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Event Archive - Chemainus Valley Blues Fest: Lazy Mike and Slim, CURL, David Vest, Deb Rhymer (Hunt) (Hunt), Mark Crissinger Blues Band

Sat. July 8th 2017 - Sat. July 8th 2017 Chemainus Waterwheel Park Bandshell Chemainus BC (All Ages)
12:00pm
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Two exciting days and a dozen great blues bands - the Chemainus Valley Blues Festival will be a highlight of the year on Vancouver Island for all who enjoy quality blues music.

Relax and enjoy this wonderful weekend in the beautiful surroundings of Waterwheel Park in Chemainus, beneath the great Douglas firs and giant cedars of this unique music venue. The festival is conveniently located for blues lovers from the Cowichan Valley, Duncan, Ladysmith, Nanaimo and Victoria.

Admission is by a suggested donation of $20 per day, or just $30 for the full weekend.

Bands include: David Vest, Bill Johnson, Lazy Mike & the Rockin' Recliners, Dave Harris, Shades (featuring Gene Grooms), Renovation Blues Band, Lady V & Key Krasher, Gary Preston, Mark Crissinger, Curl, and Deb Rhymer.

It's gonna be good!

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CURL (Original Music)

CURL is a west coast based blues band operating out of Victoria, British Columbia. CURL consists of Helen Davies on lead vocals and guitar; Dee Cooper on keyboards and vocals; Susan Johnson on bass guitar and vocals; and featuring Jazz Fouladianpour on guitar and Andy Okell on drums CURL has two CDs: All My Fault (produced in 2013 at One To... more info

David Vest (Blues/jazz/boogie-woogie)

David Vest is a five-time Maple Blues Award winner. He is an authentic, Southern-bred boogie-woogie piano pounder and a world-class entertainer, and his live shows are the stuff of legend. 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... more info

Deb Rhymer (Hunt)

Deb Rhymer was born and raised in Victoria making her vocalist debut at age 17 with the rock group “Hostage”. In 1997 she was singing with a band “No Fixed Address” and her love of the blues began! Known for a dynamic voice and unique bluesy style, Deb has had the opportunity to work with some of Victoria's best musicians and is one of the ... more info
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