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Sunday, 13 November 2016 05:00

Winterfolk XV Preview & Benefit - Saturday, November 26th

Winterfolk XV Preview & Benefit
Saturday, November 26th  

The Black Swan Tavern,154 Danforth Avenue, Toronto, ON | 416-469-0537

Doors 7:30 pm / Music 8:00 pm 

WHO: Tony Quarrington, HOTCHA!, Brian Gladstone, Glen Hornblast, Jerome Tucker, D’Arcy Wickham and Noah Zacharin
WHAT: Winterfolk XV Preview & Benefit
WHERE: The Black Swan Tavern, 154 Danforth Avenue, Toronto, ON 416-469-0537
WHEN: Saturday, November 26th – Doors 7:30 pm / Music 8:00 pm-1:00 pm 
TICKETS: $10 minimum donation @door 

(all funds go towards support of festival artists XV)

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TORONTO – WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 11TH, 2016 – Festival-goers will have a chance to get a sneak preview of what’s in store at the 15th ANNUAL WINTERFOLK BLUES AND ROOTS FESTIVALwhen some of the finest folk, roots and blues artists will take the stage at Toronto’s Black Swan Tavern on Saturday, November 26th. Doors open at 7:30 pm and music starts at 8:00 pm for this event to benefit Winterfolk. Presented by Winterfolk XV Blues and Roots Festival, the event also serves as a benefit for the festival. Artists will include Tony Quarrington, HOTCHA!, Brian Gladstone, Glen Hornblast, Jerome Tucker, D’Arcy Wickham and Noah Zacharin. There will also be an open mic for anyone who would like to add a tune or two. For more information and updates please visit

Toronto’s Winterfolk XV festival – which will run from February 17-19, 2017, will present a jam-packed night of music as a teaser to the upcoming all-ages, mid-winter, weatherproof urban blues and roots festival.

Every year the Winterfolk Blues and Roots Festival engages in special preview performances that showcase some of the finest emerging and established talent the city has to offer. We want audiences to get a glimpse of what will be on offer for the upcoming festival. Artists will include guitar aces Tony Quarrington, D’Arcy Wickham, hillbilly swing duo HOTCHA!, flying finger pickin’ Brian Gladstone, singer-songwriter Noah Zacharin, authentic Chicago blues man Jerome Tucker, plus award-winning troubadour Glen Hornblast.


8:00-8:20 Glen Hornblast

8:30-8:50 Isabel Fryszberg

9:00-9:20 HOTCHA!

9:30-9:50 Brian Gladstone 

10:00-10:20 Tony Quarrington 

10:30-10:50 D’Arcy Wickham

11:00-11:20 Jerome Tucker

11:30-11:50 Noah Zacharin

Open mic -1:00 pm 

MORE ABOUT WINTERFOLK - Winterfolk was formed to entertain, educate, enlighten, engage and encourage the community about various folk music styles including roots, blues, folk and more. Founded by Festival Director Brian Gladstone, it is run as a division of The Association of Artists for a Better World, a registered non-profit organization in the Province of Ontario, Canada.  

LOOKING FOR VOLUNTEERS! We’re always looking for volunteers to help out. For eight hours of service over the Winterfolk weekend, volunteers receive access to all shows and artist hospitality lounge and more! For more info and to sign up, please visit 

For more information, photos, mp3s, WAV files, interviews, please contact:

Beverly Kreller, Publicist | SPEAK Music
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