Gerry Barnum Trio Sat march 16th 7pm
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Gerry Barnum:Singer/ Songwriter, Bluesman:
Often described as a musician’s musician, Gerry is a seasoned and soulful artist. His songs range from tender to foot stomping and his guitar technique and harmonica playing is excellent. He performs solo and with his band.
Musical highlights include sharing the stage with some of the best in the business including Lyle Lovett, John Mayall and John Hammond. Gerry also has done many recording sessions including sessions with Michelle Wright and K.D.Lang and David Gogo.
Here’s what some people have been saying:“This guy is really good! … just knocked me out!”-John Hammond
“An excellent songwriter with a world class CD”-Jeff Weaver, CBC Radio
“Warm evocative voice, tasty guitar and even more exciting harmonica. Clever well shaped originals.”-Joseph Blake, Victoria Times Colonist
“A Grande quality as a composer; emotions that resonate with every verse”.*****Our highest rating!”-Blues & Company Magazine, France
Tom Neville:Multi-instrumentalist Tom Nevillle is a seasoned pro, recording with the likes of Juno award-winner James Keelaghan, Gerry Barnum, and Deanna Knight & the Hot Club of Mars.
Tom is a very versatile musician who often plays with a number of different musicians and has toured with Rick Scott and Nico Rhodes.
Jeffrey Randle: Lifelong musician Jeffrey Randle was born and raised in Nanaimo and became interested in music at an early age. Jeffrey gains his inspiration from many genres from Rock, blues and Regge. He went to Maui for a couple months to 'find himself' and ended up living off grid in the Nahiku jungle for about two months which is also where he wrote two more songs. After some adventure busking, on the road to Hana he got back home and formed his first band with two friends and things just grew from there.
As well as the Randle Parker band he is also involved in a great little side project. Randle is currently working on a studio album with long time musicians Gerry Barnum and Tom Neville.