Tag Archives: Venue Countdown

Venue Countdown #1 – The Marquee

Call it what you want, The Marquee has gone through some many name changes in the recent the years. Originally called the "Marquee Club" up until the late 2000's - as the Paragon Theatre. And than opening up again this Friday as the "Marquee Ballroom". It's also has been on the decline in recent years… Read More

Venue Countdown #1: The Marquee

There is no surprise that a unanimous vote led to The Marquee being the top ranked music venue on our site. (For the sake of the article, lets all agree to just use the name The Marquee from here on out. I know that its gone through a few different changes/names, but it's just easier… Read More

Venue Countdown #3 – The Rebecca Cohn Auditorium

We're quickly working our way to the end of the list, and clocking in at number 3 is The Rebecca Cohn Auditorium (conveniently nestled within the bosom of The Dalhousie Arts Centre). This is not the place to go if you're looking for an over-the-top flashy production ala KISS or the Rolling Stones, this is… Read More

Venue Countdown #5 – The Palace

In my opinion, this is the surprise venue on our entire list. If you were to randomly ask people to describe The Palace, most would say that it was the place where ladies in short skirts and guys in tight V-neck tee's go to "dance" while that week's DJ du jour spun the latest dance… Read More

Venue Countdown #6 – Cunard Centre

Christina Martin @ 2013 East Coast Music Awards Located on the waterfront, next to pier 21, the Cunard Centre is a large multipurpose venue used for craft shows, dog shows, wine & cheese shows, sex shows, you name it. The Cunard Centre is also used to showcase music, and what a waste it would be… Read More

Venue Countdown #7 – The Attic

Dark, dingy and smokey are just a few of the words you could use to describe the now closed venue, once known as The Attic. A regular stomping grounds for both punk and rock shows, The Attic oozed with the character best suited for the punk-rocker in all of us. Located on the top level… Read More

Venue Countdown #8 – Michaels

It's not always easy being the new kid on the block, but Michael's Bar and Grill has made it look easy. Coming out of the gates with a bang, this venue has gained a reputation for unleashing some of the most interesting and talented musicians this city has to offer. When it comes to diversity,… Read More