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ECMW 2015 Schedule Announced

February . 25 . 2015

ECMW 2015 music programming kicks off at noon on Wednesday, April 8th at the Delta St. John’s with Radio ECMA, presented by Canadian Country Music Week and Cavendish Beach Music Festival.

Live from the Delta St. John’s lobby, Radio ECMA will present performances and interviews from ECMA artists round the clock straight through until Sunday, April 12th. Performances will take place between noon and 7:00 PM daily on the Roland Members Stage @ Radio ECMA, with programming presented by Spincount from 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday.

Each day at 7:00 PM, Eastlink will host a live broadcast at the stage featuring artist interviews, ECMA Award Winners, and more.

The ECMW festival schedule is below. Please note this schedule is subject to change.

Wednesday, April 8th:

A Visual Component to the 2015 ECMW

Graham Kennedy Photography presents The NL Consulate. A cultural hub in the heart of downtown St. John’s. Celebrating 10 of Newfoundland & Labrador nominees in a photographic exhibition with live musical performances. All housed in the Eastern Edge Gallery, 71 Harbour Dr, St John’s.

 

Thursday, April 9th

Canadian Music. East Coast Style. Export Buyers Showcase

Delta - Avalon Ballroom

1:30 PM - 4:00 PM

  • James Hill
  • Gordie Mackeeman and His Rhythm Boys
  • Carleton Stone
  • In-Flight Safety
  • Charlie A'Court

East Coast Music Awards Gala

Jack Byrne Arena

8:30 PM - 10:30 PM

  • Neon Dreams
  • Amelia Curran
  • Catherine MacLellan
  • Les Hotesses d'Hilaire
  • Còig
  • The Trews
  • Ennis 
  • Adam Baldwin
  • Kim Harris
  • The Town Heroes
  • Meaghan Smith

Post Gala Party presented by Music NL

Rockhouse

11:00 PM - 3:00 AM

  • Vogue Dots
  • Sherman Downey
  • RocketRocketShip
  • The Combine
  • In-Flight Safety
  • Cabbages and Kings

Loud Showcase presented by HITS FM

The Ship Inn

11:00 PM - 2:00 AM

  • The Combine
  • Dumpster Mummy
  • Hero's Last Rite

 

Friday, April 10th

Two For the Show  (Private Event)

Delta - Avalon Ballroom

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

  • Dave Sampson
  • The East Pointers
  • Cédric Vieno 
  • Steve Maloney (and the Wandering Kind)

Canadian Music. East Coast Style. Export Buyers Showcase 

Delta - Avalon Ballroom

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

  • Caroline Savoie
  • Còig
  • Catherine MacLellan
  • Cyndi Cain

Soiree Franco Est

Martini Bar

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

  • Les Hôtesses d'Hilaire
  • Cédric Vieno
  • Caroline Savoie

APTN Aboriginal Showcase

The Fat Cat

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

  • City Natives
  • BlueJean River Band 
  • Black & Grey
  • The Gary Sappier Blues Band

UPS Rock Showcase

Delta - Avalon Ballroom

8:30 PM - 12:00 AM

  • Mo Kenney
  • SoHo Ghetto
  • Adam Baldwin
  • Alert the Medic
  • The Trews

Music PEI Stage

Martini Bar

8:00 PM - 12:00 AM

  • Irish Mythen
  • Gordie MacKeeman and His Rhythm Boys
  • Dennis Ellsworth
  • The Count & the Cuban Cocktail
  • Catherine MacLellan
  • Ten Strings and a Goat Skin

CBC presents The East Coast Music Hour with David Myles LIVE

8:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Holy Heart Theatre

Folk & Roots Stage presented by Meridia Recruitment

JAG Hotel

9:00 PM - 1:00 AM

  • Gabrielle Papillon
  • James Hill 
  • Ian Sherwood
  • The East Pointers
  • Steve Maloney (and the Wandering Kind)
  • The Olympic Symphonium

Music Nova Scotia Stage

Dusk Ultra Lounge

8:45 PM to 1:45 AM

  • Meaghan Smith
  • Kim Harris
  • Port Cities
  • In-Flight Safety
  • Cyndi Cain
  • The Town Heroes
  • Còig

Music NL Stage

Rockhouse

10:00 PM - 2:00 AM

  • Duane Andrews and Craig Young
  • Fortunate Ones
  • The Secrets
  • The Monday Nights
  • Green & Gold
  • The Rolling Kings

Slaight Music Rising Star Showcase 

The Ship

10:00 PM - 2:30 AM

  • Ashley Condon
  • Brianna Gosse
  • Makayla Lynn
  • Kim Harris
  • Dave Sampson
  • Earthbound Trio
  • Willie Stratton & The Boarding Party
  • RocketRocketShip

