connection Allstars at Grossman's Tavern
6:00pm- Alfred Hitchcock's 'Dial M for Murder' at Tiff Lightbox
7:00pm- Mark Malibu & the Wasagas at Shameful Tiki Room
9:00pm - Sinful Sundays at Cherry Cola's (Burlesque): Fun in the Sunday
9:00pm - Watch This Sound (rare vintage vinyl) at Castro's Lounge

OUTER GTA:

Aug 19-20 - Jalopy Jam Up with Hell bent Rockers, Tennessee Voodoo Coupe and The Greasemarks at Frontier Ghost Town
Aug 19-21 - Autofest (classic cars) at Lakeview Park (Oshawa, ON)

LONG RUN SHOWS/EXHIBITS:


West Side Story at Lower Ossington Theatre (August 11th-Sept 18th)
Hogtown Experience at Campbell House Museum (July 15th to Aug 28th)
Beatles 50 TO at The Market Gallery (June 18-November 2)
Standing Tall:The Curious History of Men in Heels at Bata Shoe Museum (runs until Oct 2017)
Vivian Maier: Meaning without Context (images from 1950s-1970s) at Stephen Bulger Gallery (June 25th-Sept 10th)
Lucille: Fashion. Titanic. Scandal at Guelp Museum (runs until Nov 13th)

RADIO SHOWS:

Wednesdays, 10pm and Saturdays, 12:01am - Whistle Bait (1950s rockabilly) www.whistleradio.ca
Thursdays, 7pm – The Redline Rockabilly Show on CFBU 103.7 FM
Fridays, 6pm – Rockabilly with DJ Catwoman CIUT 89.5 FM
Fridays, 7pm – Rock n Roll Riot on 97.7 The Beach (Wasaga)
Fridays, 8pm – The Rockabilly Room on 100.3 CKMS (Kitchener)
Saturdays, 3pm - Vinyl from the Crypt (vintage/vinyl) on CIUT 89.5

Sunday, 6pm - This is Lounge/ Cocktail Nation on www.thisislounge.blogspot.ca

Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Your Vintage Weekend Roundup! Aug 11th-14th



HIGHLIGHTS: 

The Cliff Divers / Kitty Nights / / Capital Focus Jazz Band 
Chronologic / Beam Me Up Disco 
Leslieville Flea / Gladstone Flea / Parkdale Flea / 
Wheels on the Danforth/ 

THURSDAY, August 11th:

6:30pm- Raoul & the Big Time (Vintage Blues) at Roy Thomson Hall Patio
7pm- Dem Broads: Live at Revival with Nyree MacPherson & Normandie Wilson
9pm - The Cliff Divers at Shameful Tiki Room
9pm Rewind Thursdays at Posh Supperclub
10pm - DJ Vivs (45s/vintage vinyl) at Sweaty Betty's 

FRIDAY, August 12th:

5:30pm - The Straight Eights at Castro's Lounge

6:30pm- Irene Torres & the Sugar Devils at Roy Thomson Hall Patio
7:30pm- Neon Dream presents: Valley Girl at Royal Cinema
8:30pm- Hellzapoppin'! 40s Trash Supreme at CineCycle
9pm- 1977 Punk Rock Night:Tributes to CBGB, The Jam & Blondie at Linsmore Tavern
10:00pm - The Hipshakers at Cadillac Lounge
10:30pm- Chronologic: 9 Year Anniversary at The Garrison

SATURDAY, August 13th:

10:00am- First World War Comes to Life at Fort York
11:00am- Wheels on the Danforth. Danforth Ave & Danforth Rd
11:00am- Leslieville Flea at Distillery District
3:30pm - King Beez at Rochmon Hill Centre for the Arts

4.30pm - The Happy Pals! (jazz/swing) at Grossman's Tavern
4:30pm- 'Saboteur (Alfred Hitchcock) at Tiff Lightbox

SUNDAY, August 14th:

6am - Sunday Antique Market at St Lawrence Market
10:00am- First World War Comes to Life at Fort York
10:00am- Gladstone Flea at Gladstone Hotel
10:00am- Parkdale Flea at Northern Contemporary Gallery
12:30pm- Capital Focus Jazz Band (Vintage Dance Event) at Tranzac Club
1:00pm - 'Singin' in the Rain' at Tiff Lightbox
3:30pm - 'The Wild Child' (1969 French) at Tiff Lightbox
4pm – New Orleans Connection Allstars at Grossman's Tavern

