Upcoming Dates

Saturday, November 25th, 2017

12th Annual Heart of Saturday Night Tom Waits Tribute - 8:30 pm sharp
2261 Dundas St. West
Toronto, ON M6R 1X6
CA
(416) 531-6604
Price: $25 in Advance, $30 at the door

Friday, December 15th, 2017

Super Wonder Gallery
TOAST Roast 2017 - 9 PM - 2:45 AM
584 College Street
Toronto, ON
Canada
Price: $12

Private Party

Tickets available through Aubrey at aubreyinmotion@gmail.com

Past Dates

Friday, November 3rd, 2017

The Lula Lounge
Bottomley's Jazz Trio - 7 PM
Dundas West east of Brock St
Toronto, ON
Can
Price: FREE before 8 PM

Saturday, August 26th, 2017

Fatima In The Alley
CB's BRAINFUDGE LATE NIGHTER - 1 AM to 5 AM
Rear Lane Entrance 106 Ossington Avenue
Toronto, ON
Canada
Price: $15

RAW, UNFILTERED BRAINFUDGE kicks up the jams at the legendary Lorraine's hotspot!

Saturday, August 26th, 2017

Planet Traveller Rooftop Party
BRAINFUDGE plays ROOFTOP PARTY! - 8 PM
357 College Street
Toronto, ON
Canada
(647) 352-8747
Price: FREE

Our cool and fun host Anthony from Planet Traveller is hosting his annual party

Saturday, July 8th, 2017

Donné Roberts Band - 8:15 PM
Prince George, BC
Canada
Price: FREE

Playing Bass with Donne Roberts Band

Thursday, March 30th, 2017

The Bovine Sex Club
Spring Funk Night with Brainfudge and Turbo Street Funk - 8 PM
Toronto, ON l4b3s7
CA
Price: $10

Friday, December 30th, 2016

The Lula Lounge
Chris Bottomley Jazz trio - early show tba
Dundas West east of Brock St
Toronto, ON
Can
Price: tba

Sunday, December 11th, 2016

The Lula Lounge
Lula Xmas Show - 8 PM
Dundas West east of Brock St
Toronto, ON
Can
Price: TBA

Proceeds to Daily Food Bank/Full Roster of Acts!

Thursday, September 22nd, 2016

THE PISTON
BRAINFUDGE PERFORMANCE & Birthday Bash! - 8 PM
937 Bloor Street West
Toronto
Canada
Price: $10

Monday, September 19th, 2016

The Lula Lounge
James Gray Memorial Benefit - 9 pm
Dundas West east of Brock St
Toronto, ON
Can
Price: $15

Friday, July 22nd, 2016

The Linsmore Tavern
BRAINFUDGE plays LINSMORE - 9 pm
Danforth at Greenwood
Toronto
Canada
Price: $5

Saturday, June 25th, 2016

PLANET TRAVELLER
Brainfudge plays ROOFTOP PARTY! - 8 pm
College Street Toronto
Toronto
Canada
Price: FREE

Thursday, June 23rd, 2016

Chris Bottomley, Donne Roberts, Great Bob Scott - 9 PM
890 College Street
Toronto
Canada
Price: TBA

Saturday, June 11th, 2016

OPEN TUNING FESTIVAL
Performance at Vermont Square Park - Seaton Village - 6 pm
Toronto
Canada
Price: FREE

Saturday, June 4th, 2016

The Cameron Public House
The Funkateers with Russell Leon - 10 pm
Toronto
Canada
Price: $10

THE FUNKATEERS - ODEL JOHNSON, CHRIS BOTTOMLEY, DONNE ROBERTS perform 

Thursday, May 26th, 2016

The Lula Lounge
SONIC PLATE VOLUME 1 - 9 PM
Dundas West east of Brock St
Toronto, ON
Can
Price: $10

BRAINFUDGE, ODEL JOHNSON, DONNE ROBERTS with special guests

Saturday, April 23rd, 2016

Lorraine's Cool Jazz joint
The Return of Lorraine at her Cool Jazz Joint! - Midnite
106 Osssington (Rear)
Toronto
Canada
Price: $10

BRAINFUDGE with Crispy B. Great Bob, Rich & Donne

Thursday, May 28th, 2015

The Supermarket
GRUVORIA with Chris Bottomley's Brainfudge - 9pm
Augusta St
Toronto, ON 11111
CA
Price: TBA

Saturday, November 1st, 2014

Lorraine's Cool Jazz Joint
Brainfudge Plays Lorraines - 1 AM to 5 AM
108 Ossington Avenue (Rear)
Toronto, ONtario
Canada
Price: $10

Saturday, October 18th, 2014

CHOWSTOCK - 6 pm to 11:45 pm
2261 Dundas St. West
Toronto, ON M6R 1X6
CA
(416) 531-6604
Price: $150 each, includes a three course dinner and concert

Hope to see you at Chowstock, a night of music and talk to celebrate Olivia Chow's campaign for Mayor and hear her vision for a better city.

