Rick Keene 50th Birthday Bash / Fundraiser for Johnny Beaudine Line Up

Fifty years is a long time ... Hard to believe on September 7th, I will be reaching a half century on this planet ( 47 years if you count the times I was in a different world as a teenager). Please help me celebrate and at the same time - raise money for Sax player … Continue reading Rick Keene 50th Birthday Bash / Fundraiser for Johnny Beaudine Line Up

Gino Vannelli – Los Angeles and Home .​.​.

Gino Vannelli has been here before. The native Montrealer recently returned  to his birth city for a pair of great shows at The Rialto Theatre. Just four short days after those performances - Gino recorded a DVD and CD of a show in L.A. Please listen below as Gino speaks about that show including a … Continue reading Gino Vannelli – Los Angeles and Home .​.​.

From Woody Herman to “John Fedchock’s New York Big Band

  Born in Cleveland, Ohio, Fedchock began his career in 1980 as a jazz trombonist with the legendary Woody Herman Orchestra, serving as featured soloist, musical director and chief arranger for Herman's last two Grammy nominated albums. Herman said of Fedchock, "He's my right hand man. Everything I ask of John he accomplishes, and I … Continue reading From Woody Herman to “John Fedchock’s New York Big Band

Trois Rivieres Blues Festival; Jamiah on Fire!

Jamiah Rogers loves his family of fans. He also loves his family. His real family.  Combined with two cousins in the band along with his manager / songwriting partner / Father - the group Jamiah On Fire are a real 'family affair'.   Please listen below as Jamiah and his Father talk about all things - … Continue reading Trois Rivieres Blues Festival; Jamiah on Fire!

Michelle … Ma Belle …! Part One and Two

Michelle Malone is one of ... those girls.  Talented but not a household name. Well, not in Montreal anyways. She has worked with the Indigo Girls and Rolling Stones' keyboardist Chuck Leavell. In between, she has grown to love and admire almost everyone associated with all genres of music. Please listen below as Michelle explains … Continue reading Michelle … Ma Belle …! Part One and Two

Ask Dave the Bartender; Six Months in a Leaky Boat?

Dave the Bartender remains a mystery. Unearthed and unscathed. Just like his tips ... Please listen below as Dave, the Bartender, attempts to answer musical questions sent in by the listeners. Dave? A rum and coke please ...     Dundees Aug. 20th - Becky Fiset Cote Sept. 4th - Rick Keene 50th Bday Bash! … Continue reading Ask Dave the Bartender; Six Months in a Leaky Boat?