I wrote and recorded the title track of my album Good Fair World in 2008. This was long before covid, proud boys, or the Russian invasion of Ukraine.
We’re back! And this time we are the opening act for Angel Forrest. This is going to be amazing AND I get to play on one of their gorgeous grand pianos.
Back again by popular demand! Join these multi-blues award winners deemed “Masters of Old School Blues” by Blues Revue Magazine for a fun filled Thursday night of blues! With an all star band: Jan Randall on Piano, Jack Lavin on bass, and Ross Hall on Drums, this show will feature more songs from their exciting collection of classic and original blues favourites. Highlighted by Diana’s authentic blues vocal sound and legendary multi-instrumentalist Chris Whiteley on slide guitar, harmonica and trumpet, this promises to be a memorable night of great music. Don’t miss this dynamic “real deal” duo before they head back east.
1967 and I’m a busboy at Zorba’s standing behind a keyboard player, entranced. Various bands would haul Hammond B3’s and Leslies down 2 flights of stairs for a gig that likely paid them about the same as what I was making- and why?
Since receiving a facebook message from guitarist Terry Medd last year, my life has taken a dramatic change for the best., I had not connected with Terry for nearly 40 years. Back then we were both part of the Edmonton live music scene and had played in a couple of bands together.
RHYTHM TRAIN pulls into THE LOFT every THURSDAY 6pm-9pm starting Feb. 10
Vancouver music legend Brandon Isaak invited me to sit in with his trio a few nights ago for his show at Hermann’s and magic was made.
So many new projects on my plate now I barely know where to start. Laying down tracks for what is still a secret recording project that will knock everyone’s socks RIGHT off!
MAMA DANCED! LJ Mounteney’s new Blues and Roots Album- In late 2019, Veteran engineer Ken Burke connected LJ MountenEY with Blues legend Jack Lavin to produce and record an authentic album of Blues and Roots… One pandemic and 2 years later it is almost complete. The project includes some of the finest musicians, singers, songwriters and engineers in the country!