Ira Johnson Reaching for the Bright Lights in CBC Searchlight Competition

Ira Johnson - Singer Songwriter based in Thunder Bay
Ira Johnson - Singer Songwriter based in Thunder Bay

Thunder Bay Singer Songwriter in CBC Searchlight Competition

THUNDER BAY – ENTERTAINMENT – Lonesome Guitar Blues is Ira Johnson’s entry into CBC Searchlight. Ira has been making since he was eight years old. “And I am still learning how to play,” the talented musician shares.

“That is the beauty of life, you always keep learning,” states Ira.

Lonesome Guitar Blues was written in 1995. “I am actually talkin’ to my guitar, to the highway, talking to a lot of inanimate. things,” says Johnson.

Ira will be playing live at the Addy in Thunder Bay for a May 2nd afternoon show on May 2nd 2015.

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Interview with Ira Johnson