TAH May 1 – May 7 2017 @thesainttweets @drdischamilton @933cfmu @TourismHamilton #hamont
Kiwanis weekly BINGO /THIS AIN’T HOLLYWOOD OPEN STAGE – Sign Ups @ 8:30/GINGER ST JAMES/PITCH TALKS – 7pm /ALTOBEELAYS (record release party) with FAMILY OF THINGS & SATURN ALIEN – 9pm/NILLA with GHETTOSOCKS (appearances by LEE REED, HACHEY, MOTHER TAREKA, !KRYME WON 9pm/FLYING BUTTRESS with MEISHA & THE SPANKS plus THE SQUIDS – 8pm
MONDAY Kiwanis weekly BINGO
Come out and play BINGO – Every Monday night from 7pm – 8pm! It’s the Kiwanis weekly BINGO event supporting Hamilton East charities (aired on Cable 14). Cards are available at the bar!
TUESDAY THIS AIN’T HOLLYWOOD OPEN STAGE – Sign Ups @ 8:30
WEDNESDAY GINGER ST JAMES
Ginger St. James and the Grinders (Snowheel Slim, Justine Fischer, Greg Brisco and Ray Farrugia) are hittin’ the road Again! C’mon down to This Ain’t Hollywood for our tour send off/ help us pay for gas party! Special Guest DJ Aerlie Wild. COME ON GET HONKY TONKY!!!
THURSDAY PITCH TALKS – 7pm
Pitch Talks is a live speaker series on baseball bringing together real baseball fans and some of the brightest and creative minds in sports for meaningful and interactive conversations in bars and rock venues. We’re coming back to This Ain’t Hollywood in Hamilton with a lineup full of top baseball journalists, media, bloggers, and storytellers.
Full lineup includes:
Stephen Brunt (Sportsnet)
Jeff Blair (Sportsnet)
Mike Wilner (Sportsnet)
Ashley Docking (FNTSY Sports Network)
Arden Zwelling (Sportsnet)
Ben Nichsolson-Smith (Sportsnet)
Nick Dika (Arkells, Baseball Prospectus)
Natalie Stoberman (Homestand Sports)
Dr. Mike Sonne (Baseball Prospectus)
FRIDAY ALTOBEELAYS (record release party) with FAMILY OF THINGS & SATURN ALIEN – 9pm
Hamilton’s favourite psychedelic power funk band celebrate the release of their new album, WEAPONIZED MAGIK with an extended set. Get your copy of the album at the show!
Family of Things
Hamilton’s Family Of Things gathers elements from a range of influences, conjuring the best of many worlds and the brightest of many colours. Their energy,dynamic musicality and pop sensibility will ensure Family of Things is your next crush.
In the countless futures that Thelonious Monk manifested, Montreal’s Saturn Alien is a constant. A sinuous combination of roman debauchery and jazzfunk spank that has evolved into a generation of mutant sounds.
SATURDAY NILLA with GHETTOSOCKS (appearances by LEE REED, HACHEY, MOTHER TAREKA, !KRYME WON 9pm
This Ain’t Hollywood & Droppin’ Science Productions is proud to present the highly anticipated return of Hamiton’s favourite transient, NiLLa, performing her latest release, “Valkyrie”, along with Producer and Juno nominated microphone wrecker, Ghettosocks. It also features long time Hamilton OG favourites: Lee Reed, Hachey The MouthPEACE, Mother Tareka, and !Kryme Won – a show you definitely do not want to miss! Book your babysitters, get your shifts covered, and mark this one on your calendars now.
GHETTOSOCKS (Sipset, Droppin Science, VMNA)
JUNO nominated, MNS and ECMA winning artist returns to Hamilton for a special edition of his “Cold Sixteens Tour” of Central and Eastern Canada. Catch his latest release, “Diamonds In Ashes” available atwww.ghettosocks.com
NILLA (Sipset, Droppin Science)
2010 HMA Rap/Hip-Hop Recording of the Year winner, now Toronto-based rapper NiLLa, is currently touring her latest record “Valkyrie” produced by Ghettosocks. The album has been charting heavily on campus radio charts since it’s release in November (currently #4 Nationally), with no signs of slowing down anytime soon. This is NiLLa’s first official show back in her musical home-town of Hamilton in almost 6 years – a performance not to be missed! Listen to VALKYRIE here: www.nillamusic.com
LEE REED is a Hamilton OG and a respected veteran of the Canadian Indie HipHop scene. For over 20 years he’s been stomping stages and studios, spewing his unique brand of fiery, anti-capitalist rant-hop. From mouthpiece for the legendary punk-hop greats Warsawpack, and throughout his solo work that followed, Reed’s musical legacy remains committed to the fight for a better world; voicing intersectional anti-oppressive politics through HipHop; and soundtracking and signal-boosting the efforts of communities and organizers struggling on the frontline for social and environmental justice. His latest album, 2015’s anti-colonial/
HACHEY THE MOUTHPEACE
Hamilton’s own National Beatbox Treasure, Hachey The MouthPEACE needs no biography, for his name preceeds him and his incredible arsenal of vocal percussion. But just in case you need convincing, here are some of his most recent accomplishments:
-2015 Great North Loop Station Champion
-2013 Much Music BeatBox Champion
-2012/2015 Hamilton Music Award Winner
-2012 Hamilton Hip Hop Award Winner
Sax blasting, direct acting, flute tooting, pedal pumping MC Mother Tareka is an adopted Hamilton son. 1 part activist, 1 part musician, all parts amazing.. Tarek is musically best known as the frontman for the Hamilton Hip-Hop-fusion outfit Mother Tareka & The Rebel Funktion (formerly the Greezy Steez). Made for anti-racism, anti-homophobia, anti-transphobia, anti-sexism, anarchist, and environmentalist movements! Check his latest release, “Elephants” available at: https://
One of Hamilton’s finest turntablists, AND the 2016 Canadian National DMC Silver Champion – !Kryme Won is a pure gem in the Canadian Hip-Hop scene! With his finely tuned musical selections, scratching abilities, and an incrediblly humble nature, !Kryme Won never disappoints when he hits the decks!
SUNDAY FLYING BUTTRESS with MEISHA & THE SPANKS plus THE SQUIDS – 8pm
Flying Buttress – Band
Meisha & the Spanks
This Aint Hollywood 345 James street North during hours of operation 289 396 3911 – – online at http://www.thisainthollywood.ca