Tag Archives: blues guitarist

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Buddy Guy

WIT & WISDOM OF A BLUES LEGEND Buddy Guy is more than just a musician.  His show is a night of storytelling eclipsed by guitar showmanship intermingled with bits of wit, wisdom and humour. His […]

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Jordan Officer

Jordan Officer with his full band,  photographed Friday, July 5, performing on the Scène TD at the 2019 Festival International de Jazz de Montreal. Jordan Officer, born and raised in Montreal, grew up playing many instruments […]

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George Benson

George Benson performing at Place des Art as part of the 40th Edition of the Festival International de Jazz de Montreal. I was just making records [in the early ’70s]. Even a hit jazz album […]

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Colin James

Colin James, photographed performing at Salle Wilfred Pelletier as part of the 40th edition of the Festival International de Jazz de Montreal. When asked about the future of the blues, James is more than optimistic. “The […]

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Sue Foley

Sue Foley photographed performing on the Hyundai Blues Stage as part of the 40th edition of the Festival International de Jazz de Montreal. “Foley has a killer voice, an impossibly alluring blend of sex and […]

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Popa Chubby

Theodore Joseph “Ted” Horowitz, plays under the stage name of Popa Chubby -which  is a play on the slang idiom to “pop a chubby“, (meaning to get an erection). He played two shows on the Hyundai Blues […]

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JP Soars

JP Soars and the Red Hots JP Soars and the Red Hots photographed performing at the 40th Edition of the Festival International de Jazz de Montreal, playing the Hyundai Blues Stage. JP is a former […]

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Doyle Bramhall II in Montreal

Wheels Of Soul Summer Tour Doyle Bramhall II brought his “Wheels Of Soul Summer Tour” to Club Soda in Montreal. The guitarist and his 3-piece band played to a full house of eager fans. The […]

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Buddy Guy

The Chicago Blues Ambassador – Buddy Guy The ambassador of Chicago Blues, Buddy Guy, filled the Metropolis and even reminisced back to an early visit to Montreal in 1967. A major influence to Jimi Hendrix, Jimmy Page, […]