Date: January 28, 2023
Time: 8:30 pm
Seating Disclaimer: To accommodate as many live music fans as possible, we offer both seats and standing room at our shows. Seats are first come, first served. We recommend arriving early if you’d like to be seated during the performance.
Dakota. A given name derived from the name of the indigenous Native American Dakota people. “It means Friend or Ally and it couldn’t have been more fitting for my best friend of almost 13 years.” Brad says. Dakota took his own life in January of 2021.
Suicide is the second leading cause of death for youth and young adults (15-34 years). In Alberta, on average we lose nearly 600 amazing humans every year.
Soon after Blue Monday, on January 28, join us at the King Eddy in Calgary as we celebrate each other and stand together for suicide prevention.
All proceeds will be going to the Thumbs Up Foundation: Thumbs Up Foundation’s purpose is to improve access to mental health care. Our vision is to establish and connect resources for those patients suffering in all areas of mental health. We want to help improve knowledge around mental health; help to create awareness for the need for systemic change(s) to the current access to care, and educate on the devastating loss that can result from these deficiencies.
Based on the last name of two ‘born and raised’ Albertan brothers, Flaysher is a CMAB Award-nominated country duo with grit in their blood harmonies. As loud and proud Albertan boys, Flaysher is known for their high-octane country songs that have been making waves. Their latest single Good For You has amassed over 150,000 streams in just the first two months.
About David Boyd Janes
Born and raised in Toronto, David Boyd Janes is being recognized as one of country music’s most promising new artists.
Sound production equipment for the King Eddy provided by PK Sound.