Masters ... musician, songwriter, producer. In the course of a career
spanning over 5 decades, he has performed with some of the top entertainers
in the world. One of Canada's premier drummers, Vance played an integral
role in the development of the local and international music industry.
From his early days with The Crescendos and the 5am Event at The Cavern
in Liverpool during the 60's, to his CBC variety show with Dianne Heatherington,
to New York's Central Park with The Guess Who on New Year's Eve - the site
houses a comprehensive biography and photo history, from a time when rock
'n' roll was in its infancy, to the present day.
A LITTLE BIT OF POLICE HUMOUR - April 2015
UPDATES & ADDITIONS
Actual comments taken from the in-car video camera systems of South Carolina State Troopers. ... read more.
MANITOBA BLUES SOCIETY - May 2014
Internationally renowned guitarist, BOBBY BILAN, conducted an interview
with Vance for the spring 2014 edition of the MANITOBA BLUES SOCIETY
publication. Titled Legends, the interview is embedded in an
article recounting Bobby's own personal interaction and chance
encounters with Vance throughout the years. Article begins on
page 12. ... read more.
NIVERVILLE POP FESTIVAL UPDATE - February 15. 2014
Over $10,000. was raised that summer afternoon for the Lynne Doerksen
Oxygenator Fund. Final disposition of those funds located in early
2014. ... read more.
LOCAL BOYS INVADED LIVERPOOL, LIVED TO TELL TALE - January 26, 2009
Crescendos members catch up with Badfinger rocker at city casino
By: John Einarson (photos and text) ... read more.
ANOTHER TEEN DANCE PARTY .. This One's For Skelly! - March 28, 2003
Held in honour of Jack Leonard
Skelly, music industry veteran of 25 years with MCA/Universal, who
passes away November 5, 2002. ... read more.