The MNB Office will be closed from December 21 to January 4. See you in the New Year! Le bureau MNB sera ferm√© du 21 d√©cembre au 4 janvier. On se revoit l’ann√©e prochaine!

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We are reaching out to see the level interest for a training workshop on sexual harassment & assault prevention in a bar or event setting. The training is called¬†Project Soundcheck¬†and is offered by Sexual Violence NB. //¬†¬†Nous vous contactons pour voir le niveau d’int√©r√™t √† participer √† un atelier sur la pr√©vention du harc√®lement et des agressions sexuelles dans les √©v√©nements. La formation offerte en anglais s’appelle¬†Project Soundcheck¬†et est pr√©sent√©e par Violence sexuelle NB.¬†+++ info >

Deck The Dancehalls

Deck the dancehalls is a virtual event hosted by M3D14, Featuring multiple talents from NB such as:
LazerMortis, Circuit Witch, Matt Comeau, Judie Acquin, and much more, along with digital artists drawing streams! Hosted on twitch.tv/M3D14 at 6PM EST on December 18th 2020. +++ info >

Un party de No√ęl qui rock avec Julie Aub√©

√áa, c’est No√ęl”¬†signale un retour pour l’artiste acadienne Julie Aub√©, qui lance son premier single¬†depuis¬† l’album “Joie de vivre” (2017). Ce single, qui d√©goutte de grelots et lait de poule,¬†offre un “party dans la cuisine” au¬†travers de vos¬†√©couteurs.¬†Julie Aub√© raconte dans ses mots les¬†p’tites¬†choses¬†qui rendent No√ęl pr√©cieux. L’artiste nous fait¬†pleinement plonger dans la nostalgie des ann√©es 90.¬†+++¬†info >


Quatre salles de spectacle du Sud-Est du Nouveau-Brunswick copr√©sentent le spectacle-√©v√©nement¬†4 Salles Interconnect√©es¬†le¬†samedi, 16 janvier¬†prochain¬†√† 19 h 30. Ce concept de spectacle a pris naissance gr√Ęce √† un partenariat entre le Service √† la vie √©tudiante et socioculturelle de l‚ÄôUniversit√© de Moncton, le Th√©√Ętre du Monument-Lefebvre, le Centre des arts et de la culture de Dieppe et le Th√©√Ętre Capitol, en collaboration avec Coup de cŇďur francophone.¬†¬†+++¬†info >

New Lazermortis Single  

Lazermortis is releasing another single for upcoming Sol Invictus! The song is called Waves At Sunset and will be available on streaming platforms everywhere. It’s a laid back synthwave track best suited to cruising along a Miami Beach.  +++ info >

SNB plans for “Winter Delights”  

Symphony New Brunswick is preparing to perform concerts December 16, 18 and 19 if at all possible. If necessary, concerts will be pushed into January, with any tickets already purchased valid for any new date. Winter Delights promises to be a real delight for anyone that loves music, with special members of the NB orchestral community featured in this eclectic offering. +++ info >

Join the 732 CREW  

Give the gift of the arts with a CSAC membership! The “732 CREW” will receive:

  • advance ticketing links
  • 10% discount on community rentals (limited) 
  • cute lil membership card
  • and the thrill you get by supporting The Charlotte Street Arts Centre!!

By being a member of CSAC, you are welcome to join our AGM in June and get updates on our newsletters!!  +++ info >

JTK’s Lies  

Fredericton’s Rap artist JTK just released a new single, ‘Lies’, off his sophomore album,¬†The Poetic Judge.¬†The album is available for purchase and streaming wherever you get your music.¬†¬†+++¬†info >

Mike Trask under a Yellow Sky  

From Grid City Magazine: “Yellow Sky, [Mike Trask’s] second single of 2020, continues down this path. The song begins with a dark groove that lands somewhere between stoner-funk and pure psych-rock, with Trask pushing his voice and range to the peak with a challenge that seems to sum up his entire creative vision in one short phrase ‚ÄstYou change your world, I‚Äôll change mine. A big blue sun in a yellow sky.¬†What more needs to be said? The accompanying video created by Amanda Fox takes it over the top.”¬†¬†+++¬†info >

Go, Homeboy’s New Video

Hip hop artist Go, Homeboy just released a video for The Tale of the Mixtape, a video for the title track to their upcoming album. Known to many on the Canadian east and west coast music scenes as Matt Walls, from Fredericton, N.B., Go, Homeboy! combines warm, down-tempo beats, with a unique style of clever, tongue-in-cheek, yet heartfelt lyricism, to create his own brand of wordplay based Hip Hop. +++ infos >

