141 results for tag: Blues

B.C. Read Big Band

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 King, and Muddy Waters to audiences all over Western Canada for 40 years. Returning to play his annual mid-winter gig at The Bassment, B.C. has lined up his favourite musicians to ... Read More

Jack Semple’s Tribute to B.B. King

One of the seven wonders of the guitar world, Saskatchewan’s own Jack Semple is back with a killer 7-piece band to pay homage to the late, great blues legend B.B. King. Jack is joined by an all-star crew that features Dave Chobot (bass), Kim Salkeld (organ/piano), Brent Jefferson (drums), Trent Reschny (sax), Dave Anderson ... Read More

Jack Semple’s Tribute to B.B. King

One of the seven wonders of the guitar world, Saskatchewan’s own Jack Semple is back with a killer 7-piece band to pay homage to the late, great blues legend B.B. King. Jack is joined by an all-star crew that features Dave Chobot (bass), Kim Salkeld (organ/piano), Brent Jefferson (drums), Trent Reschny (sax), Dave Anderson ... Read More

Nigel Mack Big Blues Attack

One of Saskatchewan’s legendary ambassadors of the blues, Nigel Mack is back to play his regular December Bassment gig spreading Christmas cheer to all our blues fans. A triple threat on harp, guitar, and vocals, Nigel brings a whole bagful of originals taken from his output of five recordings. Mr. Mack will be backed by an ... Read More

Michael Kaeshammer

Michael Kaeshammer has invested a lot – countless hours at the keyboard, hundreds of recordings, thousands of live performances, and millions of miles in the air and on the road – all in pursuit of a mastery of 12 notes across 88 keys. Over the course of decades as a professional performer, Kaeshammer has developed a style ... Read More

Joe Callahan & Tim Campbell

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 drawing on Joe’s material from his 3 CDs of original music, (Watching the Light, Street Level High, and Mystery).In addition to performing Joe’s original material, the duo ... Read More

Samantha Martin & Delta Sugar

Samantha Martin is a dynamic front woman possessed with a stunning voice capable of summoning tidal waves of spine-tingling emotion in one instance, while delicately bringing out the nuances of a gut-wrenching lyric in the next. As lead singer, songwriter, and focal point of Delta Sugar, she takes audiences to emotional peaks ... Read More

Ariel Posen

Ariel Posen's music occupies the space between genres. It's a rootsy sound that nods to his influences — heartland rock & roll, electrified Americana, blue-eyed soul, R&B, Beatles-inspired pop — while still moving forward, pushing Posen into territory that's uniquely his own. Along the way, Posen has received ... Read More

Little Miss Higgins

Born in Brooks, Alberta and raised in Independence, Kansas, Little Miss Higgins (aka Jolene Higgins) began her life in music early. “When I was about four my dad brought home an old mini-grand piano and told me it was mine. I carved my name in the side of it and then I had to start taking piano lessons.” Now with guitar and ... 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 Scott Patrick (guitar/vocals), Nathan Degenhart (sax), Barrie Redford (trumpet), Grant Sotnikow ... Read More