The Okanagan Blues Harvest September 5th 2009
The White Rock Blues Society will be proud to present; The Okanagan Blues Harvest this September at the Rhumba Room. John Lee Sanders Sherman Doucette Chris Nordquist...drums. Dennis Marcenko....Bass Brandon Isaak.....Guitar Jerry Cook....Sax Derry Byrne......Trumpet Here's just a little backgrounder on John Lee Sanders. From his Website. â€œOne of the Hottest Bluesmen on the Sceneâ€ Salmon Arm Roots & Blues Fest. This 2008 Western Canada Music Award nominee does it allâ€¦. A Singer, Songwriter and triple threat on piano, saxophone and guitar, he is gaining a following in concerts throughout North America and Europe. His songs have nominations for a WC Handy blues song of the year, a 2007 Emmy award, and appear on Grammy nominated recordings of major artists. A new Canadian resident, John Lee brings New Orleans Jazz, blues and gospel roots from his hometown in Louisiana. This man has performed with Willie Nelson, John Lee Hooker, Freddie King, Dr. John, Chuck Berry, Jimmy Page of Led Zeppelin, Tower of Power, Stevie Wonder and many others.