How does it feel to be on your own just like a Rolling Stone? Singing back - up for The Stones since 1989, Bernard Fowler is 'grateful' to be on stage with 'the big boys'. Even though he and the other supporting players can be headliners in their own right, Fowler remains humble next to … Continue reading Rick Keene Music Scene – Bernard Fowler Turns The Rolling Stones ‘Inside Out’ on Latest Disc
To get an idea of what type of personality Andria Simone is - one does not have to look past the name of her band. 'Those Guys'. The guys are - Mark Wilson on Bass, Brian Dihari on Sax, George Nikolov on drums and Dave Kirby on guitar. 'Those Guys' and Simone delivered a monstrous … Continue reading Andria Simone and Those Guys – Raising It Up a Notch. Jazz Festival Review
Michel Pagliaro is a legend in Quebec ... Anglophone artists, Francophone artists - any type of gender from a particular era in Montreal, unconsciously or consciously affected by 'Pag'. Rarely do artists create such a vast songbook in a short period of time. Dylan, The Beatles, Elvis and Pag. For this reason, it is only fitting, after all these … Continue reading Michel Pagliaro is Back! Sorta …
Boo! Lots of scary stuff happening in and around Montreal this spooky weekend. Please listen below to some of these events as well as directions to a complete Hallowe'en rundown. Also listen to what else is happening in and around Montreal. Talk soon. Boo!
Emilie - Claire Barlow loves Montreal. So much so, she made a life altering decision and moved to the city to pursue her Juno Award winning musical career. A life changing trip on board a Coast Guard ship in the Arctic also played into Emilie's decision to change her life completely. To enter her new … Continue reading Welcome to Montreal Emilie – Claire Barlow! It’s a ‘Clear Day’ …
New York, New Jersey, New Guinea ... new tunes! Plus - lots of upcoming shows in and around Montreal! Stop by every Sunday for a schedule of weekly and monthly shows and by clicking on the Evenko and Jazz Festival logos - a one stop shopping adventure to buy tickets too! Only on … Continue reading What’s Happening in Montreal and on Rick Keene Music Scene
If there are not any subliminal messages within the title of Susie Arioli's new album, there should be ... Susie has recorded an album without Jordan Officer on guitar. A new beginning for Susie and the album title mirrors that rebirth. In perfect Arioli fashion - the title track 'stings' with irony. Both sides … Continue reading Montreal’s Jazz Sweetheart Susie Arioli – ‘Spring’ Is in the Air. Part Two