[Blues-l] Where It's At (Montreal Edition) live blues/roots for the week starting November 21 (and beyond)

John Detcheverry ckutblue@colba.net
Sun Nov 20 17:21:49 EST 2016

Here's Where It's At (Montreal Edition) live blues/roots for the week starting November 21 (and beyond):
The Twentieth Annual Maple Blues Awards
The Maple Blues Awards is Canada’s national blues awards program. Its goal is to promote blues music across Canada, and to recognize outstanding achievement in the field. Voting is open until 11:59 PM Pacific Standard Time December 1st, 2016. The winners of the Twentieth Annual Maple Blues Awards will be announced at the Annual Maple Blues Awards Gala in Toronto, on Monday, January 23, 2017 at TELUS Centre for the Performing Arts: Koerner Hall at the Royal Conservatory of Music. To vote go to http://www.mapleblues.ca/ 
Sutton en Blues is an annual series that takes place on the Saturdays of October and November. It showcases but the best Canadian Bluesmen and Blueswomen, most of them Award winners. For more than a decade, the series has been hosted at L'Auberge des Appalaches in Sutton. Under the guidance of the innovative chef John Kostuik, the Inn has gained the reputation of being one the best tables in the region. http://suttonenblues.com 

AUBERGE DES APPALACHES 234 MAPLE, SUTTON QC J0E 2K0 450-538-5799 877-533-5799 info@auberge-appalaches.com 
TUESDAYS (1st Tuesday every month): JAM NIGHT @ Rosewood. From seasoned pros to veteran jammers to breakout songwriters, this is a great spot for networking your newest projects or simply for getting up on the stage and letting out the demons. Or just come by for a friendly vibe and great music! Special guest host each night, including Jonas, Quebec Rockstar and Partner at Rosewood 60 rue St-Jacques Montreal, QC (514) 843-8585 http://rosewoodmontreal.com/ 

THURSDAYS Les Jeudis Rock N Roll au Clébard. Dès 20h les jeudis, viens bouger sur le rythme de la musique Rock N’ Roll des années 50! Les danseurs de Jive Studio et de Swing connexion vont te transformer en expert du Rockabilly Jive! ENTRÉE GRATUITE! 4557 rue St-Denis Montreal, QC H2J 2L4 (514) 903-4456

Jeudis Nov 3, 10, 17 Divan Orange Camp avec Cou coupé https://www.facebook.com/events/885231924909653/  
Divan Orange 4234 Boulevard Saint-Laurent, Montreal, Qc 

@ l'Escalier 552 Sainte-Catherine E. Montreal, Qc FRIDAYS 18h-20h (2e vendredi de mois) BluesReel (Patrick Hutchinson: guitar; John Kerkhoven: harmonica)

WED NOV 23 at 6 PM Paul Arthur & Raisin' Cain @ Bar Le LAB - Quartier des Spectacles 279 rue Sainte-Catherine Est, Montreal, Qc https://www.facebook.com/events/321370921565682/ 

WED NOV 23 at 9 PM BluesReel au Baron Samédi, 4e mercredi du mois @ Baron Samedi 3135 Masson, Montreal, Qc Patrick Hutchinson, guitare; John Kerkhoven, harmonica www.bluesreel.com https://www.facebook.com/events/1761493094100076/ 

THURS NOV 24 at 7 PM BluesReel au Coeurdevillage Bistro Culturel 680 Saint Régis, Saint Isidore, Qc www.bluesreel.com https://www.facebook.com/events/1150235605068285/ 

FRI NOV 25 at 7:30 PM Hello Darlin' presents: Michael Jerome Browne cd release concert for his cd "Can't Keep A Good Man Down" @ Petit Campus 57 Prince Arthur East Montreal Qc; Doors 7:30 pm - Show: 8:00 pm $20 advance, $23 at the door / $10 advance, $13 at the door for student https://www.facebook.com/events/729704990519872/ 

FRI NOV 25 at 7:30 PM 40th Anniversary Celebration of The Last Waltz. Fresh off the sold-out Bob Dylan 75th Birthday Tribute Show at Club Soda, Mitch Melnick’s Billy Bob Productions is back with an event honouring one of the most important nights in Rock ’n’ Roll history. The Last Waltz 40th Anniversary Celebration @Théâtre Corona 2490 Notre-Dame Ouest, Montreal, Qc http://www.mitchmelnick.com/category/events/  https://www.facebook.com/events/1072579272829773/ 

