Today in Music History
In 1972, Paul Simon released his first solo single following his breakup with Art Garfunkel, Mother and Child Reunion. Recorded in Jamaica, it reached No. 4 on the Billboard Hot 100.
Born This Day
Red Buttons, 1919
Don Cherry, 1934
Christopher Guest, 1948
Barbara Hershey, 1948
Tim Meadows, 1961
Jennifer Jason Leigh, 1962
Laura Linney, 1964
Michael Sheen, 1969
Music 'N' Mavens: Erin Propp and Larry Roy
Rady JCC, 2 p.m. jazz and folk, inspired by Carole King, Gretchen Parlato, Jobim. Tickets $6 Rady JCC members $10 non-members.
PTE: The Dishwashers
Continues to Feb. 10., 3rd Floor Portage Place, Tickets at 204-942-5483.
Out and About
Manitoba Museum, to April 7, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; $12 and $14 or $50 per family.
Coastal Patrol: Canada's Role in War and Peacetime and Secret Agents, Spies and Moon Planes
Western Canada Aviation Museum, 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. 958 Ferry Rd. Hangar T-2.
Rumor's, opens today to Feb. 9. Regular admission: (two-for-one admission) 8 p.m., $12 at 204-488-4520 or rumorscomedyclub.com.
Cavern (112 Osborne, downstairs): Soul Nite w/ Dr. Hotbottom & The Soul Rx
Ed Cactus Lounge (691 Corydon): The New Faves
Five Fifty Five (555 South Osborne): Pop Tart with DJ Blimey Boy and Johnny Lektrik
King's Head (120 King): Comedy improv
Le Garage Cafe (166 Provencher): Open mike
Royal George Hotel (123 Regent): Transcona Troubadours
Silver Heights Restaurant (2169 Portage): Curtis Newton Band
Tavern United MTS Centre (260 Hargrave): Dave Stelter
Tavern United Transcona (826 Regent): Johnni Splash
Windsor Hotel (187 Garry): Tim Butler