Hornby Island Blues Workshop

Upcoming Events

Tim Williams: A History of the Blues
May 4, 2 p.m. Joe King
$5 (With membership)

Tim is a 40 year veteran of the 'Roots' music scene in North America, roots which stretch back to the coffee-house scene of his native California in the mid 60's.Inspired by the Hillbilly and Western Swing music he heard as a child, Tim absorbed late Fifties Rhythm & Blues and Rock & Roll, Hawaiian and Mexican music, early Sixties Folk, and Bluegrass “like a sponge” before discovering a passion for traditional blues styles which was fueled by seeing many first generation blues musicians live during the “Blues Boom” of the mid and late Sixties.

BLUES ODYSSEY at The Sid Williams Theatre in Courtenay

Sunday, May 10th, 2014 @ 7:30 PM
$45.00 Regular

“An incredible entertainment event…. like witnessing an entire Blues festival in one amazing show.”

The Blues Odyssey is a unique stage show with a “once only” revue of blues musicians showcasing their deep individual talents through extraordinary live-jam energy. It boasts the largest blues revue in Western Canada making it the concert choice of thousands of music fans each year.

The 2014 Hornby Island Blues Odyssey brings you three hours of acclaimed blues and roots musicians at work featuring all the blues you love – Memphis, Delta, or Country; and whatever blues shake you down, be they jump, juke or barrelhouse. Don’t miss the 2014 Odyssey with a full house of headliners including :

Maureen Brown
Paul Deslauriers
Jack de Keyzer
Rick Fines
Angel Forrest
Gary Kendall
Al Lerman
Brandon Isaak
Tim Williams
Kenny "Blues Boss" Wayne

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