FRI NOV 25 at 9:30 PM Mess Around is a maximum r&b and soul dance party, with the sole aim of getting everyone sweaty and shaking like they just don't care on the dancefloor. DJs New Breed Nick and Ben Shulman are veteran Montreal 45rpm collectors, and they would like nothing more than to see you dancing like crazy at their next party! Monthly @ Divan Orange 4234 Boulevard Saint-Laurent, Montreal, Qc. https://www.facebook.com/events/1700089780310434/ 

SAT NOV 26  at 9 PM Freaks and Burlesque! Old Time Honey + The History of Gunpowder @ O Patro Vys 356 ave du Mont-Royal Est, Montreal, Qc https://www.facebook.com/events/1635510746748684/ 

FRI DEC 2 at 8 PM George Papafilys & T-Bone Terry acoustic duo night @ Café Saint-Paul 345 Boulevard Taschereau,, La Prairie, Qc T-Bone Terry: voix, harmonica; George Papafilys: guitare https://www.facebook.com/events/1709516876038546/ 

SAT DEC 3 at 8:30 PM Jim Zeller @ Biere au Menu 71 Montée Gagnon, Bois-des-Filion, Qc 10$ Pour réservation 450.621.0611 https://www.facebook.com/events/1793146550966452/ 

SAT DEC 3 at 10 PM Triple Threat Blues Band @ Le Cerbère Resto-pub 313, rue St-Georges, Saint-Jérôme, Qc. Judy Ann: vocals, keyboards; George Papafilys: guitar, vocals; Bill Timotheatos: bass, vocals; Janic Gingras: drums https://www.facebook.com/events/1572846263022903/ 

SUN DEC 4 Bands For Baskets 11th Edition at 5 PM @ CALISTOGA BAR & GRILL Plaza Pointe-Claire, 235 Boulevard Saint Jean (Donegani & Maywood) 514-630-7577 http://www.calistogagrill.ca/ 
Some of our best Montreal bands get together every year to raise money to help the West Island Mission provide holiday baskets for those who are in need. A $10.00 donation at the door gets you in to witness 6 of Montreal’s best acts do their thing and help out at this holiday time of year. 100% of the proceeds goes to Kiwanis. Non-perishable food items are welcome.
5 PM This Is True!
6 PM Cariolyn Fe
8PM Steve Rowe The Urban Bluesman Band with Special Guest George Papafilys
9PM Roxfield Point
10PM The Watchcats
For more info see www.bandsforbaskets.com https://www.facebook.com/events/1328085890575022/ 

