The Yankee Drivers play hard-driving, foot-tapping and sometimes heart-breaking bluegrass with the occasional side-excursion into the jazz or swing realms. Jeff Panko on mandolin and vocals, Robbie Kane guitar and vocals, Alan Shurman banjo and vocals and Michael Medler on bass.
David Saba is a performing singer/songwriter from Vancouver BC. Inspired
largely by the very early singer/songwriters such as Hank Williams, Buddy
Holly and Roy Orbison, then onto the Beatles, Bob Dylan and leading into
Neil young, Jackson Browne, John Prine, Carol King, Tom Petty
and many others.
His style is primarily Folk, Folk/Rock, Country/Rock, Americana and
David has spent many years continually working on his songs and his craft as
a singer / performer of those very songs. Having performed in many spots
around the Vancouver area, The North West and California David is excited
to be bringing his songs and the performance of those songs to The Beach
Store at Lummi Island for the first time Friday , June 1, 2018.
"rythum and blues, and get a little funky and some classic blues-rock tunes"
Lindsay Street plays roots music from Ireland, England, Quebec, Scandinavia, and France, as well as original compositions. Inspired by the past as well as emerging musical traditions, Lindsay Street delivers rich and varied arrangements that connect the old and the new. Lindsay Street's repertoire features creative use of accordion, guitar, violin, mandolin, bodhran, bouzouki, banjo, whistles, and other assorted instruments."
Led by the singing and songwriting of Mary von Krusenstiern,
The Broken Bow Stringband seamlessly blends original songs with traditional bluegrass material.
Band Members are:
Maryliz von Krusenstiern: guitar, vocals.
Marcel Ardans: guitar, vocals.
Kevin Fazio: banjo, vocals.
Bruce Shaw: mandolin. And, guest musicians who join us from time to time!
Inspired by the music of Django Reinhardt, we are a Gypsy jazz quartet. Our sound is a blend of vibrant energy and a bit of wistful romance. Nuages continues to build on the tradition of Reinhardt and his later incorporation of wind instruments in the Manouche jazz concept.
Katie Kuffel grew up in the Pacific Northwest, where she pursued performance and songwriting after being trained in both cello and piano. Her lyrics are steeped in nuance and tackle concepts like femininity, mental health, and the complexity of emotions. Balancing whimsy and self-awareness, playful music and thoughtful lyrics, her alt-pop/blues tone coupled with her strong, rich voice is sure to leave its mark.
Cosmic Strings is an acoustic folk/jam duo featuring Emma and Spencer Houghton. They play a style that is all their own. With influences in folk, bluegrass, rock n roll and beyond, their blissful dynamic of beautifully harmonious vocals and creatively vibrant guitar is enjoyed by audiences of all ages.