Biking Across Canada for David Suzuki’s Blue Dot Message

Derek Olive likes to ride his bicycle.  Derek also enjoys playing the guitar and writing songs. Perfect! Olive combines the two loves of his life and ( if that weren't enough) , is also raising awareness and money for Canada's environmental future. Please listen below as Derek explains everything. Derek? Visit Derek Here! Visit Blue … Continue reading Biking Across Canada for David Suzuki’s Blue Dot Message

Roomful of Blues – From B​.​B. King to Colin James; The Little Big Band That Could .​.​.

Chris Vachon plays guitar for Roomful of Blues ... For forty - five years, the band plays in a roomful of Blues fans. Opening up for or backing guys like B.B. King, Stevie Ray Vaughan and Eric Clapton.  In a Canadian connection, the band is most known as being Colin James' 'Little Big Band'. A … Continue reading Roomful of Blues – From B​.​B. King to Colin James; The Little Big Band That Could .​.​.

Jazz Festival Reviews – Colin James June 25th Theatre du Nouveau Monde

June 25th - Theatre du Nouveau Monde Colin James - Acoustic Sessions Colin James seems like a kid ... Following a quarter century ( yes - a quarter century) as a professional musician, James is no longer a kid. He is on his way to becoming a seasoned Blues-man. Friday night, James and his touring … Continue reading Jazz Festival Reviews – Colin James June 25th Theatre du Nouveau Monde

What’s Happening and What’s New …?

A lot of musical stuff  is always happening in Montreal ... Click on the logos for the Montreal International Jazz Festival and Evenko - get an up - to - date list of all their shows. Buy tickets to your favorite one also !   Please listen below as I play a few new tracks … Continue reading What’s Happening and What’s New …?

Adam Karch; Designing ‘Blueprints’

Following a tutelage under the watchful ears of people such as Jeff Healey and Colin James - Blues-man Adam Karch is right at home with his new album - Blueprints. Ironic because within the album are covers originally penned by the men whose blueprints set the stage for what Adam and many others have done … Continue reading Adam Karch; Designing ‘Blueprints’