Rick Keene Music Scene – The Best New Songs Feat. The Sharx Raising Money

Sniff around and you will find new things to snack on ... Marketing has taken over from the great new music that artists relentlessly release. Bling bombards us daily while the real musicians suffer. Why don't you sit back and listen below to some of the best new music to be released! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G9tgiXuzBus&feature=youtu.be&fbclid=IwAR1TLQvj6NHqLS_lP-xq9h-g56WaaR1tcneaAo8P6SmhEONQWObUptLmLPw Visit Smoke … Continue reading Rick Keene Music Scene – The Best New Songs Feat. The Sharx Raising Money

Rick Keene Music Scene – Smoke Meat Pete Blues Playlist

"If you cannot pay your rent - that's The Blues ..." Howlin' Wolf's quote above defines The Blues more than most. The Blues are the cornerstone of popular music as we know it and it is the most enduring genre of music in it's purest form. Most people walking around on this planet are struggling. … Continue reading Rick Keene Music Scene – Smoke Meat Pete Blues Playlist

Rick Keene Music Scene – A Montreal Playlist

Montreal has the best music fans in the world. Every band that arrives in Montreal says the same thing. 'Montrealers know music and it shows.' The enthusiasm from the crowd to the band, the energy exchanged - second to none. Please enjoy Your Playlist Please listen below Smoke Meat Pete Here If you enjoy Rick … Continue reading Rick Keene Music Scene – A Montreal Playlist

Rick Keene Music Scene – 40 Canadian Artists Announced as International Songwriting Competition Winners

You need soul to write. The International Songwriting Competition (ISC) is pleased to announce its 2019 winners. Established in 2002, ISC is the world’s largest international songwriting competition, receiving over 18,000 entries from 140 countries in 2019. More than $150,000 in cash and merchandise is awarded to 71 winners in 23 categories covering all genres … Continue reading Rick Keene Music Scene – 40 Canadian Artists Announced as International Songwriting Competition Winners

Rick Keene Music Scene – The Best New Songs

Sniff around and you will find new things to snack on ... Marketing has taken over from the great new music that artists relentlessly release. Bling bombards us daily while the real musicians suffer. Why don't you sit back and listen below to some of the best new music to be released! https://youtu.be/8u2sZ-zti7s Visit Smoke … Continue reading Rick Keene Music Scene – The Best New Songs

Rick Keene Music Scene – The ‘First Lady of Guitar’ Liona Boyd is “Sending Love In The Time Of Corona”

If anyone can portray feelings through song - it is Liona Boyd Proceeds from the song’s release will be directed to the Unison Benevolent Fund to help support musicians and industry professionals with counselling and emergency economic relief. “While bicycling early one morning near my winter house in Palm Beach, Florida, I was anxiously thinking … Continue reading Rick Keene Music Scene – The ‘First Lady of Guitar’ Liona Boyd is “Sending Love In The Time Of Corona”

Rick Keene Music Scene – Juno Award Winner Sue Foley Shares Her Experience of Playing with Billy Gibbons

If you wanna do something you love - do something you love. Sue Foley grew up in Ottawa. She heard the Rolling Stones and discovered The Blues through them. At the age of twenty -one, she was living and plying her craft in Austin Texas. 2018 marked Foley's return as a solo artist with her … Continue reading Rick Keene Music Scene – Juno Award Winner Sue Foley Shares Her Experience of Playing with Billy Gibbons

Rick Keene Music Scene – Juno Award Winner Sue Foley Shares Her Playlist; Part One

If you wanna do something you love - do something you love. Sue Foley grew up in Ottawa. She heard the Rolling Stones and discovered The Blues through them. At the age of twenty -one, she was living and plying her craft in Austin Texas. 2018 marked Foley's return as a solo artist with her … Continue reading Rick Keene Music Scene – Juno Award Winner Sue Foley Shares Her Playlist; Part One

Rick Keene Music Scene – Smoke Meat Pete Blues Playlist

"If you cannot pay your rent - that's The Blues ..." Howlin' Wolf's quote above defines The Blues more than most. The Blues are the cornerstone of popular music as we know it and it is the most enduring genre of music in it's purest form. Most people walking around on this planet are struggling. … Continue reading Rick Keene Music Scene – Smoke Meat Pete Blues Playlist