Country Stage presented by Canadian Country Music Week & Cavendish Beach Music Festival

The Fat Cat

9:00 PM - 2:00 AM

  • Makayla Lynn
  • Trinity Bradshaw
  • Mike Biggar
  • Quentin Reddy
  • The Secrets
  • Johnny Oliver

Molson Late Night Stage - Electronic Music Spotlight presented by Mindsea

Allure on George

12:30 AM - 3:00 AM

  • Joshua Van Tassel
  • Vogue Dots
  • Potemtole
  • Neon Dreams

 

Saturday, April 11th

Two For the Show (Private Event)

Delta - Avalon Ballroom

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

  • Ian Sherwood
  • Chris Kirby 
  • Don Brownrigg

Canadian Music. East Coast Style. Export Buyers Showcase

Delta - Avalon Ballroom

2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

  • The Olympic Symphonium
  • Ennis 
  • Mo Kenney
  • The Secrets
  • Les Hôtesses d'Hilaire

Gospel Showcase

2:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Holy Heart Theatre

  • Dan Bursey        
  • Blair Lane
  • Kellie Loder
  • Angela Rogers
  • The Secrets
  • The Informants

Jazz Showcase presented by Capital Automotive Group

Martini Bar

4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

  • Paul Tynan/Aaron Lington
  • Greg Amirault
  • Paul Tynan/Jake Hanlon duo
  • Mary Barry

Blues Showcase

The Fat Cat

4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

  • Dan Doiron
  • Chris Kirby
  • Hip Waders
  • The Kendra Gale Band

Industry Awards Party presented by Ticketpro

JAG Hotel

5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

RBC Breakout Stage

The Ship

8:00 PM - 2:00 AM

  • Morgan MacDonald
  • Gillian Head 
  • Kat McLevey
  • Tomato Tomato
  • Another North
  • Magnolia
  • Johnny Oliver
  • Cabbages & Kings
  • Dylan Menzie
  • Villages
  • 60 LPs 

Music NB Stage

The Fat Cat

8:00 PM - 12:00 AM

  • Tyler Hache
  • Mike Biggar
  • Earthbound Trio
  • 60 LPs
  • Les Hôtesses d'Hilaire
  • Cédric Vieno

Cape Breton Embassy Showcase

Martini Bar

8:00 PM - 12:00 AM

  • Còig
  • The Town Heroes
  • Dave Sampson
  • Jordan Musycsyn
  • Port Cities

Bluebird North Song Circle 

JAG Hotel

presented by The Overcast and SAC

9:00 PM - 1:00 AM

  • Mo Kenney
  • Kim Harris
  • Brianna Gosse
  • Duane Andrews and Craig Young
  • Ian Sherwood
  • Dennis Ellsworth
  • Dave Sampson 
  • Caroline Savoie

Warner Music Canada Roots Room

Delta - Avalon Ballroom

7:30 PM - 1:00 AM

  • Tomato Tomato
  • Breabach
  • Ross and Jarlath Trio
  • Catherine MacLellan
  • Cédric Vieno
  • Duane Andrews and Craig Young
  • Amelia Curran
  • Ten Strings And A Goat Skin
  • Gordie MacKeeman and His Rhythm Boys

Music Nova Scotia Stage

Dusk Ultra Lounge

9:30 PM - 1:45 AM

  • The Modern Grass
  • Gabrielle Papillon
  • Adam Baldwin
  • Mo Kenney
  • Alert The Medic
  • Neon Dreams

Music NL Stage

Rockhouse

10:00 PM - 2:00 AM

  • Pilot to Bombardier
  • Steve Maloney and The Wandering Kind
  • Waterfront Fire
  • Another North
  • Everglow
  • Baytown

Molson Late Night Stage - Hip Hop spotlight 

Allure on George

12:30 AM - 3:00 AM

  • Jay Mayne
  • City Natives
  • Hear/Say
  • Special guests to be announced

 

Sunday, April 12th

ECMW 2015 Charity Hockey Game

12:30pm - 3pm (Doors open at 12pm)

Mile One Centre

Join us as East Coast musicians and local celebrities will play off against music industry folk and the media. 

ECMA Songwriters Circle 

Delta - Avalon Ballroom

2:00 PM - 4:30 PM

  • John MacPhee of Paper Lions
  • Catherine MacLellan
  • Fortunate Ones
  • Ennis 
  • Matthew Hornell
  • Gabrielle Papillon
  • Carleton Stone
  • Don Brownrigg
  • Sherman Downey 

ECMW 2015 Closing Party

8:00 PM - 12:00 AM

Delta - Avalon Ballroom

Performers to be announced