Davey Backyard is one of the other personas of Christchurch Musician David Thorpe – AKA Li’l Chuck The One Man Skiffle Machine, The Harmonica Guy, DG Mitchellthorpe and many more!. He is a veteran performer and until recently spent well over a decade in rollicking Irish combo The Black Velvet Band.
Davey performs fresh interpretations of old classics playing a mix of Blues, Classic Country, Folk, Jazz styles throwing his multi styled original material into the mix.
Davey is most comfortable as a one man band, and this performance will showcase his simultaneous use of Guitar, Harmonica, Vocal, Stomp and Loops.
Davey adds a dollop of good humor and lightheartedness to his performances, creating a perfect warm atmosphere for a evening at the Christchurch Folk Club.
19 August, 2018 | Members:$10 | Non Members:$15 | Students with ID: $5
Doors open 7.00pm Performance starts at 7.30pm, you will get a seat if you arrive close to 7 pm.
VENUE: Irish Society Hall, 29 Domain Terrace, Spreydon The hall is situated up the long driveway, directly next to Domain Park, and there is plenty of well-lit off-street parking.
DOOR SALES CASH ONLY: Tea, coffee, biscuits and cake available during the break, also bar facilities for cold refreshments throughout the night, Eftpos available for purchases only, no cash-out facility. Please remember to bring your current Folk Club membership card as this is required for new club licensing.