OCTOBER 20, 2012
EAST KELOWNA COMMUNITY HALL
2740 East Kelowna Road
8:00 pm (doors 7:00 pm)
Hailed as one of the best live concert acts ever, UK ‘s Oysterband will performing at the East Kelowna Community Hall on October 20, 2012
Today, after recording over 30 albums, they have collaborated with the likes of Ewan MacColl, Peggy Seeger, Michelle Shocked, Spirit of the West, The Strawbs, and Kate Rusby. Also their song “When I’m Up” was a big hit for Canada’s own Great Big Sea.
Oysterband make a modern, folk-based British music, acoustic at heart, sometimes intense, sometimes rocking. Since 1978 they’ve toured in 35 countries – festivals, concerts, bars, rallies, jails. Their sound is “Music for the head, the heart & the trousers. And still improving in the bottle.” as cited on their website
It will be expected that there will be a lineup for tickets for this show/dance due to past attendance. Tickets go sale on Tuesday, October 2, 2012 at ABC Hobby & Shaver (on Dilworth),Beadiful Arts (on West Street near Pandosy),Bering Music in Kelowna and West Kelowna, and Rosie’s Grape Stop on Gray Rd in Rutland. Doors open at 7 pm and concert time is 8 pm. For more information, check out the Kelowna Folk Club’s website at www.kelownafolkclub.ca.