Rick Keene Music Scene – A Montreal Playlist Feat. Jean Marc Pisapia from The Box

Montreal has the best music fans in the world. Every band that arrives in Montreal says the same thing. 'Montrealers know music and it shows.' The enthusiasm from the crowd to the band, the energy exchanged - second to none. Please enjoy Your Playlist with Special Guest Jean Marc Pisapia from The Box! Please listen … Continue reading Rick Keene Music Scene – A Montreal Playlist Feat. Jean Marc Pisapia from The Box

Rick Keene Music Scene – Montreal’s Best Musicians

The best is not necessarily paraded in front of you. Montreal ( and surroundings) has some of the finest musicians, producers, engineers and behind the scene women and men in the world. They are right in front of your nose. Rock, Pop, Country, Blues, Jazz and everything in between is seeded and nurtured in Montreal … Continue reading Rick Keene Music Scene – Montreal’s Best Musicians

Rick Keene Music Scene – New Songs Feat. Frank Marino

Sniff around and you will find new things to snack on ... Marketing has taken over from the great new music that artists relentlessly release. Bling bombards us daily while the real musicians suffer. Why don't you sit back and listen below to some of the best new music to be released! https://youtu.be/8u2sZ-zti7s Visit Smoke … Continue reading Rick Keene Music Scene – New Songs Feat. Frank Marino

Rick Keene Music Scene – 41st Annual Blues Music Awards

"If you cannot pay your rent - that's The Blues ..." On Sunday, May 3, The Blues Foundation announced the winners of the 41st Annual Blues Music Awards, the blues world's highest honors. Newcomer Christone "Kingfish" Ingram led all recipients with five awards, winning in every category in which he was nominated. He took the … Continue reading Rick Keene Music Scene – 41st Annual Blues Music Awards

Rick Keene Music Scene – ‘Refuge’ Brings Peace Through Music

Music heals. So much discoloration today is creating hatred where hatred should not exist. Lies and agendas via social media posts and American mainstream news is creating an atmosphere on the cusp of violence. Add the stress introduced by Covid 19 and the governments around the world - peace is what we need more than … Continue reading Rick Keene Music Scene – ‘Refuge’ Brings Peace Through Music

Rick Keene Music Scene – A Montreal Playlist

Montreal has the best music fans in the world. Every band that arrives in Montreal says the same thing. 'Montrealers know music and it shows.' The enthusiasm from the crowd to the band, the energy exchanged - second to none. Please enjoy Your Playlist! Please listen below Smoke Meat Pete Here If you enjoy Rick … Continue reading Rick Keene Music Scene – A Montreal Playlist

Rick Keene Music Scene – Album of The Week!

Hard work pays off. For Toronto -area band The Vaniers, the above words ring true. Any band which wishes to gain success must pay their dues. That is exactly what The Vaniers have done. A foreshadowing to their first EP; Who Are You to Stay? Please listen below to the EP Who Are You to … Continue reading Rick Keene Music Scene – Album of The Week!

Rick Keene Music Scene – A Special Birthday Tribute To Jerry Mercer

Someone once said; "Rock n Roll is a vicious game ..." The music business is, in general, a very vicious game. More people are used and tossed aside than dishrags at a cheap restaurant. The good die young and the bad fade away unless their souls are sold to the devil. Jerry Mercer Enter Mr. … Continue reading Rick Keene Music Scene – A Special Birthday Tribute To Jerry Mercer

Rick Keene Music Scene – What’s The Word on The Street?

Sniff around and you will find new things to snack on ... Just because they tell you it is the best music on radio, does not mean it is. Marketing has taken over from the great new music that artists relentlessly release. Bling bombards us daily while the real musicians suffer. Why don't you sit … Continue reading Rick Keene Music Scene – What’s The Word on The Street?

