Past Dates

Saturday, September 23rd, 2017

Mount Pleasant Street Party!
Live! on the Street - 1 pm to 4 pm
569 Mount Pleasant Ave
Toronto
416-482-6599

Outside of The Jacaranda Tree Store on Mount Pleasant. This is a great outdoors show. Don't miss it!

Saturday, July 15th, 2017

A Jazz Approach to the Blues - 9pm -1am
403 Roncesvalles Avenue
Toronto
(416) 588-2930
Price: It's the Tip Jar. And we thank you...

Guesting on piano will be Dale Scaife after he and Bruce are part of The Deborah Dowey Trio from 5-8 pm. Stay the day!

Saturday, April 15th, 2017

Special Guest on Piano Tonight - 9pm - 1am
403 Roncesvalles Avenue
Toronto
(416) 588-2930
Price: The Tip Jar keeps singin' the blues for us

Ian's close friend Dave Tyson will be joining us tonight. Dave played piano with The Lincolns and also produced Amanda Marshall. He has just produced a CD for Heather Rankin. Jeff Peacock returns on guitar before he heads up north for a while. Don't miss this show!

Saturday, March 18th, 2017

Cold out? It's Pretty Hot in Here! - 9pm - 1am
403 Roncesvalles Avenue
Toronto
(416) 588-2930
Price: The Tip Jar is callin' out your name

Martin Traynor sits in for Fraser Melvin tonight, on guitar and vocals. Enjoy!

Saturday, September 17th, 2016

Fall into The Gate for Jazzed up Blues - 9pm -1am
403 Roncesvalles Avenue
Toronto
(416) 588-2930
Price: The Tip Jar is hungry

Ahh, September. A wonderful time to spend a Saturday night listening to heart-felt and gutsily-delivered blues with a cold beer and a great plate of food, offered up by the lovely waitresses at Gate 403. See you there!

Sunday, September 11th, 2016

Anniversary Park, Cabbagetown, Toronto
Live and in Colour - 3:30 to 6:30 pm
Gerrard and Parliament

We were invited to be part of the Cabbagetown Arts Festival - based on an outdoor gig we did in the spring on Mount Pleasant Ave. We rocked those folks squeezing by on the sidewalk!

Saturday, August 20th, 2016

Feel The Summer Heat Mixed with Cool Blues - 9pm -1am
403 Roncesvalles Avenue
Toronto
(416) 588-2930
Price: The Band eats from the Tip Jar - I mean....

Why fight Friday traffic to the cottage when you could be sitting drinking a cold one and enjoying the great food and hospitality at Gate 403 with Sweet Derrick and the boys? Just kidding. If you had a cottage I would expect you to be heading up there as soon as possible. But you don't, so the next best place to be is Gate 403 :))

Saturday, July 16th, 2016

Blues For A Summer's Night - 9pm -1am
403 Roncesvalles Avenue
Toronto
(416) 588-2930
Price: The Tip Jar is for the band. Be generous ;)

It's July. Let's open the windows and let the rockin' blues waft out into the night. Delicious!

Saturday, June 18th, 2016

Derrick Rocks June! - 9 pm
403 Roncesvalles Avenue
Toronto
(416) 588-2930
Price: Whatever you want to feed the jar

Yo. Come on in and set your pretty self down. It's blues time at The Gate!

Saturday, May 21st, 2016

Serena dropped by last May.... - 9 pm to 1 am
403 Roncesvalles Avenue
Toronto
(416) 588-2930
Price: The Tip Jar beckons...

Ahhh. May, beautiful May. Makes me think of cold beer and beautiful waitresses...it must be Gate 403.

Saturday, April 16th, 2016

An April Shower of Blues - 9 pm to 1 am
403 Roncesvalles Avenue
Toronto
(416) 588-2930
Price: Throw money at The Music Appreciation Jar, please

I can smell spring just around the corner. Time for a beer and some blues, right?

Saturday, March 19th, 2016

March Blues Madness! - 9 pm to 1 am
403 Roncesvalles Avenue
Toronto
(416) 588-2930
Price: Tip that tip that tip that sexy Jar!

Who knew blues could be this sexy?

Saturday, February 20th, 2016

Cold Outside but Hot Blues Inside! - 9 pm to 1 am
403 Roncesvalles Avenue
Toronto
(416) 588-2930
Price: It's all about the Jar, 'bout the Jar, 'bout the Jar

NEWSFLASH! The February Blahs can be Totally Eradicated by Screamin' Hot Blues Music!

Saturday, January 23rd, 2016

First Blowout Show of the Year! - 9 pm to 1 am
403 Roncesvalles Avenue
Toronto
(416) 588-2930
Price: The Tip Jar is callin' your name

Special guest tonight will be Naomi Adler who will be having her first CD released in the next few months. Check her out.

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