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Your Saskatoon Jazz Society membership entitles you to a $5 to $10 discount on over 100 shows per season at The Bassment. As a member you will be keeping the 30 year tradition of jazz in The Bassment alive and swinging!

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Upcoming Shows

the Bassment 2020/21 Season

  • Date
  • Event
  • Description
    • Date
      September 7, 2022
      7:30 pm
    • Event
      Leeroy Stagger Trio
      $25 35
    • Description
      Strange Path is the name of Leeroy Stagger’s latest album, a name that applies as much to his unexpected route from the BC punk scene to southern...
    • Date
      September 10, 2022
      7:30 pm
    • Event
      The Stone Frigate Big Band
      $25 35
    • Description
      Our 2022-23 season's jazz programming begins with the swinging jazz sounds of the Stone Frigate Big Band. You’ll hear the instrumental big band ...
    • Date
      September 15, 2022
      7:30 pm
    • Event
      Joe Nolan
      $22 27
    • Description
      Heralded by the Globe & Mail and No Depression as an Americana wunderkind, Joe Nolan has been a song writing staple of the Canadian music ...
    • Date
      September 16, 2022
      8:30 pm
    • Event
      Oral Fuentes Reggae Band
      $25 35
    • Description
      Oral Fuentes’ musical journey began in his home country of Belize, where he played for many local and national events in the popular Belizean ...
    • Date
      September 17, 2022
      7:30 pm
    • Event
      Gillian & the Whiskey Jerks
      $23 28
    • Description
      Feeling it was time to expand her one-woman accordiana show, vocalist Gillian Snider recruited Anna Bekolay (violin), James Diakuw (clarinet), Nevin ...
    • Date
      September 21, 2022
      7:30 pm
    • Event
      Daniel Champagne
      $25 35
    • Description
      The story goes that songwriter and one-of-a-kind guitar virtuoso Daniel Champagne first picked up his instrument of choice as a five-year-old ...
    • Date
      September 23, 2022
      8:30 pm
    • Event
      Jim Balfour & Friends: Collage
      $22 27
    • Description
      Prairie-living musician Jim Balfour came to performing later in life, progressing from percussionist, to lead singer in reggae and blues bands, to ...
    • Date
      September 24, 2022
      7:30 pm
    • Event
      Sweet Alibi
      $25 35
    • Description
      Since winning the 2014 Western Canadian Music Award for Roots Recording of the Year, Winnipeg’s Sweet Alibi has been quietly carving out a niche in ...
    • Date
      September 26, 2022
      7:30 pm
    • Event
      The Fretless
      $30 40
    • Description
      The Fretless has toured and recorded together since 2012, winning multiple Canadian Folk Music Awards, Western Canadian Awards, and most recently, ...
    • Date
      September 27, 2022
      7:30 pm
    • Event
      Calvin Vollrath
      $25 35
    • Description
      Calvin Vollrath is sensational in the true sense of the word. He has composed close to 800 fiddle tunes, recorded 69 of his own albums, and was twice ...
    • Date
      October 1, 2022
      7:30 pm
    • Event
      Vince Maccarone's Los Variants
      $30 40
    • Description
      The brainchild of Vince Maccarone, Los Variants explores connections between diverse musical backgrounds, blending different cultural influences ...
    • Date
      October 2, 2022
      7:30 pm
    • Event
      Gentiane MG Trio
      $25 35
    • Description
      Pianist and composer Gentiane MG has always been attracted by music as a powerful and vital means of expression. Her music comes from the tradition ...
    • Date
      October 8, 2022
      7:30 pm
    • Event
      The Ben Sures Trio
      $25 35
    • Description
      Ben Sures is a storyteller with a 25-year-deep song catalogue that is eclectic, spanning folk, country, jazz and rock’n’roll, and borrowing from ...
    • Date
      October 13, 2022
      7:30 pm
    • Event
      Eugene Ripper
      $22 27
    • Description
      From his roots as a founding guitarist for Canada’s first wave punk rockers Stark Naked and the Fleshtones and throughout an enduring solo career ...
    • Date
      October 14, 2022
      8:30 pm
    • Event
      Richard Inman
      $22 27
    • Description
      Road-weary, dusty, and worn down from thousands of miles, hundreds of shows a year, from Canada to Denmark, Germany and back, Richard Inman is an ...
    • Date
      October 21, 2022
      8:30 pm
    • Event
      David Myles Trio
      $27 37
    • Description
      Award winning artist, songwriter and performer. David Myles has performed hundreds of shows in Canada and beyond. He is a versatile artist who has ...
