The Bills to Open the Fresh Roasted Concert Series in Ojai
The Fresh Roasted Concert series will present The Bills on Sunday, Sept. 29 at 7 pm at the Matilja Auditorium, 703 El Paseo Rd., Ojai. Tickets are $25 for adults and $22 for seniors in advance and $5 more at the door. A special VIP ticket in the first 5 rows $30.Tickets are available at at Ojai Coffee Roasting, online at www.ptgo.org (click on Fresh Roasted) and by phone at 805-646-8907. The VIP ticket is only available by phone at 805-646-8907
From the beautiful West Coast of Canada comes this extraordinary quintet, renowned among folk music fans of all ages for their instrumental virtuosity, lush vocal arrangements, exuberant live performances, evocative songwriting, and refreshingly innovative interpretations of traditional tunes from around the globe.
The band is an acoustic roots music powerhouse and they have a way of turning everyone on to the limitless possibilities of their instruments and voices. Strings, bellows, keys, skin and bows – these are the vehicles for the Bills’ irresistible joyride. It can safely be said that there is no other band quite like the Bills making music today. They are unique on the scene in the way they artfully combine ideas to make you feel. Feel good. Feel melancholic or wistfully nostalgic. Feel like you’re exploding with positivity. Feel like dancing. These boys have got feeling and they’re gonna give it to you, too.
The Fresh Roasted Concert series features 7 other amazing performances: The Chinese Goldern Dragon Acrobats, Metales M5, Julia Fordahm, David Lindley, Second City, Soul Street Dance and the Johnny Clegg Band. Subscriptions are available for the entire series as well as individual tickets for each performance. For more information, visit www.ptgo.org and click on Fresh Roasted.