Chris Ronald with Widow Yokum
Oct
26
to Oct 27

Chris Ronald with Widow Yokum

Chris Ronald is an international touring artist from Vancouver by way of England. In live performance, he draws on his abilities as a highly skilled singer, storyteller and musician (guitar, harmonica, ukulele) to deliver a show that is captivating and unique.

chrisronald.com

Doors 7pm, $5 cover.

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Howl'Oween 2017 with Mad Anthony
Oct
28
to Oct 29

Howl'Oween 2017 with Mad Anthony

Let's get ghoulish and freaky with McCloskeys and Mad Anthony! These ultimate rockers are visiting us from Cinicinatti, Ohio and are gonna give one helluva' show at this year's Howl'Oween Party! 

Come dressed as there will be drink specials and prizes for best costumes!!

Doors 7pm, $5 cover.

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Rory Taillon with Dangerfield
Oct
21
to Oct 22

Rory Taillon with Dangerfield

The power and intensity of this man's voice does nothing but fuel and bring life to his densely crafted music and lyrics. Rory's roots folk essence is heavy with blues desperation and drive. Truly a master in the making, if he isn't already there.

Door 7pm, $5 cover.

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The Weber Brothers
Oct
13
to Oct 14

The Weber Brothers

Between The Weber Brothers renowned musical ability, high-energy, awe-inspiring performances and lessons learned first hand from rock n’ roll pioneers, a reputation as the “baddest band in the land”, “heroes of this generation” and “the future in the big shoes of the past” now precedes them.

Doors 7pm, $10 cover.

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The Kings of Lowertown with James Cave
Oct
7
to Oct 8

The Kings of Lowertown with James Cave

Pembroke native, singer, songwriter, guitarist Mike Mackey brings his band's gritty, rural blues to The McCloskey stage on October 7th. The band welcomes multi-instrumentalist Jon Christlink, who also hails from Pembroke. 

Opening the night will be special guest, incredible local singer, songwriter James Cave.

Doors 7pm, $5 cover.

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Dangerfield Band
Oct
6
to Oct 7

Dangerfield Band

Formed in early 2017, Dangerfield brings together four musicians with diverse experience across many genres of music. Known for their classic, 90’s and original rock songs, a must see. Come out and support local musicians and be entertained at any one of their gigs, performed at bars and restaurants around Kemptville and surrounding area.

Doors 7pm, $5 cover.

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Grumpy Old Men
Sep
30
to Oct 1

Grumpy Old Men

It's gonna be a big ol' night at McCloskeys with the "really not so" Grumpy Old Men ripping through classic rock hits. These ol' boys know their way 'round the skins and the axes. Oh ya!! And even the accordion! Doors 7pm, $5 cover.

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Furious Gord
Sep
23
to Sep 24

Furious Gord

Come enjoy local gems, Furious Gord, as they tear through a musical journey that consists of rock, alt country, rockabilly, and oh so much more! These boys are as talented as they are diverse. $10 cover. Doors 7pm.

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Classic Soul
Sep
22
to Sep 23

Classic Soul

Classic Soul is an incredible blend of creativity and sheer musical chops! This duo brings a unique take to covering classic rock and soul. We are happy to have them return to the McCloskey Hotel, come and check them out! $5 cover, doors 7pm.

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Marleen Fawcett Soul Sounds Trio
Aug
19
to Aug 20

Marleen Fawcett Soul Sounds Trio

The McCloskey Project is pleased to present the cool mix of Blues and Americana by the Marleen Fawcett Soul Sounds Trio on Saturday August 19th. Doors 7pm, show starts at 9:30pm. $7 cover in advance by calling Dan at The McCloskey Hotel 613-448-2302, or $10 at the door.

 

See you here!

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Tyler Kealey
Jul
28
to Jul 29

Tyler Kealey

Tyler Kealey is a versatile singer, songwriter and piano player. With influences like Elton John and Supertramp, his energy, talent, and story-telling ability have made him a favourite within the Ottawa music scene.

