Rick Keene Music Scene – Gino Vannelli Shines Brightly on New Album

Sometimes - it is worth the wait. Gino Vannelli ( Montreal's wayward son) made a rule when he was younger. 'Never put out music without a purpose ...' That is the reason why it has been over ten years since music fans heard something new from Vannelli. Wilderness Road is the name of the new … Continue reading Rick Keene Music Scene – Gino Vannelli Shines Brightly on New Album

Jean-Luc Ponty; Coltrane to Zappa to Jon Anderson.

THE ANDERSON-PONTY BAND Jean-Luc Ponty and Jon Anderson Thursday, May 26th 8 pm @ Theatre St.-Denis Buy Tickets Here !   Jean - Luc Ponty is an innovator ... Credited as one of the first musicians to implement the violin within Jazz music, Ponty has not stopped there. A musical thirst has carried the seventy-one … Continue reading Jean-Luc Ponty; Coltrane to Zappa to Jon Anderson.

In the words of Marvin Gaye … What’s Going on ?

What's going on ? As usual - quite a bit. You got Jazz, you got Blues, you got Rock n' Roll and everything in between. That is the beauty of the Montreal Music Scene ... Have a listen below to some great tunes and a few of the artists coming to Montreal very shortly.   … Continue reading In the words of Marvin Gaye … What’s Going on ?

Katrina Leskanich; ‘Ridin’ the Wave’

Katrina Leskanich has a new album out ... Most music lovers - specifically 1980's music lovers, remember her as Katrina of  Katrina and the Waves. It's a shame. This talented singer and songwriter deserves better than selective memory.     On the eve of a North American tour, a jaunt which begins in New York … Continue reading Katrina Leskanich; ‘Ridin’ the Wave’