Date: Oct. 27, 2016
On Fri., Nov. 4, the Bijou Film Center, at 304 E. Broad St., will be delighted to present a live performance by Janet Martin (vocals and guitar) to cap off November's First Friday in the Arts District. Performing with Janet will be: Tina Marie (guitar, accordion and vocals); Randy Mendocino (bass); Kris Krull (drums, percussion and vocals).
Note: The doors will open at 6 p.m for a First Friday open house. No charge at the door to stop by and have a beer before the show. Bijou Film Center members who haven't picked up their T-shirts or coffee mugs can do that.
Admission to live music show: $5. No advance tickets.
Show time: 8:30 p.m. (until 10:15-ish)
Background: Since 2005, Janet Martin, a Richmond native, has been dividing her live performances between Europe and the USA. Along the way she has shared the stage with many fellow songwriters and recording artists, including luminaries such as: John Prine, Leon Russell, Jerry Lee Lewis and Aaron Neville.
Janet has created and released eight CDs, to date, including her latest, “Eve Sessions,” which includes 11 new songs. At The Bijou, among her various offerings, she will be doing some material from this new album, her first since 2011.