David Gogo is performing in Hope this Saturday. (David Gogo photo) David Gogo.

David Gogo plays in Hope Saturday

The award-winning musician plays startng 9 p.m.

Blues and rock musician David Gogo is set to entertain Hope residents this Saturday evening.

Gogo, from Nanaimo, has received many awards including five JUNO nominations, a Western Canadian Music Award, multiple Maple Blues Awards and a CBC Saturday Night Blues Award. Gogo was named as the Guitarist of the Year at this year’s Maple Blues Awards.

This Saturday’s show promises original songs from his JUNO nominated albums, as well as blues classics.

“We will be playing high energy blues rock that is good for dancing or just listening,” said Gogo. “Fans of Stevie Ray Vaughan, Eric Clapton and The Rolling Stones, etc., will enjoy.”

Music starts at 9 p.m. at the Hope Local House – Silver Chalice Pub on Saturday. Tickets cost $20.