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The Taerks live session this Sunday 21 March at 9pm on Facebook & GRTR! Radio

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Are you ready for another GRTR! Sunday Sessions Live Stream Concert/Live Radio broadcast with Josh, Matt & Ryan Taerk

Josh Taerk Facebook Live/Live Radio Broadcast Sunday 21 Feb 4pm EST/9pm GMT

It’s time for another GRTR Sunday Sessions Live Stream and live radio broadcast! Tune in this Sunday at 4:00pm by clicking this link: https://www.facebook.com/getreadytorockradio

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You can also stream Josh’s lastest playlist here

Watch the January show here

JOSH TAERK covers edition live this Sunday May 31 at 9pm BST

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For this live stream we’re doing ALL COVERS with a Taerk Twist! Make sure you send in your song requests in the discussion, and tune in on Sunday May 31st to see which covers we play!

Starts at 9pm BST over on Facebook and live on Get Ready To ROCK! Radio

Also tune it at 6pm BST (repeated Thursday 10pm BST) to GRTR! Radio for the Eclectic Mix which this week is chosen by Josh.

JOSH TAERK Facebook live Sunday 17 May 9pm BST with GRTR! Radio

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My brothers and I are doing another Facebook Live / Live Radio Broadcast with Get Ready to Rock! Radio & Get Ready To Rock! Send in your song requests and questions ahead of time, and click the “ticket” link to tune in.

This week we’re supporting NHS Charities Together, Nordoff Robbins, and Canadian Red Cross! If you can, please donate through the links below:

NHS: https://www.facebook.com/donate/816539012188429/

Nordoff Robbins
: https://www.facebook.com/donate/2801209386662464/

Red Cross Canada: (LINK COMING SOON)

JOSH TAERK Facebook live gig Sunday 26 April 4pm (EST) 9pm (BST)

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I’m teaming up with GRTR! again and my brothers and I are taking over their Facebook page April 26th 4pm (EST), 9 pm (BST) for another Facebook Live Stream Concert!

If you missed the first one you can listen again on Mixcloud or watch on Facebook

FIFTY GIGS IN A DAY – BACK TO HELP ARTISTS & NORDOFF ROBBINS CHARITY

With the current coronavirus pandemic it has affected live music like never before, with artists seeing their live revenues disappear, plus the related venues all close for now and many people associated with the music industry also losing their jobs and income. Coupled with this charities have seen their fundraising diminished as we all socially distance and events are cancelled.

But it is not all doom and gloom as musicians are rapidly adapting with live streaming gigs, Q&A’s, although it will only go some way to replacing the sales from merchandise. Charities are adapting too, with Nordoff Robbins hosting various events including streamed live from their music therapists.

So I am going to ‘piggy back’ on bands/artists doing gigs to see if they will kindly promote the wonderful work of the Nordoff Robbins charity, along with of course the bands/artists kind enough to mention the charity. Plus I will also be highlighting the work of NHS Charities Together as they help support the NHS workers, their families and the volunteers.

If any band/artists (including authors!) would like to join in please feel free to contact me.

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Make Some For The NHS Just Giving page

Below are the bands/artists that have kindly joined in to date. Either by dedicating a streaming gig to Fifty Gigs In A Day/Nordoff Robbins and/or kindly mentioning Nordoff Robbins on their social media. Please visit their pages and give them a listen & support. Thank you

Tim Arnold

Bad Touch

Dandelion Charm

The Darker My Horizon

Toby Jepson (Wayward Sons)

Milton Hide

JOSH TAERK Instagram fundraiser for Food Banks Canada Sun April 12 4pm (EST)

Sunday, 4pm (EST) I’m hosting an Instagram livestream / fundraiser for #FoodBanksCanada with Ryan Taerk, Matt Taerk, Sari Taerk, and I’m also going to be playing some new songs!

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Josh Taerk plays an exclusive live session via Get Ready to ROCK!’s Facebook page on Sunday 5 April at 21:00 BST (GMT+1)

Plus Josh has kindly agreed to use the show as a fundraiser for the NHS charities appeal

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Canadian singer songwriter Josh Taerk plays an exclusive live session via Get Ready to ROCK!’s Facebook page on Sunday 5 April at 21:00 BST (GMT+1)

Josh was born in Toronto, Canada. He is an official Recording Academy/Grammy Member and his  single ‘Beautiful Tragedy’ – the title track of his 2018 album – broke into the Billboard Top 40 Pop Charts.

Max Weinberg (Rock & Roll Hall of Famer, Bruce Springsteen and The E Street Band) has called Josh, ‘the most exciting new talent I have come across in years.’ Josh and Max have worked together since 2010 when Max asked Josh to open for him and his band in South Orange, New Jersey.

Then in 2011, Josh joined Max at Summerfest in Milwaukee to pay tribute to the late Clarence Clemons of The E Street Band. In October 2017, Max once again asked Josh to join him onstage and sing ‘Thunder Road’ at The Horseshoe Tavern in Toronto, Canada.

Josh’s album Beautiful Tragedy, released in 2018, followed the EP ‘Stages’ which also garnered attention across US and UK radio stations.

Long-time supporter, GRTR! reviews and news editor, Jason Ritchie wrote: ” “Josh Taerk successfully melds a memorable melody for those who love a great hook, along with thought provoking lyrics for those who like a little substance to their musical listening.”

He adds:  “The live show is something of a first for Get Ready to ROCK! although not unique in these unusual times.  It will give readers and listeners a chance to hear a very talented contemporary singer songwriter and maybe investigate his music further now and in the future.”

The session will also be relayed via the website’s radio station.

Readers can check out several reviews by following the link below

Get Ready to ROCK! Facebook
Josh Taerk: reviews

Josh Taerk

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www.joshtaerk.com

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JARROD DICKENSON UK & Ireland tour underway

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Jarrod Dickenson is kindly taking part in Fifty Gigs In A Day 2019 and his tour is underway. He stops at Birmingham on the 8 February.

He has a new EP ‘Under A Texan Sky’ released on 8 March.