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cool acoustic blues gig
Come and listen to some great music and have some delicious food and drink!!
show is from 8pm-Midnight
Eddie Riel will be performing songs from his CD "North of 95" as well as some new songs that will be featured on his next CD. Acoustic/Country/Original Style songs written and performed by Eddie Riel
Sounds Like: Johnny Cash songs, George Strait, Hank Williams Sr, Clint Black, George Jones - The Possum
Bio: I was introduced to music at a very young age. I grew up with 2 older sisters. We all varied 7 years apart in age. And being born in 1968 meant a lot of as my first records were hand me downs from the late 50's 60's and 70's. My oldest sister was one of the first female area disc jockeys during t...See Full Bio
““Eddie Riel writes excellent songs and sings really well. I was struck by Eddie's half-strumming / half-finger picking style of playing...Eddie's playing is exactly right for his material. I can see/hear the strums and the notes, kind of a smooth strumming on the swing down and a semi-picking on the way up, so it's interesting ...And this folksy minstrel-esque manner fits the songs. It's like Woody Guthrie come to town. The songs are pure Americana- the epitome of the term; this is real "roots" music (it ain't no Lee Greenwood cryin' in yer star-spangled ballad crap), and the voice... Ah, yes, the voice! If Randy Travis held it steady, he'd be half way to Eddie Riel. One great singer-songwriter”--Jimm O'Donnell”