Shake off them winter blues at the Ship Pub with some of the finest Blues talent in Atlantic Canada!
❄ Beauwater ❄
With the release of their second studio album in 2016, Beauwater has become one of the fastest-growing acts in Atlantic Canada, earning the 2017 ECMA Award for Blues Recording of the Year, and a career total of 5 MusicNL Award Nominations. The Blues/Rock power trio made up of Jonathon Reid on Guitar/Vocals, Michael Maddox on Drums and Greg Newhook on Bass, deliver a unique modern take on the blues, with influences like Buddy Guy, Gary Clark Jr, The Allman Brothers and John Mayer, their original music combines a range of sounds into a heavy-hitting, energetic show that’s sure to please.
❄ Denis Parker and the Modern Saints ❄
With a career spanning nearly 50 years, Denis Parker had already established himself as a force to be reckoned with, recording at the likes of Abbey Road Studio, before moving to NL from London, England in 1972. Since then, Denis has remained in the spotlight on the Canadian Blues scene, performing across the country with some of Canada’s biggest players, and releasing countless recordings. Joined by John Clarke on Guitar, Mick Davis on Bass and Elliot Dicks on Drums, The Modern Saints are not to be missed.
❄ Dave Mundy and the Best Kind ❄
During his 25 years of performance experience, Dave Mundy delivered his brand of Delta Blues to audiences all over North and South America before landing in NL, forming the Best Kind blues band with Dave Hill on Bass, Rock Harley on Drums and Phil Drover on the Guitar, and earning a 2015 MusicNL Award Nomination for Blues Recording of the Year.
Admission is $10 at the door, show starts at 10:30PM!