December 9, 2013 Sections
Winnipeg Free Press - ONLINE EDITION
Ontario country singer Jason Blaine will kick off 10 nights of concerts at the Red River Ex Friday evening.
Blaine, who won CMT’s Project Discovery talent search program in 2002 before making his move to Nashville, will begin the concert series with special guests Small Town Pistols at 8 p.m.
Other Red River Ex musical highlights include classic rockers Trooper, which plays Sunday night, Glass Tiger on Monday, Alan Doyle of Great Big Sea on Wednesday, Nova Scotia-born country crooner George Canyon next Friday, June 21, and blues-rock guitarist Colin James on Saturday, June 22.
All concerts are free with your Red River Ex gate admission.
Here’s the full Red River Ex concert schedule:
Friday, June 14 - Jason Blaine with guests Small Town Pistols, 8 p.m.
Saturday, June 15 - Faber Drive, 8 p.m.
Sunday, June 16 - Trooper, 8 p.m.
Monday, June 17 - Glass Tiger, 8 p.m.
Tuesday, June 18 - Econoline Crush, 8 p.m.
Wednesday, June 19 - Alan Doyle, 8 p.m.
Thursday, June 20 - Classified, 8 p.m.
Friday, June 21 - George Canyon with guests Keith & Renee, 8 p.m.
Saturday, June 22 - Colin James, 8 p.m.
Sunday, June 23 - Toopy and Binoo, 2 and 4 p.m.
Updated on Wednesday, June 12, 2013 at 4:19 PM CDT:
Corrects dates for George Canyon and Colin James.