Music – The Smokin’ Contra Band Sept 25.09

The Rebekah Music Hall (1886 Clementsvale Road, Bear River) and Bear River Music Society are excited to present the following fall lineup:


Friday September 25th, 7 pm: The Smokin’ Contra Band.
A Halifax-based lively traditional band playing an entertaining and foot-stomping assortment of old-time jigs and reels with a whisper of bluegrass.

First set is a contra dance. No partner necessary, come prepared to doe-see-doe and twirl round and round.
Suggested donation $10.


Saturday October 17th: Kim Bishop.
More details to come.


Friday November 13th, 7:30 pm: Caledonia

An Indie rock band from Halifax. Check them out at:

A review from the Globe and Mail’s essential track list:

…”Halifax rockers come along with a kicking good song that has a little bit of reggae, a lot of slamming guitars and a way of stacking up the vocals like pancakes on a Sunday”


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