The Jazz Festival is coming and so are musicians from around the globe. https://www.montrealjazzfest.com/en-CA There are also many places in Montreal and surroundings which provide live entertainment outside the downtown core. For ten days - it is a music lover's paradise downtown and near home. You can't get much better than that ! Please listen … Continue reading Rick Keene Music Scene – Alan Parsons, Rivercat and The Stones Start No Filter Tour Amid Jagger’s Health Concerns
First thing you need to know, Foreigner 2019 is not your Father's Foreigner. Gone is the golden voice that belted out the songs of many people's youth. Lou Gramm (vocals) and Mick Jones ( Guitar, Keys, vocals) wrote collectively or individually a Rock n Roll catalog which placed the band as one of the biggest … Continue reading Rick Keene Music Scene – Foreigner Bring Some ‘Hot Blood’ To Montreal
Canada's up and coming band are here ! In a few short years the band has gone from playing acoustic folk inspired melodies to playing acoustic folk inspired melodies. The crowds just got bigger ! Please listen below to my chat with Darryl James about the new album, the fans and what to expect in … Continue reading Rick Keene Music Scene – The Strumbellas; A Chat About the Pureness of Music
On paper - Joss Stone and Melissa Etheridge look great as a double bill. In reality - they are greater than the sum of two parts ... When Joss Stone was in her Mother's tummy, she attended one of her Mom's favorite artists in concert. When Joss was seventeen - she sang as part of … Continue reading Montreal Jazz Festival Review – Joss Stone and Melissa Etheridge
There is a lot of talent coming to the Montreal International Jazz Festival in 2016 ... The Festival gets underway on June 29th with Sharon Jones and The Dap Kings doing a free blow-out show to open the Festival. Jones, one of the best performers on the scene today -promises to deliver a opening showstopper for … Continue reading Rick Keene Music Scene – You Want a Jazz Festival Preview?