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12’ Bar Ramblin’ #44 ‘Canadian Blues’ with Stefan Matussek

14 January 2020
  • Blues
  • Boogie
  • Rock
  • Soulful
  • Melancholy

When speaking of Canada, Blues Music may not be the first thing that comes to mind. Nevertheless the USA’s northern neighbor has a vibrant Blues scene that goes back many decades. It’s shared border with the genres country of origin mean that touring blues musicians would often cross that border to play in Canadian towns and cities. Collaboration between Canadian and US artists was common. Canadian Blues artists would play in US cities not far from the border, such as Detroit and Chicago, drawing direct influence from the US musicians they played alongside of. The primary stylistic influences of the scene come from Chicago and Mississippi Blues.

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The Comeback - Harpdog Brown
Hug You - The Jimmy Bowskill Band
I'm Waiting (feat. David Rotundo) - David Rotundo
Shotgun Blues - Downchild Blues Band
Up the Line - Bill Stevenson
Steel Onions - 2B3 Doug Riley, Michael Fonfara
Ain't That the Truth - Danny Brooks
Young Fashioned Way - Dutch Mason
Hard Times to Play the Blues - Richard Carr
All the Blues in the World - Bill Durst
I'm a Criminal - Paul Reddick & The Sidemen
Empty Cup - Sue Foley
Shake the Hand - Harrison Kennedy & Colin Linden
The Bridge (feat. Raoul Bhaneja) - Mark J. Nyvlt
Geep's Blues - Sparkjiver
How Blue Can You Get? - Rita Chiarelli
Sugar Bee - Li'l Anne and Hot Cayenne
If It Takes All Night Blues - Stewart Simons
Chuck Suckit's Country - Chuck Suckit
Whiskey - Piedmont Playboys