Venue: The Yurt – In Partnership with FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre Time: Saturday 11pm Category: Music City of Origin: Sackville, NB Price: Festival Pass Holders Only. LIMITED tickets available. Ticket sales will go live at 10am Wednesdsay 25 April.
(Pass holders, log in to FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre Box Office to reserve after 10am Wednedsay 25 April or call Box Office at 905-688-0722 x (3700). Website: http://juliedoiron.ca/
A rare performance by one of this era’s finest songwriters, joined by local icon Dan Romano.
Julie Doiron started playing music in 1990 with Canadian Indierock band Eric’s Trip. They were the first Canadian band to sign to Seattle’s Sub Pop Records. After the break up of the band in 1996, Julie started performing on her own. In 2001, Julie became the first Canadian to sign to Jagjaguwar records releasing 8 albums on the label.
Over the years she has had the great fortune of playing with so many wonderful musicians. Some of her collaborators include The Wooden Stars, Herman Dune, Shotgun and Jaybird, Mount Eerie, Gord Downie and the Country of Miracles , Daniel Romano and Rick White of Eric’s Trip with whom she made her three most recent albums.
Julie continues to make music . She also loves teaching yoga. She has 4 beautiful children and lives in Sackville, NB, Canada with her family.