Thursday, January 27, 2005

Waves To Water - Benefit CD/download

Canadian Artists have come together to release a benefit CD in response to the help tsunami affected communities. Volume 2 contatins Sarah Slean's single for When Another Midnight featuring K-os. As posted before, this version was previously only available through iTunes.

Puretracks ( and partner sites are raising funds for the initiative through online sales of two album compilations featuring music by leading Canadian artists, including several new and exclusive tracks. The albums can be downloaded on Puretracks and partner sites for $10 each plus GST. All proceeds will go toward WavesToWater.
-EMI press release

Volume 1:
1. Sarah McLachlan – Shelter
2. Martha Wainwright
3. David Clayton-Thomas – Night Be Kind
4. Loreena McKennitt – Dante’s Prayer (Spanish Version)
5. Jorane – Stay
6. Shaye – Beauty
7. The Clumsy Lovers – Mercy
8. Bruce Cockburn – If A Tree Falls (Acoustic)
9. Hawksley Workman
10. Jim Belushi – Mama Don’t Allow No Guitar Playing
11. Rush – Closer to the Heart
12. Tom Cochrane – Beautiful Day
– Whither Must I Wander – We Will Still Need A Song
Volume 2:
1. Andy Stochansky – House of Gold
2. Sarah Slean featuring K-OS – When Another Midnight
3. Our Lady Peace – Imagine (live)
4. The Joel Plaskett Emergency – Extraordinary (Original Demo)
5. Stabilo – Beautiful Madness
6. The Tea Party – Oceans
7. Thornley – Mistake
8. The Marble Index – Days Seem Longer
9. Finger Eleven – Costume for a Gutterball
10. Kazzer – Focus on Tomorrow
11. The Salads – Time 4 Change (live)
12. Simple Plan – American Jesus (live)

*You can not buy purchase individual tracks for these albums

Sunday, January 23, 2005

Tour Officaly Announced

Slean's tour has now been offically announced.'s site features a list of shows and in the boutique section has a few ticket sales (done through maple music). It works out a dollar cheaper for the Toronto show compared to Ticket Master. For more details about any of the shows visit the message board as it has 2 Tour forums.

Ticket Master Canada had this as their front page today :)

Wednesday, January 12, 2005

New Shows added

Some new shows have surfaced on Ticket Master and other sites:
  • Feb 18, 2005 - Fri 8:00 PM Hamilton Place Theatre Hamilton, ON
    May be sold out, tickets currently not available on Ticketmaster

  • March 3, 2005 - Thur The Grand Theatre, Kingson, ON
    See rockstar for ticket and show info.

  • April 4, 2005 - Delta Ballroom, NF
  • Unconfirmed, source
    See this LIST for more unoffical dates on Sarah's Canadian tour.

Tuesday, January 11, 2005

Sarah Jammin' in Ottawa Friday - CBC

Sarah will be playing a free televised show in Ottawa this Friday. A new forum has been created on message board for this event. Cathy posted the following details:
We received this press release from Jammin' Downtown - here's how you can be part of the television taping:


Jan. 14th at 7:30 p.m. (doors open at 7:00pm)
The evening concert will be recorded for television and features Roxanne Potvin, Jim Bryson, Maria Hawkins and Sarah Slean.

Be part of this television special.

Join CBC/Radio-Canada for JAMMIN’ DOWNTOWN, a free musical celebration sure to warm up even the coldest winter day, on Friday, January 14th in Studio 40 of the CBC Broadcast Centre at 181 Queen Street.

The event is free but as space is limited, tickets must be reserved in advance. Call (613) 288-6545 to reserve your ticket now. The public can enter the building at 181 Queen Street.

Update, January 27th:

The video taped evening concert marked the first-ever TV production in the new Ottawa broadcast centre. The show will air March 13 at 4 p.m. in
Ottawa, and features Sarah Slean,
singer/songwriter/pianist from
Pickering, Ont.; Jim Bryson, singer/songwriter/guitarist from Ottawa;
Maria Hawkins, "Ottawa's Blues Lady"; and singer Roxanne Potvin, one of
the most promising new talents from the Ottawa area.
- source, Julian from Navy Soup