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Simply Saucer at River 16

Hamilton Music Award winners Simply Saucer was in recently rehearsing for upcoming shows. Simply Saucer has been around since the early 70s, and is currently performing as a 6 piece band featuring Glenn Milchem from Blue Rodeo on drums. Check out their recent EP, Baby Nova

Michelle Armstrong Audio Book

Michelle Armstrong is currently working on an audio version of her book “Transform” Find out more at http://www.michellearmstrong.com/

Debut single from JASCO

Local Oakville band Jasco have been in the studio the past week weeks working on an EP. Be sure to check out their first single Grim, out now!

https://www.facebook.com/Jascotheband/

 

DJ Keener and Jason Small from Education Through Media In Studio

Education Through Media came through the studio to film an interview with DJ Keener. ETM is a registered non-profit organization that empowers at-risk youth through the arts.

Visit their website (educationthroughmedia.org) for more information and to learn how to help!

Cooking Channel’s Roger Mooking In Studio For ‘Man Fire Food’

 

“Man Fire Food features the inventive ways people cook with fire.  From small campfires to creative custom-made grills and smokers, we visit home cooks, pit masters and chefs who are fascinated by fire and food.  The smoke signals take host Roger Mooking to Hawaii, wine country in Northern California, New England and the great American […]

Soundtoken EP Recorded At River 16!

The local youngsters in rock band Soundtoken have recently recorded an EP at River 16. In 2013, they won the Glenburnie talent show award, the prize of which was in the form of studio time. They spent the last year working on writing and fine-tuning a handful of songs.

The band’s story originates with Dylan Joshi and […]

Ginger St. James Nominated For 2 Hamilton Music Awards

Ginger St. James has been nominated for both Female Artist of the Year and Alt-Country Recording of the Year awards for the upcoming 2015 Hamilton Music Awards, taking place this year at the Dofasco Centre for the Arts. Since 1995, the nationally broadcast music awards show, industry awards show, festival, conference and Rising Star Search has grown significantly.

We […]

Glen Morris & the New Generation of Vintage-Style Guitar Amplifiers

Glen Morris was back in River 16 recently to demonstrate another custom amp designed specifically for the studio.

 

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Randy Bachman Records Interview At River 16

River 16 had the honour of having rock music legend Randy Bachman (BTO, The Guess Who) in the studio recording a radio interview promoting his new album Heavy Blues.

Pre-order the album here.

Damien Rattler

Damien Rattler & the Electric Soul Circus has finished recording and mixing their debut EP at the studio. The sextet plays an exciting blend of blues, funk and rock. The Rattlers’ sound is made complete with wailing guitar and organ solos, explosive horns, howling, near-growling lead vocals, all kept tightly sealed in the pocket by […]