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Event Archive - Lonely Hearts Club Band Benefit Concert: Jim Byrnes, Sarah Wheeler, Jazzberry Ram, SOL, The Beauties, Attics and Cellars

Sat. December 8th 2007 7 - 12 doors at 7 Polish Community Centre "ZGODA" (No Minors) 7 - 12 doors at 7
$30 advance $35 at the door
Tickets at: Aunt Leah's Thrift Store, clubzone.com, Zulu Records, Highlife Records
Presented by: Aunt Leah's Independent Lifeskills Society
The 6th Annual Aunt Leah's Lonely Hearts Club Band Benefit Show will be held on Saturday, December 8th, at the Polish Community Center. The Benefit is an evening of entertainment with some of Vancouver's best local performers playing their favorite Beatles songs. Proceeds from this fundraiser will go to the Aunt Leah's Independent Lifeskills Society to help support mothers and their babies in the Thresholds Residential Program.

The 2007 benefit show will be MC'ed by Margaret Gallagher and Fred Lee of CBC Radio. The scheduled performers include: Jim Byrnes, Sarah Wheeler, Jazzberry Ram, The Beauties, Attics and Cellars, and SOL.

The event is set to take place at The Polish Community Center located at 4015 Fraser St. starting at 8 PM. Tickets are $30.00 in advance at Clubzone.com, Zulu Records, Highlife and the Aunt Leah's Thrift Store, and $35.00 at the door.

Aunt Leah's Lonely Hearts Club Band raised over $15,000 at the 2006 Benefit Show and the Society hopes to raise even more in 2007. For more information on Aunt Leah's please visit -www.auntleahs.org


Aunt Leah's Lonely Hearts Club Band Benefit
Saturday December 8th, 2007
The Polish Community Center - 4015 Fraser St.
Doors open at 7PM | Show starts at 8PM
Tickets $30.00 in advance at Ticketmaster, Zulu, Highlife and Aunt Leah's Thrift Store.
$35.00 at the door

* All proceeds go to the Aunt Leah's Independent Lifeskills Society *

Jim Byrnes (Blues)

A local legend in both music and television, blues guitarist and vocalist Jim Byrnes is one of Vancouver’s most respected and beloved entertainers. With the release of Fresh Horses (Black Hen Music) in 2004, a fantastic collaboration between Jim and well-known ‘strang-sters’ Steve Dawson and Jesse Zubot was born. A refreshing project, the ens... more info

Sarah Wheeler

I'm not sure, she can fill this in. more info

Jazzberry Ram

After an extended hiatus the Ram is back in action, merrily blending piano-'n'-bass funk, jazz & ska into ass-kicking good-time-fueled party music! The reunited group effortlessly span genres, with edgy pure pop ska/rock songs and hip-hop and funk influenced tracks crafted with timeless hooks, melodies, hair-raising harmonies and superior musicians... more info

SOL

SOL recently turned 20, yet has years of experience in the hip-hop scene. Having been surrounded by music his whole life and having created hip-hop since his pre-teens, Sol brings experience and wisdom beyond his years to his musical expression. In Feb. 2009 Sol released his first full-length album, The Ride. “The Ride is a project that I chose t... more info

The Beauties

A young Vancouver band hoping to make something of ourselves. we love the music we play and we hope you will too. check us out sometime. more info

Attics and Cellars (Chamber Prog)

ATTICS AND CELLARS are the local "baroque pop" act Sparrow operating under the equally meaningless mantle of "cinematic chamber folk". A string trio playing by ear, an upright piano and esoteric percussion, this is progressive pop that takes more from Vangelis than Peter Gabriel. Easy on the eyes too! more info
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