[Blues-l] Where It's At (Montreal Edition) live blues/roots for the week starting January 30 (and beyond)

John Detcheverry ckutblue@colba.net
Sun Jan 29 17:33:21 EST 2017

Here's Where It's At (Montreal Edition) live blues/roots for the week starting January 30 (and beyond):
FRI FEB 10 & SAT FEB 11 Craig Morrison's Annual Roots of Rock & Roll Concert
8 PM The 20th Annual Roots of Rock and Roll Concert : Oh Canada ! Songs in the Key of Eh?! Oscar Peterson Concert Hall 7141 Sherbrooke Rue O, Montreal, Qc
Featuring Craig Morrison & the Momentz, Vintage Wine, John McDiarmid, Samantha Borgal, Terry Joe "Banjo" Rodrigues, Angeline Gosselin, Pat Loiselle, Rosalie Cerro, and Gerry Kandestin. This year featuring special guests Bowser and Blue, plus, on Saturday only, Cantor Gideon Zelermyer. You will hear pop, rock, folk, country, and blues from a wide range of artists, including Leonard Cohen, Joni Mitchell, The Band, Paul Anka, Anne Murray, Hank Snow, Ian and Sylvia, Steppenwolf, the Guess Who, Neil Young, Gordon Lightfoot, Harmonium, the Diamonds, and many more! Plus some other songs you won’t know were by Canadians! Some songs in the show: Big Yellow Taxi, Born to Be Wild, Both Sides Now, Diana, Farewell to Nova Scotia, Heart of Gold, I’m Movin’ On, Moments to Remember, Pour un Instant, Snowbird, Someday Soon, Sonny’s Dream, Suzanne, Sweet City Woman, These Eyes, You Needed Me. Please Note: The Oscar Peterson Concert Hall no longer prints or sells tickets, so the only place you can get them is from us—with no service charge! Our ticket master is Derek Nichols - you can reach him at ecovia@videotron.ca - be sure to put "tickets" in the subject line so he knows. regular $30; seniors (65+) $25; students $18 https://www.facebook.com/events/774253969391689/
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/ 

Open Jam at Mademoiselle, every Tuesday at 8:00pm. Play the music you want with your friends or strangers. We have a kit, a guitar, a bass and two mics so all you need to bring is the music. Anyone who gets up on stage receives 15% purchases at the bar. Tuesdays 8:00PM-12:00PM Free Entry @ Mademoiselle 5171 Ave du Parc, Montreal, Qc (514) 508-5038 info@mademoiselle-restobar.com  https://www.facebook.com/events/1652752935017214/ 

THURSDAYS 18H-20H Divan Orange Camp présente: Frank Custeau http://divanorange.org/calendrier/ Divan Orange 4234 Boulevard Saint-Laurent, Montreal, Qc

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 Thurs JAN 26 DJ Tony B. Good!!! https://www.facebook.com/events/1705540286425877/ 

@ l'Escalier 552 Sainte-Catherine E. Montreal, Qc FRIDAYS 18h-20h (2e vendredi de mois) BluesReel (Patrick Hutchinson: guitar; John Kerkhoven: harmonica) NEXT FEB 10 BluesReel 6à8, 2e vendredi du mois! https://www.facebook.com/events/1869745309929075/ 

FEB 1 to FEB 22 Blues Harmonica Workshop • Atelier d’Harmonica Blues with John Kerkhoven Winter 2017 4 weeks: February 1 to February 22 Wednesdays 6:30 to 8:00 pm $90
Topics include: cross harp playing, bending notes, blues grooves, blues forms (8-bar, 12-bar), accompanying others, jamming and soloing ... and more! Students must have two harmonicas: one in the key of C and one in the key of A. Hohner Special 20 or equivalent is recommended. Anticipate two hours of practice per week. This course is intended for harmonica players with at least six months’ experience. Call to register: 514 937-7202 http://www.johnkerkhoven.ca/harp/harp_lessons.html 

WED FEB 1 at 8 PM Swift Years @ Blueberry Hill Bistro 16 High Street, Vankleek Hill, On Bob Cussen, mando/vox (also sometimes tenor banjo, bouzouki etc); Patrick Hutchinson, guitars/vox; Suzanne Ungar, bass/vox https://www.facebook.com/events/380184152346954/ 
FRI FEB 3 at 8 PM Rhythm & Soul 3 - The Ladies. We are very excited to announce that on Friday February 3rd @ 8pm our hugely popular Rhythm & Soul Music Night is back to warm up the winter night. This time it’s The Ladies, singing the night away and getting us up and moving to the Rhythm. We are welcoming back the exceptional talents of Kim Richardson, and for the first time to our stage, the Latin Soul stylings of Cindy Chavez. Hudson Village Theatre 28 Wharf Road, Hudson, Qc (450) 458-5361
hvtbox@videotron.ca https://www.facebook.com/events/605435816316633/ 

SAT FEB 4 at 9 PM Swift Years @ Baron Samedi 3135 Masson, Montreal, Qc https://www.facebook.com/events/221484028255373/ 

