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Early Morning Rain The Legend of Gordon LightfootMusic :: Folk
Early Morning Rain The Legend of Gordon Lightfoot
7:30 PM
deCoste Performing Arts Centre
Early Morning Rain tells the story of Canada’s own Gordon Lightfoot. His songs are known world-wide and his remarkable career spans over half a century. Lightfoot is a legend in his own lifetime.

After 50 years of hit song making and international album sales well into the multi millions, it’s safe to say that legendary singer-songwriter Gordon Lightfoot resides atop the list of all-time greats with hits like Early Morning Rain, If you Could Read My Mind, Carefree Highway, Sundown, For Lovin’ Me, Canadian Railroad Trilogy, Ribbon of Darkness, The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald, Did She Mention My Name and Beautiful, just to name a few.

Lightfoot has recorded 20 albums, has 5 Grammy nominations, 17 Juno Awards, and earned sixteen number ones, eighteen top 10s and twenty-one top 40 hits. Other great artists who have recorded his songs include Elvis Presley, Bob Dylan, Johnny Cash, Eric Clapton, Hank Williams Jr., Judy Collins, Barbara Streisand, Peter, Paul & Mary, Glen Campbell and Toby Keith.

In 2012, Lightfoot’s legacy was further enhanced when he was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame, decorated with the Governor General’s Award and the Companion to the Order of Canada Honour of Merit.

Concession/Bar opens at 6:30 PM | Doors to auditorium open at 7:00 pm | Show starts at 7:30 pm & Bar closes till Intermission. Intermission runs roughly 15-20 minutes- Concession/Bar Opens Again at Approximately 8:20 pm.

Tickets are $35 | $32 Members and can be purchased by contacting the deCoste Box Office Monday to Friday 11:30 am – 5:00 pm at 902-485-8848 ext. 1 | 1-800-353-5338 | 99 Water Street, Pictou or online at decostecentre.ca/tickets.
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Age Group: All Ages
Venue: deCoste Performing Arts Centre
Address: 99 Water Street Pictou, Nova Scotia B0K 1H0
Phone: 902-485-8848

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