Good, Pinsent, Keelor Hit The Road
The two Good, Pinsent, Keelor shows we previously announced are coming up fast. Do you have your tickets yet?
Greg, along with Travis Good and Gordon Pinsent, will be taking the stages of The Glenn Gould Theatre in Toronto and the Arts & Culture Centre in St. John's this summer. Tickets are going fast, but there are still a few left for each show.
Visit the Tour page for the complete list of upcoming GPK shows and ticket links.
In the meantime, get familiar with the songs they'll be performing live by picking up a copy of the Down & Out In Upalong CD, on sale now. Then, stop by the Down & Out In Upalong site for new behind-the-scenes making-of videos, lyrics and more. And don't forget to like them on Facebook.
Upalong In St. John's
Greg, along with new cohorts Travis Good and Gordon Pinsent, will be taking their Down And Out In Upalong show to the Arts & Culture Centre in St. John's, NL, this summer. Tickets for the June 26 show are available now through the Arts & Culture Centre site. Stop by the Tour page for full details.
Presale For Good, Pinsent, Keelor At The Glen Gould Theatre!
Good, Pinsent, Keelor, Greg's new side project with Travis Good and Gordon Pinsent, will perform songs from their new album Down And Out In Upalong at the intimate Glen Gould Theatre in Toronto on June 19. Your first chance to get tickets to this very special show is today (April 11), when an exclusive presale begins at noon EDT. To take advantage of this offer, simply click here and enter the password: tremolo
It's Release Day For Down & Out In Upalong
Today's the big day for Greg! Down And Out In Upalong, from his new side project Good, Pinsent & Keelor, is out now and we've got it in the BlueRodeo.com Store. Come on by to order your copy.
Hopefully you've also got your ticket to this Thursday's NOW Talks at The Drake Underground, with Greg, Travis Good and Gordon Pinsent, as the event is now sold out! If you're attending, be sure to post your photos on Greg's Facebook page.
On April 12, Now Magazine presents Now Talks at The Drake Underground with Greg, Travis Good (of The Sadies), and actor Gordon Pinsent. The three have been working together on a music project based on Pinsent's poetry. Join host Michael Hollett as he talks with with the three creators, and hear Greg and Travis play some of the tunes and Gordon recites the poetry. Tickets are available now.
Updates on Greg’s Solo Dates
Greg’s March 6 date at Collingwood’s Historic Gayety Theatre has been rescheduled to Saturday, April 2. If you haven’t picked up your tickets yet to what’s sure to be a fantastic night of music, you can do so over here.
And don’t forget that Greg has his first solo date in some time this Saturday, March 5, at Peterborough’s The Venue. Tickets can be purchased in advance or at the door.
Travis Good from The Sadies will be accompanying Greg at both shows.
Second New Date - Presale Starts Feb 14
A second date with Greg and Travis Good from The Sadies has been confirmed! On March 6, Greg and Travis will be performing at the Historic Gayety Theatre in Collingwood, ON. Presale tickets will be available here on February 14 with the code: Be Mine. Public sale tickets will go on sale Feb 15.
On Saturday, March 5, Greg will be playing with Travis Good (from the Sadies) at The Venue in Peterborough, ON. Tickets can be purchased here.
Blue Rodeo US Tour, Album Release & Walk of Fame
Following the release of The Things We Left Behind on November 10, Blue Rodeo will make a brief trip to the US for a series of 5 dates, including two special nights in New York City: one, an acoustic performance and the other fully electric.
For a look at the complete list of shows, please visit the Blue Rodeo Tour page now. Tickets for these shows will be on sale to BlueRodeo.com members Thursday, September 17, in the BlueRodeo.com Store.
Also, Blue Rodeo was officially honoured with a Canada's Walk of Fame star on September 12. Watch the entire televised broadcast here on GlobalTV.com (the Blue Rodeo portion is the last segment).
Blue Rodeo Honoured by Canada’s Walk of Fame
Canada's Walk of Fame has just announced that one of this year's inductees is Blue Rodeo! Congratulations to Greg and the rest of the guys! Thank you to everyone who supported Blue Rodeo and cast a vote. Their names will be forever cemented into the sidewalks of Toronto’s entertainment district.
Greg will soon be making some appearances with the guys from Blue Rodeo. Check out their tour page for all the details!
Juno Songwriter's Circle
On March 29 Greg will be participating in the Juno Songwriter's Circle at the Centre in Vancouver for Performing Arts. This is an unscripted event where songwriter's take the stage to share songs, stories, and the inspiration behind their lyrics. Fellow Blue Rodeo member Jim Cuddy will also be present, along with Sarah Slean, and Hawksley Workman.
All proceeds from the event support MusiCounts, a music education charity to keep music alive in schools.
Check out Greg's tour page for more details.
Greg at the Gainey Family and Friends Concert
The second Gainey Family and Friends Concert will be held at Showplace Performance Centre in Peterborough,ON March 15.