SAT FEB 4 at 10 PM Juke Joint Rockers @ La Mechante Viree 1463, boul. Lionel-Boulet, local 103, Varennes, Qc Edward John Clarke: voix; George Papafilys: guitare; Drey Butcher: bass; Janic Gingras: drums https://www.facebook.com/events/245430502563762/ 

TUES FEB 7 at 8:30 PM The Firemen @ Bar Le Ritz PDB 179 Jean Talon West, Montreal, Qc https://www.facebook.com/events/1828315094089020/ 

WED FEB 8 at 8 PM Valerie June avec invité spécial Oh Pep "Jazz à l'année" @ Club Soda 1225 St-Laurent, Montreal, Qc https://www.facebook.com/events/663499223818296/

THURS FEB 9 at 9 PM Haraiki Pub presents Jam Night with Louisiana Mudd. Haraiki's Jam Night has become such a great success that it's going to be a regular event, open to everyone. Whether you feel like performing as a group or just playing on your own, we'll find a way to get you on stage and having fun. Drums and amps provided. Hosted by LOUISIANA MUDD featuring Ajo Tomasso, Joe Disalvia, Drey Butcher and Carl Hamel. https://www.facebook.com/events/191509757980400/ 
GRUMPY’S CHICK PICKIN’ MONDAYS 1242 Bishop Street http://chickpickin.wix.com/home http://www.facebook.com/ChickPickinMondays 
Lundi le 30 janvier, 21h30 Host: Aly Marguerite & Old Time Honey Guest: Ali McCormick has been blazing her trail on the Canadian music scene over the past few years with a beat up old Taylor and penchant for befriending all those she meets along the way. She continues to intrigue audiences with her honest and impassioned performances.
Lundi le 6 fevrier, 21h30 Host: Aly Marguerite & Old Time Honey Guest: Corinna Rose; the girls that brought you Chick Pickin Mondays for years are back.. come for the sing along, come for the might, come for the legend!
Lundi le 13 fervrier, 21h30 Host: Aly Marguerite & Old Time Honey Guest: Karen Chung plays the Ukulele and sings
Lundi le 27 fevrier, 21h30 Host: Aly Marguerite & Old Time Honey Guest: Bea Keeler is small and plays huge tunes filled with loveliness and small change. (she’ll be at Place Des Arts Sat May 20) https://www.facebook.com/events/332169173833892/ 
BISTRO À JOJO 1627 St-Denis, Mtl, Qc http://www.bistroajojo.com/ 
JAN 29 Mick Martel/La Messe à Jojo - CARLOS VEIGA
30 Alec McElcheran/SÉGÖYA - Acoustic
31 Mick Martel/SÉGÖYA - Acoustic
FEB 1 Mathieu Rancourt/THE FIVE20s 
2 Alan Springer/UNKLE GROOVE 
3 William Monette/ANDREI NOBBS & ROCK N ROLL TRAIN with Special Guest Pete Dmmc Martelhttps://www.facebook.com/events/264540470634943/ 
5 Guy Mapoko/La Messe à Jojo - CARLOS VEIGA 
6 Mick Martel/STEF DUMONT 
7 Gilbert Charlebois/MARC FECTEAU 
10 Philipe Berghella/KENNY DUPRE & The Sound Brigade 
12 William Monette/La Messe à Jojo - CARLOS VEIGA 
13 Alec McElcheran/BARREN & ACRES - Soir Acoustique 
14 Fredy Freedom/SÉGÖYA - Acoustic 
15 Mick Martel/DWANE DIXON - Acoustic 
16 Mathieu Rancourt/THE HITMEN TRIO 
19 Mick Martel/La Messe à Jojo - CARLOS VEIGA 
20 Alan Springer/ALEC & DAN 
21 Alec McElcheran/MICK MARTEL 
22 Fredy Freedom/FECTEAU POWER TRIO 
23 Philipe Berghella/THE HITMEN TRIO 
24 Marc Fecteau/DWANE DIXON BAND 
26 Dupré & Millaire/La Messe à Jojo - CARLOS VEIGA 
28 Gilbert Charlebois/HALLIE'S DUO 
PUB L'ILE NOIRE 1649 St Denis Les Lundis Let's Blues FREE DANCE NIGHT EVERY MONDAY 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! Introductory class to Blues dance presented by Swing Connexion's teachers at 9pm. https://www.facebook.com/events/373685633003823/  Your hosts: www.ilenoire.com www.swingconnexion.com www.catscorner.ca  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; Kick the Monday blues! Have bigly fun with Deep Blue! Come down to "The House" and party with Deep Blue, the best of blues/jazz fusion. "We come to play" (and have a good time). Celebrate Monday and get your Tarab on. It's gonna be Yuge! https://www.facebook.com/events/359137674484632/ 
Tues Jan 31 @ 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 Feb 1 @ 7:30pm Snooksta and the Gangstas
Sat Feb 4 @ 9:30pm Carolyn Fe Blues Collective https://www.facebook.com/events/1075223539254200/ 

