28 results for tag: Acoustic Guitar

Tim Williams

Having won a legion of fans who appreciate his superb singing, playing, and story-telling, blues man Tim Williams has become a Bassment favourite. With a 40-year career playing everything from blues to rock to Hawaiian and Mexican music, Tim recently won 1st place in the Solo/Duet category of the International Blues Challenge ... Read More

Tara Holloway & Sammi Morelli

The Verses Tour is singer-songwriters Tara Holloway and Sammi Morelli, going head-to-head at venues across Canada! Tara Holloway has 10 years of priceless experience on the road. Sammi Morelli brings extreme freshness and a lifetime of work at her craft. Sponsored by CFCR Read More

Jack Semple & Dave Chobot

Saskatchewan’s Dynamic Duo of funk, jazz, soul, blues, pop, rock, and every other modern genre you could mention, Jack Semple and Dave Chobot return to our stage to play a night of their favourite tunes. Jack and Dave have played so many gigs together that they could probably play a gig while taking a nap. But don’t worry, ... Read More

Raine Hamilton

Part prairie songstress, part story weaver, Raine Hamilton invites her love of the violin into the singer-songwriter genre, writing for violin and voice, as well as for guitar and voice. Her songs have humour, grace, and an other-worldly edge. Expect to laugh, expect to cry. Also, she’s probably shorter than you’re imagin... Read More

Back of the Bus

From unlikely beginnings in the back of a bus on a pipe band road trip, the members of Back of the Bus play classic and contemporary folk and Celtic music with Scottish, Irish, and East Coast roots. Formerly known as Siamsa, Kim ‘n’ Jim are Kim de Laforest (violin) and Jim McLean (guitar, bouzouki, vocals, wisecracks). ... Read More

Amelia Curran

Amelia Curran is a JUNO award-winning songwriter, activist, and mental health advocate from St. John’s, Newfoundland. Curran’s music is distinguished by her intricate and elliptical lyrics, geologic in their resilience and oceanic in their depths. Over the course of a decade, Curran has built a shoreline of song, a place of ... Read More

West of Mabou

Named after a small town in Nova Scotia, West of Mabou performs lively dance music steeped in the rich traditions of Scottish and Cape Breton fiddle and pipe tunes. The band combines the talents of Scott Benson (fiddle), Roberta Wallace (fiddle), Alex Rasmussen (pipes/whistles), Justin Easton (guitar), and Jared Dormer (drums... Read More

Scott Cook

A roots balladeer with a rare personal warmth, Edmonton’s Scott Cook has managed to distil stories collected over a decade of constant touring across Canada, the United States, Europe, Asia, and Australia into straight-talking, keenly observant verse. Road-worn, painfully honest, and deeply human, his tunes weave threads of ... Read More

James Keelaghan

Returning for his third visit to The Bassment, JUNO award-winning Canadian folk singer-songwriter James Keelaghan is known for his lilting baritone voice, driving rhythm guitar, and keen sense of scene and narrative. NO FREE PASSES Sponsored by CFCR Read More

Flamenco Borealis: Corazón Loco

Upon meeting in Spain, Lina Kazan (dance), Celedonio Garrido (voice), and Daniel Regnier (piano/guitar) discovered that they shared a deep commitment to the intense expressivity of flamenco and a common approach to artistic work. Flamenco Borealis strives to build upon and go beyond traditional flamenco through innovation and ... Read More