SEPTEMBER 11-14, 2014 | JAMES STREET NORTH, HAMILTON | A FREE EVENT

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Sep 13 2014

Supercrawl After-Parties Keep the Beat Going

SUPERCRAWL AFTER-PARTIES KEEP THE BEAT GOING

If a day of wall-to-wall art, music and merriment has only left you hungry for more, Supercrawl’s Official After-Parties have you covered. In clubs and lounges across downtown, the Supercrawl action continues long after the street stages dim – and in some cases while the festival is still going strong. Official Supercrawl after-party venues Baltimore House (43 King William), Club Absinthe (38 King William) and This Ain’t Hollywood (345 James North) will electrify the night with independently curated programming that covers everything from sweaty DJ sets to talent-packed concerts. Pace yourself and plot your moves so that you can make…

Sep 11 2014

Supercrawl 2014 Kicks Off Tonight!

SUPERCRAWL 2014 KICKS OFF TONIGHT!

After months of anticipation, Supercrawl 2014 finally rolls into downtown Hamilton this weekend. Excitement is high — so much so that the party is getting started a day early with a pair of high-energy ticketed kick-off concerts — Ottawa's A Tribe Called Red and Halifax's Rich Aucoin — staged with back-to-back time slots so that fans don’t have to make an agonizing choice between favourites.   Bursting forth from Canada’s capital, native producer/DJ crew A Tribe Called Red creates a truly unique sound that is reverberating through the global electronic scene and urban club culture. Since 2010, the group –…

Sep 08 2014

GO & Supercrawl Announce Festival Train Service

GO & SUPERCRAWL ANNOUNCE FESTIVAL TRAIN SERVICE

There is plenty to do at Hamilton’s Supercrawl, and tens of thousands of people flock to the festival to enjoy it. An estimated 100,000 attended last year’s event, and with an extra day of concerts and attractions in 2014, numbers are expected to climb again. Getting around downtown Hamilton could become a challenge, but Supercrawl wants to make sure that festivalgoers have convenient options when it comes to getting here and getting around — including more GO Train service. GO Transit GO Trains on the Lakeshore West line run every 30 minutes, with bus connections between Aldershot GO Station and…

Sep 04 2014

Supercrawl Unveils New Performance & Talk Details

SUPERCRAWL UNVEILS NEW PERFORMANCE & TALK DETAILS

From fiery circus spectacle to creative urbanism and phenomenal storytelling, Supercrawl is proud to announce additional performance and programming details for the upcoming festival, running September 12-14, 2014. Circus Orange’s conceptual performances have been a consistent Supercrawl  highlight. A breathtaking blend of pyrotechnic displays, eye-popping special effects, graceful aerial artistry and gymnastic stuntwork, Circus Orange marries these complementary elements into a singular entertainment experience that stops people in their tracks. In 2012, it was their jaw-dropping Pyro Mobile. In 2013, Circus Orange featured a soaring pyrocopter, a fantastically coiffed opera singer on a hydraulic lift, a flamethrower trampoline act, and a crane-based…

Aug 28 2014

Supercrawl Now More Super: Rich Aucoin Gig Announced

SUPERCRAWL NOW MORE SUPER: RICH AUCOIN GIG ANNOUNCED

Supercrawl is thrilled to announce that Halifax indie electro-pop sensation Rich Aucoin has been added to the festival’s lineup in a special pre-festival performance at This Ain’t Hollywood (345 James St. N., Hamilton), on Thursday, September 11. Tickets are $10 advance, $12 at the show, available at Dr. Disc (20 Wilson St., Hamilton), Cheapies Records (67 King St. E., Hamilton), This Ain’t Hollywood or through thisainthollywood.ca. Since he first started touring in 2007, Rich Aucoin has become something of a cult legend. His music, infectious electronic dance pop, suggests a good time; his live show erases any doubt. Aucoin’s confetti-peppered concerts wow…

SOCIAL

Enjoying a brief break at @BaltimoreMMXI for @discographydjs and @DrDiscHamilton before our announcement. #bigbeats http://t.co/QEh17JLQU8
Less than 16 hours until our first big announcement. As a teaser, did you notice that we expanded to three days on #JamesStNorth?
RT @hamiltonweekly: SC: Someone talking about @supercrawl US: It might be a rumor? SC: #notarumor US: Are you sure? SC: IT'S #NOTARUMOR! h…
RT @CasbahHamilton: A NORTHERN CHORUS reunion THURSDAY JUNE 26 As part of #Casbah15 anniversary celebrations cc @sonicunyon @supercrawl @aa…
We’re going to see #Supercrawl2013 alumni #SpeedyOrtiz and @_sensei_music tonight at @CasbahHamilton. See you there!
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