As always there is a lot happening this week, beginning on Wednesday with two big shows.
Edmonton rockers Royal Tusk return to Lethbridge to Play Coyote Joes in support of their CD Dealbreaker. They will be joined by Regina rock band the PistolWhips.
Rock with Royal Tusk, and the PistolWhips March 1 at Coyote Joes. The show begins at 8 p.m. at Coyote Joes, March 1.
Tickets are $10 in advance, $15 at the door.
Also on Wednesday, March 1, jazz singer Ellen Doty returns to Lethbridge to play a show at Casa with Vancouver saxophonist Eli Bennett and guitarist Josh Crowhurst. She was a highlight of the Lethbridge Jazz Festival a couple years ago. Tickets for this show, which begins at 7:30 p.m. , cost $20.
There is also a lot of country music in town, which is appropriate as the PBR Bull Riding returns to the Enmax Centre, March 4 and 5.
But to get you in the mood, rising country star and Juno award winner Brett Kissel plays the Enmax Centre, March 2. He has a hit “Airwaves” on the airwaves now and in September 2016, received multiple CCMA Award wins, including trophies for Male Artist of the Year and Fans’ Choice. Tickets are $40-$59.50.
Julian Austin plays a pair of free PBR bull riding after parties at Coyote Joes, March 3 and 4.
If you like bluegrass music, the Misery Mountain Boys play the Lethbridge College Cave, Saturday, March 5 for the Lethbridge Folk Club with Charlie Ewing and Bob Blair opening the show at 8 p.m. Tickets are $25 members, $30 for invited guests.
And local country trio Hurtin return to the Owl Acoustic Lounge, March 4.