    • Date
      October 22, 2022
      7:30 pm
    • Event
      Heidi Munro & The RealGroovyBand
      $28 38
    • Description
      One of the hardest-working and most versatile entertainers in Western Canada, Heidi Munro possesses a gutsy, soulful vocal style with influences that ...
    • Date
      October 26, 2022
      7:30 pm
    • Event
      Little Miss Higgins
      $27 37
    • Description
      Born in Brooks, Alberta and raised in Independence, Kansas, Little Miss Higgins (aka Jolene Higgins) began her life in music early. “When I was ...
    • Date
      October 28, 2022
      8:30 pm
    • Event
      Tucker Lane
      $25 35
    • Description
      Singer Leslie Stanwyck and bassist Johnny Sinclair have an impressive rock pedigree. As members of the internationally acclaimed band The Pursuit of ...
    • Date
      November 4, 2022
      8:30 pm
    • Event
      "Mad Love for Linda Ronstadt"
      $25 35
    • Description
      "Mad Love for Linda Ronstadt" pays homage to one of the most prolific female artists in history, and recreates the music that catapulted her to icon ...
    • Date
      November 5, 2022
      8:30 pm
    • Event
      The Garrys
      $23 28
    • Description
      A trio of sisters from Saskatoon, the Garrys play garage surf-pop doom-wop. The influence of early Beatles and Dick Dale creates a heavy and hypnotic ...
    • Date
      November 7, 2022
      7:30 pm
    • Event
      Ariel Posen
      $27 37
    • Description
      Ariel Posen's music occupies the space between genres. It's a rootsy sound that nods to his influences — heartland rock & roll, electrified ...
    • Date
      November 10, 2022
      7:30 pm
    • Event
      Melissa Lauren
      $25 35
    • Description
      Toronto jazz singer Melissa Lauren has made a smooth transition from veteran swing crooness to contemporary songwriter. Her music is very much a ...
    • Date
      November 12, 2022
      7:30 pm
    • Event
      Daniel Karlsson Trio
      $30 40
    • Description
      Since its album debut Das Taxibåt in September of 2013, The Daniel Karlsson Trio has been building a well-deserved reputation as being one of the ...
    • Date
      November 13, 2022
      7:30 pm
    • Event
      Samantha Martin & Delta Sugar
      $47 57
    • Description
      Samantha Martin is a dynamic front woman possessed with a stunning voice capable of summoning tidal waves of spine-tingling emotion in one instance, ...
    • Date
      November 17, 2022
      7:30 pm
    • Event
      Joe Callahan & Tim Campbell
      $20 25
    • Description
      Joe Callahan and Tim Campbell perform a soulful and spirited combination of folk, roots, and blues music with a strong jazz underpinning, much of it ...
    • Date
      November 18, 2022
      8:30 pm
    • Event
      The U of S Jazz Ensemble
      $15 20
    • Description
      Directed by Dean McNeill, the U of S Jazz Ensemble has toured western Canada, the Northern United States, and Quebec. The group has commissioned and ...
    • Date
      November 27, 2022
      7:30 pm
    • Event
      Michael Kaeshammer
      $50 60
    • Description
      Michael Kaeshammer has invested a lot – countless hours at the keyboard, hundreds of recordings, thousands of live performances, and millions of ...
    • Date
      December 8, 2022
      7:30 pm
    • Event
      The Barrelmen
      $25 35
    • Description
      Back to play their annual pre-Christmas gig at The Bassment, The Barrelmen - Berkeley Buchko, Jody Giesbrecht, Tyler MacKenzie, and Craig Wilson - ...
    • Date
      December 17, 2022
      7:30 pm
    • Event
      Christmas with Solstice
      $30 40
    • Description
      With nine voices blending beautiful harmonies and a rhythm section that keeps everything swinging, Solstice has been singing vocal jazz and enterta...
    • Date
      December 23, 2022
      8:30 pm
    • Event
      Nigel Mack Big Blues Attack
      $25 35
    • Description
      One of Saskatchewan’s legendary ambassadors of the blues, Nigel Mack is back to play his regular December Bassment gig spreading Christmas cheer to ...
    • Date
      January 20, 2023
      8:30 pm
    • Event
      B.C. Read Big Band
      $25 35
    • Description
      Possessing an authentic blues rasp and a bag full of great blues tunes, home-town legend B.C. Read has been preaching the gospel of Howlin' Wolf, B.B ...
    • Date
      January 27, 2023
      8:30 pm
    • Event
      The Randy Woods Band
      $25 35
    • Description
      Well-known as frontman of the prairie R&B band Absofunkinlutely, Randy Woods is a long-time lover of soul, reggae, and groove music. He has ...
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