10 results for tag: Horns

Pile of Bones Brass Band

Influenced by the street bands of New Orleans, the Pile of Bones Brass Band plays jazz, blues, world music, soul, funk, and R&B. With rock-steady sousaphone bass lines, groovy, street-beat drumming, greasy guitar tones, and raw, brass harmonies, the PBBB will have you partying like it’s Mardi Gras! Read More

BC Read Big Band

The high priest of Saskatoon blues musicians, B.C. Read has been preaching the gospel of the blues to audiences in Western Canada for over 30 years. Returning to play his traditional January gig at The Bassment, B.C. has lined up his favourite musicians to perform a night of blues classics and originals. Sponsored by Braid ... Read More

Vesti & the Vexations

For more than a quarter of a century, Vesti Hanson and Cam McConnell have been the local champions of soul and R’n’B. With a set list that includes the music of Aretha Franklin, the Rolling Stones, Chicago, and Marvin Gaye, Vesti and Cam surround themselves with some of the best players in town. Read More

Nigel Mack Big Band

One of Canada’s greatest ambassadors of the blues, Nigel Mack is back for the holidays to spread a bit of cheer to all the blues fans in town. A triple threat on harp, guitar, and vocals, Nigel brings a whole bagful of originals taken from his discography of five recordings. Mr. Mack will be backed by an all-star local band. ... Read More

Randy Woods Band

Well-known as front man of the prairie R&B band Absofunkinlutely, Randy Woods is a long-time lover of soul, reggae, and groove music. He has recently stepped out on his own with a collection of tunes that is a blend of ska, New Orleans rhythms, and funk. Randy’s new work is polished and poetic, with big dance grooves that ... Read More

Megan Nash & Bears in Hazenmore

With her one-of-a-kind voice, deeply personal songs, and unapologetically open personality, Megan Nash leaves an impression upon everyone who hears her. On her latest album Seeker, Megan collaborates with ambient alt-rock unit Bears In Hazenmore with brilliant results. This new album takes Nash’s roots-based song writing into ... Read More

Heidi Munro

An award-winning Saskatchewan artist, Heidi Munro has sung country, gospel, rock, jazz, and blues over her 30-year career. She is one of our province’s hardest-working entertainers and is blessed with a gutsy signature voice and style. Heidi will have her all-star band backing her up as she performs her hits and several ... Read More

B.C. Read Big Band

The high priest of Saskatoon blues musicians, B.C. Read has been preaching the gospel of the blues to audiences in Western Canada for over thirty years. Returning to play his yearly January gig at The Bassment, B.C. has lined up his favourite musicians to perform a night of blues classics and originals. Sponsored by Braid ... Read More

Absofunkinlutely

Saskatoon singer-songwriter guitarist Randy Woods fronts his disco party band Absofunkinlutely in a performance of the band's signature stubble funk and northern soul. The night will feature wah-wah guitar, spinning Leslies, thumpin’ pumpin’ bass lines, and songs for people with dancing feet. Sponsored by CFCR Read More

Stone Frigate

Over the past 20 years, the 18-piece Stone Frigate Big Band has become a fixture on the Saskatchewan jazz scene. With yearly gigs at Danceland, The Bassment, and the Saskatchewan Jazz Festival, the band has developed a vast and accessible repertoire that includes swing, jazz, pop, and Latin standards. Sponsored by St. ... Read More