Canadian Blues award-winning in Memphis

Looks like Canadians did it again at the International Blues Challenge in Memphis: Just like Steve Marriner and Monkey Junk last year impressing everybody coming in third of representing bands from a hundred blues societies, this year it’s Nova Scotia’s Matt Andersen who blew everybody away. He received an award in the following category:

Solo/duo winner: Matt Andersen, sponsored by Harvest Jazz and Blues from Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada

I’m gonna have to play one of his songs in the next barKanada – das wollte ich ja ohnehin schon lange mal getan haben, seit ich ihn vor’nem guten Jahr zum ersten Mal live gesehen habe…

This is an informative article about the IGS 2010

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Welcome to the February edition of BarKanada – cool as ice and blue as Toronto in winter. In this show: The fantastic Blues Summit in January, wonderful live cuts from the nominated and showcasing artists. In addition: details of our nightly strolls for pray in music research in the Big Smoke – or whatever u’d like to call that big, beautiful city on the lake.

Things or incidents that somehow didn’t make it the show, but still impressed us or killed us laughing often end up in my blog about my band PEACEWORK here: … Continue reading