Concert Wishlist

Since I was so disappointed with the recent festival announcements I though it would be good to review some of the acts I would like to see over the next couple of years.  This is NOT a definitive or static list but does give me something to measure the year against.  First, though, here are the acts I’m hoping to see in the next couple of months (in some cases I already have tickets):

Bands I plan to see

Jesse Greene March 21 Atomic Rooster (possibly)
JW-Jones March 27 Rainbow Bistro
Cat Empire April 14 Algonqiun Commons Theatre
Molly Johnson May 1 NAC Theatre
Women Blues Revu May 8 NAC Theatre
Thomas Clair with River City Junction, Steve Judd & The Underdogs, Terry Gillespie and Lynn Miles June 14 WestFest (free)
Pink Martini June 29 Jazz Festival (possibly)
The Heavyweights Brass Band July 1 Jazz Festival (free)
AC/DC Sept 3 TD Place Stadium

In addition to the above acts, I would love to see these artists/bands play live even though I’ve seen many of them before:

AJ Ghent
Alanis Morissette
Andre Bisson
Angel Forrest
Annie Lennox
Autumns Cannon
Barstool Prophets
Beth Hart
Caravan Palace
Cassie Taylor
Cardboard Crowns
Chris Antonik
Colin James
Crystal Bowersox
Current Swell
Dan Lawson Band
Downchild Blues
Electric Swing Circus
Emilie-Claire Barlow
Eric Clapton
Firebelly
Gary Clark Jr.
Grace Potter & the Nocturnals
Guy Belanger
Harpoonist & the Axe Murderer
Hot Sardines
Iguanas
Jack de Keyzer
JJ Grey & Mofro
Joanne Shaw Taylor
Joe Bonamassa
Keb’ Mo’
Kelly Richey
Kenny Wayne Shepherd
King Hobo
King King
Marcia Ball
Marshall Lawrence
Matt Anderson
Matt Mays
Michael Kaeshammer
Miss Emily
Monkeyjunk
Nikki Yanofsky
No Sinner
Oliver Jones
Pat Benatar
Paul Deslauriers
Peptides
Philip Sayce
Pia Ashley
Powder Blues
Preservation Hall Jazz Band
Record Company
Rocket Rached & Fat City 8
Ronnie Baker Brooks
Sabrina Weeks
Sal Piamonte
Sam Roberts Band
Santana
Selwyn Birchwood
Shane Dwight
Shawnee
Sheepdogs
Steve Azar
Steve Hill
Steve Strongman
Tara Holloway
Tedeschi Trucks
Tia Brazda
Treasa Levasseur
Tympanic
Walter Trout
Wicket Mercy
Wicked Grin

It will be interesting to see how many I actually see this year and which ones I see who I missed on the list.

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