You need to live to understand The Blues. Pain, suffering and misery. No person on earth is immune to it. The Blues understands it all and the human soul understands The Blues. Please listen below to some of the best Blues' tunes circulating like medicine. Visit Smoke Meat Pete Here !
Eric Clapton may have shot the sheriff but he certainly did not shoot the Rastafarian deputy. If Clapton had shot the deputy, the world would be void of rhythms and soul. Reggae is a genre but it is also the source of many a Rock song's inspiration. Like The Blues, Jazz and Country - Reggae … Continue reading Rick Keene Music Scene – Reggae Does Rock n Roll
You cannot walk straight when the road bends Roman Proverb When Johnny Depp gives a testimonial for a film, a musician or a toaster oven; people listen. In the documentary: When the road bends; Tales of a Gypsy Caravan, people are there to listen and listen some more... The film follows an eighteen show … Continue reading Rick Keene Music Scene – When The Road Bends; Tales of a Gypsy Caravan
Growing up fast ... That is exactly what happened to a bunch of 'kids' from Burlington, Ontario. How many people or musicians do you know of that were on the first episode of Much Music? Please listen below to my chat with original member and bassist Sandy Horne. Hear some great tunes off the new … Continue reading Rick Keene Music Scene – Sandy Horne Talks Past, Present and Future of The Spoons
The city and surrounding areas are ripe with tunes for the picking this week. Plenty of live music of all genres to pick through and to choose your favorites. Pop may be your thing. Rock may be your thing. Blues may be your thing. Whatever the case - check below and discover Montreal music at … Continue reading Rick Keene Music Scene – Top Picks for Live Music in Montreal
Start your week informed. Plenty of interviews coming up, shows to attend and people to see. Why don't you have a listen below ? Visit Strangers in the Night Here ! Smoke Meat Pete Music Schedule Here Stay Tuned for My Chat With Jean - Marc Pisapia of The Box Sue FoleyB. B King's Drummer … Continue reading Rick Keene Music Scene – WTF Is Going On?
There is a rise of Canadian Country / Rock / Pop music happening with WAVE 21. This is a group with diverse styles in personality, music, and overall talent. WAVE 21 is also an interesting band since they are new yet very experienced at the same time. Band leader Mary-Lynn Doroschuck is the daughter of … Continue reading Rick Keene Music Scene – Wave 21 Poised to Hit Like a Tsunami