Byrnes and buddies playing Lucky for a cause

Legendary bluesman Jim Byrnes plays a fundraiser concert for the Sandy Merriman House women's shelter at Lucky Bar next week.

Legendary bluesman Jim Byrnes plays a fundraiser concert for the Sandy Merriman House women's shelter at Lucky Bar next week.

Legendary bluesman Jim Byrnes and friends play Lucky Bar, 517 Yates St., on May 27 in aid of the Victoria Cool Aid Society’s Sandy Merriman House women’s shelter.

Tickets are $25 in advance, available at Ferris’s Oyster Bar, across the street at 536 Yates, or $30 at door.