51 results for tag: Guitar

The Whiskey Jerks

Feeling it was time to expand her one-woman accordiana show, vocalist Gillian Snider recruited Anna Bekolay (violin), James Diakuw (clarinet), Nevin Buehler (bass), Peter Abonyi (guitar), and Aidan Weiman (drums) to join in on her musical misadventures. The Whiskey Jerks have created their own niche, combining klezmer, countr... Read More

Jack Semple – CD Release

One of the seven wonders of the guitar world, Jack Semple is back at The Bassment to release his latest recording Can’t Stop This Love. Combining guitar virtuosity, killer vocals, great song writing, and genuine prairie-boy niceness, Jack always puts on a great show. Read More

Jack Semple – CD Release

One of the seven wonders of the guitar world, Jack Semple is back at The Bassment to release his latest recording Can’t Stop This Love. Combining guitar virtuosity, killer vocals, great song writing, and genuine prairie-boy niceness, Jack always puts on a great show. Read More

Union Duke

Folk quintet Union Duke bridges soulful indie-rock with bluegrass and country, belting out soaring harmonies in three and four parts. Their songs are irresistible with a heartbreak of twang and a bootshake of rock and roll. Union Duke is two-fifths city, two-fifths country, and one-fifth whiskey. Saskatoon's Lost Highway ... Read More

McNeill, Rud, Tosoff, and Mathieu

Dean McNeill (trumpet/compositions) is joined by JUNO Award winner Mike Rud (guitar), Amanda Tosoff (piano), and Véronique Mathieu (violin) for an intimate evening of inspired music orchestrated for jazz quintet, string quartet, and voice. The compositions are inspired by well-respected Canadian authors and poets with repert... Read More

Carol Welsman

A six-time JUNO Award nominee, Carol Welsman is an internationally acclaimed jazz vocalist and pianist whose expressive vocal styling and dynamic stage presence have captivated audiences around the world. Carol will be accompanied by noted Montreal guitarist, composer, songwriter, and producer Pierre Coté. Proceeds from ... Read More

Stephen Fearing

A founding member of Canadian roots supergroup Blackie and the Rodeo Kings, Stephen Fearing is a prolific singer-songwriter with a discography of 10 critically acclaimed recordings. He has received numerous awards and nominations, including the 2007 Roots & Traditional Album of the Year JUNO Award for Yellowjacket and the 2017 ... Read More

Alex Goodman Quartet

In 2014 Alex Goodman became the first Canadian ever to win first prize (and the Audience Choice Award) at the Montreux Jazz Festival International Guitar Competition in Switzerland. Featuring some of the top talents in jazz today, the Alex Goodman Quartet plays original music and adaptations from a diverse group of composers ... Read More

Suzie Vinnick

Winner of the 2012 CBC Saturday Night Blues Great Canadian Blues Award, Saskatoon-born Suzie Vinnick is one of the most important artists on the Canadian roots and blues scene. Able to belt out a blues or croon a ballad with equal deftness, she is blessed with a gorgeous voice, prodigious guitar and bass chops, and an engagin... Read More

Big Little Lions

The pairing of two individually successful songwriters, Big Little Lions have continuously been recognized for their writing prowess. Helen Austin and Paul Otten placed first in the International Songwriting Competition, won for Song of the Year in the John Lennon Songwriting Competition, and were chosen as Ensemble of the Year ... Read More