An emblematic album, embracing the tradition of the troubadour and the philosophy of the searcher, Hourglass flows with flourishes of insight and romantic imagery.
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August 31, 2017, Oakville, 8:00 pm
Pre CD Release for ‘The Hourglass’
Howard Gladstone Trio, with Laura Fernandez (vocal) and Tony Quarrington (guitar)
Location – The Moonshine Cafe, 137 Kerr St, Oakville, Ont, L6K-3A6, Canada
Phone – 905 844 2655
Map to The Moonshine Cafe
October 5, 2017, Toronto, 8:30 pm
Purchase Tickets – CD Release ‘The Hourglass’
Howard Gladstone with Full Band, including Laura Fernandez (vocals) and Tony Quarrington (guitar)
Location – Hughs Room Live, 2261 Dundas St W, Toronto, Ont, M6R 1X6, Canada
Phone – (416) 533-5483
Map to Hughs Room Live
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Howard Gladstone album release “Hourglass” + Sonic Peach Music record label launch Thursday October 5, 2017
TORONTO – Toronto singer-songwriter Howard Gladstone releases HOURGLASS – his fifth album of original contemporary folk music, with an occasional Latin accent – on Thursday, October 5th at Hugh’s Room Live, 2261 Dundas St. W. Toronto, ON. Gladstone will be accompanied by an ensemble of highly talented and creative musicians, including accomplished vocalist, pianist, songwriter Laura Fernandez and the virtuoso, fret-burning Tony Quarrington. Alongside the album release, Gladstone and co-founder Fernandez will also launch their new high-resolution record label SONIC PEACH
My first guitar was a Kent 6-string, purchased from the Eaton’s catalogue, for $10. Whatever little money I had was earned from caddying for tips on the local golf course, and prior to that, delivering newspapers. I had that guitar for a few years until I could afford $90 for a nice 6-string Spanish-made guitar.
In 1976 I was in the market for a new guitar….
New book on miscarriages of justice and devastating personal cost; Howard Gladstone’s song covers same territory
Howard Gladstone’s song Tammy (The Wheels of Justice) musically recounts the miscarriage of justice in Ontario that led to the wrongful conviction of Tammy Marquardt in 1995. A new book published in January 2017, Death in the Family, by John Chipman describes the horrifying ordeal ….
The documentary movie, “I’ll Be Me,” sensitively portrays the progress of Alzheimer’s in country singer/guitarist Glen Campbell. In spite of his ongoing mental deterioration, the fabled guitarist/country singer goes on the road to perform a nation-wide farewell tour, at the urging of his family.
I admit to a Bob Dylan addiction. NonethelessI have a mixed, uneasy reaction to the latest box set release. I want it !! I don’t want it. I’m talking about “Cutting Edge 1965-66”, the box set of 18-unreleased limited edition of 5000.
Howard Gladstone releases two new songs : “Gridlock City” and “Runaway Train”. Both are available for free download.