Legendary Blues Musician Jim Byrnes will be performing at this year’s Canada Day Celebrations in Langley BC (albeit virtually). Direct from Fort Langley’s Community Hall in the heart of the village will deliver some of the hits that garnered him two Canadian Juno awards, including Best Blues/Gospel Album of the year in 1995 and Best Blues Album of the year in 2011. Byrnes, who was born and raised in St. Louis Missouri has been singing and playing a blues guitar since the age of 13. Over the years he has appeared with some of the biggest blues artists including Muddy Waters, John Lee Hooker and Robert Cray.
Along the way Byrnes has also had a notable acting career appearing in numerous TV shows and films including animated children’s TV series. He won a Leo for Best Actor in a TV Drama for his work in “Highlander” and once nominated for a Genie Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role for his work in “Harmony Cats”
Please come back to the website for further information as to his scheduled performance time.