Contact Us

Close

Contact Us

    Loading Events

    Jennis at ANAF in Guelph

    • This event has passed.

    June 4, 2016 @ 8:00 pm

    Jennis at ANAF in Guelph

    8pm
    Admission: $15
    Look & listen here: http://www.jennis.ca

    Jennis will unveil some new material as we warm up for our first Western-Canada tour. Come join us for some groovy vibes!

    “I’ve seen lots of bands over the past 40 years, everyone from the Rolling Stones and Pink Floyd to Merle, Haggard and Lisa Minnelli — and I have to say that watching Jennis perform was truly one of the best musical experiences I have ever had.”
    ~ Bruce Boucher
    President, Kingston Blues Society

    “What do you get when you combine some talented songwriting, warm, rich vocals along with a resophonic guitar, cello, jaw harp and even a didgeridoo? A unique and impressive blend of folk, roots and bluesy sounds served up as a fine, entertaining evening of Jennis music.”
    ~ Debra Thornington
    Director, Ottawa Blues Society
    Chair & Host of DAWG’ON BLUES, 101.9 DAWG FM

    Toronto Blues Society 2015 Talent Search Finalists
    http://www.jennis.ca/

    The Banjo Mechanics began in 1995 when Ian Pattison and Lewis Melville laid their banjos down on the highway and successfully subdued a herd of stampeding tractor-trailers. A recorded version of the event was included in the DROG “Truck Songs” compilation.

    The playing didn’t stop there… In 2001, Ian and Lewis performed open-heart surgery on the 5-string with an assortment of power tools (many early morning jam sessions) and released an audio recording of the operation known as ‘Workitis’. Since then, the Banjo Mechanics have continued to be Canadian Banjo prospectors and as of 2014 released their first full-length album, ‘JLP’. For more information visit: http://www.pattisonstringedinstruments.com/banjo-mechanics

    Details

    Date:
    June 4, 2016
    Time:
    8:00 pm

    Organizer

    Jennis
    View Organizer Website

    Venue

    Sponsors

    Sponsors