General News · 16th March 2013
Whaletown Community Club
Ian Tamblyn, singer, songwriter, guitarist, will perform at the Gorge Hall on Tuesday, March 26 at 7:30 pm. Admission is $15.00, refreshments will be available. Sponsored by the Whaletown Community Club.
Ian Tamblyn began writing sings, short stories and plays as the age of seventeen in Thunder Bay, Ontario. Since that time he has recorded thirty-four albums, cassettes, and CDs- all but two on the North Track label. Many of his songs have been recorded by other artists and he has received and been nominated for several awards, most recently English Songwriter of the year for 2010 from the Canadian Folk Music Awards for his CD "GYRE".
Last year Ian completed work on the third part of his "four coast project", this one focusing on the Arctic coast. This CD is entitled "Walking the Bones". As well he produced an album of songs for Sneezy Waters.
Ian has been involved in over 120 theatre productions across Canada and the United States and has won and been nominated for numerous Dora and Jessie Awards.