Colin James concert coming up

Colin James brings his acoustic Up Close and Personal show to the Gibraltar Room May 7.

Colin James brings his acoustic Up Close and Personal show to the Gibraltar Room May 7.

Regina-born James has won six coveted Juno Awards, 17 Maple Blues Awards since first releasing his self-titled debut album in 1988.

Albums produced since then have reached Gold and Platinum sales and play status.

He has become a Canadian musical icon with hits such as Man’s Gotta be a Stone, I Need You Bad, I’m Losing You, Let’s Shout, Into the Mystic, Voodoo Thing, Keep on Loving Me Baby, Cadillac Baby and many more.

His music spans the genres of blues, rock, R’nB, jump blues, swing revival and blues rock.

This Up Close and Personal Tour acoustic show is for his fans.

James will perform his hits and blues standards in an intimate acoustic setting featuring incredible guitar chops and great vocals with special guest master guitarist Chris Caddell.

Tickets for the concert are $45 and available at Audio Video Unlimited and Margett’s Meat Market in Williams Lake.