thanks to tbs, and fun times ahead!

January 23, 2013

what a lovely time at the 2013 toronto blues summit, and of course at the mapleblues awards. congrats to all the winners, and thanks to everyone involved for making it such a fun time for us all. had a great time too at hugh’s room all weekend for the way i feel 2013, the 11th [...]

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some wonderful wonderful news

October 30, 2012

one, two, THREE mapleblues nominations this year! hooray and fiddle-dee-dee. this is magnificent. broad was nominated for best recording of the year, and i got a couple of noms for songwriter and female vocalist of the year. can’t wait for the awards show – this year i’ll keep it to one dress only.

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what a wonderful weekend!

September 11, 2012

i had such a fun time playing at the taste of the kingsway, and at the cove in westport – such different shows (one a 7 piece, one an acoustic trio), but such love at both! i am so lucky to do what i do. next stop – the contact east conference in fredericton, NB. [...]

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Gimme the night! And a radio feature…

June 27, 2012

Last night myself and the daily special had the great honor of opening for the magical George Benson. What a treat! And last weekend I was featured on the Bluesmobile, with Elwood blues, and they played a bunch of my tracks, plus a bunch of friends. It played on hundreds of stations worldwide. I am [...]

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canada live recording coming up

January 19, 2012

on feb 23, myself and the band will share the bill with tanika charles at hugh’s room for a canada live recording. this is my last big show in toronto for awhile, so i hope you will make it out to see me and the daily special rock the joint, as well as listen to [...]

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good times and big news

January 13, 2012

it’s been a blast these last few months, since the album came into the world. played massey hall, got lots of sweet cbc radio airtime, and this monday i’m going to co-host the maple blues awards with shakura s’aida at koerner hall…now that the new year is here, and all kinds of new things are [...]

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thanks a million

November 10, 2011

the launch party was a blast, one of my favorite shows of my entire LIFE! what a treat to play with such an awesome band, and thanks so much to raoul and the big time for playing the closing set and rockin’ the joint. so very looking forward to playing the black sheep next weekend, [...]

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tonight is the night!

November 3, 2011

i am so excited and delighted that tonight is the launch party. so many friends to see, so many esteemed colleagues to play with, so many songs to unleash live. the end of a long journey, the celebration, the beginning of a new one. it’s a little like a wedding, or a birth. i’m elated.

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playing with fire

October 14, 2011

just a note, now, to those of you who have started listening to the record…first off, thanks for your support. a few people have expressed their discomfort with my cover of randy newman’s classic ‘god’s song’…that song made me feel so uncomfortable too, the first time i heard it. but i had to have more [...]

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can’t wait to party!

October 5, 2011

i hope you will all join me at the lula lounge on november 3rd for my cd release party! we hit the stage at 8pm sharp! with raoul and the big time playing afterwards…special bandmates include sean cotton, champagne james robertson, brad ‘the hammer’ hart, jay hay, chris roberts, richard underhill, paul reddick, nigel hebblewhite [...]

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