27 results for tag: Roots

Daniel Champagne

Daniel Champagne lives and breathes live music. Described as “a leading light in acoustic music,” Daniel picked up the guitar as a five-year-old following in the footsteps of his musical father. He began writing songs at 12, training classically throughout his teens, and performing wherever he could. At 18, he finished ... Read More

Gordie MacKeeman & His Rhythm Boys

There’s no other band around like Gordie MacKeeman and His Rhythm Boys. With a slight bend of his knee and guided by the sharp cuts of his fiddle, Gordie will launch into a song, the whole time his famous crazy legs shaking and twisting with a laughing disregard for the laws of physics. The Rhythm Boys are all-star pickers ... Read More

Heidi Munro & the Real Groovy Band

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), Dave Anderson (trumpet), Don Griffith (organ... Read More

Rita Chiarelli with Billie Joe Green and Marcus Trummer

Rita Chiarelli is one of Canada's most highly acclaimed roots and blues artists. Known across Canada as the "Goddess of the Blues," Rita is a gifted songwriter and an entertaining performer blessed with a soaring three-octave range. And it’s that remarkable voice that sets her apart from her peers, inspiring awe and often ... Read More

BELLE PLAINE

Belle Plaine is a singer, a songwriter, and an inventive musician raised on the Canadian prairies near the hamlet of Fosston, Saskatchewan – population 45. The ingenuity, lonesome yearning and collaborative work ethic of country life have influenced her songwriting, her sound, and her methods. Belle’s reverence for artists ... Read More

Heidi Munro & the Real Groovy Band

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

Suzie Vinnick

A Saskatoon native transplanted to the Niagara Region of Ontario, roots and blues singer songwriter Suzie Vinnick is a three-time JUNO nominee, a Canadian Folk Music award winner, and a winner of 10 Maples Blues Awards. Suzie’s voice soars, it growls, it whispers, and it shouts from a deep, deep well of emotion. And the pure ... Read More

Daniel Champagne

The story goes that songwriter and one-of-a-kind guitar virtuoso Daniel Champagne first picked up his instrument of choice as a five-year-old following in the footsteps of a musical father. He began writing songs at 12, training classically throughout his teens and performing solo wherever he could, honing his craft and ... Read More

Steve Dawson

Whether he’s turning heads on the concert circuit with his incendiary playing, or pulling the best possible performances out of the many artists that he works with in the studio, Steve Dawson is always striving to take things to the next level. One of the hardest working musicians Canada has ever produced, Steve he has ... 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), Sheldon Corbett (keyboards/sax), Grant Sotnikow (keyboards), Dave ... Read More