FATHEAD

Fathead has been described as a Blues Tour De Force comes as no surprise. Georgia-raised lead singer JOHN MAYS has had a storied career that began in the Southern gospel tradition, crossing over into Doo-Wop, R&B and Blues, not to mention a stint with the Godfather Of Soul JAMES BROWN. He has won numerous MapleContinue Reading

Matt Andersen

“Big man! Big presence! Big impact!” At 6’ 2’’, Matt Andersen is a blues man in an extra-large shirt.  Hunched over his treasured Lakewood guitar, long curly hair partly obscuring his face, the first thing that strikes you is the unexpected dexterity of his meaty digits as they tear effortlessly through intricate patterns of notes. Continue Reading

Jimmy Bowskill Band

 At 20 years of age Jimmy Bowskill has already been recognized nationally as a multi award winning artist proving that a young man can indeed play the blues.  Bowskill has been blowing audiences away worldwide; from the Ukraine to Japan he’s left them begging for more and doing his country proud!  This young Canadian isContinue Reading

Morgan Davis

For nearly four decades Morgan Davis has been on the road travelling across Canada, the United States and Europe.  His performances draw from a rich tradition of country and delta blues, as well as his own contemporary songs infused with wit and a large dose of humour. Over the years he has had the privilegeContinue Reading

Braithwaite & Whiteley

With southern Florida roots, Diana Braithwaite was dubbed a “national treasure” by Bluz FM radio host Danny Marks. Toronto born and raised, her ancestors traveled to Canada from Virginia, via the Underground Railroad.  A gifted and captivating performer, Braithwaite was chosen by Sarah Mclachlan to open Lilith Fair at the Molson Amphitheatre, before 18,000 people.Continue Reading

Carlos del Junco

Carlos del Junco plays the harmonica like nobody else in the world. Born in Havana, Cuba, del Junco is a pioneer of the 10-hole diatonic harmonica. Throughout his concert and festival performances with his band, you’ll hear an eclectic palette of jazz, blues, swing, Latin, funky New Orleans and the occasional African, hip hop, andContinue Reading

Rick Taylor

Rick Taylor is well known for his high energy live performances, rich, expressive baritone voice, well crafted ballads, and unforgettable “guitarnastics”.  Considered to be one of the finest acoustic blues artists going, with a set of vocal chords that would be the envy of any Blues Artist, young or old, Rick Taylor has no problemContinue Reading

David Gogo

David Gogo had a guitar in his hands at the age of four and by the age of sixteen was working steadily as a professional musician. His influences, Howlin’ Wolf and Son House, drew him to the emotional power and raw depth of the blues. Stevie Ray Vaughan befriended the budding talent, and encouraged himContinue Reading

Jack de Keyzer

Jack de Keyzer is a 2 X Juno (Canada’s Grammy) and 7 X Maple Blues award winning artist, blues guitarist, singer, song writer and producer and one of the finest blues guitarists on the scene today. The British born, Canadian resident’s career has spanned over three decades. He performs across Canada and internationally (US, Mexico,Continue Reading