Sunday May 29th, the Linsmore Tavern (1298 Danforth Ave), is so excited to welcome back for the first time in almost 5 years, The John Findlay Band! John Findlay is one of our very favourite musicians who have played many shows over the years at the Linsmore in a number of different bands. He also held down a monthly residency in our Blues Sunday Series for about 2 years! We are so happy to welcome back to Blues Sunday and can’t wait to hear this Juno Award Nominee’s top notch guitar work!
John Findlay: Juno-nominated guitarist & vocalist brings his red-hot brand of rhythm & blues, funk and swampy jazz to Toronto nightlife. John launched his latest project at a packed Orbit Room in 2013 featuring Canadian jazz superstars Lou Pomanti, Mark Kelso & Gordon Sheard. His latest CD ‘IN2 The Spirit’ has had major radio airplay across Canada on CBC & Jazz FM.
Findlay, a veteran of the Canadian blues & jazz scene, has played with Katrina & The Waves, Blues Brother Matt “Guitar” Murphy, Marc Jordan and Sylvia Tyson to name a few. Currently musical director for the Johnny Max Band he was nominated for a Juno in 2012 as a producer & writer in the Blues & Roots category.
John Findlay will be playing the 5th Sunday of May and for those who enjoyed watching him years ago on Blues Sunday, now is your chance to catch him again! The show starts at 7pm, there’s no cover!