Rheostatics Head Up Toronto Tribute Concert for Stompin' Tom Connors
Published Dec 01, 2015Canadian icon Stompin' Tom Connors sadly died in 2013, and since then, musicians have been keeping his music alive with an annual tribute show. The third edition of the yearly event will now be coming to Toronto's Horseshoe Tavern on December 10.
The night will be hosted by Dave Bidini, and his group Rheostatics will be the house band. They will be joined onstage by a huge selection of notable musicians including Brendan Canning (Broken Social Scene), Wax Mannequin, Eamon McGrath, Doug Paisley, Nick Fierro, Terra Lightfoot, Lindy Vopnfjord, Kevin Hearn (Barenaked Ladies), Ben Gunning and more.
See the full list of performers, along with other details, on Facebook.
Tickets cost $15 a pop and can be purchased here. Proceeds go to Street Soccer Canada, which is the Canadian branch of the Homeless World Cup.