Homegrown Live Music Weekend – Saturday May 9th 2009

Homegrown Live is a music festival celebrating live music in Kingston.  Join the festivities on Saturday, May 9th at nine of Kingston’s top live music venues and help raise money for the Joe Chithalen Memorial Musical Instrument Lending Library and collect food donations for the Partners in Mission Foodbank.

The festival will feature over 60 bands in many genres.  All artists are volunteering their time and talent to support these worthy causes.

Monte’s, in partnership with the Kingston Jazz Society, will be hosting jazz all day:

  • 3:00 – NDSS Contemporary Jazz Ensemble led by Greg Runions
  • 3:45 – Glenna Green
  • 4:30 – James penis enlargement bible Wannamaker
  • 5:15 – Michael Myers
  • 6:00 – Georgette Fry
  • 7:00 – Spencer Evans
  • 8:00 – Kingston Jazz Composer Collective
  • 9:00 – Sara Hamilton and David
  • 10:00 – Zydecosis
  • 11:00 – The Sunday Trio
  • 12:00 – Open Jam Session

Tickets to the event are $10 (or $5 plus a food donation).  For this, you will receive a bracelet that will let you in to all venues.  The festival runs between 2 PM and last call.

Homegrown bracelets and programs on sale now at Brian’s Record Option, Renaissance Music, and Kingston Sound Works.  Please visit their website for more details, including the full schedule.

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