37 results for tag: Rock

Gillian Snider & 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

Oscar’s Hollow

Oscar's Hollow revisits the musical chemistry between old high school friends Lee Harris and Kris Mihilewicz in a way reminiscent of Blue Rodeo’s Jim Cuddy and Greg Keelor. With Kurt Burnett (drums), Byron Shaw (bass), and Darryl Dozlaw (keyboards), the band’s folk-rock sound evokes comparisons to the Band and early Wilco. ... Read More

Cam Penner

Singer-songwriter Cam Penner and sideman extraordinaire Jon Wood return with songs of mystery and menace, love and humility, savage blues, and tender romances. Armed with two guitars, a drum kit, and tape loops, these two road veterans have toured extensively for the past seventeen years, all the while making connections with ... Read More

Parab Poet and the Hip Hop Hippies

Parab Poet and the Hip Hop Hippies bend genres, colouring far outside the lines of categorization. World drumming meets hip hop, reggae meets roots, jazz meets marching band, and classical meets folk. The Hippies’ sound weaves conscious poems with mandolin melodies, folk inspired violin, jazzy trumpet, and soaring vocals. ... Read More

Heidi Munro & Soul Sensation

In firm possession of an energetic stage presence and a set of legendary pipes, Heidi Munro fronts this one-of-a kind Vegas-style show band. With a song list featuring Motown, soul, R&B, and disco hits of the ’60s, ’70s, and ’80s, Heidi and her crew promise an evening of great, non-stop vibes and fantastic music. Soul ... Read More

Solstice

While you might be tempted to question the energy level of a singing group that has been around for 40 years, you only have to listen to a few bars of this swinging vocal octet to realize they’re running on all eight cylinders. Backed by a swinging instrumental trio featuring Sheldon Corbett (piano and sax), Doug Gilmour ... Read More

Gillian Sings Joni

Join vocalist Gillian Snider as she pays tribute to Saskatoon’s most famous and beloved music icon, Joni Mitchell. The night’s song list will include the well-loved Joni songs that changed the face of folk music as well as the favourite jazz standards that she chose to record. Gillian’s all-star supporting cast includes ... Read More

Dirty Catfish Brass Band

Back to The Basment for their fourth visit, the Dirty Catfish Brass Band has become a constant at local festivals and venues within Winnipeg and the surrounding area. The band’s aim is to inspire, create and instigate – but, mostly, they just want you on your feet. Invoking the sounds of the New Orleans brass tradition, the ... 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 Tom Chunick (guitar), Kim Salkeld (keyboards), Sheldon Corbett (sax), Barrie Redford (trumpet), Dave ... Read More

Diane Lines’ JUMP!

Musical director, pianist, vocalist, arranger, composer Diane Lines has worked with a variety of artists, including JUNO Award winners Michael Bublé, Bria Skonberg, and Shari Ulrich. In 2017, she was recognized by the B.C. Entertainment Hall of Fames with a star on its StarWalk. Diane’s ultra-entertaining revue Jump! takes ... Read More