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Australia, Australia, Australia

That’s right, Australia. The Emergency is heading to the southern hemisphere to support the fabulous Augie March band. Here are the deets…

The Cold Acre Tour
With special Guests Holly Throsby & Joel Plaskett & The Emergency
Proudly Presented by

Augie March will join the Western Australian Symphony Orchestra in February for two special nights under the stars in Kings Park, Perth. These shows will launch The Cold Acre Tour, which will be the bands final Australian tour, for their critically acclaimed, and multiple ARIA nominated LP Moo, You Bloody Choir.

Award winning Canadian singer songwriter Joel Plaskett will join Augie March touring Australia for the first time with his band,

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And furthermore…

Pursuant to the earlier post about Nowhere With You topping CBC’s Radio 3 list of best songs of 2006, I must also acknowledge that the same insanely catchy single won a “Bucky” award as “most likely to become a future classic.” Our heartfelt thanks to all our pals at the Mothership for their continued support and thanks to all of you who voted for us…you know who you are…

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New Glasgow… a frog in the throat…


New Glaswegians! Joel has come down with a bug. As a result, the scheduled benefit show at the North Nova Educational Centre for tomorrow night (Thursday) has been moved – NOT CANCELLED – to Tuesday, January 16th. All ticket info and show times will remain the same…

Apologies for any inconvenience this will cause. Be there on Tuesday or be square, square, square…

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A New Year… And It's About Time…

I’ll get around to the shows in a second. Before I forget, it seems that the JPE’s Nowhere With You found itself as the Number 1 track at CBC Radio 3’s top 94 of 2006. Hey, thanks! Here are a few of the others…

1. Joel Plaskett Emergency – “Nowhere with you”
2. Malajube – “Montreal -40c”
3. Islands – “Rough Gem”
4. Cadence Weapon – “Oliver Square”
5. The Hidden Cameras – “Awoo”
6. The Stills – “Destroyer”

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