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Vox Popular Media Arts Festival 2018 ~ 14th Annual 

Vox Popular Media Arts Festival is back with its 14th annual film festival! 
Things are getting kicked up a notch this year with over 60 films, international performers, bands, DJs, art installations, drag, virtual reality, and more! 

All film screenings will be held at Trinity Hall (310 Park Avenue). 

Urban Abbey will feature art installations, an Occulus Rift 360 Virtual Reality headset, on-demand film viewing station for any that you missed, unique international art films, and performances Thursday & Friday nights! 

Thursday after-party will feature Classic Roots from Toronto, and local performances by ICOSA, Mew Crew, ANM, and Gideon. 
Friday after-party will feature 0101 from Switzerland, and local performances by I. R. Idiot, GLITCHED MEMORIES, Thunder Bay World Dance Collective, WERQ Drag Show, and more! 

Stop by on Friday to check out our masterclass workshops! (More details to follow) 

Visit our website for all the information about each of the films and watch the trailers! 
http://www.baystreetfilmfestival.ca/films-2018/ 

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2018 FESTIVAL PROGRAM SUMMARY 

Thursday, September 13 
~ 6:30 PM - Gala Night 
~ 9:00 PM - After-party at Urban Abbey ft. Classic Roots (Toronto) 

Friday, September 14 
~ 6:30 PM - En Francais / French Films with English Subtitles 
~ 8:00 PM - LGBTQ2+ 
~ 10:00 PM - After-party at Urban Abbey ft. 0101 (Switzerland) 

Saturday, September 15 
~ 11:00 AM - Kids Films 
~ 1:00 PM - Historical Shorts 
~ 3:30 PM - Challenges & Movement 
~ 6:00 PM - For The Love Of Music 
~ 9:00 PM - Horror (R rated session) 

Sunday, September 16 
~ 1:00 PM - Animation & Shorts 
~ 3:00 PM - First Nations 
~ 6:00 PM - International Docs & Dramas 
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Buy your tickets now: 
http://www.baystreetfilmfestival.ca/the-festival/buy-tickets/ 

#VoxPop2018

Classic Roots Pow wow Techno Dance Party! 

Dance the night away at Celebration of Nations to CLASSIC ROOTS' original and unique brand of electronic music and pow wow techno. 🎶 

Book your FREE ticket as soon as possible! The limited venue capacity means this awesome event will fill up quick! 

The award-winning producer & DJ is currently based in Toronto but his beats tell a story that embodies the bold spirit of the North. 

The Thunder Bay-native is an award-winning producer and DJ who is impacting the music community with his fresh sound and meaningful collaborations with diverse artists. By fusing First Nations songs with Electronica music, he navigates the unique sound of techno/house music while dancing to the beat of traditional Anishinaabe sounds, establishing a sense of cultural freedom that echoes throughout the electronic music scene. 
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CLASSIC ROOTS 
Saturday 8 September at 9pm 
FREE! 

At FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre, in Robertson Theatre. 
250 St. Paul Street, St. Catharines, Ontario, CANADA. 

Book FREE ticket as soon as possible! The limited venue capacity means this awesome event will fill up quick!

September First Thursday: Back to Basics 

 

A reminder to anyone who is planning on coming, but hasn't got their tickets yet: tickets are available online until 7pm. Once the party starts, you can buy them in person at the door. 

And as an enticement, here's the program for the evening so you know what to expect and where to be to see what you want to see! 

MUSIC 
Ziibiwan (Walker Court) 7-9 
LA Timpa (Walker Court) 9 
TR/ST (Walker Court) 10 
Classic Roots (Galleria Italia) all night 

ART 
Jessica Karuhanga (5th Floor) all night 
POP-UP TALKS 
Tao-Ming Lau (2nd Floor) 8PM 
Jessica Karuhanga (5th Floor) 8:30PM 
The Rude Collective (2nd Floor) 9:45PM

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Previous events

Frequenza Showcase: Detroit

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The Whiskey Disco, 2 John R, Detroit, Michigan 48226, Detroit, MI

