Virginia Beach is home to many renowned musicians. Take the opportunity to enjoy a magical evening of live music and sunsets on the beach.
Hampton Roads’ music legend Lewis McGehee performs Wednesday’s at the Virginia Beach Resort Hotel from 7 PM – 10 PM. Enjoy the sounds of McGehee and his guitar while dining or grabbing drinks at the TradeWinds Restaurant. (see entertainment scheduled for dates)
About Lewis McGehee:
Lewis McGehee, a Richmond VA native, graduated from the College of William and Mary with a B.A. in Philosophy. While performing in New York’s Greenwich Village, Lewis was “discovered” by Terry Cashman and Tommy West (Jim Croce’s producers).
Lewis’ debut album on Lifesong Records was released worldwide. Lewis gained much experience touring with such artists as Ry Cooder, Neil Sedaka, and Al Stewart. On the strength of his live shows, McGehee went on to perform with many national acts such as John Prine, Robert Palmer, Talking Heads, Christopher Cross, Bob Dylan and Christine McVie. Lewis also completed a 15-city tour as an opening act for Bruce Hornsby.
Portfolio Magazine’s Musician Poll has voted McGehee as the top acoustic act for three consecutive years and was recently voted “Best Musician”. 9 Volt Magazine’s local music awards named McGehee “top performer of the year” for 2000 and 2001. Hampton Roads Magazine (monthly) sited the Lewis McGehee Band as one of the top three area bands in 2001.
(source: lewismcgehee.com, image via hamptonroads.com)