Pallmer to release new single

Fredericton chamber-pop duo Pallmer is releasing a video & new single “Quiet Clapping” on December 4th. ¬†The video was filmed ¬†back in August in a quiet lush corner of Fredericton where they routinely walk their pup; the video was art directed and filmed by visual artist Erin Goodine.¬†¬†+++¬†info >

The Stratified is ‚ÄėLost in the Light‚Äô

Fredericton band The Stratified is thrilled to announce the release of Lost in the Light. The 8-song album is now available via all major music streaming services. The band feels great about this self-produced effort and find themselves exploring new territory on Lost in the Light, delving into everything from rootsy ballads and lush instrumental harmonies to crushing Crazy Horse- inspired garage rock; all the while staying true to their Maritime origins. +++ info >

Troiselle enregistre un classique de No√ęl

Depuis plusieurs ann√©es, Troiselle, ce trio vocal form√© d‚ÄôIsabelle Bujold, Monique Poirier et Nadine H√©bert, se promet de faire l‚Äôenregistrement d‚Äôune chanson de No√ęl qu‚Äôelles aiment tout particuli√®rement. Troiselle s‚Äôest offert en cadeau le plaisir d‚Äôentrer en studio pour faire l‚Äôenregistrement d‚Äôune chanson de No√ęl, ¬ę¬†Marie, savais-tu?¬†¬Ľ, et encore mieux, la chanson a √©t√© enregistr√©e en deux versions, une en fran√ßais et une en anglais ¬ę¬†Mary did you know?¬†¬Ľ.¬†+++¬†info >

Robbie Tucker’s Holiday Album

It seems Canadian musician Robbie Tucker is becoming nostalgic. Tucker just released a new Christmas album aptly titled Peppermints. Tucker, who grew up loving music was diagnosed with Parkinson’s in 2005. His music, heavily influenced by Roy Orbison, Elvis Presley, and Paul McCartney proved to be his lifeline in the 2013 documentary Musically Medicated which focused on his music and struggles with medication during the first years following his diagnosis. +++ info >

Jim MacFarlane’s New Album

Jim MacFarlane from Quispamsis, NB has released his debut CD called “In the Maritimes” featuring 14 original songs. Recorded locally with New Brunswick musicians, the songs speak of Jim’s love of fishing, music, golf, trains & the joy of growing up & living in the Maritimes.¬†+++¬†info >

Sandra Le Couteur reprend ‘No√ęl √† J√©rusalem’

Sandra Le Couteur, l‚Äôune des plus belles voix de l‚ÄôAcadie, propose une version toute personnelle de No√ęl √† J√©rusalem, une chanson popularis√©e √† la fin des ann√©es 60 par Enrico Macias. Accompagn√©e par Jo√ęl Robichaud au piano, Justin Doucet au violon, Nicolas Basque √† la guitare et aux cymbales et Julien Breau √† la contrebasse, la demoiselle du traversier est plus √©mouvante et expressive que jamais sur cette pi√®ce qui invite au recueillement.¬†+++¬†info >

Knitting for Animals

Open Strum is teaming up with the non-profit Comfort for Critters this December to help some pets! Comfort for Critters does amazing work by providing handmade blankets to pets living in animal shelters. In December, anyone who gives them a donation will receive Open Strum‚Äôs ‚ÄúLion‚Äôs Drum‚ÄĚ and an unreleased song as a gift. The donations need to be made directly to the non-profit, Open Strum will not accept any funds. More info:¬†comfortforcritters.org

Saint John String Quartet

From¬†their sixth recording¬†Canadian¬†Hits: Unplugged, the Saint John String Quartet¬†takes us on a visual journey through Stan¬†Rogers iconic ‚ÄúNorthwest¬†Passage‚ÄĚ. Through the depths of a lush forest¬†canopy to the cliffs overlooking the Bay of Fundy, video¬†director Lauchlan Ough¬†highlights the beauty of New¬†Brunswick, Canada perfectly while SJSQ effortlessly¬†serenades us with one of Canada‚Äôs best-known folk songs.¬†+++ info >

Winter is coming

Winter is here and so is the new Denzel Subban release.
Hockey Player Money features longtime collaborators Arthur Comeau & Michael Saulnier

PK Subban smile
Evander Kane phone
If you dont know…google it +++ info >