Blues queen at Velvet Olive

Kat Danser will entertain an Red Deer audience this week with her laid-back, funky rhythms and thought-provoking lyrics.

Kat Danser comes to the Vat Friday.

Kat Danser will entertain an Red Deer audience this week with her laid-back, funky rhythms and thought-provoking lyrics.

The Edmonton roots and gospel singer will bring her “swamp blues” to the Velvet Olive lounge on Friday night.

With her lap-style slide guitar and resonant vocals, Danser plans to draw a direct line from the Mississippi Delta to the Prairies, and serve up traditional music with a 21st century twist.

Danser, who’s working on her third release, Rails and Rivers, will perform at the Velvet Olive, 4928 Ross St. (entrance off the back alley), at about 9 p.m.

Donations are appreciated.

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