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104, 2021

SURGING FORWARD INTO SPRINGTIME

Big City Productions is situated within the unceded territories of the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish) and səl̓ilwətaɁɬ (Tsleil-Waututh) nations.

New Eventually Brothers Album 

The Ancient Art of Weaving, the third Eventually Brothers album, is out now. […]

1802, 2021

FEBRUARY FELICITATIONS!

Big City Productions is situated within the unceded territories of the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish) and səl̓ilwətaɁɬ (Tsleil-Waututh) nations.

New Eventually Brothers Album 

The Ancient Art of Weaving is the title of the new Eventually Brothers album, which is […]

1912, 2020

SEASON’S GREETINGS

Big City Productions is situated within the unceded territories of the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish) and səl̓ilwətaɁɬ (Tsleil-Waututh) nations.

’Tis the season – and that can mean any number of things including, but not limited to, Yuletide, Day […]

2011, 2020

NOVEMBER 2020: STILL PLUGGING AWAY

Big City Productions is situated within the unceded territories of the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish) and səl̓ilwətaɁɬ (Tsleil-Waututh) nations.

HERE’S THE NEWS!
STANDING TALL – DOCUMENTARY FILM
Standing Tall – Vancouver Stories of the 2020 Pandemic was […]

209, 2020

SEPTEMBER 2020: SOCIALLY DISTANCED CREATIVITY

Big City Productions is situated within the unceded territories of the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish) and səl̓ilwətaɁɬ (Tsleil-Waututh) nations.

HERE’S THE NEWS!
THE CUCKOO GENE BY CHRONOLORD
Many thanks to Xavier Boscher from La Musique dans la […]

1207, 2020

JULY 2020: CONTINUED VIRTUAL PROPINQUITY

Big City Productions is situated within the unceded territories of the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish) and səl̓ilwətaɁɬ (Tsleil-Waututh) nations.

Black Lives Matter
“There comes a time when people get tired of being pushed out […]

3004, 2020

WELCOME IN THE MAY BUT STAY SAFE AND STAY WELL!

Big City Productions is situated within the unceded territories of the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish) and səl̓ilwətaɁɬ (Tsleil-Waututh) nations.

Here we are in the midst of an unprecedented pandemic. We […]

1603, 2020

MARCH ROARS IN TO THE SOUND OF THE CUCKOO

Big City Productions is situated within the unceded territories of the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish) and səl̓ilwətaɁɬ (Tsleil-Waututh) nations.

The Cuckoo Gene by Chronolord
Reviews
There’s a lovely review of The […]

3101, 2020

SCI FI CONCEPT ALBUM ‘THE CUCKOO GENE’ OUT NOW!

Big City Productions is situated within the unceded territories of the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish) and səl̓ilwətaɁɬ (Tsleil-Waututh) nations.

A BRAND NEW SCIENCE FICTION CONCEPT ALBUM

RELEASE DATE – JANUARY 31ST 2020   […]

1812, 2019

SEASON’S GREETINGS AND 2019 IN REVIEW

2019 IN REVIEW
We wish you all the best for the festive season and the happiest of New Years! Thanks to you all for your support in 2019. We began the year with Tim’s […]

909, 2019

THAT OLD SEPTEMBER FEELING

Hither and Yon
“That old September feeling, left over from school days, of summer passing, vacation nearly done, obligations gathering, books and football in the air … Another fall, another turned page: there was something of […]

1105, 2019

WELCOME IN THE MAYTIME NEWS

Live Shows Coming Up
Tim will be performing at L’auberge Sans Frontières in Dégagnac, France; Vancouver’s Jericho Folk Club; Mission Folk Festival and Harmony Arts Festival over the next few weeks. […]

3103, 2019

HELLO APRIL -HERE’S WHAT’S SPRINGING UP

Tim Readman in Concert in Mission BC
We are looking forward to being back in Mission – home of the finest folk festival in the known world – for this concert at 7 pm […]

1501, 2019

JANUARY UPDATE AND FEBRUARY GIGS

February Gigs

Tim is very pleased to be doing a couple of shows with his friends Vostok in February. See below for details and the official blurb:

ELLENWOOD CONCERT SERIES PRESENTS
VOSTOK with TIM READMAN
SATURDAY FEBRUARY 9th […]

2112, 2018

MERRY CHRISTMAS AND A HAPPY NEW YEAR

Christmas Present and Gifts

All the very best from all of us, to all of you! Tristan Fabriani is particularly happy this year as he got what he asked Santa for in the […]