Tyler released a 5 song EP, Spotlight Sanctuary, in 2004, and in 2009 released his first full-length album, Characters, to a sold-out crowd at the Black Sheep Inn, where Kevin Hearn of the Barenaked Ladies opened the show. Three of Tyler's songs from this album were featured in Shaky Grounds, an indie film directed by Ron Leach. 

We can't wait for July 29th and Tyler Kealey!!

Doors 7pm. $5 cover.

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Figure Drawing Workshop
Jul
8
10:30am10:30am

Figure Drawing Workshop

Figure Drawing Workshop for beginners! Learn how to sketch and draw the human form in this one day intensive workshop. We will be exploring different media; pencil, charcoal, and conté, and will be discovering artisic tools such as positive and negative space. The cost of this one day beginner class, taught by Toronto artist Julia Shure (juliashure.com) is $120. This includes lunch, as well as some materials. Call the hotel at 613-448-2302 for details and to register.

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Classic Soul
Jul
7
to Jul 8

Classic Soul

The McCloskey Project is pleased to announce the return of Classic Soul to the stage of The McCloskey Hotel! Come down and listen to the sounds of this classic band. Doors 7pm, $5 cover.

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Mena Hardy
Jun
17
to Jun 18

Mena Hardy

Southern rock singer-songwriter Mena Hardy will thrill you with her appealing retro groove. Her music can be heard on commercial radio, television and the film ‘Club Utopia’. She was the runner up for the coveted rock category in the John Lennon Songwriting Competition in 2012. $10 cover.

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Brock Zeman
Jun
10
to Jun 11

Brock Zeman

Back by popular demand, Brock Zeman will once again thrill his audience at The McCloskey Hotel. We're glad to have this talent with his smoky folk roots rock return to our stage!

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The Sunpilots
Jun
9
to Jun 10

The Sunpilots

Originally from Australia and now based in Berlin, The Sunpilots have quickly earned a reputation as a killer live act and one of the hardest working independent bands in the world. Since 2011 they've toured Australia, the USA, and Europe. The single ‘Spotlight in the Sun’ became the #1 most added song on Australian radio, and Apple featured another track as an iTunes Single of the Week. The band also became a North American college radio favourite and won ‘Best International Artist’ at the Toronto Independent Music Awards and ‘Single of the Year’ at the LA Independent Music Awards.

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The Sunpilots
Jun
8
to Jun 9

The Sunpilots

Originally from Australia and now based in Berlin, The Sunpilots have quickly earned a reputation as a killer live act and one of the hardest working independent bands in the world. Since 2011 they've toured Australia, the USA, and Europe. The single ‘Spotlight in the Sun’ became the #1 most added song on Australian radio, and Apple featured another track as an iTunes Single of the Week. The band also became a North American college radio favourite and won ‘Best International Artist’ at the Toronto Independent Music Awards and ‘Single of the Year’ at the LA Independent Music Awards.

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Three Brothers Twice
Jun
2
to Jun 3

Three Brothers Twice

Three Brothers Twice is grounded by an old folk tradition that extends fully into blues and rock. The band members believe in smiling, having fun and extending that joy to their audiences. We welcome Three Brothers Twice!

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The Weber Brothers
May
26
to May 27

The Weber Brothers

The Weber Brothers are the baddest band in the land! Over the past 15 years they’ve recorded 10 independent albums and toured extensively throughout the U.S., Canada and Europe. In 2012 they were invited to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame American Music Masters Tribute to Chuck Berry in Cleveland, where they shared the stage with Merle Haggard, Lemmy Kilmister, Darryl “DMC” McDaniels, Rick Derringer, Joe Bonamassa, Earl Slick, Steve Jordan and the father of Rock and Roll himself, Chuck Berry.

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Bella Cat
May
12
to May 13

Bella Cat

Bella Cat hails from Chelsea, Quebec. After her first independent release (Bella Cat Corrupted) she has been compared to a unique combination of Janis Joplin meets Eartha Kit, and is instantly recognizable as an original powerhouse that should be a contender on the international stage.

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