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Diana Braithwaite and Chris Whiteley at Park Town Hotel

February 21, 2015 @ 6:30 pm

As the venerable jazz and blues bible DOWNBEAT MAGAZINE said about Diana Braithwaite and Chris Whiteley: “It’s a rare and good thing when two talented performers join forces”. Audiences, critics, and blues lovers all over North America and Europe seem to agree.

Entrée will include a plated meal served at your table of a salad, chicken supreme, and a dessert.
(Vegetarian and Vegan options available)

Their first CD collaboration in 2005, MORNING SUN, garnered rave reviews, extensive air play, and led to multiple Canadian MAPLE BLUES AWARD nominations, including Album of the year, and Acoustic Act of the year. Their second albums, also recorded for the Electro-Fi label, NIGHT BIRD BLUES was extremely well received, with great reviews and airplay internationally. It led to them being awarded 3 MAPLE BLUES AWARDS in January 2010, including being recognized as SONGWRITERS OF THE YEAR. Their third Electro-Fi release, DeltaPhonic, led to more Maple Blues Awards, and reached number 1 on B.B. Kings Bluesville XM Sirius satellite radio network. Collectively they have been awarded 9 MAPLE BLUES AWARDS and 6 JUNO Nominations.

Don’t miss this exciting award winning blues couple that have toured the UK, Russia and Europe multiple times along with many Canadian and American shows

Details

Date:
February 21, 2015
Time:
6:30 pm

Organizer

Saskatoon Blues Society
Website:
http://www.facebook.com/SaskatoonBluesSociety

Venue

Saskatoon, Saskatchewan