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Alternative / Acoustic Gibsons, BC, CA  CA
The Moonlight Jamboree
The Moonlight Jamboree
The Things We Did
The Things We Did
In Your Kitchen
In Your Kitchen
Snowed In
Snowed In


  • Sat

    Apr 11

    Egmont, BC, CA | 5:00pm

    Bonar is back! If you are in the north end of the peninsula on Saturday afternoon, or looking for a fun outing by the sea, join me at the Backeddy Pub this Saturday, April 11, starting at 5:00! Yummy pub fare, your favourite beverage and live music. Can you dig it?

  • 2015

    Feb 13

    Roberts Creek, BC, CA | 6:00pm

    Come on down to the Little Legion for your din din this Friday! The Kitchen is open, families are welcome for dinner and i will sing my heart out for you. (That's a metaphor, eh? Valentine's Day and such.) See you on Friday at 6:00!

  • 2015

    Feb 7

    Egmont, BC, CA | 4:00pm

    Hey all you Pender and Egmont folks! I will be back at the Backeddy this Saturday afternoon! Lots of live tunes and fun starting at 4:00 pm and playing until 8:00! Come on out and snuggle by the fire and I will serenade you. See you there!

  • 2015

    Jan 16

    Roberts Creek, BC, CA | 6:00pm

    Join me for dinner this Friday, won't you? You can do the eating and I'll do the singing. Dinner music is ON from 6:00 to 7:30 and, under the new rules, you can bring the whole family! See you there!

  • 2014

    Dec 17

    Roberts Creek, BC, CA | 6:00pm

    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!


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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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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.

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