The building that the houses the Duncan Showroom Downstairs and Upstairs has been put up for sale ($495,000 firm)
It come with us.
We have a written lease as tenants for 3-1/2 more years with a verbal option for 5 more.....
This lease is legal only if our lease is in good standing.
We knew when we started off with nothing, we were going to need financial help to get us through and this next hurdle is one of those on the way.
We do believe what we do is needed not only in our community but as an…
Cowichan's Community Centre
131 Station Street
133 Station Street
-24 stairs to paradise-
located in the heart of downtown Duncan
'it's all about the music'
Our heart lies in the attentive audience experience and we are revered for creating and maintaining one of the finest intimate showcase venues in the local / provincial / national and international Canadian music scene for over 14 years. We do believe we have had and will continue to have a positive effect on live entertainment production standards for Canadian venues and we do trust that our endeavours are appreciated by our audiences and performers alike.
link to our live streaming
should you wish to donate the ticket price to the concerts you watch
or are just willing to donate to help keep us keep afloat in this audacious vision
there is a paypal donate button for yours and our convenience just further down this page
thank you for your generosity
RULES OF ENGAGEMENT
You enter these premises with the understanding that
-these are non-alcohol venues,
that means no alcohol allowed on premises, please...
inebriated patrons will be asked to leave
-we reserve the right to refuse entry
TO ATTENTIVE AUDIENCES
Duncan Showroom 250-748-7246 (RAIN)
Vixens Burlesque April Fools and Spring Lovers
wow....burlesque to tickle the fancy
$20 advance $25 door (if any left)
a solo set with incorporation of loop pedal rather than having full band, although incidentally his normal back up band lives on the island, If need be. (decision to be made)
the opener will be Nashville-based artists who recently formed a folk duo Fawkes and Hownd
$15 advance $20 door
Roots & Grooves
Rick Scott and Nico Rhodes have teamed up once again to entertain their fan base, old and new
a dulcimer matched with a piano...excellent vocals and delivery... lyrical eccentric ecstasy ....
$25 door $22 advance www.rickscott.ca/roots-grooves
ah yes, a musical evening to remember...
a born in Canada, made a name in the US of A as a very fine acoustic blues guitar player comes back to the Showroom... all you finger style blues pickers might want come bear witness to a master...
$25 door $20 advance www.terryrobb.com
Tango del Domingo
John and Linda Fowler host a south island milonga every 4th Sunday of the month,
an event where tango enthusiasts gather to dance ,
where the décor and decorum suit the afternoons festivities …
$15 per person
Benjamin Dakota Rogers
Having grown up on a farm in Scotland, ON, Benjamin Dakota Rogers is a distinctive, emotive and gritty singer-songwriter whose sound challenges the definition of the folk genre, reaching far beyond to include influences of roots, blues and country music. Benjamin's music is genuine, emotionally-charged folk, that can only be delivered from the honesty, strength and grit of a farm boys hands.
$20 door $15 advance
Blues Fest 2019 presented by Duncan Showroom Productions
from Sundays concert with Michael Jerome Browne to David Vest the following Saturday evening, a week full of acoustic blues players with one nite of a blues / boogie dance band as well as adding an evening for blues jammers
and heh, you have a blues fest.....
Sun./ Mon / Wed. / Thurs./ Sat. $20 advance each nite or commit to all 5 and pay only $90 $25 door
-Blues Tuesday-$5 for everyone -South Island Rhythm Kings-$15 advance / $20 door
David Essig https://www.davidessig.com/cms
Michael Plume? https://www.mikeplume.com May 17th
South Island Rhythm Kings https://www.lazymikemallonmusic.net/south-island-rhythm-kings
David Vest https://www.davidvest.ca/
Michael Jerome Browne
official Vancouver Island launch of his new CD « That’s Where It’s At! » (Borealis label)... an amazing roots music artist...very much a musical treat
Three-time Canadian Folk Music Award winner (Traditional Singer, 2015; Solo Artist, 2012 & 2008), Maple Blues Award winner (with 32 nominations since 1999), Kerrville (Texas) New Folk Finalist, Four-time Juno Award Nominee in both the Roots/Traditional and Blues categories- MJB is a multi-instrumentalist, a songwriter, and a living encyclopedia of American Roots music
$20 advance $25 door