CBS Presents- Ezra Lee and Louis King
Canberra Blues Society is proud to present Ezra Lee and Louis King, two legends of the Blues & Rockabilly scene playing for
Canberra Blues Society is proud to present Ezra Lee and Louis King, two legends of the Blues & Rockabilly scene playing for us at The Harmonie German Club. Individually, both are known for their legendary live performances, but this time they have teamed up together and will have you jumping and jiving right from the start of their show!
EZRA LEE started as the boogie piano player in Johnny Green’s Blues Cowboys and toured Australia, Europe, UK and USA many times with his band as well as with original rockabilly artist – Wanda Jackson and supported rock ‘n’ roll pioneer Jerry Lee Lewis in Las Vegas. He also toured Australia in a rockabilly stage show with James Blundell, Doug Parkinson, Dave Larkin and Nick Barker. Ezra has 8 studio albums released internationally and can be heard as a guest on over 35 albums for other artists.
Ezra’s latest recording is two duets with Linda Gail Lewis (Little sister of The killer – Jerry Lee Lewis and features Sun Records drumming legend JM Van Eaton.
LOUIS KING was born Tommy McEwan and grew up in Glasgow, Scotland, raised on a diet of Motown, Soul and blues before moving to Australia as a teenager in 1972.
He came to prominence as a drummer in the early 1980s playing in soul and ska bands including No Nonsense and The Swingin’ Sidewalks. He played for four years with legendary Australian rockabilly band The Straight 8s.
Louis is performing extensively again throughout the country and overseas with his current line-up, Louis King and the Liars Klub.
These two powerhouse players will get the joint rockin’ so make sure you bring your dancing shoes.
Pre-sales: CBS members $20 / General $25 + bf (pre-sales ends at 4pm on 5th February)
This is a COVID safe event. Please check-in via the CBR code, use hand sanitisers provided and be mindful of social distancing.
If you are feeling unwell please stay home.
(Saturday) 8:00 pm Saturday