The Pearl Coffee House kicks off with featured artist Danny Bakan, an award-winning visionary songwriter and a darn fine banjo player from Toronto. Danny weaves old time music into compelling original songs to create a truly fresh and unique sound. His masterful clawhammer banjo and guitar playing supports his poignant, thoughtful, and often humorous songs.† www.dannybakan.com
Admission $10 at the door.
Artword @ The Pearl, 16 Steven Street, Hamilton 905-524-0606
National Film Board of Canada out-of-the-vault selections as chosen by Cutler & Landry.† A tasty offering to savour from the vast vaults of Canadaís cultural memory.† A two thumbs up experience from the Hammerís own Siskel and Ebert, the pre-legends known as Cutler & Landry. Two films by Donald Brittain:
Henry Ford’s America
Saul Alinsky Went to War
(Note from Ron Weihs: These are brilliant films. If you haven’t seen them, do so!) More »