Country Blend appearing in Truro
Some of the true legends of country music will be paid tribute to Wednesday during a concert featuring the group Country Blend.
The event is being held Oct. 10 at St. Andrew’s United Church in Truro. It begins at 7:30 p.m.; admission is $20 at the door.
Country Blend is a Manitobabased group of three men and two women. They all come from farming backgrounds and started touring in November 2004.
The group’s two-hour shows are a blend of traditional country music and country gospel, hence their name.
Their music includes works of Hank Williams Sr., Johnny Cash, Jim Reeves, Loretta Lynn and Dolly Parton, among others
Country Blend is described as a high energy group full of rhythm, great harmony and fantastic piano playing. All concerts and shows are performed at an easy listening volume. The long-time entertainers have 10 compact disc releases under their belts, and their style has been described “old time country.”
Information, including their music samples, may be viewed at www.countryblend.ca
The group Country Blend plays Wednesday at St. Andrew’s Church.