USA - UK CONNECTION
CAIN & PHILLIPS TOGETHER IN CONCERT FOR THE FIRST TIME
Expressions Arts Centre
March 22 8.00pm
Phone 04 527 2168
The Grand Hotel Courtenay Place
March 23 8.00pm
Featuring from the USA - Chris Cain – “King of the Blues”
A childhood blues star Cain’s first album “Late Night City Blues” shook the blues world. This outstanding debut project – financed on a shoestring – garnered no less than 4 “W.C.Handy” nominations and immediate international exposure.“The W.C.Handy awards is the blues world equivalent of receiving a Grammy nomination”.
And from the UK - Roy Phillips “The Voice of Peddlers”.
The voice of the international acclaimed group “The Peddlers” Roy combines his skills as a raconteur and music that has drawn critical acclaim. In his performance Roy covers some of the Peddlers hits such as “Girlie” and “Birth” to covering blues standards like “ Little Red Rooster” to the monkey’s “Last Train to Clarksville” through to Ray Charles hit version of Georgia of my Mind.