Tribute to Phil Thomas
Various BC Artists

8pm, SundayNovember 12th '06St. James Hall3214 West 10th Avenue
at Trutch St. in Kitsilano

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Phil Thomas

Celebrating the launch of Phil Thomas' book "Songs Of The Pacific North West".

Phil Thomas is a remarkable man. A singer, song collector, author and so much more. He has achieved far less recognition than other Canadian and American song collectors yet some of his songs have sold millions (Cowboy Junkiesí Mining for Gold for instance). His book "Songs Of The Pacific North West" is being reissued this month, and the folk community is celebrating the launch with this tribute show.

Performers include:

Phil Thomas
Barry Hall
Al Cox
Simon Kendall, Mike Beddoes & Mike Van Eyes
Jim Edmondson
Lynn Pinkerton & Cameron Stewart
Jon Bartlett & Rika Ruebsaat
Paddy Graber
Theresa Gagne & Denis LaPlante
Fraser Union
Keona Mundy & Patricia Sereno
Earle Peach Trio
Michael Pratt & Lynn McGown
The BC Phil-Harmonic
Utah Philips...regrets

There will be a slide show, recordings of Phil's song collections for sale, door prizes, etc. And surprise guests.