4:30pm- Musicale presents 'Car Wash' at Royal Cinema
7:30pm-Sunday Serenades with Metro Big Band at Mel Lastman Square
8:00pm- Screen Queens Presents 'Heathers' at Royal Cinema
8:00pm-Toronto Rhythm Initiative Explores the Music of Duke Ellington at the Great Hall
9pm - Watch This Sound (rare vintage vinyl) at Castro's Lounge

OUTER GTA:
Sat, Aug 13th - Orillia Classic Car Show Mississauga St Downtown 
Sun, Aug 14th - Markham Custom Classic car and Motorcycle Show at Markham Museum
Sun, Aug 14th - Annual Classic car and Truck Show at CAA Car Care Centre (St Catherines)

LONG RUN SHOWS/EXHIBITS:


West Side Story at Lower Ossington Theatre (August 11th-Sept 18th)
Hogtown Experience at Campbell House Museum (July 15th to Aug 28th)
Beatles 50 TO at The Market Gallery (June 18-November 2)
Standing Tall:The Curious History of Men in Heels at Bata Shoe Museum (runs until Oct 2017)
Vivian Maier: Meaning without Context (images from 1950s-1970s) at Stephen Bulger Gallery (June 25th-Sept 10th)
Lucille: Fashion. Titanic. Scandal at Guelp Museum (runs until Nov 13th)

RADIO SHOWS:

Wednesdays, 10pm and Saturdays, 12:01am - Whistle Bait (1950s rockabilly) www.whistleradio.ca
Thursdays, 7pm – The Redline Rockabilly Show on CFBU 103.7 FM
Fridays, 6pm – Rockabilly with DJ Catwoman CIUT 89.5 FM
Fridays, 7pm – Rock n Roll Riot on 97.7 The Beach (Wasaga)
Fridays, 8pm – The Rockabilly Room on 100.3 CKMS (Kitchener)
Saturdays, 3pm - Vinyl from the Crypt (vintage/vinyl) on CIUT 89.5

Sunday, 6pm - This is Lounge/ Cocktail Nation on www.thisislounge.blogspot.ca

Thursday, August 04, 2016

Your Vintage Weekend Roundup! Aug 4th-7th



HIGHLIGHTS: Toronto Vintage Society's TIKI LANI LANAI 4/ WITH IT/ Taste of Tiki/ Greasemarks/ Sinful Sundays/ Sunday Serenades


THURSDAY, August 4th:

6pm- Ginkgoa’ (Live Electro Swing) at Roy Thomson Hall Patio
6:30pm-Penguin Random House Canada Presents: Summer Fright Night Featuring 'Them'! at Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema
7pm- Cute & Crazy: Old School Jazz & Rock and Roll Dance Party at Tranzac Club
7pm- Alex Pangman (Vintage Swing) at Reservoir Lounge
9pm- Greasemarks (Rockabilly) at Shameful Tiki Room
9pm- Suspicion (1941-Alfred Hitchcock) at Tiff
10pm - DJ Vivs (45s/vintage vinyl) at Sweaty Betty's 

FRIDAY, August 5th:

11:00am- Jules et Jim (1961-French) at Tiff
5:30pm - The Straight Eights at Castro's Lounge
6pm: Tia Brazda (Vintage Swing) at Roy Thomson Hall Patio
8pm-Taste of Tiki Danforth at Shore Leave
8:45pm- Multiple Maniacs (1970-John Waters) at Tiff
10:30pm- Combo Royale at Grossmans Tavern


SUNDAY, August 7th:
6am - Sunday Antique Market at St Lawrence Market
4pm – New Orleans Connection Allstars at Grossman's Tavern

7:30pm- Sunday Serenades w/ Toronto All-Star Big Band at Mel Lastman Square
8:45pm- Multiple Maniacs (1970-John Waters) at Tiff
9pm - Sinful Sundays at Cherry Cola's (Burlesque): Wet Hot

9pm- The Crossroads (Blues Dancing) at Imperial Pub
9pm - Watch This Sound (rare vintage vinyl) at Castro's Lounge

LONG RUN SHOWS/EXHIBITS:


Hogtown Experience at Campbell House Museum (July 15th to Aug 28th)
Beatles 50 TO at The Market Gallery (June 18-November 2)
Standing Tall:The Curious History of Men in Heels at Bata Shoe Museum (runs until Oct 2017)
Vivian Maier: Meaning without Context (images from 1950s-1970s) at Stephen Bulger Gallery (June 25th-Sept 10th)
Lucille: Fashion. Titanic. Scandal at Guelph Museum (runs until Nov 13th)

RADIO SHOWS:

