CGB all-star Darren McMullen on tour with The Rankin Family near you

Posted on November 15, 2010 by colin in Uncategorized

Let’s face it. Colin Grant Band thanks its lucky stars every day that we have our good buddy Darren McMullen onstage with us. ‘Cause it just so happens that D is one of the most  sought-after accompanists in the province, and it’s pretty cool when he gets to share tunes with others. So this month, [...]

"Fun" wins Roots/Traditional Album of the Year at the Nova Scotia Music Awards!

Posted on November 8, 2010 by colin in Uncategorized

After an action-packed weekend of tunes and giggles at Molson Canadian Nova Scotia Music Week in Yarmouth, which saw CGB showcasing at Rudder’s Brew Pub for an enthusiastic roomful of buyers and local music fans, Colin took home the award for Roots/Trad. Recording of the year at the Industry and Awards Brunch at the Rodd [...]

Show Review: Celtic Colours 2010 Tunes gu leòr

Posted on November 2, 2010 by darcy in Uncategorized

Cool article from CGB’s Celtic Colours show from the good folks at the Oak & Thorn. Here’s the link to read the arictle.

Everything Ok? EPK Video

Posted on October 10, 2010 by darcy in Uncategorized

Darcy Campbell over at Shot on Site Media just produced a EPK video for us, check it out on our new CGB youtube channel.

Celtic Colours / Fall Colours Video

Posted on October 6, 2010 by darcy in Uncategorized

Celtic Colours just released this video on their youtube channel. The tune is from Fun for the Whole Family “Jen and Anthony’s”.

A Taste of Celtic Colours hitting the road next week!

Posted on August 12, 2010 by colin in Uncategorized

Hey folks, It’s going to be an exciting end of summer for myself and four other musicians performing this year at the Celtic Colours Festival, as we take off on the road to Maine and New Hampshire for a string of gigs Aug. 20-30. We’re hoping to give you fine folks a snapshot of the Cape [...]

Eat in or take us out at Highland Heights Inn

Posted on August 12, 2010 by colin in Uncategorized

Come for supper at 5:30 at the beautiful Highland Heights Inn in Iona this Sunday for an evening of tunes with Colin, Jason MacDonald (guitar & vocals), and Adam Young (piano). Check out the Facebook event here.

CGB on NBC Portland's "207"

Posted on July 19, 2010 by colin in Uncategorized

Stopped in for a few tunes in Portland, ME on the same day as our gig in Lewiston, and got on the magic picture box. Watch 207 interview and performance of Chicago Wildlife and a new tune called Gillian Jiggs right meow

Governor's show added

Posted on July 11, 2010 by colin in Uncategorized

CGB will return home from Maine Celtic Celebration and play a final show as a part of their Summer Tear at Governor’s Pub on Thursday July 22, with special guests Buck and Kinch. $6 at the door, show starts at 11pm.

All the best, boys!

Posted on July 10, 2010 by colin in Uncategorized

After an awesome 4 years as a member of the Halifax-based band Pogey, it’s time to say goodbye and good luck to Ray, Warren, and Johnny as they forge on down new highways and byways, promoting their new release “Full Speed Ahead”, especially this weekend, as they take on the Colorado Irish Festival. Reflecting back [...]