Category Archives: Blog

Artistic passion trumps Canadian weather once again

0

Though the snow was falling, and the streets were a river of slush, it was warm and cozy at The Free Times Cafe this afternoon and lovely music filled the air. Players today included Jeremy Von Hollen, Rocket Roger Zuraw, Dwight Peters (half of Sue and Dwight) , Erwin Schack , DavidDavid Storey , Steve […]

Continue Reading...

The Next Resurrection of Dr. B’s Is Coming Feb 21

off

Well all you super stars – we are back at the Free Times Cafe tomorrow, Feb 21, for the next resurrection of the infamous Dr. B’s Acoustic Medicine Show apres the Winterfolk break. Things get underway as normal at 2:00 for signup and play time shortly thereafter. It’s more fun to come out to Dr. […]

Continue Reading...

It’s toasty warm at Dr. B’s Acoustic Medicine Show Tomorrow Feb 7

0

It may be cold outside and snow is falling, but it’ll be toasty warm tomorrow Feb 7th for Dr. B’s Acoustic Medicine Show. at the Free Times Cafe. Artists are welcome to bring their instruments and play some tunes, join in ‘case a jam breaks out, and non arists (aka normal people) can drop by […]

Continue Reading...

What A Week I’m Having

0

Its been a very busy week, but I still have enough energy and positivity to host Dr. B’s Acoustic Medicine Show at Free Times Cafe tomorrow (Saturday) afternoon starting at 2:00 – its a great open stage and jam and I’m thrilled to report we have a quiet and attentive. But there’s more. After I […]

Continue Reading...

See Brian Twice on Saturday Jan 31

0

In the afternoon it’s business as usual at Dr. B’s Acoustic Medicine Show at the Free Times Cafe Cafe starting at 2:00 PM. It’s a great open stage and jam, and I’m thrilled to say we have a quiet appreciative attentive audience – Thank you audience! Come at 2 for sign up – if you […]

Continue Reading...

Reminder – See Brian twice on Saturday Jan 24th

0

In the afternoon it’s business as usual at Dr. B’s Acoustic Medicine Show  at the Freetimes Cafe starting at 2:00 PM.  It’s a great open stage and jam, and I’m thrilled to say we have a quiet appreciative attentive audience – Thank you audience! Come at 2 for sign up – if you played late in the […]

Continue Reading...

The Return of Amazing Flying Fingers Sat Jan 24th

0

Don’s miss the return of AMAZING FLYING FINGERS – Brian Gladstone & Tony Quarrington return to Black Swan Tavern this Saturday Jan 24, 9:00 till they kick us out. Lots of notes, lots guests, lots of fun. Guests performers include Harpin Norm Lucien, Brian Blain & more. No cover – it’s free! See ya there. — at […]

Continue Reading...

It’s A 2 Gig Day Tomorrow Jan 17 – Be There!

0

Well tomorrow Sat Jan 17 is a 2 gig day for me … Dr. B’s Acoustic Medicine Show at the Free Times Cafe during the afternoon at 2:00, and then off toAcoustic Harvest in the evening for a Winterfolk & A Better World preview show, with lots of great artists including Tony Quarrington , Noah […]

Continue Reading...

Dr. B’s Resumes Saturday Jan 10 After Holiday Break

0

  Saturdays at the Freetimes Cafe Every Saturday at the Freetimes Cafe 2:00 in the Afternoon. Join us for an intimate afternoon of great acoustic music, It’s a place for artists, friends, and fans to hang out. Players Wanted Sign Up starts at 2:00 Come Out to Hear The Great Music Come out to Meet […]

Continue Reading...

Dr. B’s Acoustic Medicine Show Taking a Holiday Break

0

Dr. B’s Acoustic Medicine Show Holiday Break – We will be resuming on Saturday January 10, 2015. Happy Holidays Everyone!

Continue Reading...

Ho Ho Ho at Dr. B’s Acoustic Medicine Show

0

Take a well needed break from the holiday hype, motorways gridlock, binge shopping, lineups, coupon clipping, wet feet, cold hands, frozen noses, cursing and making rude hand gestures to your fellow drivers; and especially avoid hand to hand combat with little old ladies in the mall. Tomorrow, December 2oth 2014, has been declared a day of serenity […]

Continue Reading...

Another Exciting Episode of Dr. B’s Acoustic Medicine Show

0

Join us once again on  Saturday at the Freetimes Cafe,  2:00 an intimate afternoon of great acoustic music. It’s place for artists, friends, and fans to hang out. Players Wanted Sign Up starts at 2:00 Come Out to Hear The Great Music Come out to Meet Your Friends  Come Out to Play Some Tunes The Room: It’s […]

Continue Reading...

Reminder – No Dr. B’s This Week – Series Will Resume on Dec 13

0

It’s been a great series so far, I’m really thrilled with the results and the attendance and were getting a great turnout. Thanks to everyone is been supporting this great event, and they can only grow from here. Unfortunately circumstances won’t allow me to host this week, so we will be back the following week […]

Continue Reading...

See you at Dr. B’s On Nov 15th

0

Another exciting afternoon of music, fun, and frivolity planned for tomorrow Sat Nov 15 at Free Times Cafe . Pls join us for Dr. B’s Acoustic Medicine Show – open stage and jam session. All the fun starts at 2:00 Hope to see you there!

Continue Reading...

Just Announced ‘Masters in the Round’ Dec 4th

0

I’m excited to be sharing the stage with Tony Quarington and Noah Zacharin for this new Masters in the Round songwriter’s series at Simcoe Bar and Blues in Oshawa. Thanks for organizing the series Boris  Buhot

Continue Reading...

What a fantastic afternoon we had today

0

 What a fantastic afternoon of music and friendship we had today at the Resurrection of Dr. B’s Acoustic Medicine Show at the Free Times Cafe. Great players, and great attendance! Players included Glen Hornblast and Jo-Anne Park who both did a great job on sound, plus Liam Kearney, Mark Denington, Linda Saslove coming out of […]

Continue Reading...

Visit to Gruhn Guitars in Nashville

0

This is certainly guitar paradise. Today I stopped  by Gruhn Guitars in Nashville to check out their amazing assortment of instruments. They are a very large dealer for Martin Guitars – my favorite! I could have stayed all day playing the vintage guitars but we had to leave to head for The Bluebird Cafe where we […]

Continue Reading...
Post Image

Dr. B’s Acoustic Medicine Show – Saturdays at the Freetimes

0

View Image Gallery Saturdays at the Freetimes Cafe, Starting Nov 1, 2014 Every Saturday at the Freetimes Cafe  at 2:00 in the Afternoon Join us for an intimate afternoon of great acoustic music, every Saturday. We want to create a place for artists, friends, and fans to hang out. Players Wanted Sign Up starts at 2:00 […]

Continue Reading...

Thanks to all who donated for my ArtsCan Circle Performance

0

This is one of the great rewards for any artist – the ability, opportunity, and privilege to use our voice and stage to make a positive difference in the world. This photo was taken at the Folk Music Ontario conference yesterday just after my ArtsCan Circle fundraising set. Pictured is the gracious and humble Mike […]

Continue Reading...

Saturday Sessions Resumes in September

0

Thanks to all who came out – it is a great event because of you! Saturday May 17th was the final ‘Saturday Sessions at the Swan’ for 2014 and we will resume again in September. Those artists who participated took part in a very intimate afternoon of great acoustic music, and together we created a […]

Continue Reading...
Top