The music business is always changing. New tunes, new shows and new platforms for musicians to display their wares. All of which have one thing in common; art. Please check out some of the new stuff happening right now. On Monday, April 16th, 2x GRAMMY® Award winning Spanish Harlem Orchestra will be celebrating fifteen years with the release… Read More Rick Keene Music Scene – What’s New in Music and Listen to a New Tune From The Box !
Sometimes, check that – most times, a music concert turns into noise at one point in the show. There is always those one or two tunes the musicians love playing but the crowd doesn’t know very well. Or – the crowd loves the tune and it just does not parlay nicely from the studio to… Read More Rick Keene Music Scene – Jim Cuddy Band Review; Making People Smile
The former front man of Max Webster and the current front man of Kim Mitchell is not dead or stunned. At Petit Champlain in the heart of the old Quebec City on March 31st, Kim Mitchell was very much alive and a tad nervous. Alive? Yes because a couple of years ago the nation almost… Read More Rick Keene Music Scene – Kim Mitchell Review; ‘No No He’s Not Dead, He’s, He’s Restin’!
Tom Gimbel of Foreigner Loves Music. A student out of Berklee College of Music – Tom learned from the best. Following a stint with Aerosmith as a member of the touring band, Gimbel hooked up with Foreigner and has not looked back. Please listen below to my chat with Tom as we talk about… Read More Rick Keene Music Scene – Foreigner’s Tom Gimbel Orchestrates His Love of Music
Jordan Officer is a student … Rarely do guitarists come along who let their talent take a side car on their ride through music. Officer, on his third album as a Blues solo artist, is a passenger once more on the long and historical trip called the Blues. Please listen below to my chat… Read More Rick Keene Music Scene – Jordan Officer Continues His Education in Three Rivers
Turmoil sometimes brings people closer together … Rosie and The Riveters based their name on what became a symbol for women’s empowerment. Unfortunately and fortunately, the recent #MeToo movement has given the trio of ladies an opportunity to speak through song. Please listen below to my chat with Alexis Normand about the new album, the… Read More Rick Keene Music Scene – Rosie and The Riveters; Three Voices Singing for Women
Bartenders give the best advice. Sometimes … Dave the Bartender sees everything but most importantly – hears everything. Family troubles, relationship troubles and sports gossip, you name it Dave the Bartender has heard it all. This knowledge does not go in one shot glass and out the other. Dave the Bartender collects and retains the… Read More Rick Keene Music Scene – Ask Dave the Bartender