Tag Archives: Gramercy Riffs

Hey Rosetta!’s Two-Night Love Affair with Toronto at Lee’s Palace

Date of show: February 23, 2010 Having just released Seeds, Newfoundland-based Hey Rosetta! sold out two nights in a row at Lee’s Palace. This band just continues to pick up speed as their fanbase just grows and grows. Seeds also marks growth for the band, as the orchestration sounds bigger and bolder, which only multiplies […]

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A Recap: buying shots for bands presents Jane’s Party, Gramercy Riffs and The Rucksack Willies at The Piston

[Note: This is Jane’s Party post-shot. Their shot was on a bit of a timer (see shot of choice below), so we couldn’t get a photo of them with the shot in hand.] Date of show: February 2, 2011 Shot of choice: flaming sambuca Despite the “snowstorm” that hit the city, there was a great […]

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Gramercy Riffs – It’s Heartbreak

Band: Gramercy Riffs Album: It’s Heartbreak Shot of choice: whiskey Gramercy Riffs released their debut full-length, It’s Heartbreak, last year. And yes, I’m a little late (or a lot late) in the game by reviewing the album now, but given that they just recently played the show we presented at the Piston, I thought it […]

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buying shots for bands presents (part deux)

buying shots for bands presents: Jane’s Party – 11:30 Gramercy Riffs – 10:30 The Rucksack Willies – 9:30 The Piston | 937 Bloor St. W. | Wednesday, February 2nd | 9PM | $5 For more details and to RSVP to the event, click here. We’re really excited to be lending our name to another show. […]

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Gramercy Riffs’ Bonavista Social Club Turns the El Mocambo into a Newfoundland Showcase

[Note: This is only 3/5 of Gramercy Riffs.] Date of show: August 27, 2010 Shot of choice: whiskey On this Friday night at the El Mocambo, every single band shared members. No band was complete and Mara Pellerin of Gramercy Riffs said this was a “pretty good representation of the St. John’s scene… everyone plays […]

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