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Event Archive - Dance to Beat Cancer!: Bill Johnson, David Vest, CURL

Sat. March 10th 2012 6:30 - 11:00 doors at 5:30 Hermann's Jazz Club (No Minors) 6:30 - 11:00 doors at 5:30
$25
Tickets at: Long & McQuade - Victoria, Pat's Pub & Brewhouse, Lyles Place, Larsen School Of Music
Presented by: Happy People Productions
ONE NIGHT – ONE VENUE – TWO GREAT SHOWS!
Dance to Beat Cancer – Keeping Abreast of the Blues – Featuring guitar wizard Bill Johnson & boogie-woogie piano pounder David Vest. You can help raise money for cancer research by dancing to some of the best blues Victoria has to offer on March 10 at Hermann’s Jazz Club, 753 View Street.

ON THE WEB: http://abreastoftheblues.shawwebspace.ca/

Bill Johnson (Acoustic Roots n Blues)

Complete Biography from Wikipedia http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bill_Johnson_(blues_musician) Bill Johnson has been playing blues for 40 years. A master guitarist, musician, and vocalist, Bill has developed his own brand of laid-back, soul-thumping blues while living on Vancouver Island. Whether on his own, or performing with his band, his... more info
Articles: CD Review for Still Blue, Still Blue CD Review

David Vest (Blues/jazz/boogie-woogie)

Maple Blues Award winner David Vest performs either solo or with his all-star band at major blues festivals and clubs. He is an authentic, Southern-bred boogie-woogie piano pounder. He backed Big Joe Turner in the '60s, toured with Jimmy T99 Nelson, Floyd Dixon and Lavelle White, and was co-leader of the legendary Paul deLay Band, sharing vocal ... more info

CURL (Original Music)

CURL is a west coast based blues band operating out of Victoria, British Columbia. CURL is a quartet featuring Helen Davies on lead vocals and guitar; Dee Cooper on keyboards and vocals; Susan Johnson on bass guitar and vocals; and, Sherry Clayton on drums and vocals. CURL has one CD for sale, All My Fault (produced in 2013 at One Ton Studio... more info
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