Chowstock will feature performances by a diverse selection of Toronto musicians including Barenaked Ladies' Kevin Hearn with his wonderfully original band Thinbuckle, Eliana Cuevas 'Canada's emerging Latin Queen,' Mustafa the Poet/Thompson Egbo-Egbo duo, master jazz rock guitarist Wayne Cass, funk reggae explorer Chris Bottomley, exciting jazz vocalist Sophia Perlman and the irrepressible Shuffle Demons.

Saturday, September 27th, 2014

Planet Traveller
Playing Bass for Odel & The Funketeers at Rooftop Party - 9pm
357 College St
Toronto, Ontario
Canada
Price: Free

Sunday, September 21st, 2014

-A celebration of Canadian Broadcaster Reiner Schwartze's life- Friends, - 8pm start
2261 Dundas St. West
Toronto, ON M6R 1X6
CA
(416) 531-6604
Price: Free

Saturday, August 23rd, 2014

Playing bass for Odel & The Funketeers live at Funkengruven Festival 2014 - 4:45pm to 6pm
Blue Mountains
ON
canada
Price: Free

Monday, August 18th, 2014

The Legendary Horseshoe Tavern
2nd Annual James Gray Memorial Show - 9pm
Queen West
Toronto
Canada
Price: $12.50 in advance, $20 at the door

I'm pleased to announce the line-up for THE SECOND ANNUAL JAMES GRAY MEMORIAL SHOW at the Horseshoe Tavern on Monday, August 18, 2014! Confirmed performers include: Jim Cuddy with sons Devin Cuddy and Sam Polley, members of Blue Rodeo, NQ Arbuckle with special guest Luke Doucet, The Travellers (feat. James' dad, Jerry Gray), Hey Stella (special reunion performance feat. Lori Yates), the Gypsy Rebels, Sugarlips (aka Daniel Joseph), Chris Crispy Bottomley's Brainfudge (feat. Richard Underhill and Gerry James Scott), Marty Morin of the Tom Waits Appreciation Congregation, The Gray Brothers with The Dustbowl Daddies, and prog rock masters Druckfarben. The night will be hosted by Derek Downham of The Beauties and Bill Heffernan. Doors are at 8 pm, show starts at 8:30, tickets are $12.50 in advance and $15 at the door. All proceeds go to The Shine Group For The Advancement of Music.

Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014

The Lula Lounge
Brainfudge Trio @ Trifecta Series - 8pm start
Dundas West east of Brock St
Toronto, ON
Can
Price: $6

Thursday, March 20th, 2014

The Supermarket
Underhill for Mayor Fundraiser and Web Show at Supermarket - 7:30pm
Augusta St
Toronto, ON 11111
CA
Price: $10 Suggested Donation

It's almost spring, and great new ideas are flourishing. Join the fun and excitement of the Richard Underhill for Mayor Campaign at a night of great music and discussion at Supermarket in the heart of Kensington Market.

The music for the night will be provided by Richard Underhill - sax, Tom Walsh - trombone, Chris Crispy Bottomley of Brainfudge on bass andGerry James Scott (Great Bob) on Drums with more special guests to come.

Monday, March 17th, 2014

Duffy's
St Patrick's Day Bash - 8pm
151 High Street
Southampton, Ontario NoH 2Lo
Canada

Sunday, December 22nd, 2013

The Painted Lady
Painted Lady Annual Xmas Bash - 9pm
Ossington Avenue
Toronto, ON
Canada
Price: $15

Guest appearance with Brainfudge

Saturday, December 21st, 2013

Festival Of Lights
Festival of Lights Parade - at the solstice
Kensington Market
Toronto
Canada
Price: FREE

Playing percussion with The Kensington Horns as part of this community event.

Friday, December 20th, 2013

The Sister
Tribute to Lou Reed with Tres Bien Ensemble & guests - 9pm
Queen West
Toronto, ON
Canada

Guest appearance with Brainfudge Trio

Thursday, October 31st, 2013

The Lula Lounge
Hollyween - 9pm
Dundas West east of Brock St
Toronto, ON
Can
Price: $15 with costume, $20 at door

BRAINFUDGE TRIO unites to spread their psychedelic funk to the ghoulish masses on Halloween!

Wednesday, September 25th, 2013

CD Release - Bottomley's "Bright Eye Day" - 9pm
1585 Dundas St. West
Toronto, ON M6K 1T9
CA
416.588.0307
Price: $20 with CD

Thursday, July 11th, 2013

Chris Bottomley performs at Outdoor Film Festival - 8pm
175 Queen's Quay East
Toronto, Ontario
Can
Price: $15

Thursday, September 22nd, 2011

The Supermarket
Bottomley's 50th birthday Bash! - 9:30 pm
Augusta St
Toronto, ON 11111
CA
Price: $10

Saturday, April 30th, 2011

Lorraine's Cool Jazz Joint
Spring Funk Reverberation - Midnight
106 Ossington Avenue (Rear)
Toronto, ON
Canada
Price: $10