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New Year’s Day levee at Yarmouth Rodd Grand

John Campbelljohn, winner of the 2016 East Coast Music Award for Blues Album of the Year, will be performing at Chunk of Funk’s New Year’s Day levee.
John Campbelljohn, winner of the 2016 East Coast Music Award for Blues Album of the Year, will be performing at Chunk of Funk’s New Year’s Day levee. - Contributed

John Campbelljohn and Christine Campbell headline Chunk of Funk’s 11th levee

YARMOUTH - Chunk of Funk will be hosting its 11th New Year’s Day levee at the Rodd Grand Hotel on Jan. 1. 

 

Christine Campbell launched her new album, Roller Coaster, in March 2017.
Christine Campbell launched her new album, Roller Coaster, in March 2017.

For the first time, two entertainers from outside the area are joining the lineup: John Campbelljohn and Christine Campbell.

Chunk of Funk member and levee organizer Kim Anderson is pumped for the event.

“Having John and Christine individually grace our stage is an absolute honour,” she said.

 “The event promoters, Rodd Grand of Yarmouth's general manager, Robert Waite, wanted us to present a lineup that would complement the event and let the audience know their attendance was valued,” she said.

Musician/instructor Marc Durkee and his students and Catch 22 Comedy Crew will perform in addition to several other guest appearances.

“I don't know where you could go and receive the lineup we are offering for $15 or less,” said Anderson.

Doors open at 4 p.m. Music starts at 5 p.m. and will go until near midnight. Food will be available and participants are encouraged to arrive early for refreshments and to claim a seat."

If you go

Tickets are $15 (tax inc.) for one and $25 for two. Discount offerings for sharing on social media.

Buy your tickets through this link, or at the Rodd Grand front desk.

The Rodd Grand is offering a single room plus one ticket for $105 and a pair of tickets with double room for $115. To book, call 902-742-2446 or book online and quote Rate access code “levee18”.

LISTEN to samples from Christine Campbell's new album Roller Coaster:

LISTEN to samples from John Campbelljohn's album Chin Up: 

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