Proceeds go to the Gainey Foundation, helping young people in educational, cultural and environmental pursuits.
Murray McLauchlan, Sarah Harmer, and The Sadies are a few of the other artists who will also be performing.
Greg Keelor at the Gateway Festival
You've got to catch Greg performing at the Gateway Festival in Bengough, SK on July 25. Take a look at the Events page for more details, including a link to purchase tickets. Then head over to the Blue Rodeo Discussion Boards to see what other fans have to say about this show!
Greg to team with Cuff the Duke for CBC's The Fuse
Next Tuesday, April 22, at CBC Radio's Ottawa Broadcast Centre, Greg Keelor will join Cuff the Duke for a taping of the program Fuse. If you live in the Ottawa area, you can apply for tickets to this special performance here.
There's no airtime for the show yet, but for more information on Fuse, head to the show's official site.
Jim and Greg Present at the Junos
Be sure to tune into the Juno Awards this Sunday, April 6 on CTV, to catch Jim and Greg presenting. Blue Rodeo is also up for three awards - Adult Alternative Album of the Year for Small Miracles, Group of the Year and Best Video for "C'mon."
The actual award show kicks off at 8 pm EDT with a red carpet special airing at 7pm. Who knows, maybe Jim and Greg will walk the red carpet together.
Greg to Play at the Juno Cup
This year's Juno Cup hockey game is getting a double dose of Blue Rodeo. In addition to Jim Cuddy, the Rockers team will now also feature Greg. He's just one of nine new players who will help the team's veterans attempt to crush their opposition the Greats, a team made up of past NHL players.
The fifth annual Juno Cup takes places on April 4 at Calgary's Stampede Corral. Tickets for the game are still available and all proceeds raised from the game go towards MusicCan, the Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences music education program.
Check Out Photos from Greg's Solo Shows
If you weren't able to make it out to any of Greg's 2006 solo shows be sure to stop by the BlueRodeo.com Photo Gallery and see all the fun you missed.
Happy Birthday Greg!
We hope you'll join all of us here at GregKeelor.com in wishing Greg a very Happy Birthday!
Greg at Night of the Living Ned
On Saturday, June 16, catch Greg and a ton of other talented musicians at Night of the Living Ned, a tribute to 50 years of Handsome Ned. Ned, who passed in 1987, is considered to be the grandfather of Toronto's honky tonk/rockabilly/cow-punk scene and his CKLN 88.1FM radio show was one of the first places Blue Rodeo received airplay.
This event is set to take place at the Horseshoe Tavern and in addition to the musical tribute will also feature a preview of the upcoming Handsome Ned bio-pic documentary film, a re-release of "the Name is Ned" CD and the sale of a limited-edition line of Ned t-shirts.
Greg at Toronto's Harbourfront This May
Lyrics Now Up for Gone and Seven Songs for Jim
Head over to the Music page and check out the lyrics for Greg's first two solo CDs - 1997's Gone and 2005's Seven Songs for Jim.
Greg on TV
Greg says good-bye to Celtic legend John Allan Cameron on January 2 in the TV documentary "Celtic Soul: The Life And Music Of John Allan Cameron." The shows airs at 9pm EST on Bravo and features clips of the late John Allan Cameron as well as interviews with a variety of musicians who consider John to be a major influence. For more details on the show, click here.
Greg on CBC Television
Greg will be appearing on CBC Country Canada's "Creative Block" on Friday, December 29. The show will air at 11:30am EST and again at 6pm EST. This same episode of "Creative Block" will also air on CBC Newsworld on Sunday, January 7 at 11:30am EST so that all of you non-digital users can also catch Greg's interview.
New Greg Interview Up
The December 5 edition of The Globe and Mail contains a great article that looks at the recent trend of successful Canadian bands whose members are putting out solo projects. While the piece mentions Metric, Sloan and the Barenaked Ladies, the majority of it is focused on Greg who provides some great insight into why a member of a band that's already doing great would want to release his or her own solo project. You can read the full-length article here.
Greg Merch Now On Sale
The BlueRodeo.com Store is now selling Greg Keelor merch. Show the world that you love Greg by picking up an Aphrodite Rose trucker hat or t-shirt, available for both men and women.
The 2007 BlueRodeo.com Calendar Now On Sale
Bring a bit of Greg and Blue Rodeo into your office or home with the 2007 BlueRodeo.com calendar. It's now on sale over in the BlueRodeo.com Store and is packed with great, glossy shots of the band.
Tickets Still Available For Greg's CD Release Party
The Keelor contest is now closed. Congrats to our lucky winners who will be attending Greg's CD release party tonight at Lee's Palace for free.
Tickets for tonight's show will be available at the door. Greg will be going on stage around 11pm while the Good Brothers will open at about 9:45pm.
Meet Greg On November 3!
