TONIGHT! “Mardi Gras Gospel Sing!” A New Orleans-inspired evening of favourite swing spirituals and Gospel hymns guaranteed to get your toes tapping and lift the winter blues. The music will be led by the Jordan Klapman All-Star Band with special guests Ken Whiteley, The Fabulous Levy Sisters, Chris Whiteley and Bucky Berger. There will be a Kids Gospel Dance Party for children aged 5 to 12, whose parents are attending the concert. The kids will make face masks and dance in the church school upstairs, led by a Groove For Kids facilator. Friday, Feb. 13th at St. Andrew’s Church, 73 Simcoe Street @ King Street West, Toronto. For more info, visit www.standrewstoronto.org.
THIS WEEKEND! “Winterfolk Blues & Roots Festival” Back by popular demand, The Trio of Fun: Ken Whiteley, Wendell Ferguson & Tony Quarrington in concert on Saturday, Feb. 14th at 9.p.m. Then catch Ken Whiteley and The Beulah Band on Sunday, Feb. 15th at 10 p.m. Both concerts are beingheld at The Black Swan Tavern (2nd Floor), 154 Danforth Avenue, Toronto. For more info, visit www.winterfolk.com