This is the seventh appearance of the Memphis Jam at Aeolian Hall. Prior events have sold out early so you are encouraged to purchase tickets well in advance to avoid disappointment.
The Memphis Jam, founded by Gary Lima (lead guitar and vocals) and Hayden Vialva (drums), is rounded out by Jeff Wright (vocals and guitar) and Paul Fleury (bass and vocals). Both Lima and Vialva have toured with and/or backed such artists as: Frankie Venom of “Teenage Head”; John Mellencamp; Billy Idol; Stevie Ray Vaughan; and multiple Juno award winning blues band “Fathead.”
The February 23rd Performance will see the Memphis Jam playing a range of upbeat rock n roll classics from the 60s, 70s, and 80s by such artists as: Eddie Cochran, Chuck Berry, Ray Charles, Jerry Lee Lewis, Wilson Pickett, B.B. King, The Rolling Stones, the Beatles, the Kinks, Tom Petty, Stevie Ray Vaughan, the Dice and Teenage Head.
The Memphis Jam will perform two long sets with a DJ providing music during intermissions. There will be an opportunity for patrons to sit, stand, mingle and dance! This event is licensed.
All proceeds from the event will be donated to the Fanshawe College United Way Campaign.