Come on down to the wonderful Gumboot Restaurant for dinner tonight, and be serenaded by Bonar, playing a selection of instrumentals, originals, sambas, old-tyme blues and other musical confections! Music is on from 6 to 8!
Sounds Like: Leon Redbone, Michael Franks, "Leadbelly" Huddie Ledbetter
Bio: Bonar is a fingerstyle guitarist and singer/songwriter, based in Gibsons , BC, who performs solo, but is sometimes mistaken for a duo.
In addition to numerous original songs, he features a fun and eclectic repertoire ranging from Mississippi John Hurt to Macy Gray, from Jobim to John Fahey.
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Ask Bonar anything...
Q: Musically, who was your biggest inspiration?
A: Tough question. Many influences & inspirations. Cab Calloway, Pete Seeger, Missisppi John Hurt, T Bone Walker, Chuck Berry, Dick Dale, Antonio Carlos Jobim, Chet Baker, Burt Bacharach, Gordon Lightfoot, Glen Campbell, John Hartford, Willie Nelson. There are more - that's just the top of my head. Sorry to take so long responding! b.
Asked by Lyndsay Ferguson. Answered on Tue Oct 07 2014All Questions