Now announcing the first leg of the 2013 Opticianado Live Music series:
JANUARY 20TH – OMHOUSE
OMHOUSE is the music of Steven Foster, the debut Omhouse EP was made by Steven Foster in his basement in Brockton Village. We are happy to have Steven and band perform live as we launch our installation for the Toronto Design Offsite Festival. Want info on the fest? Check out our previous blog post here.
FEBRUARY 17TH – STEVE MCKAY
Some of you Junction locals might recognize Steven, as he headlined this past year’s Junction Music Festival with Toronto band Bruce Peninsula.
“Steven McKay is a singer/songwriter from Hamilton, ON. A fairly new addition to the Toronto scene, he is a founding member of Toronto art-gospel collective, Bruce Peninsula, and has collaborated with many other Toronto-based artists including Timber Timbre, Tusks, Germans, and many more.” –
MARCH 17TH – MATT NEWTON
We welcome back incredible jazz pianist Matt Newton for his second perforamance at Opticianado.
“Matt Newton is a Toronto based pianist, composer and educator. He is a graduate of the University of Toronto Jazz Program (2004) and has attended the Banff International Workshop in Jazz and Creative Music (2006) where he studied with world renowned trumpeter/composer Dave Douglas, and Miles Davis’s last pianist, Deron Johnson.” – www.mattnewton.ca
APRIL: special surprise TBA
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