XLR8 Will Rock Simms Park This Weekend

August 18, 2014

XLR8 brings their rock ‘n roll extravaganza to Simms Park this Sunday August 24 at 7:00pm. This performance is part of a free summer concert series hosted by the City of Courtenay.

XLR8 is a power house group presenting rock tunes from the 70’s and 80’s through to today. The band was formed 16 years ago by guitarist & frontman Mr.D and Johnny B (drummer from Sweeney Todd). They are joined by lead guitarist Billy Young, keyboardist Ricky Bossom and Georgie M on bass. Together they present an entertaining stage show with a great sound.

The final concert of the summer concert series season takes place Sunday, August 31 with Ralph Barrat and the Sharp 7 performing popular jazz favorites.

For concert information please call the Courtenay Recreation Lewis Centre at 250-338-5371 or get updates at www.courtenay.ca/simmsconcerts

The XLR8 Concert is sponsored by Dave Wheeldon, Investment Advisor at CIBC Wood Gundy. Season sponsors include the Comox Valley Echo. The Goat 98.9 FM, and the City of Courtenay.