ZEB NEWS from Montreal: May 20, 2008

Brian Slack zeb@vl.videotron.ca
Tue May 20 19:56:53 EDT 2008


***MONTREAL BLUES SOCIETY CD SPOTLIGHT - NEW EVERY WEEK***
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Alligator Records & Fusion3 distribution present:

TINSLEY ELLIS - Moment Of Truth
	http://www.alligatorrecords.com

LEE ROCKER - Black Cat Bone
	http://www.alligatorrecords.com

2006 CD spotlights: http://www.bluesmontreal.com/cd-en.html
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T O P   S T O R I E S:
- Richard Carr Band at Bourbon Street West
- Rob Lutes in Quebec City
- Glenn Gillis in Levis
- Pat Loiselle in Otterburn Park
- Rainmaker at Bistro a Jojo
- World Guitar Festival in Rouyn-Noranda revealed
- Pinetop Perkins, Roomful Of Blues announced for Tremblant
- Lys Blues Award nominees announced


S H O W S
T U E S D A Y   N I G H T   B L U E S   S E R I E S
RICHARD CARR BAND
http://www.richardcarr.ca/
Tuesday, May 20, 8:30 p.m.
Bourbon Street West, 1866 Sources Blvd., Pte-Claire, QC, 514-695-6545

	Upcoming:
	May 27	ANGEL FORREST
	June 3	BAD BOYS BOOGIE
			http://www.badboyzboogie.net/
	June 10	GARRETT MASON (Nova Scotia)
	June 17	MONKEY JUNK (Ottawa)
			New band featuring Tony D. & Steve Marriner
	June 24	**No blues night**


ROB LUTES WITH ROB MacDONALD
Friday, May 24
Palais Montcalm, 995, Place d’Youville, Quebec City, QC, 418-641-6040 or
1-877-641-6040  

GLENN GILLIS
Friday, May 24
Bar l’Allemand, 9320 De la Rive Blvd. S., Lévis, Quebec City, QC, 418-304-3899 

PAT LOISELLE & HIS SWAMPERS
Friday, May 23 & Saturday, May 24
Le P'tit Canoe, Otterburn Park, QC

RAINMAKER
Friday, May 23 & Saturday, May 24
http://www.bistroajojo.com/programmation.php
Bistro à Jojo, 1627 St.Denis St., Montreal, QC, 514-843-5015 

Friday, May 23 - Dale Boyle
Saturday, May 24 - Kenny Dupree
Smoke Meat Pete, 283, 1st Avenue, Île Perrot, QC, 514-425-6068
 
For complete local show listings:
http://www.bluesmontreal.com/calendrier.html


F E S T I V A L S   &   E V E N T S
FESTIVAL DES GUITARES DU MONDE EN ABITIBI-TÉMISCAMINGUE
http://www.fgmat.com/

Featuring: Johnny Winter, Garrett Mason, John Campbelljohn, Bruce Cockburn, 
America, Ottmar Liebert, California guitar trio, Shawn Phillips, Peppino 
Dagostino trio and more

INFO-FESTIVAL: 819.797.8288 / 1 877.997.8288


THE FESTIBLUES INTERNATIONAL DE MONTRÉAL ANNOUNCES THE 6 SEMI-FINALISTS OF THE
10TH ANNUAL CONCOURS DE LA RELÈVE EN BLUES MARCHÉ CENTRAL!
www.festiblues.com/releve
Saturday, July 14, 7:00 p.m.
Ahuntsic-Cartierville Cultural Centre

This year, the semi-finalists are: Triniland (St-Georges de Windsor), Power
Stroke Blues Band (Amherst), Fishing Crew (Montreal), Crossroad (Drummondville),
Slim Wood (Les Coteaux) and Mélanie Charrier (Montreal). Three of them will be
chosen during the semi-finals to perform at the finals on the Festiblues big
stage, August 7 to 10, 2008. An independent jury from the Blues-sur-Seine
festival in France will also be there to select one of the three finalists. This
jury will award the chosen band a OFQJ/Blues sur Seine prize that will take them
directly to the Festival Blues-sur-Seine this November in Mantes-la-Jolie, a
suburb of Paris.


29th ANNUAL BLUES MUSIC AWARDS WINNERS
http://www.blues.org/bluesmusicawards/index.php4

 
TREMBLANT CELEBRATES 15 YEARS OF BLUES WITH MORE THAN 150 FREE SHOWS
http://ww1.tremblant.ca/blues/en/index.asp
July 4 - 13, 2008

For its 15th birthday, Tremblant International Blues Festival will include
several big names – such as Texas blues legend Johnny Winter, Ana Popovic &
slide master Sonny Landreth and many artists who were featured in recent
editions of the event, plus various concept shows bringing together on stage
several well-known artists. The website will be updated frequently between now
and the event, so visit often!

Newly announced: PINETOP PERKINS WITH THE WILLE BIG EYES SMITH BAND CELEBRATING
PINETOP'S 95th BIRTHDAY AT TREMBLANT, ROOMFUL OF BLUES, THE ACOUSTIC BLUES
SUMMIT RETURNS WITH RYAN LEBLANC, HOT TODDY, STEVE MARRINER, GUITAR EXPLOSION 
WITH PAUL DESLAURIERS, TREVOR FINLAY & STEVE STRONGMAN, DAWN TYLER WATSON & 
PAUL DESLAURIERS, KEB MO, JOHN HAMMOND, THE JEFF HEALEY TRIBUTE

Notice to young musicians: enter the festival's Galaxie Rising Stars competition
http://ww1.tremblant.ca/blues/en/concours.asp


THE MONTREAL INTERNATIONAL JAZZ FESTIVAL PRESENTS THE INDOOR LINEUP
http://www.montrealjazzfest.com/Fijm2008/accueil_fr.aspx
June 26 - July 6, 2008

ARETHA FRANKLIN, STEELY DAN, ROBBEN FORD, JAMES TAYLOR, HARRY MANX, JORDAN
OFFICER, DON ROSS, WOODY ALLEN AND HIS NEW ORLEANS JAZZ BAND, THE BLIND BOYS OF
ALABAMA, THE DIRTY DOZEN BRASS BAND, KEB' MO' SOLO, TAJ MAHAL, BETTYE LAVETTE &
25e ANNIVERSAIRE JUSTIN TIME : A NIGHT TO REMEMBER BILLY BANG, RANEE LEE, LE
MONTREAL JUBILATION CHOIR, CORAL EGAN, YANNICK RIEU, CHET DOXAS, LORRAINE
KLAASEN, DAWN TYLER WATSON ET PAUL DESLAURIERS, BRYAN LEE & THE BLUES POWER
BAND, OLIVER JONES AND MANY MORE.


LYS BLUES AWARDS ANNOUNCES NOMINEES!
The nominees are listed here:
http://www.lenetblues.com/Nominations-LysBlues-2008.html


W E B S I T E S
TORONTO BLUES SOCIETY: http://www.torontobluessociety.com/
OTTAWA BLUES SOCIETY: http://hometown.aol.ca/lizbluesottawa/thisweek.html
HARDLINE BLUES: http://www.hardlineblues.com
BAD DOG BLUES: www.baddogblues.com
BLUES NORTH: http://www.bluesnorth.com
OTTAWA BLUES & JAZZ GUIDES THIS WEEK: www.ottawabluesjazz.ca

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