HOUSE OF JAZZ 1639 Boul. de l’Avenir, Laval
SUNDAYS: Snooksta and the Gangstas
Wed Feb 1 @ 7:00pm Graham Chambers
Fri Feb 3 & Sat Feb 4 @ 9:00pm Michelle Sweeney
FULL SCHEDULE: http://houseofjazz.ca/ 
UPSTAIRS’ 1254 MacKay, 514.931.6808 http://upstairsjazz.com/ 
Thurs Feb 2 Bharath and his Rhythm Four is a Montreal based blues band that has won plaudits from some of the greatest exponents of the genre. Their time-stamped authentic style, purist approach and incomparable energy, is 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
BRUTOPIA 1219 Crescent 514-393-9277 http://www.brutopia.net/brutopia.htm 
Fri Feb 3 & Sat Feb 4 Shane Murphy
QUAI DES BRUMES, 4481 rue St-Denis Mtl http://www.quaidesbrumes.ca/ 
Mariposa...le café 5434 Côte St-Luc Montreal H3X 2C5 514-699-5951 https://www.facebook.com/CafeMariposa/ 
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
AQUARIUM CAFE BAR 2923 Masson, Montreal Qc http://www.aquariumcafebar.ca/ 
Friday, February 3, 2017 Carlos Veiga https://www.facebook.com/events/1793375454261435/ 
Saturday, February 4, 2017 Bayou St-Laurent (musiques cajuns & créoles) Carl Rufh (contrebasse, voix) de Montréal & Ormstown, Québec; Carl Rufh: contrebasse, voix; Billy Collier: batterie, percussions, voix; Shawn Pitre: guitare, voix; Catherine Planet: violon, percussions, voix; Antoine Larocque: accordéon, voix; https://www.facebook.com/events/226196117832049/ 
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. 
Jan 31 Cette semaine, vos DJs sont: Victoria McKinlay & Marc-André Roberge aka Tendresse; Cours de base: Raphaelle Dubois-Legrand https://www.facebook.com/events/394108614263523/ 
Feb 21 Medley Jack and Jill avec les PROFS du 88. Always wanted to dance with your teachers? You are not afraid of a little friendly competition? Swingin' Tuesdays are always great at the new Medley Simple Malt, but this Tuesday will be special! This week you can be matched with one of your favourite teachers in a Jack n Jill contest with high stakes!!! What is at stake??? Drinks what else!!! Do not forget to invite your non-dancing friends to the FREE dance lesson happening every Tuesday at 8PM, and so they can cheer you on as you win some drinks to share with them!!! https://www.facebook.com/events/232752287147220/ 
BRASSERIE L'UNIK 805 Decarie, St. Laurent Qc http://maisondubluesunik.blogspot.ca/ https://www.facebook.com/BrasserieUnik/ 
Blues Jam every Thursday night.
Amps provided; bring your own instruments.
Host bands for Thursday night jams:
February 2 - Matt Rock https://www.facebook.com/events/240168963077794/ 
February 9 - Paul Arthur with Raisin' Cain https://www.facebook.com/events/394392474233160/ 
February 16 - Juke Joint Rockers 
February 23 - Lil' Bubba Blues Band
March 2 - Pat Loiselle Trio
Apr 20 Brother Ray Lemelin https://www.facebook.com/events/593272210870613/ 
CALISTOGA BAR & GRILL Plaza Pointe-Claire, 235 Boulevard Saint Jean (Donegani & Maywood) 514-
630-7577 http://www.calistogagrill.ca/ 
Thurs Feb 2 Pete Dawg & John McGale
Fri Feb 10 Paul Deslauriers
DUFFY’S 1060 Ch. Herron, Dorval, Qc (514) 631-8962 http://www.duffysmtl.com/events.html 
Jam Wednesdays & Fridays
Jam Hosts: 
Wed Feb 1 Ross De Costa https://www.facebook.com/events/233724887075810/ 
Fri Feb 3 The Tustin Bros https://www.facebook.com/events/175292462954297/ 
SMOKED MEAT PETE, 283, 1st Avenue, Île Perrot, Quebec (514) 425-6068  http://www.smokemeatpete.com/Home.htm 
January 29 @ 1:00 am - March 3 @ 12:00 pm Vacation….. ” Gone Fishing ” See you Back on March 4th for My Annual Birthday Bash!!
March 4 @ 9:00 am - March 5 @ 3:00 am Smoke Meat Pete Birthday Bash !!!! 
BAR LE ST-LAURENT 283 Notre Dame, Repentigny http://www.lesaint-laurentbar.com 
Samedi 4 Fev Martin Deschamp , Breen Leboeuf et Ricky Paquet dans (Leboeufdeschamp) 
billet 30$ show priver reste de Bon billet place réserver 450-581-5651 https://www.facebook.com/events/740491449450562/ 
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John Detcheverry
Cha Cha Cha In Blue, CKUT FM 90,3 Montreal
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