Rick Keene Music Scene – Carvin Jones Bringing His Electrifying Guitar Work to Montreal !

You have never seen anything like him. Carvin Jones is among the 'top fifty Blues guitarists' in the world according to Guitar Magazine. He has received accolades from Eric Clapton, Albert King and Buddy Guy. His live performances are legendary and now he's coming to Montreal and Canada ! Please listen below to my chat … Continue reading Rick Keene Music Scene – Carvin Jones Bringing His Electrifying Guitar Work to Montreal !

Rick Keene Music Scene – Justin Saladino is Brilliant with Latest Album ‘A Fool’s Heart’

Justin Saladino is smart. Too often, Blues guitarists remain true to the Blues and it confines them. Pigeon holes their talent and next thing you know, twenty years have passed and another whisky shot comes there way at four in the morning. Few (over the years) have come to the realization that Blues may be … Continue reading Rick Keene Music Scene – Justin Saladino is Brilliant with Latest Album ‘A Fool’s Heart’

Rick Keene Music Scene – Steve Hill Is ‘Live’ and Well !

The prodigal son has returned home. Sorta ... Trois Rivieres native and guitar player extraordinaire Steve Hill is a busy guy. Following a very successful jaunt to Europe - Hill is home for a little bit before heading off to England and Germany once more. It was while he was 'home' and doing a gig … Continue reading Rick Keene Music Scene – Steve Hill Is ‘Live’ and Well !

Under the ‘ZZ’ Top; Montreal Concert Review

If whiskey, cars and ladies are the three most favorite things in your life - ZZ Top is the band to rock out to ... The trio who benefited  more  from the age of Friday Night Videos than any other Blues and Rock formation in history - proved once and for all; Top coat, top … Continue reading Under the ‘ZZ’ Top; Montreal Concert Review

Steve Hill; Back Where he Started

When Steve Hill was a lad, he discovered the blues much the same way many people do. Through the music and words of others... "Everytime I would hear guys like Jimmy Page talk about music, they would always be talking about people like Muddy Waters, Howlin' Wolf and Robert Johnson. This is how I learned … Continue reading Steve Hill; Back Where he Started