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 – Crystal Shawanda Abandons Country Music For Her First ‘Love’ on Church House Blues

Hank Williams, Patsy Cline - they all came from The Blues. Crystal Shawanda, an indigenous singer / songwriter originally from Ontario, is filled with The Blues and it's Gospel background. She is well aware; community and spirituality nurtures great music. Please listen below to my chat with Crystal and hear some great tunes ! Including … Continue reading Rick Keene Music Scene – Crystal Shawanda Abandons Country Music For Her First ‘Love’ on Church House Blues

Rick Keene Music Scene – Smoke Meat Pete Weekend Playlist

You can't beat Pete's Blues ! The Blues are the cornerstone of all popular music and none know it better than Smoke Meat Pete. Whether live in Ile Perrot or over the listening device of choice - Smoke Meat Pete keeps the tradition of The Blues alive and well ! Have a listen below to … Continue reading Rick Keene Music Scene – Smoke Meat Pete Weekend Playlist

Celebrate Jeff Healey’s Birthday; Buy a Limited Edition Print and Give to Daisy’s Eye Cancer Fund – Part One

Photographer James St Laurent is doing his part. On March 2nd 2008, Canada and the world lost a great human being. Jeff Healey passed away on that date and the universe lost a piece of it's orchestra. Jeff's legacy lives on.  His music, his family and now a couple of prints taken by James St … Continue reading Celebrate Jeff Healey’s Birthday; Buy a Limited Edition Print and Give to Daisy’s Eye Cancer Fund – Part One

Toronto Blues Society – The Maple Blues Awards

The Toronto Blues Society will be celebrating its 16 th annual Maple Blues Awards by honouring nationally and internationally recognized Canadian Blues artists from across the country on January 21, 2013. The nominees are recognized both for their talent as well as their contribution to the growing Canadian blues music scene. Hamilton’s Steve Strongman leads … Continue reading Toronto Blues Society – The Maple Blues Awards