The Union Street is proud to present, DAVE GUNNING & MARK LANG, on our stage, Friday May 5th. Doors open at 6pm and show starts at 8pm. Tickets are $30 (+fee & hst).
With a career spanning 20 years and 11 albums, folk-roots based singer-songwriter Dave Gunning has earned multiple Canadian Folk Music Awards, a Juno nomination and eight East Coast Music Awards for his well-crafted work. His album, Lift offers an honest acoustic sound that proves to be the perfect vehicle for his neatly-crafted and poetic material and gently expressive vocals.
Lift was named the #1 Canadian and international Album and his song ‘Sing It Louder’ was the most played album and song on the US Folk DJ charts (May 2016) and was recently awarded First Place Winner in the Great American Song Contest.
Mark Lang is a celebrated Australian singer/songwriter. A renowned lyricist and storyteller, he has released three critically acclaimed albums making many album of the year lists. Thrilling audiences from the main stages of Australia’s premier festivals including Bluesfest, PortFairy Folk, Splendour In The Grass… Mark was invited by legendary Canadian songwriter Ron Sexsmith on his Australian tour before launching his own immersive solo show at the National Theatre in Melbourne. Mark’s work has received extensive airplay on TripleJ, ABC and US college radio with 7 weeks in Top 100 CMJ charts. The is his Canadian debut.
“Tracks roar with Lang’s lyrical strengths on show” ★★★★ ROLLING STONE