KeyWinds Trio

The KeyWinds Trio serenaded an appreciative audience at the Water Wheel Bandshell August 15, 2021. The group members are professional musicians who perform mainly classical and romantic music. They have been playing together for several years and enjoys a strong...

South Island Rhythm Kings

The South Island Rhythm Kings took to the bandshell stage in Water Wheel Park Aug. 17, 2021 and had their fans dancing. Mike Mallon on Vocals and Harmonica, Mark Comerford on guitar, Dan Dube on Keys, Joe Spinelli on stand up base and Nick Dokter on drums.

Brandon Isaak

Brandon Isaak at the bandshell in Water Wheel Park, Chemainus, B.C., August 14, 2021 This guy lives and breathes the blues. Brandon Isaak is an authentic, heart felt roots and blues songster who always delivers the goods. Be it as his one-man band, his dynamic duo,...

Greg Bush Sextet

Renowned Nanaimo trumpeter, arranger and composer Greg Bush appeared at Waterwheel Park on Tuesday, August 10. Greg heads up a group of seasoned jazz musicians from Vancouver Island. Playing with him were Alicia Murray on drums, James Darling on piano, Tasha Adams on...

Interlude: The Soul Shakers at Water Wheel Park

The bandshell in Chemainus was quaking and shaking August 7, 2021 when the Soul Shakers launched into their particular brand of Rhythm & Blues. The group has been performing on Vancouver Island for twelve years, with powerhouse singer Joyce “The Voyce” Allensen...

Oh! Ogopogo! at Water Wheel Park

Two Great Bands in one, Oh Ogopogo and The Tower of Dudes performed at the Bandshell in Water Wheel Park, their first set a family-friendly show by Oh Ogopogo, Punk Rock For Kids. Then, after the break they came back as The Tower of Dudes, whose lively stage presence...