Double Header Concert & Dance
On Saturday, October 21, 2006 CBMA is pleased to present Juno Award Winner (Best Blues Album) Kenny "Blues Boss" Wayne" in concert at Victoria Park Community Hall at 9:00 pm. Dance to follow with The Mocking Shadows Rhythm & Blues Revue.
Kenny 'Blues Boss' Wayne
Kenny 'Blues Boss' Wayne, the 2006 JUNO Award-winner for "Blues Album of the Year," is known for his charismatic and energetic performances. HIs rockin' blues and boogie-woogie piano are spiced with a taste of Kansas City Swing and New Orleans Rhythm, while his warm vocal style adds a West Coast blues sound. The 'Blues Boss' has made many headline appearances under his own name, and has backed artists including Charles Mingus, Jimmy Reed, Sonny Rhodes, Joe Louis Walker, and Jeff Healey. Winner of this year's JUNO Award for "Best Blues Album', Kenny has garnered numerous other awards and recognition for his performances, song-writing, and recordings. For this show Kenny 'Blues Boss" Wayne will be backed by a band featuring Calgary's finest in blues, including the great Donald Ray Johnson.
Mocking Shadows Rhythm & Blues Revue
This 7-piece band is one of Calgary's favourites, amazing crowds with their massive repertoire and their energetic blend of R&B and blues, roots, funk, soul, and reggae grooves... "R&B and Blues with horn lines that stir up the muck like a 100-horse powered hoover"