Kicking off high season in grand style, Legends Bucerias will host a CK Production featuring internationally known musicians Steve York and Lisa York in a special musical collaboration with singer Christine Kenny on Saturday, November 19th at 7pm. Enjoy a great evening of Smokin’ Blues and Sizzlin’ Jazz as well as some familiar standards presented by these three extraordinary musicians. This opening evening features Steve York on bass and harmonica, Lisa York on vocals, keyboard and flute and Christine Kenny on guitar and vocals.
Steve and Lisa have played together in countless international ensembles as well as many acts including with The Drifters, Platters, Coasters, Fabian, The Shirelles, The Marvelettes. Lisa & Steve were inducted to the Minnesota Country & Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 2007. They have also received individual awards from the Puerto Vallarta Jazz Foundation in 2016.
Originally from England, Steve has several gold and platinum album credits and has recorded and toured with many top UK artists including Robert Palmer, Manfred Mann, Marianne Faithfull, including her ground breaking ” Broken English” album, and Elkie Brooks. He’s also played on recordings with Eric Clapton, Pete Townsend, Ringo Starr, Mick Jagger , The London Philharmonic Orchestra, and many others before moving to the US in 1981. There Steve worked with Laura Branigan, Bo Diddley, Chuck Berry, Dr John, Earl King, Charlie Musselwhite, Rufus Thomas, The Inkspots, and many more top artists.
As the other half of the musical duo, Lisa York has toured with many well known artists including Alexander O’Neal, Cherrelle & Pebbles. She has worked or recorded with Syl Johnson, Ipso Facto & Percy Strother. She has also worked as a solo performer on several cruise lines and major venues throughout Europe and Asia. Lisa has performed shows at venues such as Madison Square Garden, Nippon Budokan, Tokyo, Harlem’s Apollo Theater and the Hammersmith Odeon, London. Her television appearances include Soul Train, American Bandstand and The Arsenio Hall Show.
Adding a special blues dimension to the evening will be Christine Kenny on vocals and rhythm guitar. Chris is from, Canada, and now makes her home in Puerto Vallarta. A constant in Canada’s music scene over the years, she appeared for number of years in the very popular Southside Shuffle Blues Festival in Toronto, the Burlington Blues Festival and the Hamilton Blues Fest. She’s also done studio work with Chuck Jackson and other members of the Downchild Blues Band and with Joe Mavety of Marianne Faithful’s Band.
Since moving to Puerto Vallarta, she has stayed busy performing a weekly show for 3 years at Dreams Spa and Resorts along with a season at the Sheraton as well as other local venues around the Bay.
Do not miss this rare opportunity for a very special evening of quality music in a beautiful location. Legends Bucerias is located at Francisco I. Madero #134 in Bucerias
Their restaurant, Elaine’s Bucerias, will be offering delightful culinary options along with drink specials from the bar as well.
For more information about upcoming shows at Legends Bucerias go to their website
This will be CK Productions first show in Bucerias. Last season, CK Productions presented a series of incredible entertainment in unique locations in and around Puerto Vallarta.
Limited seating – for more information upcoming shows and tickets go to TICKETS.CK-PROD.com