Playing Scrabble with my father

These are his words – weak  wilt  sorrow  soul My letters could spell – death attaching to his word – atheist the horizon, a black storm front we both sense,                               lifting the hair                                                on the back of...

Morgan Davis

Morgan Davis is a solo artist, interpreting the blues with a respect for its traditions as well as writing contemporary blues. He plays electric guitar, slide guitar, and 3 string cigar-box guitar. He tours constantly and plays over 200 dates a year across North...

David Vest & Friends

David Vest tickled the ivories for an appreciative crowd at the bandshell in Waterwheel Park Sept. 7, 2021. A five-time Maple Blues Award winner, Vest has been called one of the greatest living boogie-woogie piano players, and his roots run deep. Who else has had his...

Cats Meow

Cat’s Meow returned to the Waterwheel Park stage Saturday, September 4, 2021 for a performance in the rain. This combo of veteran players brought a selection of swing, latin jazz, and more.  The deliver familiar and eclectic songs with soulful vocals and solid...
Valley Voices: The Kids of Summer

Valley Voices: The Kids of Summer

Greg Mason’s recollection of summer camp includes model airplanes, green monsters, shrieks as marshmallows fall into the campfire, and sadness that the longest days of the year, filled with adventure, scares and growing up, had to end! Look for the Cowichan...