2211, 2018

NOVEMBERIST NEWS AND REMEMBRANCE

Lovely Review of Fear of Drinking: Live in Zurich

Gordy the Moose presents some of his favourite new music from the submissions that have arrived in the Roots Music Canada virtual mailbox. This month’s selection includes […]

1510, 2018

ROCKAROLADOO! KID’S ALBUM COMPLETED

The latest album penned by Alan Millen and set to music by Tim and Bill Buckingham is for the wee ones and is entitled Rockaroladoo – by the Tutti-Frutti Funhouse Band. The album will be […]

907, 2018

LIVE DATES 2018

For those of you who didn’t hear the party – which was only eclipsed by the celebrations for England reaching the World Cup semi-finals – Tim retired on June 29th 2018 from his job as Executive […]

2105, 2018

NEW FEAR OF DRINKING CD: LIVE IN ZURICH

Fear of Drinking – Live in Zurich

We are delighted to follow up on our last blog with more news about Live in Zurich. The CD is now out and available […]

304, 2018

SPRINGTIME: A BRAND NEW WEBSITE, SOME OLD TREASURE FOUND

Time to Put on Your Woolly Trousers

Come on, let’s tune up the panpipes and cloven-hoof it out into the woods to do some dancing around with abandonment. Whatever your […]

1602, 2018

A BRAND NEW WEBSITE, VALENTINE’S AND WORMS

Brand New Website

The back room elite that makes up the Big City geekerati have been working with the very good people at Greystone Creative on a Brand New Tim Readman Website™. It […]

2401, 2018

HAPPY NEW YEAR – TIM READMAN’S FIRST NEWS OF 2018

Blintz Band Reunion

Tim met up with Kev Bainbridge (guitar and vocals), Ian ‘Ted’ Hay (drums) and Colin ‘Batty’ Barratt (bass) in December […]

1412, 2017

DECEMBER AND THE MID-WINTER SOLSTICE HAPPENINGS

Mid-Winter Solstice Greetings and Felicitations

We wish you all the very best for whatever it is you celebrate at this time of year. We go for a little Christmas, a wee bit of Xmas, […]

1211, 2017

NOVEMBER UPDATE – BRIGHT NEWS FOR DARK DAYS

Sci-Fi Prog Rock Project Ahoy!

Baltimore’s Andy Cooke and Tim are now busy writing songs for their Sci-Fi Prog Rock project … with the working title Cuckoo Gene. Will it have a […]

1409, 2017

September Fally Autumnal Notes

A novel and new CD from Jez Lowe

Exciting news from our old pal and Tim’s fellow County Durham boy Jez Lowe. A little bird told us he has an upcoming album of traditional songs – […]

1209, 2017

Mission and Harrison Festival Photos

More photos, courtesy of official photographer and all-round good egg, Ben Shaevitz from the 30th annual Mission Folk Music Festival in July.

Also some pics from Tim’s set with Jennie Bice at the Literary Café at The […]

909, 2017

Pub Nights at the Red Dragon

This fall we’re starting a series of musical pub nights at the Red Dragon on Main Street.

We had a great night June 16th with pub food, pub quiz and some very funny heckling! We are […]

509, 2017

Summer of Love

The psychedelic relic himself has been sending this note around to make sure nobody misses out on the fun!

“I am writing to let you know about a song Tim Readman and I collaborated on recently. It’s called The […]

109, 2017

Comedy Cares

We had great time at Comedy Cares in Port Coquitlam with Alison Ogilvie and crew. We raised a few hundred for Stroke Recovery Association of BC, Charlene Reaveley Children’s Charity and Boden Lalonde.

Tim played a couple of his own […]

1408, 2017

August 2017… and We are Still Going Blue

We continue to get a tremendous response to our request for fans to send snaps of themselves with the cover of Go Blue for us to post on social media. There’s […]

1407, 2017

Halifax Disaster – Song for Kate and Anthony

There was a nice write up in Halifax’s Chronicle Herald about Tim and Alan Millen’s song about the Halifax Disaster – ‘Song for Kate and Anthony’.

As previously reported, it is a “love among […]

1406, 2017

A natural comedian with an insightful, laugh-out-loud view of the greater world

Few folk singers, if any, communicated with an audience like Vin Garbutt. A natural comedian with an insightful, laugh-out-loud view of the greater world that he frequently toured, Garbutt […]

1405, 2017

May 2017… and We are Still Going Blue!

Wow, we’ve asked our fans to send snaps of themselves with the cover of Go Blue for us to post on social media, and they have done so, over and over!

Some of the […]

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