Washboard Hank & Sweet Muriel
Genre: Hilarious, Storyteller, Vaudeville
WASHBOARD HANK & SWEET MURIEL are a very entertaining Country Roots duo who make people laugh and feel good wherever they play. Muriel is a June Carter to Hank’s Johnny Cash or an Olive Oil to Hank’s Popeye together they present music that is uniquely funny and skillful.
Washboard Hank is a legendary entertainer who has played music in every province and territory in Canada. He plays a wide variety of home made and regular instruments, Stradovarious Washboard, Kitchen Sink Tuba, Perfected Kazoo, Guitar, Tenor Banjo, Dobro, 5 String Banjo and Mandolin. The fact that he is a very well regarded songwriter is obvious as he presents a dynamic set of Roots and Original music that fits together to give a sensation of something both historic and current.
Sweet Muriel is a dancer/choreographer who has channeled these skills into a music career. Her incredible stage presence and totally unique voice along with her mandolin and tenor banjo playing are the perfect addition to a show that is truly unforgettably entertaining.