Frequenza Records, M5 Records, Charivari Detroit & The Whiskey Disco Present:

~~~~~~~~~ FREQUENZA SHOWCASE: DETROIT ~~~~~~~~~~

Founded and curated by Nihil Young aka Less Hate, Frequenza is an independent Italian techno, tech house, house and electronic record label since 2009. With releasing artists from all over the world, and a sold out showcase during Amsterdam Dance Event 2017, this will be the label's first showcase in Detroit.

Very Limited $10 Early Bird Tickets Available Now!

Featuring:

WOLF STORY https://soundcloud.com/wolfstorymusic https://www.facebook.com/wolfstorymusic

SOUL GOODMAN https://soundcloud.com/djsoulgoodman https://www.facebook.com/djsoulgoodman/

JASON PATRICK https://soundcloud.com/j-patrick https://www.facebook.com/jasonpatrickofc/

CHRIS HUGHES https://soundcloud.com/chrishughesto https://www.facebook.com/M5Records/

CLASSIC ROOTS https://soundcloud.com/classicroots https://www.facebook.com/OfficialClassicRoots/

FRANCESCO E MARCELLO https://soundcloud.com/francescoemarcello https://www.facebook.com/Francescoemarcello/

21+ ID Required

Kanutski's Christmas Party

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Finlandia Association Thunder Bay, 314 Bay Street, Thunder Bay

You are invited to come out for a night of food, music and fun at the Finlandia Club on Thursday Dec 22nd from 6 pm to 12 am. On our list of performers we have DJ Classic Roots, Bobby Narcisse (The Nish KIng) Nick Sherman, Ira Johnson, Natasha & Hannah Fisher, Sara Kanutski, James Wilkinson & Jamie Labrador. All proceeds will go to pay our performers and hall fees. The dinner will be hosted by Sharon & Ron Kanutski. This is a family event and all ages are welcome. No alcohol will be available but a dry bar will be open throughout the night. Tickets are $10 per person and the proceeds will go to the hall rental and our performers. You are welcome to bring a dish if you like but not necessary. The meal will be provded by Ron $ Sharon Kanutski. We only have room for 200 people at this event so get your tickets early. They will be available at Fireweed Crafts Monday November 21st. at 182 Algoma Street S. Cash only for purchase please.

Streaky Beats Departure Party!

Black Pirates Pub, 215 Red River Rd #101, Thunder Bay

DJ Streaky Beats will be performing one last show in Thunder Bay before he leaves on his journies to Australia. Come down to BPP to show your love!

Joining him for a night of house music will be Classic Roots, Matt Migz, and Pat Jones. You don't want to miss this!

$5, 19+, 9pm Doors, 10pm Show

The Galley Open right til 2am! https://www.facebook.com/bppgalley/

Classic Roots

Nocturne Nightclub, 550 Queen Street West, , Toronto, ON

Tickets @ http://musiccitynorth.ca/home/ Classic Roots (Happy Birthday Show) & Yosh (Yashar Yosh Bashari) December 8th 2016 MCN - Music City North Soundtrack of the City Festival Nocturne Night Club 550 Queen Street West, Toronto, Ontario M5V 2B5 DOORS 9PM COVER $5 (Unless otherwise stated) WRISTBAND $30 (only available in advance) Website: http://www.classic-roots.com Facebook: hyperurl.co/nq39d6 Twitter hyperurl.co/mm4yzm Instagram : hyperurl.co/pvdz1p

DJ Shub Solo Debut Release Party

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Velvet Underground, 508 Queen Street West, Toronto

Embrace Presents DJ Shub Solo Debut Release Party

with special guests: Classic Roots, DJ Acro, Philip Rothschild & more

Velvet Underground December 2, 2016 9 pm | 19+ event

Tickets on sale Saturday, October 22 at 10 am via http://tktwb.tw/2e1VvSY, Rotate This & Soundscapes

About DJ Shub: DJ Shub, formerly of A Tribe Called Red, is a title earning DJ and award winning music producer. He lives in Fort Erie, Ontario and counts two DMC Canada DJ Championship titles (2007 and 2008), a DMC Canadian Battle for Supremacy title (2008), a Canadian Red Bull Thre3style title (2012), and a King of the Dot Canada vs. USA DJ battle win along with trophies from the JUNO Awards and the Aboriginal Peoples Choice Music Awards as some of his most notable accomplishments.

PKCD 2016 culture day: DJ Classic Roots

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Algonquins of Pikwakanagan First Nation Culture Grounds, 109 Pakwanagemag Inamo, Pikwakanagan First Nation

PKCD 2016 culture day Pikwakanagan FIRST NATION, ON

In Honor Of National Aboriginal Day the Algonquin Way Cultural Centre in Partnershop with the Algonquin of Pikwakanagan First Nation will be hosting a Cultural Day for Schools and Community

SPECIAL GUEST: GEROMINO UNITIQ CLASSIC ROOTS

Opening: 10:45am Closing: 1:45pm Guest DJ Performance: 12-1pm

Location: Algonquins of Pikwakanagan First Nation Culture Grounds 109 Pakwanagemag Inamo, Pikwakanagan First Nation

