March 11-private function
March 18-private function
April 21-Lockwood Band at Champz on St. Clair. 9:30 start-no cover!
May 19-CK Guitar Summit at the Chatham Capitol Theatre-start time 8:00 PM. This event will feature some of the area’s finest guitarists ( and CK has a wealth of fine guitarists!). Each act features a guitarist who either lives here now or was from here originally. I’ll be playing with guitarist/vocalist Paul Langille, with whom we made the semi-finals at the International Blues Challenge in Memphis-an event that features 260 acts from around the world and just about every state in the union! Also featured will be acclaimed session musician Mike Francis-a man who spent 35 years as a first call studio player in Toronto -and the Moondog Howlers, a local Blues Band with a new CD (featuring guitarist Aug Polowick). Rounding out the evening is country artist Tanya Marie Harris, who’s band features Tony Bandoni, one of the country’s best country guitarists. This will be a great show!!! tickets $35. through the Capitol Theatre.
June 2 & 3-I’ll be with Jaimee Paul, Leif Shires, Mark Wolfe and Chris Borshuk at Rossini’s Restaurant-this will be Jaimee and Leif’s first Canadian show in quite some time! The CD I did in 2011 with Jaimee (Common Ground) has been heard in 45 countries-details to follow.
June 11-private function at the Bradley Centre (solo guitar)
June 22-House concert in Wallaceburg-I’ll be with Paul Langille-details to follow
July 8 – Chatham Rib Fest-Langille & Lockwood-we play from 5:30-7:00 PM-looking forward to playing in Tecumseh park (and having some ribs after the show)
July 15-Lighthouse Blues Festival with Paul Langille- We’ll be playing the Bruce Power Stage (the Gazebo) in Victoria Park, Kincardine starting at 12:00 noon
July 16-House concert at Elio’s in Amherstburg with Paul Langille (2:00-5:00 PM)
July 22-I’ll be doing a restaurant gig at Mario’s in Windsor filling in for Ray Manzerolle.7:00-10:00 PM
July 28-The Lockwood Band will be at Champz in Chatham-9:30 start till 1:00 AM
July 29-Shrewsbury Blues & Rib Fest-I’ll be with Paul Langille. Other artists include Monkey Junk, Robb Sharp & Lit’l Chicago, Moondog Howlers and Blackburn. We start at 3:00 PM. We’re on first so come early!!
Aug. 5-London Rib Fest-Langille & Lockwood-5:30-7:00 PM
Aug. 18-Leamington Sip & Savour-I’ll be playing a solo guitar concert starting at 6:30 PM at the Marina/Dock at the end of Erie St. in Leamington
Aug. 20-with Paul Langille at Springbank Park in London-details to follow
Aug. 20-Wortley Jazz & Blues Fest in London with Paul Langille
Sept. 3-Buxton reunion with an all-star band. Details to come!
Sept. 8-fundraiser for United Way at Kent 1874- I’ll be playing the dinner from 5:00-6:00 PM
Sept. 9-solo Classical & Jazz guitar for a private function