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Upcoming Events

Gig Calendar

Shown below is the upcoming entertainment at The Old Triangle Irish Alehouse in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Whilst we try to keep the musician’s calendar as accurate as possible, some acts may be altered at short notice due to scheduling conflicts.

If you have any questions please contact us at halifax@oldtriangle.com.

Feb
20
Thu
Rowdy Dow
Feb 20 @ 8:30 pm

Scott Mac Donald

Guitar, Bass, Vocals

Scott started gigging at the age of 15 – playing at dance halls in Cape Breton. Moved to Halifax in 1988 and started playing in a classic rock band. Started playing the pubs in 1992 which led to playing in a touring band (Brakin’ Tradition) through the mid to late 90’s.

Scott has also performed on numerous recordings and is a sought after fill in musician as he can play a variety of genres as well as sing lead and backing vocals.

Scott brings all his experience, plus the ability for arranging music, to Rowdy Dow.

 

Theo Macintosh

Born and raised in Glace Bay, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Theo has spent years lending his talent to various groups as a guitarist, pianist, and vocalist.  After studying music at St. Francis Xavier University, Theo became a founding member of Abbey Road – Tribute To The Beatles.  Over the years, Theo has performed throughout the Maritimes, sharing the stage with many acts including The Commitments, Alan White (Yes/Lennon), Honeymoon Suite, The Beach Boys and countless local musicians.

Theo combines his Cape Breton roots, jazz training, and gigging experience to provide a tasteful, entertaining, and memorable performance

Feb
21
Fri
Travis Hatcher
Feb 21 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Travis Hatcher is a multi-instrumentalist based in Lawrencetown, Nova Scotia. Hailing originally from Labrador, Travis Hatcher is a folk/rock musician with roots in Newfoundland and an eclectic musical taste giving him a unique approach to his song writing.
Travis’ passionate vocal delivery is a staple in his performance and his lyrics have shown an innate ability for story telling – whether fiction or non. Travis’ songs are designed to ensnare the imagination and stir your emotions.
Travis not only writes and performs his own material, he travels the maritimes and plays favourites from yesterday and today and takes as many requests as he can to please listener’s from all walks of life.
Travis released “Pieces” in August 2018 and it is an important marker in his solo career. “Pieces” comprises songs which have been written, performed solo and with bands, in the time between 2011 after his last release (“Pretty Fire”) and the recording of “Pieces”. “Pieces” is an audio reminder of the journey of many miles in the past 7-8 years of his life.
Rowdy Dow
Feb 21 @ 9:00 pm
 
scott 1Scott Mac Donald
Guitar, Bass, Vocals
Scott started gigging at the age of 15 – playing at dance halls in Cape Breton. Moved to Halifax in 1988 and started playing in a classic rock band. Started playing the pubs in 1992 which led to playing in a touring band (Brakin’ Tradition) through the mid to late 90’s.
Scott has also performed on numerous recordings and is a sought after fill in musician as he can play a variety of genres as well as sing lead and backing vocals.
Scott brings all his experience, plus the ability for arranging music, to Rowdy Dow.
Theo Macintosh
 
Born and raised in Glace Bay, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Theo has spent years lending his talent to various groups as a guitarist, pianist, and vocalist.  After studying music at St. Francis Xavier University, Theo became a founding member of Abbey Road – Tribute To The Beatles.  Over the years, Theo has performed throughout the Maritimes, sharing the stage with many acts including The Commitments, Alan White (Yes/Lennon), Honeymoon Suite, The Beach Boys and countless local musicians.
Theo combines his Cape Breton roots, jazz training, and gigging experience to provide a tasteful, entertaining, and memorable performance
Feb
22
Sat
Mike Lloyd
Feb 22 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Michael Lloyd, originally from Sydney Mines, NS, has been entertaining crowds and playing as a professional musician since the age of 14.

Michael’s vocal and guitar style was heavily inspired by the classic / old country although his favourite guitar players were from 80s rock bands. Despite these influences, the first band that he was a long time part of was a Celtic band.

 

. As a freelance/session musician, Michael has been able to play with some great artists such as Bruce Guthro, JoJo Mason, Jason Price and is an active member in a one of Halifax’s favourite cover bands, Merimac.

Having over 300 songs in his repertoire, Michael is bound to please a crowd of any age. Putting a quarter in the jukebox has never been easier! With a captivating performance, Michael leaves the stage with you always wanting more.

Rowdy Dow
Feb 22 @ 9:00 pm
 
scott 1Scott Mac Donald
Guitar, Bass, Vocals
Scott started gigging at the age of 15 – playing at dance halls in Cape Breton. Moved to Halifax in 1988 and started playing in a classic rock band. Started playing the pubs in 1992 which led to playing in a touring band (Brakin’ Tradition) through the mid to late 90’s.
Scott has also performed on numerous recordings and is a sought after fill in musician as he can play a variety of genres as well as sing lead and backing vocals.
Scott brings all his experience, plus the ability for arranging music, to Rowdy Dow.
Theo Macintosh
 
