Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Your Vintage Weekend Roundup: April 20th-April 23rd




HIGHLIGHTS:

Trinity Bellwoods Flea/ Leslieville Flea/ Gladstone Flea/ Glenn Miller Tribute/ Turn Back Time 80's Video Dance Party/ Edition Speciale-The World of Disco/ Bechdel Tested-Women in Music/ Toronto Silent Film Festival/ DJ Blush's 80's Mixtape Dance Party/ Battle of York/ Highbrow Burlesque/ Purple Rain/ Anne of Green Gables


THURSDAY, April 20th:

3:20pm- David Lynch: The Art Life at TIFF Bell Lightbox
10:35pm- David Lynch: The Art Life at TIFF Bell Lightbox
6:30pm- Toyko Story (1953) at TIFF Bell Lightbox 


FRIDAY, April 21st: 

5:30pm - The Straight Eights at Castro's Lounge
5:30pm- Jane Jacobs: Battle for the City Opening Night Event at TIFF Bell Lightbox
6:00pm- Swing Dance Practice & Movie Night-The Artist at Lindy Hop Revolution
6:30pm- Day of Wrath (1943) at TIFF Bell Lightbox
9:00pm- Toronto Blues Dance 'Ella's 100th Birthday Celebration' at 805 Studio
9:00pm- DJ Blush's 80's Mixtape Dance Party at Stones Place
9:15pm- Dolemite (1975) at TIFF Bell Lightbox
9:30pm- Gabba Heys/Ramones + Amy Gabba/Joan Jett at Cadillac Lounge
9:30pm- Just Janis-The music of Janis Joplin live at the Linsmore Tavern
10:00pm- Rebel Hop! at the Piston 
10:00pm- Turn Back Time: 80's Video Dance Party at Gladstone Hotel
10:00pm- Saddle Up! (Vintage Country Dance Party) at Owl's Club
10:00pm- Bad News-All Vinyl 50's & 60's Rock n Soul Party at Handlebar


SATURDAY, April 22nd:

10:00am- Battle of York Commemoration 2017 at Fort York National Historic Site
11:00am- Anne of Green Gables (1985) at TIFF Bell Lightbox
12:00pm- Celebrate Earth Day at Todmorden Mills
12:00pm- Rock N Roll Art Show & Live Music at Home & Garden Market, Brokerage
7:00pm- Saturday Night Swing w/ Roberta Hunt & the Gents at Dovercourt
7:30pm- Legends of Motown Live! at the Sony Centre for Performing Arts
8:00pm- Glenn Miller Tribute w/Toronto All Star Big Band at the Old Mill Toronto
8:00pm- Buddy Guy at Massey Hall 
9:00pm- Songs in the Key of Motown w/Mama Motown at Fat City Blues
9:00pm- Stiletto Flats (Classic Rock) at Eton House
9:30pm- Good Times 70's & 80's RnB/Funk/Soul Dance Party at United Steelworkers Hall 
9:30pm- Purple Rain at Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema
9:30pm- The GARDEN Live (Classic Rock) at Drums N Flats
9:30pm- Zepology A tribute to Led Zeppelin at Linsmore Tavern
10:00pm- Tiki Disco at Miss Thing's
10:00pm- Retro 'Guilty' Pleasure Video Dance Party w/George Michael Spotlight at ONE LOFT 
10:00pm- Edition Speciale-The World of Disco at The Piston
10:00pm- Highbrow Burlesque at the Social Capital Theatre 
10:00pm- The Motown Party at StudioBar


SUNDAY, April 23rd:

6:00am - Sunday Antique Market at St Lawrence Marke
10:00am- Trinity Bellwoods Flea-April Showers Market 
10:00am- Leslieville Flea & Last Chance Auction at The Fermenting Cellar
10:00am- Gladstone Flea goes Green at Gladstone Hotel
10:00am- Battle of York Commemoration 2017 at Fort York National Historic Site 
12:00pm- Heritage Antique Appraisal Clinics at Cloverdale Mall
2:00pm- Swingin'OUT (Swing Dance): Tea for Two Social at the 519 
4:30pm- Toronto Silent Film Festival: Little Annie Rooney at Fox Theatre
4:30pm – New Orleans Connection Allstars at Grossman's Tavern  
6:00pm- The Trial of Joan of Arc (1962) at TIFF Bell Lightbox
7:00pm- Bechedel Tested: Women in Music ft/ 1950's Carmen Jones at Revue Cinema
7:00pm- Swing & Balboa Social Dance at Lindy Hop Revolution 
9:00pm - Watch This Sound (rare vintage vinyl) at Castro's Lounge
10:00pm- Sinful Sundays Burlesque at Cherry Cola's Cabaret & Lounge
 

