News

Recording

Exciting news! The Bluesland Horn Band has launched it's new, fifth album "Keep It In the Shadows" this year. This is bold horn band music! You'll hear blues-based music infused with soul/jazz, funk, gospel, western swing all the way to mid-60's R&B. This is dance music! This is hurtin' and happy music. Well written and well played with special musical guests. Music supporters from around the globe have been downloading the product from sites such as Itunes and CD Baby and providing encouraging feedback on the band's great sound and broad approach to roots music. The Toronto Blues Society music review of the previous “Let’s Go Dancing” album concludes with “this band sure sounds good!”. No less a blues master than Buddy Guy has played the band’s songs on his radio show saying “you’ll be hearing more from this great Canadian band”! Albums two, three and four; "Down In New Orleans", "Radio Waves" and "Let's Go Dancing" are available for download on approved sites such as itunes and CD Baby and through authorized streaming sites. For information on purchasing the first Bluesland Album "1st Street" use the contact email on this site.

Upcoming Gigs

2019
January 6, 2:00 - 4:00 PM  Ironwood Stage and Grill, Calgary Blues Brunch
February 28 - Blues Can
March 2 - Mardi Gras at The Calgary Petroleum Club
March 23 - The Blind Beggar, Calgary for Blues Night
March 29/30, 9:00 - 1:00 AM The Blues Can, Calgary
May 4 - afternoon - feature band at the East Coulee Springfest
May 4 - evening - Lacombe Memorial Center w. guest band
Oct 4/5 - Blues Can - cancelled due to wrist injury
Dec 28/29 - Blues Can
Bluesland has just released it's new fifth album "Keep It In the Shadows". This is bold horn band music! You'll hear blues-based music infused with soul/jazz, funk, gospel, western swing all the way to mid-60's R&B. This is dance music! This is hurtin' and happy music. Well written and well played with special musical guests.

Cheers

The Bluesland Horn Band salutes those music associations, radio DJs, live music clubs, booking agents and especially the fans who support the efforts of musicians who create and perform original music. Here's to freedom of expression in music.

Bluesland Horn Band nominated for “Midnight Shopping”

The Bluesland Horn Band has been nominated for Blues Recording of the Year for "Midnight Shopping" by the YYC Music Association!