The building that the houses the Duncan Showroom Downstairs and Upstairs has been put up for sale ($495,000 firm)
It come with us.
We have a written lease as tenants for 3-1/2 more years with a verbal option for 5 more.....
This lease is legal only if our lease is in good standing.
We knew when we started off with nothing, we were going to need financial help to get us through and this next hurdle is one of those on the way.
We do believe what we do is needed not only in our community but as an…
Cowichan's Community Centre
131 Station Street
133 Station Street
-24 stairs to paradise-
located in the heart of downtown Duncan
'it's all about the music'
Our heart lies in the attentive audience experience and we are revered for creating and maintaining one of the finest intimate showcase venues in the local / provincial / national and international Canadian music scene for over 14 years. We do believe we have had and will continue to have a positive effect on live entertainment production standards for Canadian venues and we do trust that our endeavours are appreciated by our audiences and performers alike.
link to our live streaming
should you wish to donate the ticket price to the concerts you watch
or are just willing to donate to help keep us keep afloat in this audacious vision
there is a paypal donate button for yours and our convenience just further down this page
thank you for your generosity
RULES OF ENGAGEMENT
You enter these premises with the understanding that
-these are non-alcohol venues,
that means no alcohol allowed on premises, please...
inebriated patrons will be asked to leave
-we reserve the right to refuse entry
TO ATTENTIVE AUDIENCES
Duncan Showroom 250-748-7246 (RAIN)
Resonance is the sound of landscape. All physical bodies emit vibrations. however small. The reflection of Earth’s vibrations on our inner neural space gives birth to a microcosm of melodic and rhythmic possibilities. Exploring this space and channeling it into a message is our mission. This story, told through the music of Resonance, is a tale to remind us of our surroundings and their vital importance to our existence.
Resonance is David Velasquez Santana, Alex Campbell, and Louis Rudner. They are Based in Victoria, BC Canada and are generating their own breed of Art Jazz Rock inspired by the natural beauty of the Island they all call home. Currently the band is developing material and preparing to record their debut CD.
creating a 'live' video tonite....
do join them
SOLD OUT-The Beautiful Maladies perform the Music of Tom Waits
The Beautiful Maladies This performance will include a wide selection of Tom Waits’ music ranging from melancholy ballads to raw gospel infused blues, with the occasional trip to crazy town... Featuring: KELLY FAWCETT on guitar/vocals BROOKE MAXWELL on piano/pump organ/sax/vocals AARON WATSON on guitar/accordion/saw/harmonica/vocals MATT PEASE on drums/percussion PETER DOWSE on the bass
$28 door $25 advance
- they return for their monthly sojourn to the Showroom…
turns out it is Dean the bass player’s birthday …
2 sets tonite with special guest Clarissa Rodger opening the evening…
Tango del Domingo
John and Linda Fowler host a south island milonga every 4th Sunday of the month,
an event where tango enthusiasts gather to dance ,
where the décor and decorum suit the afternoons festivities …
$15 per person
Eugene Smith in concert
…back home to the west coast from an Ontarian Xmas, he is anxious to perform for us all… and, he does that oh so well
For The Love Of Words with host Bill Levity
if you have written words or so enjoy another’s enough to share them, this is the evening for you …
into our 11th year of presenting this monthly event …
$5 for readers -5 minute limit … $7 for others
U!9—the Teen Music Scene
by the teens, for the teens.....that means no parents or pre-teens....just teens being teens...live performances put together by the DR PM to keep you interested... those details to follow...
please to note...school out early so it was decided to start the gig earlier as well...
House & Bass (from Outer Space)-the January Edition
After an amazing night last month with our show "T'was the night after bassmas", we're really excited to bring you some more madness, and stay out a bit later while doing it!'
This months theme is based on combining old school DJs with newer names who are more grounded in some of the lesser known dance music genres, combining it all into a lineup that's guaranteed to keep feet moving and heads nodding!
JPRIME - Comox Valley | Breaks / Hip Hop https://soundcloud.com/jprime
JENNAY BADGER - Victoria | House / Trap / Breaks https://soundcloud.com/jennaybadger
MONTY - Cowichan Valley | Breaks https://www.mixcloud.com/montyhamilton98/
STAT!C - Victoria | Breaks / UK Funky / Broken Beat
BEN CHEMIKAL - Cowichan Valley | Bass House / Glitch Hop https://soundcloud.com/benchemikal
LIFTR - Cowichan Valley | Hard Dance / Hardcore https://soundcloud.com/liftrhardcanada
Tickets for the show are $20 in advanced, purchased from the front counter of the Duncan Showroom during operating hours. The Showroom generally is open every night of the week, and more info will be added with ticket options for out of town patrons!
Door price - $25
This is an all ages venue that prides itself on creating a safe and unique environment for all ages, genders and races. Drinking or drug use will not be permitted, and excessive noise outside the smoking area may result in being banned. There are many items and things to see in the showroom, we ask you be respectful and treat our treasures the way you would want to be treated.
The show starts at 8pm, and goes till 4! I can't wait to see all you beautiful people on the dance floor!
Dan MacDonald / Andy Hillhouse
Dan is a fiddler from Ironville, Cape Breton, a part of the region that had a big Irish influence, so he plays a mixture of Cape Breton and Irish style. A great, lively fiddler with a nice sense of humour too.
Andy Hillhouse on acoustic guitar plays songs that are a mix of traditional , his own, and interpretations of other songwriters.
$18 door $15 advance
Nanaimo Comedy Invades Duncan Showroom…
Peter Hudson-headlining with Andrew Mack hosting bringing on Rob Webber and Colton Turcotte and guests
over the top for Duncan? that is for you to decide ... and that is best done by being in the audience...
so buys your tickets soon I reckon...
*not for weak of heart or those easily offended enough to be a disturbance and have to be asked to leave kinda thang
$10 advance $12 door