Playing at Linsmore Tavern 1298 Danforth Avenue, Toronto. Thursday 28th April at 9pm
Chris will be joined by Sean Armstrong on Drums, Stephen Sirisco on Bass, Shari Tallon on keyboards and Rebecca Maitesen on vocals.
FROM HOMELESS TO A HUNDRED MILLION RECORDS: Chris Birkett is a multi award winning producer, singer/songwriter and composer. His music collaborations with A-list artists like Sinead O’Connor, Alison Moyet, Dexys Midnight Runners, Talking Heads, The Pogues, Bob Geldof, Quincy Jones, Mel Brooks, Buffy Sainte-Marie, and Steve Earle have sold over 100 million records earning a Canadian Juno, a Polaris Music prize, and 3 Ampex Golden Reel awards. Who could have imagined that Chris ran away from home at the age of 19 and spent over a year on the streets of London as a homeless musician? At this momondays Toronto, Chris shares his story and his music.
Show starts at 8pm.