Good Lovelies Concert

Haliburton Concert Good Lovelies

The Haliburton County Folk Society Brings You

Good Lovelies

Good Lovelies Playing in Haliburton

The Good Lovelies With the Red Hawk Jazz Combo Your 2009 Juno award winners.

  • Sunday, June 19, 2011
  • 8:00 pm

Northern Lights Pavilion – Haliburton Ontario

“It is impossible not to smile, marvel and be happy in heart.” (from review of latest CD)

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The Good Lovelies on Wikipedia

The Good Lovelies is your popular Canadian folk/country trio, consisting of Caroline Brooks, Kerri Ough and Sue Passmore.

The group’s three members have been all solo artists from the Toronto area when they came together in 2006 to play at a Christmas concert at Toronto’s Gladstone Hotel.

Subsequently they made a decision to continue performing together, releasing their debut EP, Oh My, in 2007.

They released their very first full-length album, The Good Lovelies, in 2009, and followed up with the Christmas-themed EP Under the Mistletoe later on the same year.

Check out this great video

This is the first music video for the 2010 JUNO-award winning group ‘The Good Lovelies.’

Their album The Good Lovelies won the Juno Award for Roots and Traditional Album of the Year – Group at the 2010 Juno Awards. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Good_Lovelies

Three Great Lady Singers

The Good Lovelies aren’t your run-of-the-mill “all girl” band. At a time when a great number of us are affected by gloom, doom and advancing economic depression these three women are the perfect antidote.

There’s nothing like a good tune to get you motivated, it kind of gives you extra energy.

Armed with a pile of equipment and instruments, a repertoire of sassy and sophisticated songs with an effervescent sense of humour they by no means fail to charm even the toughest audiences.

Lighthearted songwriting and irresistibly buoyant dispositions have made them the darlings of the summer season festival circuit, for example spots at the storied Mariposa and Hillside Festivals and the Montreal Jazz Festival. They’ve toured with Stuart McLean and the Vinyl Cafe along with appearing on stages and in studios with Broken Social Scene, Kathleen Edwards and Jill Barber.

Good Lovelies in Concert

Funny, humorous and upbeat, with just a pinch of sass, the Good Lovelies’ textbook three-part harmonies, constant instrument swapping and witty on-stage banter have enlivened the folk music landscape since joining forces in 2006 for their first show at Toronto’s funky Gladstone Hotel.

Under the Mistletoe (2009)

How the Good Lovelies (Caroline Brooks, Kerri Ough and Sue Passmore) got together is a bit of a mystery.

Sue remembers meeting her band mates in the course of a limbo competition, Caroline thinks they met at a chess tournament, but Kerri is convinced they initially crossed paths during a bar fight…

Whatever the story may be, the ladies straight away discovered they had something special, so they hit the road on a mission to charm Canadian audiences from coast to coast.

Their tireless rain or shine outlook and undeniable mutual respect have allowed the trio weather years of constant touring.

With jaunts to Australia, the UK and the US in their 2011 schedule, the Good Lovelies’ road-tested tenacity will bring them further afield than ever before.

Red Hawk Jazz Combo

Haliburton’s own high school jazz band fresh from a national jazz competition in Vancouver will open for The Good Lovelies.

Tickets

  • $17 members and students
  • $23 non-members
  • HST is included

Tickets Available in Haliburton and Minden

  • The Photo Shop
  • 192 Highland Street
  • Haliburton
  • 705-457-2713

and

  • Haliburton County Copy Centre
  • 108 Main Street
  • Minden
  • 705-286-2110

Or call 705-754-3436 to reserve tickets

For more or updated concert information see The Haliburton County Folk Society

Haliburton County Folk Society – (705) 754-FOLK (3655)

See them on Facebook – The Good Lovelies

Visit their blog – http://goodlovelies.blogspot.com/

Don’t miss this concert, one of the many vacation things to do in the Haliburton Highlands to start off your summer vacation season.

 

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Loralea

Country life was always a factor when we looked for a place to live, so back in 2002 Heather and I quit our city jobs and purchased a small Country Resort on Halls Lake in the Haliburton Highlands of Ontario Canada. We live on the resort grounds and enjoying helping people with their all season vacation and Family Reunion planning. Our Blog supports resort guests and visitors to the area by letting them know all the things happening in the Haliburton Highlands in order to get the most out of their vacation or weekend getaway. We'll be happy to help you find what your looking for in the Haliburton Highlands. May it be things to do, places to eat, family activities, sites to see, cottages for rent or sale, almost anything to do with the Haliburton Highlands.

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