64 results for tag: Blues

Saskatoon Food Bank PianoThon

Here’s your annual opportunity to donate to a worthy cause while listening to some great piano players. Our 6th Annual Saskatoon Food Bank PianoThon features our two superb grand pianos and some of Saskatoon's finest piano players: Jesse Brown, Sheldon Corbett, Grant Currie, Neil Currie, Maurice Drouin, David Fong, Wes ... Read More

Jack Semple – CD Release

One of the seven wonders of the guitar world, Jack Semple is back at The Bassment to release his latest recording Can’t Stop This Love. Combining guitar virtuosity, killer vocals, great song writing, and genuine prairie-boy niceness, Jack always puts on a great show. Read More

Jack Semple – CD Release

One of the seven wonders of the guitar world, Jack Semple is back at The Bassment to release his latest recording Can’t Stop This Love. Combining guitar virtuosity, killer vocals, great song writing, and genuine prairie-boy niceness, Jack always puts on a great show. Read More

Kenny Wayne & David Vest

After a spell-binding two-piano show at the beginning of last season, pianomen Kenny “Blues Boss” Wayne and David Vest agreed to return this season for a Bassment Benefit. Born in Spokane, Washington, raised in New Orleans, and now based in Kelowna, Kenny was the winner of the 2006 JUNO Award for blues album of the year and ... Read More

Kat Danser & the Tall Tales

Kat Danser doesn’t just play the blues - she studies it, lives it, breathes it, and elevates it from sweaty, smoky beer joints to centre stage of the finest concert halls. True to her Polish-Gypsy heritage, Kat is in perpetual motion and her swampy roots and blues style are a fine-tuned reflection of life lessons from the ... Read More

The Dime Notes

Digging way, way back into the blues-drenched sounds of clarinet-driven 1920’s New Orleans jazz, the Dime Notes have unearthed a repertoire of stomps, blues, and forgotten gems of the era of Johnny Dodds, Jelly Roll Morton, and Louis Armstrong. The Dime Notes present a fresh take on a timeless style, emphasizing the propuls... Read More

Romi Mayes

If you haven't heard of Winnipeg singer-songwriter Romi Mayes yet, it's time you have. One of the hardest working independent musicians touring the globe today, Romi has won three WCMAs for Songwriter of the Year, two WMCAs for Album of The Year, and a JUNO nomination for Album of the Year. Known for her powerful lyrical ... Read More

Jenie Thai

In just a few short years Jenie Thai has made a mark on the Canadian blues scene. Her first EP’s title track Lady Flower won her an honourable mention in the 2011 International Songwriting Competition. She has performed at the Edmonton Folk Festival, the International Folk Alliance in Kansas City, the Beaches Jazz Festival in ... Read More

Doc MacLean & Albert Frost

Ride shotgun on an epic, blues road tour as Doc MacLean and Albert Frost unite in a four wheel, continental drift. Mixing Delta with west Africa, Son House with Ali Farka Toura, electric with acoustic, and new stories with old, this Canadian-African collaboration will surprise and delight as it rolls out across ten Canadian ... Read More

Saskatoon Musicians’ Association Gala Showcase

The Saskatoon Musicians’ Association celebrates its 108th year with Gala Showcase 2018 – a star-studded evening featuring the diverse musical styles of some of Saskatoon’s top professional musicians. This year’s list of performers includes award-winning blues man B.C. Read, Sinatra jazz vocal specialist Graham Dyck, ... Read More