SUN DEC 4 at 6 PM (Spectacle vers 20 hrs) Souper Spectacle avec Carl Tremblay & Jim Zeller @ Resto Le Célébrité Burger-bar 3495 Taschereau St-Hubert, Longueuil, Qc. L'Admission pour le Spectacle est de 20 $ (+ Repas Obligatoire); Les Consommations ainsi que le pourboire ne sont pas inclus); Réservations, communiquez avec Pierre ou Lucie au 450.678.5050 https://www.facebook.com/events/1768675386704803/
GRUMPY’S CHICK PICKIN’ MONDAYS 1242 Bishop Street http://chickpickin.wix.com/home http://www.facebook.com/ChickPickinMondays 
Lundi le 21 novembre, 21h30 Host: Aly Marguerite & Old Time Honey; Guest: Alex Vissia likes her whiskey straight & her guitar crunchy. Vissia  has a penchant for belting it out and telling it like it is, Vissia (VISS-ee-yah) lets her prairie upbringing and no-nonsense attitude come through in her skillful, honest songwriting and powerful voice. As fresh and crisp as Alberta mountain dew, yet as tastefully gritty as the rocks it falls on, Vissia's sound will grab you by the ears and punch you in the heart. https://www.facebook.com/events/1115282418591910/ 
BISTRO À JOJO 1627 St-Denis, Mtl, Qc http://www.bistroajojo.com/ 
NOV 20 Dupré & Millaire/La Messe à Jojo - CARLOS VEIGA
21 Alan Springer/EDDIE PAUL - Soir Acoustique
22 Pastel/MICK MARTEL - Soir Acoustique
23 William Monette/FECTEAU POWER TRIO
24 Marc Fecteau/DWANE DIXON BAND
25 Pastel/HOMMAGE THE DOORS - Feast of Friends
26 Mathieu Rancourt/LES MARSHALLS
27 Dupré & Millaire/La Messe à Jojo - CARLOS VEIGA 
28 FERMÉ-CLOSED - réparations & ménage général
29 Gilbert Charlebois/STEPHAN DUMONT - Soir Acoustique
30 Mathieu Rancourt/THE HITMEN TRIO
PUB L'ILE NOIRE 1649 St Denis Les Lundis Let’s Blues http://www.ilenoire.com/ dès 21h00. 
Pub L’Île Noire, Swing Connexion and Cat’s Corner are very happy to offer you fabulous evenings of dancing and music every Monday night at 1649 St-Denis! Whether you're a dancer or a Blues music lover, join us for the next edition of Lundis Let’s Blues! The evening: - Introductory class to Blues dance presented by Swing Connexion's teachers at 9pm; Our DJ this week: Mélisande "Melicious" Leduc! Your hosts: www.ilenoire.com www.swingconnexion.com www.catscorner.ca  https://www.facebook.com/events/139579279851719/ 
SUNDAYS à 18h30, cours de Rockabilly Jive et danse sociale le reste de la soirée avec DJ sur place.
HOUSE OF JAZZ 2060 Aylmer, Montreal, Qc (514) 842-8656 
MONDAYS @ 7:30pm: John Beaudine and Deep Blue; Celebrate Summer!! Party with Deep Blue, the best of blues/jazz fusion. Our guys have played with Nina Simone, James Cotton, Buddy Guy, Otis Rush, Big Mama Thornton, Brian Lee, Junior Wells, Eddie “Cleanhead” Vinson and many others. An all-star band with Peter Mika, Johnny Beaudine, Ben Comeau, Jeffrey Simons. We'll take you on a musical ride to Chicago, New York and New Orleans and all stops on the way! https://www.facebook.com/events/1192884137457862/ 
Tues Nov 22 @ 7:30pm Love, Laugh and Real talk! Our Diva Michelle Sweeney will offer you a colorful evening with a mix of humor, games and Broadway-style music. Accompanied by the legendary Taurey Butler on piano for a cabaret atmosphere worthy of the House of Jazz.
Wed Nov 23 @ 7:30pm Snooksta and the Gangstas 

