The Horseshoe Tavern Unveils 70th Birthday Concert Series Plans

Billy Bragg, Hollerado, and 54-40 among artists announced

The Legendary Horseshoe Tavern is set to celebrate its 70th birthday on December 6, 2017. As you would expect, the iconic Queen Street West venue has big plans to ring in the milestone.

A special series of concerts billed as Horseshoe 70th Concert Series begins Tuesday, September 26 and runs until December 31. Artists scheduled to perform in the series include Billy Bragg, Hollerado, 54-40, and Elliott Brood. Tickets go on sale Thursday, August 3.

Check out concert details below.

BILLY BRAGG (solo & electric)
DATE: Tuesday, September 26, 2017
(solo & electric – featuring Billy’s current live set with the trademark chop and clang guitar playing that we’ve all come to love)

DATE: Wednesday, September 27, 2017
(solo & electric – featuring songs from Life’s a Riot with Spy vs Spy, Brewing Up with Billy Bragg, Talking with the Taxman about Poetry)

DATE: Thursday, September 28, 2017
(solo & electric – featuring songs from Workers Playtime, Don’t Try This At Home, William Bloke)

DOA
DATE: Saturday, October 14, 2017

HOLLERADO
DATE: Thursday, October 19, 2017
DATE: Friday, October 20, 2017
DATE: Saturday, October 21, 201

THE PURSUIT OF HAPPINESS
DATE: Friday, October 27, 2017

ELLIOTT BROOD
DATE: Friday, November 3, 2017
DATE: Saturday, November 4, 2017

54-40
DATE: Wednesday, November 22, 2017
DATE: Thursday, November 23, 2017
DATE: Friday, November 24, 2017
DATE: Saturday, November 25, 2017

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