Special Announcement: This Year's Beef N' Blues Musician
Join our Food Network Celebrity Chef and PEI Chefs in Summerside at The Shipyard for an evening of waterfront dining. Enjoy blues music that will sooth your soul and beef dishes that awaken your taste buds. Top off the evening with spectacular desserts. Explore Summerside is excited to announce this year's blues entertainment will be Mike "Cheapfeet" Dixon.
Mike "Cheapfeet" Dixon is a singer/songwriter & 21st century songster. He performs Blues, Folk, Pop & Old Time as well as original material on acoustic 6 string, 12 string and banjo guitars. His performances are a rich mixture of familiar and novel sounds and include confessional originals beside joyous roots music from the Jazz Age.
Mike has appeared on many stages including Indian River Festival, Harvest Jazz & Blues Fest, and Stanfest. He has won ECMA and Music PEI Awards with his Americana group, Saddle River String Band. His solo recordings include “Five Times”, “Pop & Chips” and the 2014 EP “So Low”. He has a new album scheduled for a 2016 release.