Some people walk the talk. Some people talk the walk. Very few people walk and walk and walk and keep on walking. Buddy Guy graced the Montreal Jazz Festival with his presence Saturday night. In a festival that has witnessed the likes of Ella Fitzgerald, Ray Charles and Stevie Wonder - Buddy's appearance and subsequent … Continue reading Rick Keene Music Scene – Damn Right ! Buddy Guy Was at The Jazz Festival !
Altered Five Blues Band. Remember those words. A bunch of guys who are not only carrying on the tradition of The Blues, a band who are doing it their way. Together (as the current formation for ten years), the boys - led by singer J .T.; are starting to reap the awards they have worked … Continue reading Altered Five Blues Band; The Next Generation of The Blues
It is a 'Natural Fact'. Steve Strongman's 2013 was a tremendous success! One Juno and three Maple Blues Awards later; Strongman passed 'hump-day in his musical career . Natural Fact was Steve's fourth album and an acoustic goldmine of Blues' tunes. Fast forward to May 13th 2014. 'Let Me Prove It To You' now becomes … Continue reading Juno Award Winner Steve Strongman ‘Proves it To Us’ ….
Since Buddy Guy was number one on my list of Top Ten Interviews of 2013 - here is the interview I conducted with Mr. Guy fresh off his appearance at the Kennedy Center Honors last year. A track by Guy's prodigy - Quinn Sullivan, can also be heard ... Enjoy the voice of a Blues … Continue reading Live Audio Buddy Guy and Rick Keene
Starting with Muddy Waters all the way to Stevie Ray Vaughn - there are not too many guitar players that have escaped Buddy Guy's grasp ... Or - is it the other way around? Eric Clapton, considered a rock God by millions of fans around the globe, had this to say about the man who … Continue reading The Blues Had a Baby and They Named it ‘Buddy Guy’