Marie may have been a little bit Country and Donny may have been a little bit Rock n Roll but they have nothing on The Rolling Stones. From the beginning - The Rolling Stones' sound has been entrenched in Country music. Is it their Blues' influence which is also embedded in Country / Folk or … Continue reading Rick Keene Music Scene – The Rolling Stones; The Greatest Country Music Band of All Time?
Mixed marriages are sometimes frowned upon. If the saying ' put two things together that have never been together before and you can sell them' is true, then Tetrix will soon become very wealthy. Tetrix contains two fellas who have been very busy musically. Every House Has a Light On is Connor Gottfried and Neil … Continue reading Rick Keene Music Scene – Tetrix; ‘Hank Williams on Acid’
To say that Glen Campbell is an American institution is a vast understatement. So vast, most people would not realize the pit for the forest. It is easy to 'clump' musicians into a generic concert. Rock 'n Roll fans would pick out Waylon Jennings from a police line-up when asked to choose Kris Kristofferson. Country … Continue reading A Review of Glen Campbell’s Documentary; I’ll Be Me
Hallowe'en isn't always scary. Well - ok, it is always scary but some things on that evening are also fun. On October 30th - join two bands for an evening of music and dance from two very different musical acts. A pair of entertainment entities very different in the phases of their careers. Please listen … Continue reading A Spooky Chat with The Record Breakers!
The Province of Quebec is filled with the blues. Luckily, it is also filled with The Blues. Music - that is ... Come down to Bistro a Jo Jo on October 6th, 12th and 20th to cheer your favorite Blues' singers as they compete to represent Quebec in Memphis, Tennessee. Three nights of some of … Continue reading Quebec to Memphis Blues Challenge – Part Two
So much is going on - even the Pope is gay! As usual - Montreal has a lot to offer in the music field. Concerts, shows - if it has a groove, this city adores it ! Please listen below to what is coming music-wise and find out how to buy tickets online for most … Continue reading What’s Happening in Montreal and On Rick Keene Music Scene – Spooky!
Blues! Blues! Blues! It is all about the Blues. Especially the next couple of weeks at Bistro a Jo Jo on St. Denis in Montreal. It is the Quebec to Memphis Blues Challenge. The winner of the eleven artists competing receive an opportunity to go to Memphis, Tennessee to test their skills there as well. … Continue reading Quebec to Memphis Blues Challenge at Bistro a Jo Jo – Oct. 6th