107 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

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

Kenny Wayne & David Vest

Pianomen and blues shouters Kenny “Blues Boss” Wayne and David Vest are back at The Bassment by popular demand. These two ultra-entertaining barrel-house legends are ready to rock the joint! Born in Spokane, Washington, raised in New Orleans, and now based in Kelowna, Kenny was the winner of the 2006 JUNO Award for blues ... Read More

Kenny Wayne & David Vest

Pianomen and blues shouters Kenny “Blues Boss” Wayne and David Vest are back at The Bassment by popular demand. Born in Spokane, Washington, raised in New Orleans, and now based in Kelowna, Kenny was the winner of the 2006 JUNO Award for blues album of the year and was inducted in 2017 to the Boogie Woogie Hall of Fame. ... Read More

Steve Dawson’s Black Hen Roadshow Vol. 4

Producer, songwriter, vocalist, multi-instrumentalist, and general all-round musical genius Steve Dawson returns with another great show featuring some of Canada’s finest singer-songwriters: JUNO Award winner Catherine MacLellan, Canadian Folk Music Award winner Oh Susanna, and JUNO Award winner Stephen Fearing. Sponsored ... Read More

Claude Hay

Award-winning Australian guitarist Claude Hay invokes the best of stomping traditional blues, hard rock and booty-shaking funk, all delivered with impressive slide guitar chops and a vocal range to match. Claude is perhaps the world’s ultimate do-It-yourself musician – initially forging his live sound on the back of looping ... Read More

Roxanne Potvin

JUNO-Nominated singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and producer Roxanne Potvin has collaborated with legendary artists such as Daniel Lanois, John Hiatt,Colin James, Colin Linden, and Bruce Cockburn. Roxanne continues to push her artistic boundaries crossing over musically from blues to folk and from soul to pop. Curren... Read More

Barrie Redford & JazzBarrie Showband

Formed to play at the 2001 SaskTel Saskatchewan Jazz Festival, the JazzBarrie Showband plays a pleasing mix of jazz, swing, Latin, and Dixieland. The band has played around the province, including dates for the North Battleford, Regina, and Saskatoon Jazz Societies, as well as historic Danceland at Manitou Beach. Led by ... 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 50-year career playing everything from blues to rock to Hawaiian and Mexican music, he is in constant demand to perform at festivals, concert halls, and clubs from Halifax to ... Read More

Styles Montreux & Hot Club Saskatoon

Hot Club Saskatoon plays the swing standards made famous by Django Reinhardt in the 1930s and ’40s. Mild-mannered Ross Nykiforuk steps out of the phone booth as the groovy and swinging superhero of the Hammond B3 – Styles Montreux. Both groups feature smooth-as-silk vocal stylings of Shelley Ewing. Sponsored by Great ... Read More