95 results for tag: Blues

Don Griffith

Piano Fridays is the perfect way to start your weekend – live piano with great food and drink. SJS Artistic Director Don Griffith sits down at the Yamaha S6 grand piano at 4:30 to play and sing three 45 minute sets of jazz, blues, and pop standards. Read More

Shawn Holt & The Teardrops with Sugar Brown

The son of legendary blues icon Magic Slim, Shawn Holt carries on the tradition of authentic, soul-searching Chicago blues. Having inherited his both his father’s talent and band - The Teardrops- Shawn’s debut on Blind Pig Records, Daddy Told Me, won the Blues Blast Music Award for Best New Artist. Since his first tour at ... Read More

Shemekia Copeland

American blues chanteuse Shemekia Copeland never holds back. The daughter of legendary blues man Johnny Copeland, Shemekia’s first public performance was at the famed Cotton Club in Harlem when she was 10. Her instantly recognizable voice is sultry and assertive, capable of delivering every song with unparalleled honesty and ... Read More

12 tx left! Valentine’s Gala Fundraiser: For the Love of Food

This year’s Valentine’s Gala Fundraiser, For the Love of Food, features four fabulous courses showcasing the cuisine of Europe. Here's a quick look at Chef Lynn's menu: France - Cranberry and Pecan Brie en Croute - paired with our favourite French white! Portugal - Chorizo Stuffed Mushoom - paired with our favour... Read More

Valentine’s Gala Fundraiser – For the Love of Food

Piano Fridays is cancelled today as we are presenting our annual Valentine's Gala Fundraiser For the Love of Food. For more info on and tickets for the Gala, please click here. Read More

Heidi Munro & The RealGroovyBand

One of the hardest-working and most versatile entertainers in Western Canada, Heidi Munro possesses a gutsy, soulful vocal style with influences that include R&B, blues, country, rock, and jazz. Heidi will be accompanied by Rich McFarlane (guitar), Kim Salkeld (keyboards), Sheldon Corbett (sax), Barrie Redford (trumpet), ... Read More

Martin Janovsky Orchestra

With a first rate set list, an orchestra made up of the finest players in the province, and a bag full of priceless jokes, Martin Janovsky and his Orchestra are a Bassment favourite. Featuring vocalists Jana Janovsky and Kathryn Schulz and instrumentalists Sheldon Corbett (sax) and Ken Marco (guitar), the orchestra plays pop, ... Read More

B.C. Read Big Band

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

The PianoMen: Fong, Griffith, Salkeld, and Stephanson

Back for a seventh Bassment visit, the PianoMen are ready to tinkle and tickle the 88s. While each of these accomplished musicians has a distinct piano style, they have no problem accompanying each other. You will hear piano duets, quartets, and everything from sensitive ballads to blistering boogie-woogies. And it’s all ... Read More

Big Dave McLean

Much revered and loved by blues fans across Canada, JUNO Award winner Big Dave McLean has been hooting, hollering, and testifying through every juke joint and dance hall across the country more times than he can remember. The undisputed heavyweight of Canadian Prairie blues, he took his first guitar lesson from John Hammond and ... Read More