24 results for tag: Rock

Heidi Munro & The RealGroovyBand

Award-winning vocalist Heidi Munro is one of the hardest working and most versatile entertainers in Western Canada. Possessing a gutsy, soulful vocal style, her influences include R&B, blues, country, rock, and jazz. Heidi will be performing selections from her new CD and will be accompanied by Rich McFarlane (guitar), Kim ... Read More

Big Stuff

Featuring some of the most seasoned, award-winning, versatile musicians, and vocalists in Western Canada, Big Stuff celebrates the incredibly innovative and formative years in pop music history – the Motown/R&B sounds of the ‘60s and the rock and roll, pop, and disco hits of the ‘70s. Big Stuff is Heidi Munro (vocals), ... Read More

The Stone Frigate Big Band

For 22 years, the 18-piece Stone Frigate Big Band has been a mainstay of the Saskatchewan jazz scene. With yearly gigs at Danceland, The Bassment, and the Saskatchewan Jazz Festival, the band has developed a vast and accessible repertoire that includes swing, jazz, pop, and Latin standards. Robyn Knight is the band’s featured ... Read More

The Whiskey Jerks

Combine a bit of klezmer, a bit of jazz-schmazz, a bit of country, rock, and ska with a good honest prairie sound. Then throw some cocky lyrics and good story telling in the mix. What you end up with is the Whiskey Jerks’ debut album Neat. The Fabian Minnema Trio opens up the night with a set of feel-good original tunes. ... Read More

Belle Plaine & Blake Berglund

Sweethearts, co-writers, and cribbage opponents, Belle Plaine and Blake Berglund merge their distinct styles: hers, a jazzy, 1940s swing approach, his, a classic twang. They are unpredictable, intelligent, and genuine, with chemistry and harmonies that keep eyes on stage and toes tapping. Think Johnny and June, with a touch of ... Read More

Vesti & the Vexations

For more than a quarter of a century, Vesti Hanson and Cam McConnell have been the local champions of soul and R’n’B. With a set list that includes the music of Aretha Franklin, the Rolling Stones, Chicago, and Marvin Gaye, Vesti and Cam surround themselves with some of the best players in town. Read More

Kenny Marco

Formerly of Canadian super-groups Motherlode, Dr. Music, and Blood Sweat & Tears, Kenny Marco brings his many years of experience to the Bassment stage to play an eclectic mix of American funk/jazz and Brazilian cha cha. In addition to performing Motherlode hits, Kenny is planning to sing his favourite Ray Charles tunes. ... Read More

Saskatoon Food Bank PianoThon

Here’s an opportunity to donate to a worthy cause while listening to some great piano players: Jesse Brown, Sheldon Corbett, Grant Currie, Neil Currie, Wes Froese, Don Griffith, Dianne Gryba, Martin Janovsky, Rich Miller, Bonnie Nicholson, Ross Nykiforuk, Katie Omerod, Ken Pizurny, Kim Salkeld, Paul Suchan, and Matt Wolsfeld. ... Read More

Randy Woods Band

Well-known as front man of the prairie R&B band Absofunkinlutely, Randy Woods is a long-time lover of soul, reggae, and groove music. He has recently stepped out on his own with a collection of tunes that is a blend of ska, New Orleans rhythms, and funk. Randy’s new work is polished and poetic, with big dance grooves that ... Read More

Megan Nash & Bears in Hazenmore

With her one-of-a-kind voice, deeply personal songs, and unapologetically open personality, Megan Nash leaves an impression upon everyone who hears her. On her latest album Seeker, Megan collaborates with ambient alt-rock unit Bears In Hazenmore with brilliant results. This new album takes Nash’s roots-based song writing into ... Read More