Rick Keene Music Scene – Smoke Meat Pete’s Blues History

"If you cannot pay your rent - that's The Blues ..." Howlin' Wolf's quote above defines The Blues more than most. The Blues are the cornerstone of popular music as we know it and it is the most enduring genre of music in it's purest form. Most people walking around on this planet are struggling. … Continue reading Rick Keene Music Scene – Smoke Meat Pete’s Blues History

Rick Keene Music Scene – A Montreal Playlist Featuring Eric Shenkman of The Spin Doctors

Montreal has the best music fans in the world. Every band that arrives in Montreal says the same thing. 'Montrealers know music and it shows.' The enthusiasm from the crowd to the band, the energy exchanged - second to none. Please enjoy an epic Playlist! Eric Shenkman of The Spin Doctors relates songs that influenced … Continue reading Rick Keene Music Scene – A Montreal Playlist Featuring Eric Shenkman of The Spin Doctors

Rick Keene Music Scene – A Montreal Playlist Featuring Montreal-Born Andy Kim’s Favorites

Montreal has the best music fans in the world. Every band that arrives in Montreal says the same thing. 'Montrealers know music and it shows.' The enthusiasm from the crowd to the band, the energy exchanged - second to none. Please enjoy an epic Playlist! Part One are requests sent in by listeners! Part Two … Continue reading Rick Keene Music Scene – A Montreal Playlist Featuring Montreal-Born Andy Kim’s Favorites

Rick Keene Music Scene -George Thorogood Delivers a Rock n Roll History Lesson and Song Requests

Thirty - five years in Rock n Roll is a long time. George Thorogood started busking on the street. Before he knew it, he had a band. In a wink of an eye - him and his band were opening up for the likes of Muddy Waters and The Rolling Stones. So many people were … Continue reading Rick Keene Music Scene -George Thorogood Delivers a Rock n Roll History Lesson and Song Requests

Rick Keene Music Scene – A Montreal Playlist Featuring Bernard Fowler of Rolling Stones’ Fame

Montreal has the best music fans in the world. Every band that arrives in Montreal says the same thing. 'Montrealers know music and it shows.' The enthusiasm from the crowd to the band, the energy exchanged - second to none. Please enjoy an epic Playlist! Part One are requests sent in by listeners Part Two … Continue reading Rick Keene Music Scene – A Montreal Playlist Featuring Bernard Fowler of Rolling Stones’ Fame

Rick Keene Music Scene – Top New Releases

Music ain't dead - yet? New tracks are always coming out and many - not heard unless you put on your Sherlock Holmes cap and investigation. Have a listen below won't ya? Lots of good new tunes and some artist's backgrounds. Smoke Meat Pete is Open for Delivery and Take Out ! Visit Here ! … Continue reading Rick Keene Music Scene – Top New Releases

Rick Keene Music Scene – A Backstage Pass

Smoke is behind the curtain and mirrors are in front of it. Any person involved in some capacity within the entertainment business is well aware - entertainment is not as magical as it appears. To keep the 'spell' alive in both the souls of the entertainers and the audience, humanity and the various sordid (and … Continue reading Rick Keene Music Scene – A Backstage Pass

Rick Keene Music Scene – A Montreal Playlist

Montreal has the best music fans in the world. Every band that arrives in Montreal says the same thing. 'Montrealers know music and it shows.' The enthusiasm from the crowd to the band, the energy exchanged - second to none. Eric Shenkman of The Spin Doctors co-hosts Part Two and gives his requests of songs … Continue reading Rick Keene Music Scene – A Montreal Playlist

Rick Keene Music Scene – Album of the Week; Sass Jordan – Rebel Moon Blues

Sass Jordan is one of a kind. It is a wonder why, after all these years, Sass has not released an all Blues album. Until now. The Blues is part of Sass' soul. It is part of her sound. The Blues are essential to Sass Jordan's life. Please have a listen below to some tracks … Continue reading Rick Keene Music Scene – Album of the Week; Sass Jordan – Rebel Moon Blues

Rick Keene Music Scene – The Greatest Collection of Rockin’ Easter Songs Gathered Together in a Cave and Groovin’ With a Pict.

Easter Isolation. Two words never meant to be together unless you get biblical. Strange days require strange tales and tunes. Happy Easter, be safe and enjoy shouting at Grandma! Please listen below to some Easter Tales and Tunes! A Message from Smoke Meat Pete We would like to take a moment to thank all of … Continue reading Rick Keene Music Scene – The Greatest Collection of Rockin’ Easter Songs Gathered Together in a Cave and Groovin’ With a Pict.