Live music is alive and well at the Errington Hall this coming season.
According to a news release issued by Valerie Dare, the hall is presenting the best folk, roots, pop, and world music artists from British Columbia and beyond. The Hall will welcome back to the stage ukulele master Jame Hill, Maritime multi instrumentalist JP Cormier, swinging Gypsy jazz quintet Van Django, banjo maestro Jayme Stone with the Lomax Project and hall favourite Cary Comeau and the Voodoo Allstars.
New to the stage are the Patrick Watson Band (sold-out), the good time reggae and world beat stylings of the John Welsh Band, The Celtic-latin grooves of The Paperboys, and folk icon David Francey with his trio.
West coast folk duo The Chimney Swallows featuring Corwin Fox will be opened by Westerly (sisters Fahlon and Ramiah Smith.
Silver Screen Scoundrels will provide musical accompaniment to their own original silent movies while Ontario pop singer songwriter Royal Wood will “own the stage.”
You can get tickets at the Errington General Store, Cranky Dog Music in Parksville and Heaven on Earth in Qualicum Beach.
Ticket sales vary depending on the concert. Most concerts take place Saturday nights at 8 p.m.
The Errington War Memorial Hall is located at 1390 Errington Road. For more information visit www.erringtonhall.bc.ca.
—Submitted By Valerie Dare