Musical artists bring new tunes to Char’s Landing in Port Alberni – Port Alberni Valley News

Char’s Landing in Port Alberni will feature two nights of live music this week.

Indie folk-rock musician John Michael Lind brings his Fantastic 2022 Song-a-Month Tour to Char’s Landing on Thursday, June 23 with smooth tenor vocals and driving guitar beats.

Lind is in the middle of an ambitious 10 month project to record and release a new song every month. Lind records many songs in his home studio, plays most instruments, and acts as a producer and sound engineer.

The show starts at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are available at or call Char at 250-730-1636 to bill over the phone.

On Saturday, June 25, Char’s Landing will again host a musical home tour of the Doctor Bones Project, after a two-year hiatus.

The popular Greater Victoria blues fusion band’s concert and dance party will also serve as the official release of the band’s new 12-song album Go to To knowadding traditional and contemporary gospel-infused blues, rock and American music to his ensemble.

Doctor Bones Project features vocals by Gail Bones, backed by blues harmonica (John Bones), electric and slide guitar (Ron Willes) and rhythm guitar by Scott McLellan, along with bass (Mark Humphries) and drums ( Jack Funk).

“We’re thrilled to be back at one of the best small venues on the island,” says bandleader John Bones. “And with a great selection of new tunes to dance to or listen to.”

The show begins at 7:30 p.m. Saturday (doors open at 6:30 p.m.) and tickets are available at or call Char at 250-730-1636 to bill over the phone.

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John Michael Lind will perform at Char’s Landing on June 23. (PHOTO SUBMITTED)

William N. Fernandez