Quebec appears to know The Blues. Whether it is the ubiquitous political crap or the never ending construction - Quebec musicians tend to flock to The Blues. Every year, a contest is held to send the best Quebec Blues band or artist to Memphis - the Holy land of music. Every year,Quebec artists do very … Continue reading Rick Keene Music Scene – Here Are Your Quebec to Memphis Blues Finalists
Only one place to hear The Blues. The cornerstone of all music is alive and well in Montreal. You can hear it through various players, venues and Rick Keene Music Scene. Yet face it - there is only one place that gives you Live Blues seven nights a week ! Please listen below to some … Continue reading Rick Keene Music Scene – Smoke Meat Pete’s Blues 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
Road warriors gain knowledge. Montreal's Cliff Stevens has the air miles to prove his wisdom. Known firstly from his uncanny days duplicating Eric Clapton, Cliff has put those days behind him. Instead - Cliff's long overdue writing and composing are making a name for himself in Canada and abroad. Stevens' last album Grass Won't Grow … Continue reading Rick Keene Music Scene – Cliff Stevens Takes It To the Next Level on Latest Disc
The star of 20 Feet to Stardom was twenty feet away. So - it seemed ... The former back-up singer for The Rolling Stones ( just one of many acts Lisa Fischer has enhanced), was at Maison Symphonique in Montreal Saturday night with her band; Grand Baton. What a band it was ... In a … Continue reading Lisa Fischer Brings a Smile to Montreal
They have come a long way ... It is ... make or break time. Following a month of rehearsals, The League of Rock Montreal and the four 'brand spanking new bands', introduced themselves to the rockin' world on November 2nd at McKibbons Pointe Claire. It was an opportunity for each member of each band to recognize … Continue reading The League of Rock Montreal – Speeding Towards Showcase Number Two on November 16th !
Legend has it ... Robert Johnson sold his soul at The Crossroads to the Devil in exchange for Blues superiority. As time goes on, it appears someone else sold their souls and the Devil must have gotten a hell of a lot in return. The Rolling Stones, created and led by Brian Jones - … Continue reading The Stones Have The Blues – Part Three. Hear Two New Blues Songs Here!