Live: Blues, Jazz & Roots with Betty Belmore, Bill Stevenson and Alan Jeffries
King's Theatre, Annapolis Royal, 209 St. George St., Annapolis Royal
BLUES, JAZZ & ROOTS (Sun. Mar. 3, 2:00pm) Belmore/Stevenson/Easley/Jeffries
BILL STEVENSON: In over 50 years as a musician, Bill recorded for Elektra Records while still in his teens, opened for the Doors, backed up John Lee Hooker, performed and recorded in bands behind some of Canada’s best loved musicians.
BETTY BELMORE: With over 45 years experience in Canada’s music industry, singer/songwriter Betty lends her soulful intimacy to a repertoire of new and old. Her voice reflects her rich, story telling heritage.
TOM EASLEY: Bassist, composer, and educator Tom Easley has earned a reputation as one of Eastern Canada’s finest jazz bassists. Two-time East Coast Music Award Winner, Maple Blues Winner and multiple award nominee, Tom co-lead the music group Hot Toddy for a decade; co-producing seven CDs and performing at major jazz and blues festivals all across Canada, Europe and the United States.
ALAN JEFFRIES has been called one of the best guitar players in Nova Scotia by the likes of JP Cormier, and his band is celebrated as one of the best Bluegrass bands in the biz. A resident of Annapolis Royal, Alan tours with David Myles and is well-known to audiences worldwide.
Tickets: (902) 532-7704 or http://bit.ly/KT_Blues_Jazz_Roots