Rick Keene Music Scene – Bob Dylan 80th Birthday Tribute To Help Montreal Musicians and Music News

New tunes make the world go forward.

Canadians know how to capture the essence of music better than most.

Please listen below to some new tunes, information on an event put together to support Montreal musicians and an exciting Bruce Cockburn project.

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Rick Keene Music Scene Presents A Musical HalloKe’ene Special

Nothing scarier than wearing a mask.

What is behind the costume? What is lurking under the makeup?

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Please listen below to some spooky songs that go bump in the night.

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Rick Keene Music Scene – Gino Vannelli Gives Us ‘More Of A Good Thing’ In Latest Record

All those nights in Montreal’ were made better with Gino Vannelli providing the musical backdrop.

Gino has re -recorded an album that was not released in North America and for Vannelli fans; that is more of a good thing.

Please listen below to a great chat with Gino about his new album; ‘More Of A Good Thing’ as well as a variety of subjects including the death of his Mom.

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Rick Keene Music Scene – Chris DeBurgh Keeps The Art of Storytelling Alive Through Robin Hood

Imagination is essential.

Chris DeBurgh insists on keeping the child alive inside himself and encourages everyone to follow.

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Please listen below to a great chat with Chris about his new album; ‘The Legend of Robin Hood’ as well as a variety of subjects including the origins of Spanish Train.

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Rick Keene Music Scene – Monday’s Musical Extravaganza (or A Bunch of People Playing Good Tunes)

If you look for gold long enough – you will find it.

Luckily, seeking great new music is a lot easier.

Please listen below to some great new tunes and a Charlie Watts‘ story parlayed from someone who opened up for The Stones.

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Rick Keene Music Scene – Izzo Blues Coalition; All The Proper Musical Ingredients For A Tasty Album

Once you add all the ingredients; the cake is tasty.

Tino Izzo has written hit songs for Roch Voisine and Celine Dion. He has a publishing catalog of 500 songs. All this knowledge is apparent on his new project.

Please listen below to my chat with Tino and hear some great tunes from the Izzo Blues Coalition’s new album; ‘Take It or Leave It

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Rick Keene Music Scene – What’s Coming Up? A Preview of Upcoming Interviews

Bucket lists are meant to be filled.

Very few artists have a pedigree such as Chris de Burgh. The album Spanish Train and Other Stories was groundbreaking.

Please listen below to new tunes from Chris, Gino Vannelli and some other great Canadian artists.

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Rick Keene Music Scene – Canada’s Sue Foley Displays Experience on Pinky’s Blues

Sue Foley saw James Cotton play in a club and her feet have yet to leave the ground.

Antone’s was a club in Texas where old school Chicago Blues met Texas Blues. Sue Foley wanted everything to do with that. The rest, as they say; is history.

Please listen below to my chat with Sue about her new record Pinky’s Blues and her thoughts about Charlie Watts and Steve Jordan.

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Rick Keene Music Scene – It’s Another New Tune Monday!

As usual – a new week brings new tunes.

Please listen below to some great new songs from a couple of ‘old’ bands and from some ‘new’ artists.

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Rick Keene Music Scene – Everybody’s Heard About The Bird! Thanksgiving Special

No such thing as a bad song on Thanksgiving. ‘Turkeys‘ are welcome !

Please listen below to some great songs about birds as we give thanks (among other things) for just being alive !

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Rick Keene Music Scene – Sit Down and Learn Something Won’t Ya?

Everyone in music is – a little bit Country.

Please listen below to some great Country songs and let it sink in, just how important Country music was and continues to be.

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Rick Keene Music Scene – Starting A New Week Off … New!

No point in listening to the same old music on radio. It is time to get into something new !

Please listen below to a lot of great new music and things that make you go hmmm…

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Rick Keene Music Scene – Abuse To Addiction To Shantyman; Sean McCann Shines on New Record

Co-founder of Great Big Sea Sean McCann had a lot of fun. Too much fun which led to an awakening.

Please listen below to my chat with Sean about abuse, addiction, recovery and the new album; Shantyman.

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