Chase away the winter blahs with a shot of blues. Free live music happening Saturday, Jan. 21st at Royal City Studios’ first Winter Blues Day concert and open mic event.

Licensed. All ages. Free parking.

It all kicks off at 2 PM with a live performance by Lucky Dog, followed by The Dirty Riffs (RCS house band) at 3 PM. Open mic from 4-7 PM (open to all), followed by Bad Omen (7-9 PM) in their debut performance.

Don’t miss this special blues event and opportunity to support local artists and live music.

Suggested donations of $20 gratefully accepted at the door to help support RCS as a community music facility.

Royal City Studios is located at 930 Woodlawn Rd. W., Unit 1, Guelph, ON. For additional info, call (226) 314-2177 or email

If you haven’t visited Royal City Studios before or attended any of the many open mic nights, Build a Band events, or live shows, here’s a quick walkthrough of the facility.

ICYMI: Save 20% on Royal City Studios Membership (Limited Memberships Available)

  • Unlimited rehearsals for bands for 12 months for $2,000 (normally $2,500). That less than $167 per month for your band, or less than $42 per month broken out among four band members.
  • Unlimited rehearsals for an individual for 12 months for $800 (normally $1,000). That’s less than $67 per month.

Not a musician? Know someone who is? Perhaps a family member? Grab the same discount as a gift to support a band/solo artist in 2023 and help keep music alive.

Limited discount memberships available. To grab yours, email or call (226) 314-2177.