Calgary’s Bluesland is an eight piece horn band in the classic tradition who’s members have graced the stages of festivals and shows throughout North America and Europe. Blues fans may remember the band which played through Western Canada from 1998 to 2004, releasing one album called “1st Street”. The band was reformed in 2013 by Producer Terry Medd.
The band’s repertoire of originals and covers ranges through styles such as:
- Classic Rhythm and Blues, songs from Motown to Memphis
- Funk and Soul/Jazz
- 2nd Line New Orleans grooves with just a touch of Gospel
- Jazz/rock from the classic era
- And straight up shuffle Blues
The members of this group have backed a who’s who list of stars in the blues, jazz and R&B fields as well as appearing on numerous albums. Yes they are experienced! In Bluesland featuring The Cold Sweat Horns you will hear them, not as anonymous side men, but as the main act. Enjoy your trip to Bluesland!