Night Shift Sessions vol 2

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Stirling Room, 16 Trinity Street, Toronto, ON M5A 3C4

Friday April 15th, renowned DJs Classic Roots and Tekneeq (Bass Crimes Entertainment) will be throwing down epic deep and tech house sets that will keep you moving all night long. Join us inside the sexy and luxurious Stirling Room night club for an unforgettable night of great music and imcredible vibes.

NYE 2016 IN #DOWNTOWNPA | DECEMBER 31ST AT CROCKS

Crocks, Thunder Bay 16 Cumberland St s., Thunder Bay, Ontario P7B2T2, Thunder Bay

LOFFREDO & ASSOCIATES - H.I.T MANAGEMENT PRESENTS

NYE IN #DOWNTOWNPA THURSDAY DECEMBER 31ST, 2015

FEATURING: CLASSIC ROOTS ROGUE ELATY

SPINNING THE HOTTEST ELECTRO, HOUSE, HIP HOP, TOP 40, REGGAE AND CLUB REMIXES.

PARTY FAVOURS + PARTY TILL 3AM CROCKS - 16 CUMBERLAND ST S.

$10 TICKETS AVAILABLE AT: RAINBOW ON BAY EXTREME PITA RENAISSANCE CAFE ESPRESSO JOYA ONLINE AT WWW.NEWYEARSEVETBAY.COM

Pow-wow Electro Bounce

Lakeview School, 18 Lakeview Drive, M'Chigeeng First Nation, Mantoulin Island

M'Chigeeng Presents: Pow-wow Electro Bounce CLASSIC ROOTS With Special Guest THE OUTERSPACERZ ....plus other local talent, Free Admission, Fundraising Canteen.

Live Free Live Righteous

Fort William Historical Park, 1350 King Rd, Thunder Bay

On Sunday, August 23rd 2015, Lac des Mille Lacs First Nation will have the opportunity to present the following electronic music artists as the lineup for “Live Free Live Righteous”:

A Tribe Called Red Keys N Krates Sydney Blu D.O.D. Classic Roots Blacksheep

The show will take place at the Fort William Historical Park with doors opening at 4:00 P.M., with the show to be completed at approximately 11:00 P.M.

Parking will be available at the Fort William Historical Park. The parking fee is $2.00 with the proceeds going to support the Metis Nation of Ontario.

There will be several food and beverage vendors selling food and drinks for the attendees. The ‘Outland’ tent will be selling refreshments with the proceeds going to support a local social advocacy group.

This is a non-alcoholic event. There is not an age requirement for attendance. Admission is free.

Shuttle Service will be available between the Fort William Historical Park and the Arthur Street Marketplace Mall (1100 Arthur St. W.) Just park your vehicle or meet up in the Thunder Bay Mall parking lot and Iron Range bus service will transport you and your friends to the show. The shuttle will run prior to, during, and after the show.

Aboriginal Pavilion - Pan Am Games

Fort York Historic Site's Garrison Common grounds, 250 Fort York Blvd, Toronto

LINEUP: Classic Roots Reyes Poetry & Sacramento Knoxx Lido Pimienta A Tribe Called Red

The Aboriginal Pavilion's concert series runs from July 17th 26th at the Fort York Historic Site's Garrison Common grounds (250 Fort York Blvd, Toronto). All events are FREE admission. For the full Aboriginal Pavilion schedule and more information please visit: alppavilion.ca and follow @alp_pavilion

FREE

Jun5

Classic Roots

Royal Ontario Museum

Tickets available at the door. Doors open at 7 PM.

Adults $15 | Students & Seniors $13 | ROM Members FREE.

VIRUS

Lilly Lounge, 656 College Street, Toronto, ON

10:00PM - 3:00AM

19+ I.D A MUST $10 ALL NIGHT

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MORE T.B.A

☣ CLASSIC ROOTS ☣ ( A K Management ) https://www.facebook.com/OfficialClassicRoots

☣ REMEDY ☣ ( DnB Hive | F.A.M | Forward DnB ) https://www.facebook.com/RemedyToronto

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MORE T.B.A

☣ CODE RED ☣ ( Image Muzik ) https://www.facebook.com/MylesBendeth.CodeRed

☣ TRU TROOPA ☣ ( Forward DnB ) https://www.facebook.com/shane.troopa

☣ VODDEN ☣ ( DnB Hive | F.A.M | Sound Solution ) https://www.facebook.com/VoddenDNB

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DRUM & BASS WILL NEVER DIE!

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Follow, Like, Listen, or Share! http://facebook.com/DnBHive http://dnbhivetoronto.com/ http://t.co/mzjJFnTrat http://soundcloud.com/dnb-hive

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10 Age limit: 19+

===THE BEAUTIFUL SOUNDS===

Black Pirates Pub , 215 Red River Rd , Thunder Bay

===THE BEAUTIFUL SOUNDS=== -CLASSIC ROOTS- www.classic-roots.com www.soundcloud.com/classicroots Friday March 20th @ Black Pirates Pub (215 Red River Road) Doors 10pm | $5 | 19+ Featuring: Miss Temperance: https://soundcloud.com/cymenstra RKill: https://soundcloud.com/rkill Lights & Atmosphere provided by: Illuminate

$5 Age limit: 19+

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