Born and raised in Glace Bay, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Theo has spent years lending his talent to various groups as a guitarist, pianist, and vocalist.  After studying music at St. Francis Xavier University, Theo became a founding member of Abbey Road – Tribute To The Beatles.  Over the years, Theo has performed throughout the Maritimes, sharing the stage with many acts including The Commitments, Alan White (Yes/Lennon), Honeymoon Suite, The Beach Boys and countless local musicians.
Theo combines his Cape Breton roots, jazz training, and gigging experience to provide a tasteful, entertaining, and memorable performance
Feb
23
Sun
Tristan Legg
Feb 23 @ 7:30 pm

 

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Tristan is a well know musician based out of Halifax, Nova Scotia. Known for his rich, powerful voice, strong acoustic guitar playing and outgoing personality on stage, he is a captivation act to catch.
Growing up in the Musquodoboit valley, Tristan was influenced deeply by the albums his parents had of British & American rock and folk artists.
Steeped in the love of the blues and traditional music, Tristan has developed his own style of playing and writing songs that has a new but familiar feeling to them. Tristan has had the honour & privilege to share and play the stage  with many great artists over the past years with such members from the Gig Dogs, McGinty, Evans & Doherty, Bruce Timmins, Fleur Mainville & Dave MacIssac. 

Feb
24
Mon
Dave MacIsaac & Louis Benoit
Feb 24 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Two of the finest instrumentalists ever to come out of Nova Scotia – these are the guys the musicians come out to see. Equally versatile on guitars and fiddles, Dave & Louis will keep you entertained all evening long. A recent TripAdvisor review put it best “The most fun you can have in Halifax on a Monday night” or any night , for that matter.

 

Feb
25
Tue
Open Sesuin with Glenn Coolen & Colin Carrigan
Feb 25 @ 7:30 pm

This is a traditional Irish Seisun, where traditional players come together to entertain themselves and others. Presented weekly by Propeller Brewing Company, we invite you to join Glenn & Colin and their friends for a great night of tunes. And you never know who might drop by to sit in! Trad players are welcome!

Quiz Night in the Seanchai
Feb 25 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Join QuizMaestro Brian MacKay as he tests your knowledge on current events and other topics at The Old T Quiz Night. Sponsored by Propeller Brewing.

With sweet prizes and drink specials that run from 8pm until 11pm, the bar fills up quickly with groups of friends forming their teams. DOn’t worry if you’re late, we have three rounds, and three chances to win! Special Pricing on Propeller Products from 8-11pm. 

Pints : $6.00
1/2 Pints: $4.00


How the game works:

– The evening is directed by our illustrious trivia host. He explains everything before things get going so the show runs smoothly.

– You can form a group and play as a team or you can fly solo and keep all the glory for yourself.

– Pick up an answer sheet and a writing tool from the front of the room.

– There are three rounds.

– Each round consists of twenty questions.

– At the end of each round you submit your answer sheet. The answers are assessed and a winner is announced.

– If you find that you haven’t won in a while, it might be time to order another round for the team.

Feb
26
Wed
Dave Goyetche
Feb 26 @ 8:00 pm
Feb
27
Thu
Mike Lloyd Duo
Feb 27 @ 8:30 pm

Mike Lloyd

Michael Lloyd, originally from Sydney Mines, Nova Scotia, has been embarking on his musical career since the age of 10.  After getting his first guitar on Christmas of 2005, he began working effortlessly. Early on, it was inevitable that Michael would choose a career path that followed his love and passion for music.

With over 300 songs in his repertoire, Michael can keep the music rolling for as long as you need suited for any crowd. From country to Celtic to pop to blues to folk of both the old and new era, Michael can easily suit what you need for any event. With a captivating performance, Michael leaves the the stage with you always wanting more.

Feb
28
Fri
TJ Myers
Feb 28 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Mike Lloyd Trio
Feb 28 @ 9:00 pm

Dynamic. Engaging. Lively.

Michael Lloyd, originally from Sydney Mines, Nova Scotia, has been embarking on his musical career since the age of 10.  After getting his first guitar on Christmas of 2005, he began working effortlessly. Early on, it was inevitable that Michael would choose a career path that followed his love and passion for music. 

With over 300 songs in his repertoire, Michael can keep the music rolling for as long as you need suited for any crowd.

From country to Celtic to pop to blues to folk of both the old and new era, Michael can easily suit what you need for any event. With a captivating performance, Michael leaves the the stage with you always wanting more.

Feb
29
Sat
Jordan LeBlanc
Feb 29 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

 

Jordan LeBlanc took up the guitar at age 15 and started performing live by age 16. He has experience in many settings, including cover bands, original projects, acoustic duos, solo, and jazz band. He has developed a diverse repertoire, comfortable stage presence and a keen ear for improvisation over the years, making him a great choice for live session work.

Mike Lloyd Trio
Feb 29 @ 9:00 pm

Dynamic. Engaging. Lively.

Michael Lloyd, originally from Sydney Mines, Nova Scotia, has been embarking on his musical career since the age of 10.  After getting his first guitar on Christmas of 2005, he began working effortlessly. Early on, it was inevitable that Michael would choose a career path that followed his love and passion for music. 

With over 300 songs in his repertoire, Michael can keep the music rolling for as long as you need suited for any crowd.

From country to Celtic to pop to blues to folk of both the old and new era, Michael can easily suit what you need for any event. With a captivating performance, Michael leaves the the stage with you always wanting more.