Hermann’s Upstairs: Kelly Fawcett & The Funky Lowdown
May 5, 2022 @ 9:00 pm| Free
Kelly Fawcett is a powerful, soulful singer and a heavy grooving guitar player. Original from the East Coast, Kelly cut his teeth playing blues, RnB and roots music with some of Canadas finest blues acts including The Dutch Mason Band, Jim Byrnes, Willie McCaulder(Powder Blues), Mystery Train with Aylie Sparkes, Wayne Berezan and Marvin Walker, as well as playing as a side man for Chicago harp legend Eddy Burke, Portland blues godfather, Lloyd Jones. He has travelled the world performing with funk and top 40 bands, jazz combos, in orchestra pits, concert halls and huge festival stages. He has shared the stage with the legendary Buddy Guy, The Odds, Henri Brown and HB Concept, Widemouth Mason’s Earl Pereira and Sean Verrault, to name a few.
Kelly currently lives and plays on Vancouver Island, BC and performs weekly as guitarist in The Deb Rhymer Band, and fronting The Beautiful Maladies, Mystery Train , The Funky LowDown, Fast Forward (duo with Don Peterson), as well as solo shows.