HOUSE OF JAZZ 1639 Boul. de l’Avenir, Laval
SUNDAYS: Snooksta and the Gangstas
Thurs Nov 24 @ 7:00pm  Fri Nov 25 & Sat Nov 26 @ 9:00pm  Michelle Sweeney
FULL SCHEDULE: http://houseofjazz.ca/ 
UPSTAIRS’ 1254 MacKay, 514.931.6808 http://upstairsjazz.com/ 
Sat Nov 26 3-time Juno award winner Kim Richardson has accompanied such artists as Celine Dion, Corey Hart, Gregory Charles, Dan Bigras, Isabelle Boulay, Diane Dufresne, Lara Fabian, Garou, Murray Head, Éric Lapointe, Ginette Reno, Barry White, Stevie Wonder, Robert Palmer, Bruno Pelletier, Roch Voisine, Nanette Workman, just to name a few.  Kim Richardson: vocals; Adrian Vedady: bass; John Sadowy: piano; Jim Hillman: drums. 8.30pm: $16,50; 10.15pm: $11,50; 11.30pm: Free
Thurs Dec 1 Bharath and his Rhythm Four are inspired by the great American bluesmen who once scoured the juke joints of Chicago and the Midwest. 8pm: $10; 9.15pm: $10; 10.30pm: Free
Fri Dec 2 Alex Pangman. Although Alex Pangman grew up a couple of generations late to have sung with Teddy Wilson, the vibrant young vocalist is proud to be known as Canada's Sweetheart of Swing. 8.30pm $15; 10.15pm 10$; 11.30pm: Free
Mariposa...le café 5434 Côte St-Luc Montreal H3X 2C5 514-699-5951
Every Thursday 52 weeks a year Mariposa Thursday Open Mic 7pm to 10pm Acoustic/Electric
*sign-up from 6pm
*All shows $10 cover; Info by text or phone @ 514-699-5951 Victor Labelle
Fri Nov 25 @ 19h BluesReel https://www.facebook.com/events/408063266248851/ 
Sat Nov 26 @ 19h Steve Rowe en trio avec George Papafilys & Ray Farquhar https://www.facebook.com/events/191733647946533/ 
AQUARIUM CAFE BAR 2923 Masson, Montreal Qc http://www.aquariumcafebar.ca/ 
Vendredi 25 novembre 2016 Les 2 Guitares (Jazz Manouche) Michel St-Pierre et Jonathan Charbonneau
Samedi 26 novembre 2016 Jean-François Beaupré https://www.facebook.com/events/1547894161903268/ 
Vendredi 2 décembre 2016 Romain Malagnoux (Chanson)
Samedi 3 décembre 2016 Steve Rowe & Rick d'Opera Blues Explosion https://www.facebook.com/events/576554702555394/ 
PETIT MEDLEY 6206 St-Hubert Mtl http://lepetitmedley.ca/ 
Mardi 20H Bar Lounge Les Mardis Swing; COUR GRATUIT 20H: Swing (Traditionel) sous la direction des professeurs du Studio 88-SWING. Suivi par une soirée Swing de 21h à 3h avec DJ. This week, your DJs are: Cette semaine, vos DJs sont: TBA
BRASSERIE L'UNIK 805 Decarie, St. Laurent Qc http://maisondubluesunik.blogspot.ca/ https://www.facebook.com/BrasserieUnik/?fref=ts 
Blues Jam every Thursday night.
Amps provided; bring your own instruments.
Host bands for Thursday night jams:
November 24 - John Gordon Blues Project
December 1 - Lil' Bubba Blues Band
CALISTOGA BAR & GRILL Plaza Pointe-Claire, 235 Boulevard Saint Jean (Donegani & Maywood) 514-630-7577 http://www.calistogagrill.ca/ 
Thurs Dec 1 Kevin Mark Band
DUFFY’S 1060 Ch. Herron, Dorval, Qc (514) 631-8962 http://www.duffysmtl.com/events.html 
Blues Jam Mondays; Wednesday Jam: All Styles Welcome
Jam Hosts: 
WED NOV 23 Pat Loiselle https://www.facebook.com/events/215521955548040/ 
WED NOV 30 Paul Arthur https://www.facebook.com/events/691492077683585/ 
SMOKED MEAT PETE, 283, 1st Avenue, Île Perrot, Quebec (514) 425-6068  http://www.smokemeatpete.com/Home.htm 
20. Paolo Stante Band Jam Night 7:30-10 Pm
21. Blue Steel Jam Night 7:30- 10 Pm
22. Jimmy James Jam Night 7:30 - 10 Pm
23. Souled Jam Night 7:30-10 Pm
24. The Devil Dawgs Jam Night 8- Midnight
25. Brian Greenway's Attic Dust Show 6-8 Pm
25. Alec Mc Elcheran Band 9 Pm- 1 am
26. Smokin' Pete Power Hour 6-8 Pm
26. Lucas Haneman 9-1 am
27. Derek Falls Jam Night 7:30- 10 Pm
28. Better Day's Jam Night 7:30 - 10 Pm
29. Jimmy James Jam Night 7:30- 10 Pm
30. Lil Bubba Blues Band Jam Night 7:30 - 10 Pm
Montreal Guitar Society www.societedeguitaredemontreal.org info@societedeguitaredemontreal.org 

Sunday, November 27, 2016, 3H00 PM Youth Concert and Guitar Ensembles
Each year the Montreal Guitar Society organises a concert allowing young guitar soloists to be heard and appreciated. This year, you will hear the best talents recruited from the various universities in Montreal. GSM would like to thank the Domaine Forget for offering a scholarship to one of the participants. The recipient of this scholarship will be chosen through a raffle. Location: Church Saint-René Goupil 4251 Parc René Goupil, Montréal. Admission: Free tickets available at the door.
Information and registration: 514-872-6131 societedeguitaredemontreal@gmail.com 
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John Detcheverry
Cha Cha Cha In Blue, CKUT FM 90,3 Montreal
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