April 3, 2021, 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm | Saturday
Program Fee: $10
Program Fee Member: FREE
Enjoy this virtual performance on April 3, exclusive to select North American venues, and get access to the show for 48 hours following the premiere!
After 20 years together, this Juno nominated singer-songwriting duo - Lisa MacIsaac and Brenley MacEachern - are as much wanderers as they are musicians. It is a career filled with endless roads stretching into the horizon, winding through changing landscapes, each kilometer traveled carrying with it the promise of inspiration. Perhaps that is the secret of what has made Madison Violet such an enduring band. Because with each new town, each new venue, their curiosity grows, their love of music deepens, their desire to push musical boundaries expands.
The shared belief in themselves and their fearlessness to follow their dreams did eventually pay off and accolades and awards soon became synonymous with Madison Violet; including a Juno nomination, a Canadian Folk Music Award for Best Vocal Group Album of the Year and a Critic’s Choice Award from Country Music People’s Magazine. Their songs have been featured in the notorious music magazine MOJO’s Top 10 Playlist, and received a mass of acclaim from outlets such as the BBC, the CBC, Maverick Magazine and NPR, and have earned the duo the Grand Prize in the Maxell John Lennon Song Writing Contest (which was voted on by a panel of distinguished artists including Elton John, Tim McGraw, Black Eyed Peas, Fergie, John Legend, Enrique Iglesias and Mary J.Blige). Madison Violet were on Germany’s WDR's list of ‘Best Bands of All Time’ and with a bit of a departure from their rootsy sound, their single ‘These Ships’ was released in 2014 on one of the largest dance labels in the U.S., Ultra Records, garnering over 1,000,000 plays on Spotify. Madison Violet has 9 studio albums to their credit including the new Christmas classic “Sleigh Bells in the Snow” featuring their friend and collaborator Ron Sexsmith, singing on Frosty the Snowman.
In 2019, Madison Violet released their latest album “Everything’s Shifting”. The album is a heartfelt examination of how memory can splinter a heart, how loss shapes perspective and how sometimes, no matter how hard you try, you can’t have love without regret. It is an album to be listened to on the open road, with the windows rolled down: a love letter to their fans, from two wanderers who continue to follow the melodies wherever they lead.
How do virtual tickets work?
Purchase one ticket per household and view on your computer, laptop, tablet, etc. Ticket purchasers will be emailed an exclusive access link to the live stream automatically upon payment. Reminder emails with links will be sent on the day of.
The show will go live on Saturday, April 3 at 7:30 pm. Patrons must use their unique link to view the show. Links are valid for one device only. This means that you can switch devices throughout the evening, but you can only watch on one at a time. The show will be available on demand for 48 hours after the premiere. Use the same link to re-watch as much as you'd like!