Blues Generosity

With the generous support of everyone who attended Amy Helm on April 7th and Jack Broadbent on April 13th,  Music by the Bay Live has donated $1,000.00 to the Toronto Blues Society GoFundMe campaign for Victoria Bluesman Jason Buie.

Spencer MacKenzie in Uxbridge

Opening the Quinn Sullivan show on June 9th will be 18-year-old ‘New Artist of the Year’ Maple Blues Award winner, Spencer MacKenzie. With an insightful musical expression emerging from his body, the only explanation is an old soul residing within! He has a deep, soulful, true to the blues sound, with an electrifying twist thatContinue Reading

Thank You

With the generous support of everyone who attended the Colin James show at Town Hall 1873 – Centre for the Performing Arts, Music by the Bay Live has donated $410.00 to Camila’s family

Music by the Bay Live EXPANDS to Port Perry

Built in 1873, the Town Hall Centre for the Performing Arts has been used in several capacities over the years. Originally the Township Office, jail and court house, it has also been a theatre, roller skating rink, movie house, fire station and ladies’ undergarment factory. In 1973 a group of dedicated residents persuaded the TownshipContinue Reading

BARK Update!

FOUR SINGLE TICKETS REMAIN! There is NO bad seat in the house! Mingle with your friends during intermission and then hang with the band at our “after-party”.

Thompson Wilson to open for BARK

His melodies have been gathered from the side of the long road he has traveled.  Wilson’s songwriting has been critically acclaimed. The songs themselves have been recorded by City and Colour, Blackie and the Rodeo Kings and Colin James.

Devon Allman Show Update

The upcoming Devon Allman Band show in Ajax has been postponed. Music by the Bay Live respects Devon’s personal time to mourn & the need to be with his family during this difficult time. Tickets purchased for the June 24th show will be valid for the rescheduled date (TBD). Please stay tuned for updates.  

Big Wins for Bobby Rush

The great BOBBY RUSH with his two BMA’s this year – for Best Album “Porcupine Meat” & Best Historical Album “Chicken Heads”. And he’s coming to THE ST. FRANCIS CENTRE, Ajax Ontario on August 15th!  CONGRATULATIONS to all of this year’s 2017 BLUES MUSIC AWARD winners announced May 11th in Memphis And to the otherContinue Reading

MBBL Supports The Blues Foundation

Become a Blues Foundation Member. Our Mission: To preserve blues heritage, celebrate blues recording and performance, expand worldwide awareness of the blues, and ensure the future of this uniquely American art form.