Jimmy LeGuilloux has been described as one of the most perseverant musicians in the biz. He still finds it thrilling to perform over 200 shows a year. Recording the wealth of talent in the BC interior, and spending time with his kids are also top of the list.
JimmyLeGuillouxBand is always adding shows to its already busy schedule!
Jimmy LeGuilloux- Vocal, Guitar
Curtis Savoie- Guitar, Bass, Vocal
Dean Morris- Drums
New CD "LIVE@WHISKIS" is on sale at all shows!! "Everything and the box it came in"
and "Songs that I love" is avail for purchase on iTunes.
Some highlights from the past:
2014: June 28- Headlined KInsmen summer musicfest with LEFTY and THE RIFT
August 1 -Opened for Steel wheels at Boogie bash, Rock creek BC.
2013 proved to be a great year picking up new venues: Blue grotto in Kamloops, and Lake city casino in Kelowna.
We played some of the best private bashes we've ever played this summer!
Dec. 2, 2012 Whiski jacks "Rock4kids" opening for Vancouver's ODDS.
August 31, 2012 Headlined "Music in the park" West Kelowna music festival.
July 13, 2012 Great Canadian bike rally, Merritt BC w/ Harlequin, Streetheart.
Mar 25, 2012 Okanagan Spring fling, Big White Ski resort
Sept 18, 2011 Opening for Honeymoon suite. Sapphire niteclub, Kelowna BC
Aug 27, 2011 Performed for Harley Davidson Canada. Kamloops event centre, Kamloops BC
July 22 ,2011 Wild Salmon Festival. Lumby BC w/ Fellow Kelowna band "Young'uns"
July 14, 2011 Great Canadian bike rally. Merritt, BC. On the same bill as Chilliwack, Colin James
July 1, 2011 Funtastic music festival, Vernon BC. Opening for Great White!
June 4, 2011 Actionfest, Summerland BC. Same bill as Shari Ulrich, Jerry Doucette.
May 28, 2011 Kreater cycle Ride n' Rock, Kelowna BC. Opening for Kim Mitchell!
JIMMY LEGUILLOUX BIO
Birth name Kenneth James MacDonald
Given name at Adoption James Robert LeGuilloux
Born 11 October 1964
Flin flon, Manitoba
Current residence Kelowna ,BC CANADA
Genres Rock, Adult contemporary
Instruments Voice, Guitar, Bass, Drums, Keyboards
Years active 1981- present
Jim has shared the stage with Kim Mitchell, Keith Emerson, Darby Mills and tons of recording artists over the years! Playing music goes without question for Jim. He has played shows internationally, in the U.S., JAPAN, New Zealand and the U.K. while remaining content to enjoy the relaxed atmosphere that the okanagan has to offer.When asked about his most memorable experiences, he speaks fondly of his former bands and most notably "Who's on Bass?" and their trips to Las Vegas, UK.
Jim's C.D. titled "SONGS THAT I LOVE" features his history of recordings from present day back to the "80's. "Birthday suit"-Universal juveniles was added to Power104 and generated income and airplay for almost the whole summer of 2010. Jim's song "Kaisha", (1995) is in gold rotation and gets played almost every day! It has been heard worldwide as far away as New Zealand and Australia!
Jim can be found playing clubs in the Kelowna area and says his favorites are the ski resorts in winter and Houseboats and Outdoor festivals in the summer.He enjoys playing cover music and says it keeps his musical edge happening while recording and writing songs.
Jimmy has been producing and engineering many local up and coming artists including "Fields of green" (Indie alt pop,top 20 finalists in peak performance project 2011, winners of Vancouver seeds 2012)
Both Jimmy LeGuilloux's "Everything and the box it came in"and "Songs that I love" are available for purchase online at CDbaby.com, iTunes, and on Jim's website jimmylegs.ca Look for online sites such as Facebook, Reverbnation, for free streaming, pics etc.
Jimmy LeGuilloux’s tracks