On Friday, November 3 at 6pm, Greg will be performing an half-hour acoustic set at Toronto's Sam The Record Man (Yonge & Gould). Afterwards, he will be signing autographs and shaking hands. All in attendence at this event will be eligiable to win a an Epiphone acoustic guitar autographed by Greg himself.
Check Out The New Interact Section
GregKeelor.com is growing! We've recently added an Interact section to the site where you and other Greg Keelor fans can submit reviews of both Greg's solo albums and his solo shows. Every few days, we'll post our favourite reviews for all to read.
So if you've recently attended, or plan on attending, one of Greg's shows, be sure to stop on by the Show Review page and let us know what you thought of it.
Three More Shows Announced
Greg and the Sadies will be making stops in both Hamilton and Orillia this November. They will be playing Orillia's beautiful Opera House on November 4 and then the next night they will be in Hamilton playing at the Casbah. They will also be performing on October 26 at Finley's Irish Bar in Nelson, BC.
Ticketing details for all three of these shows will be released soon.
Tickets for Greg's CD Release Party On Sale Now
Greg will be hosting a CD release party for his new album Aphrodite Rose on Friday, November 3 at Toronto's legendary Lee's Palace. Tickets for this great night of music are on sale now over in the BlueRodeo.com Store.
Aphrodite Rose Now Released
Greg's new solo record Aphrodite Rose is officially released today! You can now pick it up at your favourite music store or order it from the BlueRodeo.com Store.
To celebrate the release of the new album, we have added a custom ecard to GregKeelor.com. Send it out to all of your friends who share the same great taste in music that you have.
And don't forget that Greg is supporting this album with a tour. He will be performing in cities across Canada with his good friends the Sadies. For more details on this tour, please see the Tour page.
Attention AOL Users
GregKeelor.com has just found out that we are on AOL's email blacklist. This means that any emails we send to AOL accounts won't reach the user's inbox.
We are working on fixing this problem. In the meantime, please do not email the site from an AOL account. If you do not have access to a non-AOL email account, please send your message to help@BlueRodeo.com. It appears that BlueRodeo.com is still on AOL's good side.
Greg To Be On Sounds Like Canada
On Thursday October 4, Greg will be appearing on CBC Radio One's morning program "Sounds Like Canada." He will be interviewed around 11am local time. To listen live or to find out the frequency of your local CBC station, click here.
Ottawa Show Now On Sale
The BlueRodeo.com Store is currently selling tickets to Greg's upcoming solo show in Ottawa. This event will take place on November 1 at Barrymore's.
Another Batch Of Presales This Friday
On Friday, September 29, the BlueRodeo.com Store will be putting three more of Greg's upcoming tour dates on presale. Here's what's going on sale when:
Calgary @ 9am MDT
Winnipeg @ 10am MDT
Kingston @ 11am PDT
More Presales Start On September 22
Four more of Greg's upcoming tour dates will go on sale on Friday, September 22. Victoria will go on sale at 9am PDT, Edmonton at 10am MDT, Regina at 11am CST and Waterloo at noon EDT.
All sales will be handled by the BlueRodeo.com Store. More details on these shows can be found over on the Tickets page.
Fall Tour Announced/Vancouver Presale on Sept. 20
Head over to the Tour page to find out if Greg's upcoming tour will be stopping near your house. He will spend most of October touring Western Canada before heading off to Ontario for a trio of dates. The BlueRodeo.com Store will be handling all of the presales for this tour with the first presale, for Greg's October 22 date in Vancouver, taking place on Wednesday, September 20 at 10am PDT. Details on presales for Greg's other dates will be posted over on the Tour page.
Aphrodite Rose Now On Presale
Greg Keelor's new solo album Aphrodite Rose is now available for presale over in the BlueRodeo.com Store. The album will hit stores on October 10 and if you preorder it before September 27 and you live in Canada, you will likely receive the CD in your mailbox on that date.
Also, everyone who orders Aphrodite Rose from the BlueRodeo.com Store before the end of October will be able to download a free bonus track by Greg. Right now the identity of this track is a mystery but its exact title, as well as instructions on how to download it, will be emailed to all purchasers in about two weeks time.
Latest Single Now on iTunes
If you're a Canadian resident, head over to iTunes and download "No Man's Land," the first single off Greg's new solo album. It's a great tune that fans of Blue Rodeo are sure to appreciate.
Greg in the News
Canadian music magazine Chart Attack has just published an online article about Greg's new solo CD Aphrodite Rose. You can check it out here.
Hello and welcome to Greg Keelor's new website.
GregKeelor.com is your one-stop site to find out the details about Greg's new solo album - Aphrodite Rose. This long-awaited record is due in stores on October 10. And yes, Greg will be supporting Aphrodite Rose with a tour. Make sure that you're among the first people to hear about those tour dates by signing up for Greg's mailing list.
For a complete track listing of the new record, please check out the discography where you can also read up on Greg's other solo releases.