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March 30th Nanaimo, BC
The Queens Bill & Joel Plaskett "Solidarity Tour"
With special guest Mayhemingways
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March 31st Victoria, BC
Alix Goolden Performance Hall Bill & Joel Plaskett "Solidarity Tour"
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April 1st Vancouver, British Columbia
Vogue Theatre Bill & Joel Plaskett "Solidarity Tour"
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April 5th Waterloo/Kitchener, Ontario
Starlight Club Bill & Joel Plaskett "Solidarity Tour"
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Apt 613: Joel and Bill Plaskett Stand in Solidarity

By Christine Seguin, Apt 613

If we are lucky enough to have a loving relationship with our family, there are things we inherit from them. Whether it be a sense of place or worldview, growing up alongside these people will – for better or worse – find a way to shape our perspectives, build our characters and define our sense of place in the world. While earlier in our lives most of us will undoubtedly take their influence for granted, as we get older we all have one or two moments when we realize,

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CBC Music: Joel Plaskett chats about working with his dad this week on Backstage Pass

By Jacquie Lee, CBC Music

Backstage Pass caught up with the Plasketts from inside their Dartmouth recording studio, New Scotland Yard, where they were rehearsing songs off their first collaborative album, Solidarity. Known for his strong songwriting, this time Joel Plaskett teamed up with with his earliest musical influence, his dad, Bill Plaskett, to create an album of original songs that reflect their collective musical and personal experience over the years.

Watch as Bill and Joel tell you why it was the right time to make this album together, as they play the latest from their album.

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Kelowna Capital News: Plasketts bring unique combo to Kelowna


In support of their collaborative record Solidarity the father and son pair are hitting the road

By Kelowna Capital News

Many Canadian music fans know Joel Plaskett from his multiple JUNO Awards, nominations on the Polaris Music Prize Short List, and sold out clubs and concert halls from one side of the country to the other. But now he is sharing the spotlight with his earliest musical influence – his father Bill Plaskett.

In support of their collaborative record, Solidarity, the father and son pair are taking their new sound on the road for a string of tour dates beginning March 15 with special guests,

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WestJet Magazine: Joel Plaskett’s Guide to Dartmouth, Nova Scotia

The musician shares his favourite spots to go in his hometown

By Mandy Savoie, WestJet Magazine

Musician Joel Plaskett loves his Maritime hometown. It’s here, at his downtown studio The New Scotland Yard that he recorded his recently released album Solidarity in collaboration with his father, Bill Plaskett. When not making music in his studio or on tour, he spends time in these Dartmouth destinations.

The New Scotland Yard Emporium
“This building on Portland Street used to be an old furrier and I moved my recording studio to the back where they stored the fur coats.

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