OUT OF TOWN EVENTS:

The Vintage Marketplace 2017-April 22nd&23rd At Hamilton Convention Centre


LONG RUN SHOWS/EXHIBITS:

Vice & Virtue at TD Gallery, Main Level Toronto Reference Library (Now till April 30th, 2017)
Becoming Canadian in Toronto: Snapshots Through Time (March 25th-July 15th, 2017) at Market Gallery
Little Shop of Horrors (March 24th-May 14th, 2017) at Lower Ossington Theatre
The Archaeology of the North St. Lawrence Market at Market Gallery (Nov 19th-March 18th, 2018)
Standing Tall:The Curious History of Men in Heels at Bata Shoe Museum (runs until Oct 2017)

RADIO SHOWS:

Wednesdays, 10pm & Saturday, 12:01am: Whistle Bait (1950's Rockabilly)
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 Roon 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 This is Lounge  

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Your Vintage Weekend Roundup: April 13th-April 16th



HIGHLIGHTS:

Bellwoods Flea/ Me First and the Gimme Gimmes/ Midnight Mrkt/ Thigh High/ Neon Dream Anniversary: Tuff Turf/ Retro Roadshow/ 1977 Punk Rock Blitzorama 8/ Saturday Night Swing/ Jesus Christ Superstar/ Singin' in the Rain
 

THURSDAY, April 13th:

6:30pm- Good Thursday: Tiki Collective & Yasgurs Farm at Lula Lounge
8:00pm- PRIVILEGE presented by Retropath at The Royal Cinema
10:00pm- Vintage Vinyl at Sweaty Betty's
10:00pm- On the Rox Thursdays (Motown) w/DJ Steve Rock at Prettyugly Bar
10:00pm- Dirty Talk (80's Euro Synthpop, Cosmic Disco, etc) at Unlovable 


FRIDAY, April 14th: 

1:00pm- Singin' in the Rain (1952) at Tiff Lightbox
5:30pm - The Straight Eights at Castro's Lounge
9:30pm- 1977 Punk Rock Blitzorama 8 featuring Tributes to CBGB, The Jam & Blondie at the Linsmore Tavern
8:00pm- 5 years of Midnight Mrkt (late Market w/local goods) at 2nd Floor Events


SATURDAY, April 15th:

12:00pm- Bellwoods Flea Easter Edition at May
4:30pm- Jesus Christ Superstar (1974) at The Royal Cinema
6:00pm- Late Spring (1949) at Tiff Lightbox
7:00pm- Saturday Night Swing w/ Piu & The Pollcats Easter Party at Dovercourt
7:00pm- Me First and the Gimme Gimmes at Phoenix Concert Theatre
7:00pm- Thigh High: The Kush of Kabaret at Underground Cafe & Social Club
8:00pm- Neon Dream Anniversary: Tuff Turf (on 35mm) at The Royal Cinema
9:30pm- Retro Roadshow Jammie Jam at Dovercourt House
10:00pm- The Motown Party w/ DJ Dopey & DJ Grouch at Studio Bar


SUNDAY, April 16th:

6:00am - Sunday Antique Market at St Lawrence Marke
11:00am- The Bazaar of the Bizarre: Circus Side Show 2017 at Pia Bouman School for Ballet & Creative Movement
1:00pm- Teatime at the Montgomery Inn
4:30pm – New Orleans Connection Allstars at Grossman's Tavern  
9:00pm - Watch This Sound (rare vintage vinyl) at Castro's Lounge
10:00pm- Sinful Sundays: Biblical Burlesque at Cherry Cola's Cabaret & Lounge
 

 LONG RUN SHOWS/EXHIBITS:

I am Not Your Negro at Tiff Lightbox
Building Toronto: Stories of the St. Lawrence Market Neighbourhood at St. Lawrence Hall (on to April 18th and then it will be moving to another location)
Meet the Austins-Themed Tours at Spadina Museum (Sat & Sundays, various times) 
Becoming Canadian in Toronto: Snapshots Through Time (March 25th-July 15th, 2017) at Market Gallery
Little Shop of Horrors (March 24th-May 14th, 2017) at Lower Ossington Theatre
The Archaeology of the North St. Lawrence Market at Market Gallery (Nov 19th-March 18th, 2018)
Standing Tall:The Curious History of Men in Heels at Bata Shoe Museum (runs until Oct 2017)

RADIO SHOWS:

Wednesdays, 10pm & Saturday, 12:01am: Whistle Bait (1950's Rockabilly)
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 Roon 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 This is Lounge