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THe sHinE-oLas

Tasty Sounds from the Sweet Lowdown

Electronic Press Kit

Recent Venues

KNOX UNITED CONCERTS

PARKVILLE,BC

NANAIMO INTERNATIONAL JAZZ FESTIVAL

NANAIMO, BC

 

PARKSVILLE SAND CASTLE CONCERT SERIES 

PARKSVILLE, BC 

 

LADYSMITH ARTS FESTIVAL

LADYSMITH, BC

ISLANDS FOLK FESTIVAL

COWICHAN, BC 

 

THE VAULT, 

NANAIMO,BC 

 

THE QUEENS 

NANAIMO,BC 

 

CHARS’ LANDING

PORT ALBERNI, BC

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The Shineolas are a dynamic group of award winning veteran performers, multi instrumentalists and seasoned vocalists.

Featuring: Bruce Gerrish, John Ellis, Marty Steele and James McRae. The group combines a dazzling array of captivating musical styles delivered with a funky, rollicking flair. The Shineolas music has an eclectic "good-time" feel that combines elements of Texas Swing, Roots, New Orleans R&B, Country, Blues, Gospel, and Vintage Jazz. Their high calibre musicianship and combined musical experience offers audiences a listening treat and high energy entertainment.

 

About The SHinE-olas
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  • The Shineolas perform as a a cracker jack four-piece rhythm section or as a 6 or 7 piece powerhouse with the addition of the Spit-Shine Horns

  • The Shineolas are a collective force WITH ENORMOUS Talent and experience!

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  • The Shineola's sound is reminiscent of other artists such as: Lyle Lovett, Bob Wills,  John Hiatt, Keb Mo, The Neville Brothers, Big Bad Vodoo Daddy and  Little Feat.

  • Expect lots of catchy original songs and unique remakes of forgotten gems.

 

        Watch for a NEW Album in in the works for 2024!!

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