BIRCHWAY SOUND Presents «Hops & Rockers» with ALFIE SMITH!
The second show of our Sunday matinée series at Grain&Grit Beer Co. — a delightful craft brewery in west Hamilton.
The crisp and soulful music of one of Canada's finest bluesmen along with some of the best craft beer in the city! What better way to spend a Sunday afternoon?
Grain&Grit is a family friendly venue, as they believe in nurturing the love of live music in new generations — and well before bedtime!
Hope to see you there.
ALFIE SMITH is a prolific songwriter, an accomplished performer and talented multi-instrumentalist. Known best for his resophonic guitars, brazen slide licks and uncompromising vocals, Alfie is endorsed by several luthiers including Goodman Guitars (who have recently named a guitar model after him) and Goldtone Banjos. He has been nominated for a dozen Hamilton music awards including Best Male Vocalist and Best Guitarist, and has represented Toronto in the Memphis International Blues Challenge. To date, Alfie has released six records, his most recent being Sometimes the Rain. He is currently signed and distributed through Busted Flat Records.
Alfie has played from Sudbury to New Orleans. He has been a featured performer at Mariposa, Festival of Friends, Home County, Festival Borealis, Eaglewood, Mill Race, Red Rock, Brampton, Niagara Blues Festival, Harbourfront Blues Festival, Octoberfolk, Orillia Spring Blues, Barriefolk and Orangeville Blues & Jazz festival.