Friday, January 11, 9 pm – midnight
The Jivewires are:
Jeff Asselin - drums
Steve Berndt - vocal/trombone
"Dr" Dave Foster - guitar
Tyler Harris - alto sax
Ed Lister - trumpet
Alex Mastronardi - upright bass
-2003 International Songwriting Competition Winner-(BB King was a judge)
-4 Maple Blues Awards
-2 Time Acoustic Act of the Year
-15 Albums to date
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Well-priced accommodation available at The Cove, nearby B&Bs and motel
Westport is a beautiful historic town on the Rideau Waterway - a 90-minute drive from Ottawa, 45 minutes from Kingston.
More info including artists’ Bios, links to their websites and YOU TUBE videos at www.BluesOnTheRideau.ca
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"We started as a straight blues band," vocalist and harmonica player Wilson says. "We now incorporate a mixture of a lot of different styles. We're an American music band and we're much higher energy than we were before."
In addition to Wilson, the current Thunderbirds line-up features Jay Moeller on drums, Johnny Moeller and Mike Keller on guitar, and Randy Bermudes on bass.
“Mysticssippi” blues man Harry Manx has been called an “essential link” between the music of East and West, creating musical short stories that wed the tradition of the Blues with the depth of classical Indian ragas. He has created a unique sound that is hard to forget and deliciously addictive to listen to.
Check him out!
Music starts at 6:30 pm.
Bring your good spirit and some dancing shoes!
Her Alligator Records debut, “Tough As Love”, explodes with Beaver’s volcanic singing, deeply soulful delivery and powerful chops on seven original songs and a handful of vintage roots gems. A refreshing slap across the face of roots music.
Ray Montford - acoustic/electric guitars/loops
Alden Roberge - drums
Mat Falvai – bass
Are you a music industry professional looking to expand your national capital music community awareness and network?
MEGAPHONO 2018 Music Showcase Festival is taking place Thursday, February 7 to Saturday, February 9, 2018.
For info on MEGAPHONO, including showcases, panels, delegates and more, visit www.MEGAPHONO.tv and buy your passes.
Passes are not required for this free event
We invite you to join in celebrating the ever-growing local music industry by promoting your products, services and events at this special program, open to the public and music professionals alike.
Vendors to be announced shortly.
Want to be a vendor? Book a table now here (https://ottawamic.com/merchandise/maker-fair-table-registration). The cost is $40 or $30. if you’re an Ottawa Music Industry Coalition member (discount codes coming in tomorrow's newsletter!).
There is a small step at the front door, but an alternative entrance is fully accessible. Washrooms are physically accessible and gender neutral.
For more information on MEGAPHONO, visit MEGAPHONO.TV
For more information on the Independent Music Business series, visit www.independentmusicbusiness.ca.
To request assistance accessing alternate entrance, email firstname.lastname@example.org
A Saskatoon native transplanted to the Niagara Region of Ontario, Suzie Vinnick is the proud owner of a gorgeous voice, prodigious guitar and bass chops, and an engagingly candid performance style.