10 results for tag: Stories

Samantha Crain & Scott Nolan

A Choctaw-American songwriter, musician, producer, and singer from Shawnee, Oklahoma, Samantha Crain has recorded for Ramseur Records (North America) and Full Time Hobby Records (UK/Europe). She won 2 NAMMYs (Native American Music Awards) in 2009 for Folk Album of the Year and Songwriter of the Year. Scott Nolan is a ... Read More

Eileen Laverty (SOLD OUT)

An inspired singer and storyteller, Eileen Laverty has entertained audiences across Canada and Ireland. Her unique brand of folk music has led to television and film features and landed her performances with a diverse range of artists, including Kenny Rogers, Tom Cochrane, and the Saskatoon Symphony Orchestra. Accompanied by ... Read More

Wilma Groenen

Vocalist and singer-songwriter Wilma Groenen joins forces with Brett Balon (keys) and Scott Triffo (guitar) to offer an evening of intimate originals and twisted covers. No matter your musical tastes, you’ll find something to give you pause for thought or cause to bop. Dave Anderson (bass) and Kyle Krysa (drums) round out the ... Read More

Annie Lou

Songwriter, composer, and performer Annie Lou possesses a deeply felt connection to older folk music traditions. With guitar and banjo in hand, she has spent years chronicling the rural and urban life paths of Canada, writing songs to tell the tales of the hard-hit, hard-won victories of these working-class men and women. Annie ... Read More

Ray Bonneville

With a style that draws comparisons to J.J. Cale and Daniel Lanois, Ray Bonneville is a blues-influenced, New Orleans-inspired song and groove man. Born in Quebec, Ray moved to Boston and served a year in Vietnam as a Marine, struggled and overcame drug addiction, earned a pilot’s licence in Colorado and moved to Alaska, ... Read More

Guy Davis ft. The Young ‘uns

One of the finest proponents of acoustic blues in the world, Guy Davis has performed across North America, Europe, the UK, Australia and South America. Blessed with an uncanny ability to tell a great story, a unique sandpaper voice, and as brilliant on the harp as he is on the guitar, Guy Davis has earned his place as one of ... Read More

Donny Parenteau

Born and raised in Prince Albert, Donny Parenteau is much more than a country music vocalist. He is also an extremely talented instrumentalist on fiddle, mandolin, mandocaster, harmonica, and guitar. Having spent 12 years touring with American country music star Neal McCoy, Donny returns to The Bassment to perform his favourite ... Read More

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

Twin Fiddles

Award-winning Canadian fiddlers J.J. Guy and Gordon Stobbe have a long history of working together. Their shared love for traditional fiddle music has resulted in a collection of original tunes written in the twin fiddle style. Piano accompaniment will be provided by Cathy Sproule. Sponsored by Great Western Brewing ... Read More

Tim & Tommy

Spend an evening with old pals, the renowned vocalist and host of CBC’s Tonic Tim Tamashiro and the JUNO Award winning pianist and member of the Order of Canada Tommy Banks. You’ll hear songs and stories in their simplest form… just voice and piano. Tim and Tommy will reminisce about their musical times as they perform ... Read More