Ernest Monias, "the King of the North," wears blue glasses because his eyes are sensitive to light and glare. He said the look is catching on back home in Manitoba however, as he said he's seen young people sporting blue or purple tinted shades. Bryan Eneas/paNOW Staff
February 10, 2018 - 8:32am
Updated: February 10, 2018 - 9:37am
Born on Feb. 19, 1949, Ernest Monias began his musical journey at the ripe age of 13 when he learned to play the guitar.