Red Lion Folk Club

Wednesday May 1st

Jason Wilson with Marcus Ali

Dr. Jason Wilson is a two-time Juno-Awards nominee, Canadian Reggae Music Award winner and Bestselling Canadian historian from Downsview, Ontario. Born to Scottish immigrants, Wilson has performed and recorded with UB40, Jackie Mittoo, Alanis Morissette, Pee Wee Ellis, Dick Gaughan, Martin Carthy, Ron Sexsmith and Dave Swarbrick. Jason is joined by the amazing Marcus Ali on sax and whistles. Born in Toronto to Trinidadian immigrants, Marcus is one of Canada’s pre-eminent saxophonists. Wilson and Ali have performed over 1,000 shows together since 2000. 

 They will present a sublime blend of English and Scottish folk music, Canadian global roots and reggae.    


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