Wednesdays, 10pm and Saturdays, 12:01am - Whistle Bait (1950s rockabilly) www.whistleradio.ca
Thursdays, 7pm – The Redline Rockabilly Show on CFBU 103.7 FM
Fridays, 6pm – Rockabilly with DJ Catwoman CIUT 89.5 FM
Fridays, 7pm – Rock n Roll Riot on 97.7 The Beach (Wasaga)
Fridays, 8pm – The Rockabilly Room on 100.3 CKMS (Kitchener)
Saturdays, 3pm - Vinyl from the Crypt (vintage/vinyl) on CIUT 89.5

Sunday, 6pm - This is Lounge/ Cocktail Nation on www.thisislounge.blogspot.ca

Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Your Vintage LONG Weekend Roundup! July 28th-Aug 1st



HIGHLIGHTS: 

Toronto Burlesque Festival
Retropath / Ladies of Burlesque / The Calrizians
Shindig / Retro Rewind / Panic
Simcoe Day

THURSDAY, July 28:

6:30pm - Love in the Afternoon (1972) at TIFF Lightbox Theatre
7:00pm - Toronto Burlesque Festival: Welcome to the Neighbourhood at Revival Bar
8:00pm - Retropath and Ladies of Burlesque: Faster Pussycat! Kill! Kill! at Royal Cinema
9:00pm - The Bride Wore Black (1967) at TIFF Lightbox Theatre
9:00pm - The Clarizians at Shameful Tiki Room
9:00pm - Retro Rewind at Posh Supperclub
10:00pm - DJ Vivs (45s/vintage vinyl) at Sweaty Betty's

FRIDAY, July 29: 

5:30pm - The Straight Eights at Castro's Lounge
8:30pm - Toronto Burlesque Festival: Mixed Nuts at Mod Club
10:00pm - Month Python and the Holy Grail (1975) at TIFF Lightbox Theatre
10:00pm - Shindig! at The Piston

SATURDAY, July 30:

10:00am - Roncy Flea 4.30pm - The Happy Pals! (jazz/swing) at Grossman's Tavern
6:00pm - Lily & Thelonius Hank at Castros (Swing-A Billy)
7:00pm - Toronto Burlesque Festival: Early Show - Glam-A-Ganza at Mod Club
7:30pm - Shadow of a Doubt (1943) at TIFF Lightbox Theatre
10:00pm - Shake Rattle and Roll at Clintons
10:00pm - Shake-A-Tail (50s/60s) at Sneaky Dee's
11:00pm - PANIC: Duran Duran Spotlight at Cabal

SUNDAY, July 31:

4:00pm – New Orleans Connection Allstars at Grossman's Tavern
7:00pm - Small Change (1976) at TIFF Lightbox Theatre
7:30pm- Sunday Serenades w/ Philips Westin Orchestra at Mel Lastman Square
8:00pm - Toronto Burlesque Festival: Rebel Yell at Revival Bar
9:00pm - Sinful Sundays at Cherry Cola's (Burlesque):
9:00pm - Watch This Sound (rare vintage vinyl) at Castro's Lounge


MONDAY, August 1st

10:00am - Simcoe Day at Fort York Historical Site
10:00am - Simcoe Day at Spadina House Museum
10:00am - Celebrate Simcoe Day at Gibson House Museum


NOTAEBLE OUTER GTA:

July 29th- 31st - TD Niagara Jazz Festival at FirstOntario Performing Arts centre

LONG RUN SHOWS/EXHIBITS:

Hogtown Experience at Campbell House Museum (July 15th to Aug 28th)
Beatles 50 TO at The Market Gallery (June 18-November 2)
Standing Tall:The Curious History of Men in Heels at Bata Shoe Museum (runs until Oct 2017)
Vivian Maier: Meaning without Context (images from 1950s-1970s) at Stephen Bulger Gallery (June 25th-Sept 10th)
Lucille: Fashion. Titanic. Scandal at Guelp Museum (runs until Nov 13th)

RADIO SHOWS:

Wednesdays, 10pm and Saturdays, 12:01am - Whistle Bait (1950s rockabilly) www.whistleradio.ca
Thursdays, 7pm – The Redline Rockabilly Show on CFBU 103.7 FM
Fridays, 6pm – Rockabilly with DJ Catwoman CIUT 89.5 FM
Fridays, 7pm – Rock n Roll Riot on 97.7 The Beach (Wasaga)
Fridays, 8pm – The Rockabilly Room on 100.3 CKMS (Kitchener)
Saturdays, 3pm - Vinyl from the Crypt (vintage/vinyl) on CIUT 89.5

Sunday, 6pm - This is Lounge/ Cocktail Nation on www.thisislounge.blogspot.ca