BLACK CROW PROJECT: Pawnshop Diamond,
Sun. May 13th 2007 8:30pm - 11pm doors at 6pm @ Rime (All Ages) 8:30pm - 11pm doors at 6pm
The Black Crow Project is about caring for our community. Like the crows that fly across East Van skies on their daily commute, the project is about musicians and people of the community coming together to help give the homeless a home. After the inspirational experience last November for the compilation CD release at the Cultch, founders Katie Ormiston and Jessie Turner have decided to let the project fly again. This time, four evenings throughout May at East Van's own Rime will be dedicated to making music, celebrating community, and supporting the Portland Hotel Society, one of Vancouver's longest running and most well-respected housing organizations.
Jess Hill (Folk)
There is a hopefull melancholy in Jess's music. Dreamy, dim lit moments anchored in the tendencies of folk, jazz and blues. These are stories; obscured, poetic and worn. Observations and new takes on the classic themes of love, life and death; where eerie streets at twilight, city scapes, long goodbyes and shadows are home to voices raised in song ... more info
Pawnshop Diamond (Folk-rock)
other sites: cbc
Pawnshop Diamond’s distinct folk-pop is the backdrop for songs of love, family and all things optimistically morbid. On stage, this five-piece delivers Canadiana in all its goodness. With stage chemistry that can only come from great friends playing music together, Pawnshop Diamond lights up the stage with beautiful harmonies and feel good gro... more info[Upload Show Photos] // [Add Video] // [Upload Poster]